Learning martial arts training from his father, who was teaching it to her brother first, Drake became a skilled fighter. Moving to Japan in her youth following his family and improving her techniques, she followed them up to the Chaste mountain, and there she beated her brother, taking his place as scholar, and signing his expulsion from the sept.
After getting expelled from the Chaste too, she got enlisted by the Hand, and as first test she had to fight in total darkness one of the best ninja of the Hand, killing him. Her Brother James. After fleeing the Hand, she retired in Los Angeles poorest suburb, where she opened a dojo to teach the children.Through friends, she met Elektra during her crysis as assassin-for-hire, and anfter resetting Elektra's spirit, thaught her to be a fine and superior warrion.