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Tono to Issho: Gantai no Yabou
2011

Tono to Issho: Gantai no Yabou

Genres: Comedy / Historical / Parody / Samurai / Seinen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Tono to Issho: Gantai no Yabou
Tono to Issho Gantai no Yabou
殿といっしょ 眼帯の野望
殿といっしょ ~眼帯の野望~
殿といっしょ~眼帯の野望~
Year: 2011
Series: 12 episodes, 4 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gathering

Comedy parodying famous samurai generals and historical events.

Tono to Issho: Gantai no Yabou
Hyouge Mono
2011

Hyouge Mono

Genres: Historical / Samurai / Seinen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Hyouge Mono
Hyougemono
へうげもの
Year: 2011
Series: 39 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Bee Train
Adaptation: Hyouge Mono

The story is set during Japan's Sengoku Jidai (Era of the Warring States) and centers on Furuta Sasuke, a vassal of the great warlord Oda Nobunaga and a man obsessed with tea ceremony and material

Hyouge Mono
Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc
2011

Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc

Genres: Action / Drama / Historical / Samurai / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan - Shin Kyoto Hen
Rurouni Kenshin: Shin Kyoto-Hen
るろうに剣心 -明治剣客浪漫譚- 新京都編
るろうに剣心―明治剣客浪満譚― 新京都編
るろうに剣心 -明治剣客浪漫譚- 新京都編
るろうに剣心-明治剣客浪漫譚- 新京都編
るろうに剣心 明治剣客浪漫譚 新京都編
Year: 2011
Series: OVA (2 ep.), 45 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Studio DEEN
Adaptation: Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan

A large scale remake of the time after Kenshin leaves tokyo up until before the inferno of Kyoto.

Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc
Gintama'
2011

Gintama'

Genres: Action / Comedy / Historical / Parody / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Gintama'
銀魂'
銀魂’
Year: 2011
Series: 51 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise
Adaptation: Gintama

Sakata Gintoki, Kagura, and Shinpachi Shimura continue to scrape a living as freelance jack-of-all-trades at Edo while amidst the several odd humans and aliens that inhabit the peculiar metropolis.

Gintama'
Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
2011

Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox

Genres: Action / Comedy / Historical / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Super Power / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
Battle Girls: Time Paradox
戦国乙女~桃色パラドックス~
Year: 2011
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: TMS Entertainment

Hideyoshino is an average girl who always seems to find trouble wherever she goes. One day Hideyoshino visits a local shrine to pray in order to pass her upcoming test. However Hideyoshino sees a

Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
2011

Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox

Genres: Action / Comedy / Historical / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Super Power / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
Battle Girls: Time Paradox
戦国乙女~桃色パラドックス~
Year: 2011
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: TMS Entertainment

Hideyoshino is an average girl who always seems to find trouble wherever she goes. One day Hideyoshino visits a local shrine to pray in order to pass her upcoming test. However Hideyoshino sees a

Sengoku Otome: Momoiro Paradox
Hakuoki: Record of the Jade Blood
2010

Hakuoki: Record of the Jade Blood

Genres: Action / Drama / Historical / Samurai / Shoujo / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Hakuouki 2
Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan Hekketsuroku
Hakuouki: Hekketsu-roku - Shinsengumi Kitan
Hakuoki Hekketsu-roku
薄桜鬼 碧血録 新選組奇譚
Year: 2010
Series: 10 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Studio DEEN

The continuation of Hakuoki. The Edo Era has ended after 260 years of history and the Meiji Era begins. However, bitter strife still continues between the soldiers of the new government and former

Hakuoki: Record of the Jade Blood
Hakuouki
2010

Hakuouki

Genres: Action / Drama / Historical / Samurai / Shoujo / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Hakuouki: Shinsengumi Kitan
Hakuoki Shinsengumi Kitan
薄桜鬼 新選組奇譚
Year: 2010
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Studio DEEN

The protagonist, Yukimura Chizuru, is the daughter of a doctor who works in Edo. The father leaves Edo to work as a volunteer doctor and moves to Kyoto without his daughter. As time passes by,

Hakuouki
Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings 2
2010

Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings 2

Genres: Action / Historical / Martial arts / Samurai / Super Power / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Sengoku Basara Ni
Sengoku Basara Two
Sengoku Basara 2
戦国BASARA 弐
戦国BASARA弐
Year: 2010
Series: 12 episodes +1sp, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G

The deadly confrontation with the Devil King, Oda Nobunaga is over, but the struggle for supremacy continues in Warring Countries-era Japan, as the armies of Takeda Shingen and Uesugi Kenshin

Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings 2
Tono to Issho: Ippunkan Gekijou
2010

Tono to Issho: Ippunkan Gekijou

Genres: Comedy / Samurai / Seinen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Tono to Issho: Ippunkan Gekijou
殿といっしょ 1分間劇場
Year: 2010
Series: 12 episodes, 2 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gathering

Comedy parodying famous samurai generals and historical events.

Tono to Issho: Ippunkan Gekijou
Tono to Issho OVA
2010

Tono to Issho OVA

Genres: Comedy / Historical / Parody / Samurai / Seinen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Tono to Issho OVA
殿といっしょ OVA
殿といっしょ OVA
Year: 2010
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 30 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gathering

Comedy parodying famous samurai generals and historical events.

Tono to Issho OVA
Saraiya Goyou
2010

Saraiya Goyou

Genres: Historical / Samurai / Seinen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
House of Five Leaves
Sarai-ya Goyou
Saraiya Goyou
さらい屋五葉
さらい屋 五葉
Year: 2010
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Manglobe
Adaptation: Saraiya Goyou

Masterless samurai Akitsu Masanosuke is a skilled and loyal swordsman, but his naïve, diffident nature has time and again caused him to be let go by the lords who have employed him. Hungry and

Saraiya Goyou
Gintama Movie: Shinyaku Benizakura-hen
2010

Gintama Movie: Shinyaku Benizakura-hen

Genres: Action / Comedy / Historical / Parody / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Gekijouban Gintama: Shinyaku Benizakura Hen
劇場版 銀魂 新訳紅桜篇
Year: 2010
Series: Full movie, 96 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Sunrise
Adaptation: Gintama

Odd Jobs Gin has taken on a lot of odd work in the past, and when you're a Jack of All Trades agency based in a feudal Japan that's been conquered and colonized by aliens, the term "Odd Jobs" means

Gintama Movie: Shinyaku Benizakura-hen
Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls
2010

Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls

Genres: Action / Comedy / Ecchi / Harem / Samurai / School / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls
Samurai Girls
百花繚乱 サムライガールズ
Year: 2010
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Arms
Adaptation: Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls

Jubei Yagyu, Hanzo Hattori, Yukimura Sanada, Sen Tokugawa, Kanetsugu Naoe, and Matabei Goto. In the alternate world of Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls these are not the legendary samurai of history.

Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls
Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings
2009

Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings

Genres: Action / Historical / Martial arts / Samurai / Super Power / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Sengoku Basara
戦国BASARA
Year: 2009
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G
Adaptation: Sengoku Basara Ranse Ranbu, Sengoku Basara

In the age of the Warring Countries, Japan was fragmented in semi-independent provinces, governed by feudal lords or daimyo, who confronted each other in an endless struggle for power. Ambitious

Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings
Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai
2009

Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai

Genres: Action / Historical / Martial arts / Samurai / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Miyamoto Musashi: Souken ni Haseru Yume
Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai
Miyamoto Musashi: Soken ni Haseru Yume
宮本武蔵 -双剣に馳せる夢-
宮本武蔵 ―双剣に馳せる夢―
宮本武蔵-双剣に馳せる夢-
Year: 2009
Series: Full movie, 72 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Production I.G

The new film's story will center on Musashi Miyamoto, one of the most famous swordsmen in Japanese history. He pioneered the Hyouhou Niten Ichi-ryuu style of two-sword fighting and wrote The Book of

Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai
Watashi no Coffee Samurai: Jihanki-teki na Kareshi
2009

Watashi no Coffee Samurai: Jihanki-teki na Kareshi

Genres: Action / Romance / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Watashi no Coffee Samurai: Jihanki-teki na Kareshi
Coffee Samurai
My Coffee Samurai: A Vending Machine Boyfriend
わたしのコーヒー・サムライ ~自販機的な彼氏~
Year: 2009
Series: Special, (1 ep) 30 min.
Video Resolution: SD 480p
Age limit: ---
Studios: CoMix Wave Films

The story is set in present day Seoul and involves a college student named Hemi who falls in love with a coffee vending machine named Jin. Jin is actually a samurai from the Sengoku period who wished

Watashi no Coffee Samurai: Jihanki-teki na Kareshi
Winter Cicada
2007

Winter Cicada

Genres: Drama / Historical / Romance / Samurai / Shounen Ai / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Embracing Love: A Cicada in Winter
Fuyu no Semi
Embracing Love - A Cicada in Winter
冬の蝉
Year: 2007
Series: OVA (3 ep.), 30 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Venet
Adaptation: Haru wo Daiteita

If time did not allow ordinary things to be ordinary. How would you have lived? It is the Bakumatsu and early Meiji Period. Akizuki Keiichirou and Kusaka Touma stand of opposite sides of the

Winter Cicada
Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls
2005

Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls

Genres: Action / Adventure / Fantasy / Historical / Romance / Samurai / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls
Basilisk - Kouga Ninpou Chou
Basilisk: Super-Refined Ninja Arts
Basilisk ~Kouga Ninpou Chou~
Basilisk: Kouga Ninpou Chou
バジリスク ~甲賀忍法帖~
バジリスク ~甲賀忍法帖~
バジリスク~甲賀忍法帖~
バジリスク 〜甲賀忍法帖〜
バジリスク 甲賀忍法帖
Year: 2005
Series: 24 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Gonzo

The year is 1614 AD. Two warring ninja clans, each supporting a son of Hidetada Tokugawa as the next shogun, send ten representatives each to fight to the death for the possession of a scroll. The

Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls
Carried by the Wind: Tsukikage Ran
2000

Carried by the Wind Tsukikage Ran

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Historical / Martial arts / Samurai / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Kazemakase Tsukikage Ran
風まかせ 月影蘭
風まかせ 月影蘭
風まかせ月影蘭
Year: 2000
Series: 13 episodes, 25 мин.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Madhouse
Adaptation: Kazemakase Tsukikage Ran

In the Edo or Tokugawa period (1600-1868), Ran, a female wandering samurai whose skill with the katana is only matched by her taste for sake (rice wine), is joined by a chinese martial artist who

Carried by the Wind Tsukikage Ran
Last Orders
1997

Last Orders

Genres: Action / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Last Orders
Murphy's Irish Stout: Last Orders
Last Orders
Year: 1997
Series: 1 episode, 1 min.
Video Resolution: SD 360p
Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G

The 60-second film features six fierce samurai who rush through a post-futuristic megalopolis using the most unpredictable means of transport (including a kite!) as to make it on time for the last

Last Orders
Kyomu Senshi Miroku
1989

Kyomu Senshi Miroku

Genres: Action / Demons / Fantasy / Historical / Samurai / Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Kyomu Senshi Miroku
Expunged Chronicle of Miroku
虚無戦史MIROKU
虚無戦史MIROKU
Year: 1989
Series: OVA (6 ep.), 30 min.
Video Resolution: SD 480p
Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Animate Film
Adaptation: Kyomu Senki

A psychic ninja fantasy suggesting that the assassins did not die out during the Sengoku era but burrowed under Japan, where they fought a new war against the alien occupants of a crashed spaceship

Kyomu Senshi Miroku
Muramasa
1987

Muramasa

Genres: Historical / Horror / Martial arts / Samurai / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Muramasa
村正
Year: 1987
Series: Short movie, 9 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Tezuka Productions

A wandering samurai finds a straw dummy with a magical sword, which makes him overwhelmingly powerful but begins to drive him mad.

Muramasa