The figures from this series formed part of a collection that enjoyed great success in Japan.
The collection includes the most fascinating characters from the Senguko Jidai (Warring Status).
If there is an ultimate military caste, one that has become the reference across generations warriors and soldiers, it must be the Samurai.
Rectitude, courage, benevolence, respect, honesty, honour and glory are the seven core virtues of the Bushido, the mythical code of honour dating from The Middle Ages and which still has an influence on soldiers and civilians all over the world.
He remained the team’s GM until 1988 when he was made vice-president of hockey operations.
He again led the team as GM in 1990 following the firing of Martin Madden in February of that year.
The following decade proved more successful for the club with a club-record victory, 10–2, over Coventry City and promotion as champions to the Second Division in the 1933–34 season under the management of Tom Parker.
This period, from 1550 until approximately 1602, brought unity to Japan through a series of incredible heroic acts and battles in which the Samurai played an important role.
Never again were the Samurai able to show their loyalty to the Bushido or their skills as warriors.
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Filion was the president of the Laval University football team, as well as the head of player safety in Quebec’s Junior Major Hockey League (LHJMQ), before officially retiring in 2005.