|Occupation||Gatekeeper of the South Gate of the Seireitei|
|Base of Operations||Seireitei, Soul Society|
|Manga||Volume 20, Chapter 177|
Higonyūdō is a very large man, easily towering above most Shinigami. He wears a standard Shinigami uniform with the addition of a white robe over his right shoulder which is tucked into his obi sash at both the front and back.
Soul Society arc
Sōsuke Aizen hypnotizes him and the two other guardians so he could use them to give trouble to Ichigo Kurosaki and his friends. However, he is stopped by Jidanbō Ikkanzaka and Kūkaku Shiba, the latter of which uses Hadō #63. Raikōhō to subdue Higonyūdō.
Powers & Abilities
Spiritual Power: As a Shinigami and gate keeper, Higonyūdō possess some level of Reiatsu.
|Members:||West Gate: Jidanbō Ikkanzaka · South Gate: Higonyūdō · North Gate: Danzōmaru · East Gate: Kaiwan|