If you were looking for the anime character who first appeared in The Princess and the Togepi whose Japanese name is Hanzō, see Colonel Hansen.
If you were looking for the anime character who first appeared in The Legend of the Ninja Hero!, see Hanzo (Kalos).
ハンゾウ Hanzō
Artwork with Spiritomb
Gender Male
Relatives Unknown
Kingdom Viperia, Spectra*
Specialty Ghost, Poison
Default Pokémon Spiritomb

Hanzō (Japanese: ハンゾウ) is a Warlord in Pokémon Conquest.

In the games

The ninja Warlords, Kotarō, Hanzō, Nene, and Kunoichi, with Pokémon
Spoiler warning: this article may contain major plot or ending details.

Warlord information

Rank I

  Power 87
Wisdom 77
Charisma 62
Total 226
Warrior Skill Marksman
Capacity 5
Perfect Links

Rank II

  Power 94
Wisdom 88
Charisma 72
Total 254
Warrior Skill Ninjutsu
Capacity 6
Perfect Links
  Haunter   Gengar
  • Transforms to Rank II by reaching a 60% link with Haunter or Gengar.

Default Pokémon

The Legend of Ransei Unite Ransei stories Collect 100 Pokémon stories Kenshin versus Shingen stories* Junior Warlord stories Ninja stories
Defeat Nobunaga stories Two Heroes of Ransei


  • Start of turn:
  • When asleep:
"Wake up."
  • With low health or a status ailment:
  • When victory is near:
"Victory is near."
  • Otherwise:
  • Start of battle:
    • When attacking a castle:
"Duty must be fulfilled."
  • When defending a castle:
  • During battle:
"A ninja does not need victory. A ninja needs only to fulfill his duty..."
  • When ordering to attack:
"<Move's name>..."
  • When ordering to go to battle:
  • To a kingdom:
"Enemies of my master must be destroyed."
  • To a wild Pokémon location:
"...We go."
  • Upon forming a link:
"<Pokémon's name> and I are linked."
  • When using an item:
"This is fate."
  • After winning a battle:
  • If he attacked a castle:
  • If he defended a castle:
"We are invincible..."
  • When defeated:
  • If recruitable:
  • If defeated by something other than the enemy:
"I will retreat."
  • Otherwise:
"We must withdraw."
  • When being recruited:
"I will join you."
  • When the army has 10 Warriors:
"Our army is growing. <Pokémon> is delighted."
  • When the army has 30 Warriors:
"Our army has grown considerably. The Pokémon are delighted."
  • When the player's army has conquered 10 kingdoms:
"<player>'s army has grown strong. They must be dealt with."


A ninja who believes that battle is no more than his duty. Extremely reticent, it is very rare for him to make his true feelings known.

In the manga

In the Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition ~ Ranse's Color Picture Scroll ~ manga

Hanzō debuted in The Scarlet Scroll: Kunoichi's Situation.


Spiritomb is Hanzō's only known Pokémon.
Debut The Scarlet Scroll: Kunoichi's Situation


Historical origin

Hanzō is based on the real-life Hattori Hanzō of Japanese history, of whom there were four who held the name.



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