Takeo Masaki was a soldier in the Imperial Japanese Army. He appears in Shi No Numa and Der Riese in Call of Duty: World at War and all four original zombie maps in Call of Duty: Black Ops as well as Kino der Toten and Ascension

Takeo was born into a wealthy family which dates back several centuries. Throughout which time have been samurai and bushi. Takeo is no exception. When he was found as a five-year-old slicing the tails off terrified kittens with his katana, people knew he would bring honour to the Masaki's.

Now for some random facts:

  • Takeo is a Captain
  • He has the Japanese proverb, 'life is light when compared to honour' tattooed on the inside of his eyelids
  • Takeo likes the Monkey Bomb
  • Takeo may be allergic to prunes
  • He is the only Japanese character in Black Ops
  • He rarely says anything explicit
  • He seems to like Richtofen, saying the quote, 'Honour to the Doctor!'
  • Takeo is test subject N3WB