|Weapon Type:||Magic orb|
|5th Weapon:||Demon's Breath|
|Significant Battle(s):|| Inabayama Castle|
|First appearance:||Samurai Warriors|
Role in the gamesEdit
Samurai Warriors 2Edit
In Samurai Warriors 2, Kanbei is a generic officer, who mostly appears in Hideyoshi's campaigns after Nobunaga Oda's death. His only prominent role is in the Battle of Odawara Castle (West), in which he brings the engineers who built Azuchi Castle to the battlefield to make the Makeshift Castle.
- Masaya Takatsuka - Samurai Warriors 2 - 3 (Japanese)
- "There is only one fool who would mourn my death. And he will soon be gone."
- "I will not lie to a dying man."
- -- Kanbei to Hanbei at the latter's deathbed, Samurai Warriors 3.
Kanbei Kuroda was the son of Mototaka Kuroda, a samurai originally from Bizen who ended up in the service of the Odera of Harima. In 1569 Kanbei defeated the troops of the Akamatsu, who had come to besiege Himegi castle.
Kanbei later led Hideyoshi Toyotomi's vangourd in the Chugoku campaign. He also served in the conquest of Shikoku and Kyushu and recieved the fief of six districts of Buzen province worth 120,000 koku. He attended Hideaki Kobayakawa in the invasion of Korea.
During the time of Sekigahara he fought in Kyushu, helping capture the castles of Usuki, Yanagawa and Kurume.