What does Shinobu sword say?
The engravings on Shinobu’s sword reads “evil demon” (悪鬼, akki) on the right side of the blade, and “destroy/kill” (滅殺, messatsu) on the left side of the blade.
Is Shinobu’s sword a katana?
Shinobu is a master swordswoman who wields a lavender-blue Nichirin blade, a katana style blade made of scarlet ore and engraved with the words “destroyer of demons”.
Why does Shinobu have different swords?
Shinobu laces the tip of the sword with poison that is highly potent. This poison is crafted using numerous ingredients, but the main ingredient is the wisteria plant. The extracts are quite dangerous for demons and are used in creating this poison. This is why Shinobu’s sword is designed in that particular manner.