Kusagakure is skilled in diplomacy, a trait they constantly use to read the movements of other countries and stay one step ahead of them. They also analyse techniques from other villages in a similar manner. Because of these principles, others find it hard to read the shinobi from this village's attitudes.

It Pay's to Study: Shinobi from Kusagakure learn jutsu at half the normal words they would usually need to train, do to their ability to analyse and study complex data.

Poker Face:Kusagakure shinobi are hard to read due to the fact they take every situation as an equation and do not wear their emotions on their shoulders.  This trait gives them the edge in diplomacy, espionage, and combat due to the control of their emotions in combat.