The user has an innate knowledge of iaido, a type of swordsmanship that emphasizes being aware and capable of quickly drawing the sword with precision and responding to a sudden attack.
Countering Intuition - While Iaido is a combative sword-drawing art it is not necessarily an aggressive art because iaido itself is also a counterattack-oriented art.
Delayed Effect - Depending on the skill of a user, their strike can occur much later with devastating effect.
Enhanced Dexterity - Iaido techniques mainly consists of smooth, controlled dexterity movements in fast-drawing the sword from its scabbard, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard.
Enhanced Precision - The art of Iaido emphasizes developing precision in its swordsmanship. Iaido masters can perform sword strikes that are more focused and effective than ordinary swordsmanship performed with a drawn sword.
Enhanced Quick-Draw - Iaido techniques and swordsmanship emphasized quick drawing the sword smoothly with speed and precision.
Enhanced Swordsmanship - Iaido is an effective form of swordsmanship when fully mastered as the linear motion and force applied to drawing the sword from the scabbard results in slashes that are faster and stronger than ones executed with the sword already drawn.
One Hit Kill - Depending on the skills of a master, they can easily kill a target within a single strike.
Hyper Awareness - Iaido masters have increased awareness of one's surroundings which are honed through practice of iaido techniques.
A formidable master of Iaijutsu,Shizuku Yaegashi (Arifureta Sekai Saikyou) smoothly quick drew her Tsumehirameki to slay her doppleganger in one slash.
Despite it weighing over 400 pounds, Guts (Berserk) can easily draw his Dragon Slayer in the blink of an eye.
Byakuya Kuchiki's (Bleach) mastery of Shunpo and Zanjutsu makes his Iaijutsu flawless and lethal.
Isshin Kurosaki (Bleach) uses Agitowari Iajutsu technique with his Engetsu to slay Grand Fisher.
Nelliel Tu Odelschwanck (Bleach) Iaijutsu is powerful and fast enough to cut through Nnoitra Gilga's Hierro.
Genryūsai Shigekuni Yamamoto (Bleach)
Tsukuyo Inaba (Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism) is a outstanding prodigy in Yakumaru Jigen ryu Iaijutsu.
Agatsuma Zenitsu (Kimetsu no Yaiba) using the Breath of Thunder - First Style: Thunderclap and Flash with superb finesse...
...and his personal variant, Thunder Breathing First Style - Thunderclap and Flash: Sixfolds.
Yajirobe's Flash and Kill (Dragon Ball series)
Ikaruga (Fairy Tail) possess superhuman speed and precision in her Iaijutsu, quick drawing Mugetsu ryu sword to cut apart multiple magic cards instantly.
Kagura Mikazuchi (Fairy Tail) is a extremely powerful master of the Iaido based swordsmanship Style of the Undrawn Sword as she wields her sword Archenemy with powerful precision and power...
...cutting the giant snake Celestial Spirit Ophiuchus with her Archenemy sheathed...
...and even fought and matched Erza, the strongest magic swordswoman within the Fairy Tail gulid.
King Bradley/Wraith (Fullmetal Alchemist)
Through battle experience and his own incredible caliber as a swordsman, Roronoa Zoro (One Piece) has immense mastery of Iaido as he defeated and cut down the steel bound Devil Fruit user, Daz Bones/Mr.1 with his Ittoryu Iai: Shishi Sonson/Lion Song technique...
...sliced apart a train carriages with his Nitoryu Iai: Rashomon...
...and easily cut through Hody Jones's doped up body as his technique has grown stronger since two years of intense training.
Shiryu of the Rain (One Piece)
Kaido (One Piece)
Kenshin Himura (Samurai X/Ruroni Kenshin)
Match's (Toriko) swordsmanship emphasizes drawing, striking the enemy, and re-sheathing his sword as a single coherent motion.
Goemon Ishikawa XIII (Lupin III)
A master swordsman renowned for his mastery of Iaijutsu, Mifune (Naruto) is able to...
...attack with such speed and precision to where he can inflict lethal blows on his opponent without staining his sword with blood.
A master swordswoman, Kyou Kai (Kingdom) exhibits total control over her strength as she skillfully draws her sword to cut Ri Shin's clothing without harming him in the blink of an eye.
Yongbi (Yongbi the Invincible)
Princess Mira (Samurai Jack) is shown practicing her quick draw. She repeatedly slashes the drops of water falling from an icicle to the other bounty hunters' amazement.
Miyamoto Usagi (Usagi Yojimbo)
As part of his Dark Slayer Style, Vergil (Devil May Cry series) is immensely skilled in the art of Iaijutsu, able to draw his Yamato and kill demons with successful rapid strikes...
...or devastating slashes too quick for the human eye that can cut through dimensions.
Muramasa (Ninja Gaiden) uses Iaijutsu to slay some of the most elite Black Spider Ninja with immense ease.
Yusuke Kitagawa (Persona 5) is highly skilled in Iaijutsu, quick drawing his katana in an instant to cut enemies in one swift stroke.
As one of the most skilled samurai of his generation, Genchu Daisuke-Wataro (No Need For Bushido) can easily kill an opponent with his powerful Battōjutsu.
Sephiroth VS Vergil (Final Fantasy VS Devil May Cry) DEATH BATTLE!
Zoro VS Erza (One Piece VS Fairy Tail) DEATH BATTLE!
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