Tanaka is a character on HBO's Westworld. He is played by Masayoshi Haneda.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Background[edit | edit source]

Tanaka is a host from Shōgunworld. He is the second-in-command of the Shogun after Musashi lost his title.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Season Two[edit | edit source]

"Akane No Mai"[edit | edit source]

After noticing his emissary missing, the Shogun sends his army into the village. The commander, Tanaka, stops at the teahouse and calls Akane out. Musashi goes out to meet Tanaka in order to buy some time for Maeve. Hector and Armistice soon join Musashi in a fight outside, where they are quickly defeated and captured. 

"Phase Space"[edit | edit source]

In the courtyard, Maeve's group runs into Tanaka. He asks if they have come to watch the execution of HectorArmistice, and Musashi, or if she has come to make a trade. She offers to let him live if they all walk out of there. He says they can leave, but Akane must stay. Maeve begins to use her new voice on Tanaka, but Musashi stops her and asks for a duel instead, appealing to Tanaka’s ego. They fight and Musashi cuts off Tanaka’s hand. In a show of honor, he allows Tanaka to commit seppuku, after which he decapitates him.

Known Deaths[edit | edit source]

Tanaka had died 1 time on screen. The incidents which he died are as follow:

Appearances[edit | edit source]

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