Meirou Gogyou is a seated officer in the Kido Corps. He serves under Michio.
|Occupation||Kido Corps Seated Officer; Opening the Senkaimon Gate|
Shigekuni Yamamoto-Genryusai (Step Father) Unnamed Mother
Meirou appears as a 20 year old male with a light blue hair and grey eyes. He wears a standard hakama with a black cape over it. He walks with a cane which may be his Zanpakuto. He also wears multiple gold accessories on his arms. He carries a wakazashi on his waist.
Quite calm and cool, Meirou has a deep sense of hope for the Soul Society. He is quite wise, being the adoptive son of former Commander-General Shigekuni Yamamoto-Genryusai. Unlike most who would want power from their fathers vast Power, Meirou wants to keep his place as a seated officer and work up like everybody else.
Flash Step Master- He is skilled in the art of Flash Step, being able to keep up with most Lieutanants.
Kido Master- As a member of the Kido Corps, Meirou is skilled highly in the art of Kido. He can use high leveled Kido to a great extent.
Swordsmanship Specialist- He is skilled at fighting with swords, even though he has not been seen using his own Zanpakuto in battle, he wields a small wakizashi with ease.
Unlike most, Meirou has two Zanpakuto. One is sealed inside of his cane. It has a green handle and square guard. The blade is flat and has the word hope engraved on it. His other Zanpakuto is sealed as a wakazashi. The handle is blue with a diamond pattern and has no guard.
- The katana's name is Yanagi (lit. Willow) and the Wakazashi's name is Rikkido (lit. Liquid). Yanagi's release phrase is Sunapuu (Snap) and Rikkido's release phrase is Tekika (lit. Drip).
Shikai- In Shikai, Yanagi and Rikkido become two large iron swords. The handles are light brown and have indents on the backs. Yanagi has the ablity to read minds and can control large roots from the ground. Rikkido can fire energy blasts from mid through long range.
Growing up to a lower noble family during the begining of Soul Society, Meirou's widowed mother met a young Shinigami who was Captain of the 8th Division. They married and the man became Meirou's adoptive father. Meirou loved him and though of him as a role model. When the man became Commander General, Meirou joined the Gotei 13, but turned down a role as Captain from his father. He joined the Kido Corps during its beginings and mastered the art of Kido. He is one of the Gotei's best.
- His weakest point is his allergies. He is alergic to most foods, plants, and animals making it hard to get around.
- His Step Father is Commander General Shigekuni Yamamoto-Genryusai.