In the anime, Kashin is female. She is the Commander-in-Chief of the Han imperial forces who is also known as the "Great General". In season one she appears in Kakōton's memory as the host of the banquet in which the incident between Sōsō and Batō occured. She appears in person in episode 12 in a war meeting with several commanders, discussing about putting down recent uprisings in the country.
She returns in the third season where she is poisoned to be turned into a cat so that Tōtaku could be used as a puppet.