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Daigotsu family


Clan: Spider Clan 
Founded: 12th century 
Daimyo: Daigotsu Kanpeki

The Daigotsu family was comprised of members of the Lost who followed Daigotsu. [1]

History Edit

Creation Edit

The Daigotsu family was formed when Daigotsu founded the City of the Lost, a warrior family in his name, following the same conventions of fealty, obedience, and social rank as the Empire, but enlisting only Tainted and Lost bushi. [2] Since Daigotsu founded the Spider Clan, the Daigotsu family had become the ruling family of the Spider, and the greatest proponents of Shourido. [3] The Daimyo of the family was the Champion of the Spider Clan. [4]

Great Clan Edit

Great many of the Daigotsu were Tainted, used on the front lines of the Colonies. Those who accepted Daigotsu's touch had willingly accepted a greater risk and shorter life. Few Tainted Daigotsu rose high in the command structure of the family. [4]

Politics Edit

Daigotsu Daimyo Edit

The Spider Clan Champion had always been the daimyo of the Daigotsu family. [4]

Vassals of the Daigotsu Edit

The following were the vassal families of the Daigotsu:

See also Edit


  1. Secrets of the Shadowlands, p. 10
  2. Great Clans, p. 266
  3. Masters of Court, p. 119
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 The Organization of the Spider Clan, by Seth Mason

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