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Sano Reiko is a freelance detective and the wife of Sano Ichirō. She is the only daughter of Magistrate Ueda. Her children are Masahiro and Akiko.

Physical description[]

Reiko is short with a slender build. She has black, petal shaped eyes set within an oval face. Upon marrying Sano, she has her teeth dyed black. Her long, glossy black hair is usually done up in the mature style reserved for married women.


Determined and headstrong, Reiko has a strong sense of justice and morality.


Born in the tenth year of the Kanbun era, Reiko is the only child of Magistrate Ueda and his late wife, Lady Ueda. She was raised on her father's estate in Edo.


As a women living in feudal Japan, Reiko is able to go places that Sano cannot. People that would usually be intimidated by a high ranking samurai like Sano would be more comfortable around someone like Reiko.

Reiko is well educated in the art of swordplay. She usually keeps a dagger strapped to her left arm, and is able to wield it efficiently.


  • Magistrate Ueda: Coming soon....
  • Sano Ichirō: Coming soon....
  • Sano Masahiro: While she adores both of her children, Reiko admits that Masahiro holds a special place in her heart.
  • Sano Akiko: Reiko's relationship with Akiko got off to a rocky start.
  • Sano Etsuko: Coming soon....


Coming soon....



Sano clan Sano IchirōReikoMasahiroAkikoEtsukoSano Shutarō
Yangisawa clan Yanagisawa YoshiyasuLady YanagisawaYoritomoKikukoYoshisato
Hirata clan HirataMidoriTaekoTatsuoChiyoko
Tokugawa clan Tokugawa TsunayoshiIenobu
Niu clan Niu MasamuneLady NiuNiu MasahitoNiu Yukiko