MIchi and his brother Isamu Hōzuki were orphaned as children and had to fend for themselves. Michi had to steal form people to feed him and his brother. One day Michi was caught by Isamu Youta who gave the boys a home to live in. Michi went up in ranks and became a Jōnin. Knowing how close he was to the Youta Clan he was assined to be the personal guard of Nanami. Two years after he meet Hara Hōzuki, The two hated each other at first but when they were assigned a mission together, the two realized there love for music and fell in love. After the Snake Attack on Hakkin Michi wanted to get stronger to protect his village so he went to Kumogakure to train with Darui. After three months of hard training Michi went back to Yōkō.
Michi is a tall man with fair skin and snow white hair, he wares a mask to cover his face if he is one dangerous missions. He cares a Cleaver Sword on his back warred in bandages, He wears the typical of Kirigakure and mimetic wrist-warmers extending up to his elbows, with matching leg-warmers.
Like his teacher, Michi is a very easy-going and mellow individual, He can also be seen lazing around at village meetings. Despite this he is not lazy, leaping to the Hachirou's defense when someone was going to attack.
Michi is very known for his abilities form his clan techniques to his skill with the Cleaver Sword.
Hōzuki Clan Techniques
As a member of the Hōzuki clan, MIchi is well versed in the clan's secret techniques. Michi is able to transform his body into a liquid form, and to return to his solid bodily form at will. This ability also allows him to change his body shape, giving him the ability to increase the size of his limbs, thus proportionally increasing his strength if necessary.
Being a member of the Hōzuki Clan he is a master of Water Release. But one of his most least favoured nature's is lightning, however he was top master it when training with Darui, he also mastered Storm Release.
Michi was trained under the Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist, he was planing on becoming a member but decided to look after his brother. He mainly uses his sword but on some occasions he uses his Cleaver Sword.