Jubei is the long awaited BlazBlue character 10 years in the making. His Drive, Shiranui, goes through opponents and slashes them. A successful hit marks his opponent with a black crosshair for a few seconds, causing his Distortion drives to teleport behind his opponent before starting the attack. After using Immovable Object: Lotus, his Drive in upgraded to Shiranui Hagane, which can be used to cross up opponents and offers excellent mobility.
In the story, Jubei was one of the Six Heroes, husband to Nine the Phantom and father of Kokonoe. While searching for revenge against Yuuki Terumi, he trained Ragna the Bloodedge to control his newly acquired Azure Grimoire.