Will Whitney recently posted on the "Puroresu Spirit's News & Discussion Group" that Taiji Ishimori was revealed to be the "Bone Soldier." He will serve as the Bullet Club's new Junior Heavyweight representative. Ishimori has been wrestling exclusively for Pro Wrestling Noah, AAA, and Impact Wrestling. In late 2017, Ishimori had won the X-Division title that he defended in North America as well as in NOAH. In recent months, he has lost both the CHG Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship to Minoru Tanaka & Yoshinari Ogawa and the X-Division title to Matt Sydal. Ishimori alaso wrestled for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla's All Star Weekend April 20th and 21st. Earlier today, Bone Soldier returned to NJPW Pro Wrestling and revealed himself to be Ishimori.
According to WrestlinngInc.com, Ishimori gave his notices to NOAH in March, he had been working for them since 2006. Prior to joining NOAH he was trained by Tamon Honda and Ultimo Dragon, making his debut in 2002 for Toryumon.