|This article is about a/an monster in Kamen Rider Ex-Aid.|
|Series:||Kamen Rider Ex-Aid|
|First Appearance:||Chasing the Mystery!|
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Full list of appearances
Taro Suwa ("Heiji Uesugi")
Kaiden Bugster (カイデンバグスター Kaiden Bagusutā) is the monster born from data of the samurai-themed video game, Giri Giri Chambara.
Kaiden emerged from Detective Heiji Uesugi due to his stress at not being able to solve the case of Zero Day, which had caused the death of his son. Kaiden duels Brave Hunter Quest Gamer Level 5 Full Dragon and Ex-Aid Double Action Gamer Level X in a sword fight, getting weakened by hits Drago Knight and Mighty Double Critical Strikes and retreating back inside of Heiji.
He reemerges when Heiji again feels ashamed of his lack of progress on the case, fighting Brave Level 5 Full Dragon, but this time being defeated by a slash from Drago Knight Critical Strike. His debris are collected by Kuroto with the Gashacon Bugvisor.
Kaiden acts like a highly skilled and well-seasoned samurai, challenging his opponents to sword duels while touting his own skill.
The Bugsters originate as the microscopic Bugster Virus (バグスターウイルス Bagusutā Uirusu), a result of humans being contaminated by the Bugster, thus developing the condition known as the Game Disease (ゲーム病 Gēmu-byō).
Kaiden's main form. Like other Level 30 Bugsters, it overtakes the host's form when they become stressed enough.
Appearances: Ex-Aid Episodes 21
Powers and AbilitiesEdit
Kaiden is armed with a pair of long swords, and uses them with expert skill, having a particularly fast slashing technique.
Behind the ScenesEdit
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"Kaiden" is an abbreviation of "Menkyo Kaiden" (免許皆伝), refers to the permission of education system for semi practitioners of various Japanese classical martial arts and ways.
- Being born directly from Giri Giri Chambara, the three Bugsters that use the Giri Giri Chambara Rider Gashat receive their katana and chest armor from this Bugster. Unlike Kaiden, their capes were colored silver instead of red.
- Kaiden Bugster has an oni face design on his hat just like the oni faces on the Hibiki Riders' helmets.
- Chambara Gamer - Kaiden Bugster's counterpart.
- Collabos Bugster (Giri Giri Chambara) - A Bugster that utilizes the power of the Giri Giri Chambara Gashat.
- Ageha Takeda - A Next Genome Institute worker that utilizes the power of the Proto Giri Giri Chambara Gashat to become Giril Bugster.
- Collabos Bugster (Kamen Rider Genm) - A Bugster that briefly utilizes the power of the Proto Giri Giri Chambara Gashat after switching from Proto Gekitotsu Robots and finally Ganbarizing.