- "Right then, Kazuma. You remember those motions we showed you yesterday? Time to do that again -- only faster!"
- —Kenji to Kazuma.
Forms (形, Kata) are detailed and highly choreographed patterns of movements practised either solo or in pairs, often in repetition, to build ones skill in a particular field of Zanjutsu or Hakuda. The practice is a fundamental basic of martial arts and practiced by almost every Human or Spiritual Being who attempts to learn a martial art.
|Combat||Form • Sōtaiyō|
|Standard Forms||Form I: Chūishiki • Form II: Genjūshiki • Form III: Kyūshiki|
|Advanced Forms||Wan'nesu • Niten|
|Personal Forms||Kei no Shichimen • Kansōshiki|