A scion of House Tokai, Toranata left the Butterfly Kingdom at the age of approximately 21, when his father died and his older brother, Hiakana took over the House. Toranata was a Warrior/Monkey, and joined the Dragon Army, and prospered. He became a respected Captain along the Southern Wall, as the commander of the Bearers of Swift Response. He died in a barbarian attack approximately 20 years ago. He is probably Yoshi's grandfather by way of Lin.