Samurai

Afro Samurai 11 Apr.

After watching his father die in a duel against an unbeatable villain known only as "Justice," young Afro fixes his life on the study of swords and revenge.

Afro Samurai: Resurrection 04 Jul.

Takashi Okazaki said in the new season Afro "loses his way, gets tired of all the killing" and he "wakes up to his destiny, which is to be the world's number one warrior." Produced by Japanese stud

Afro Samurai: The Movie 04 Jul.

A movie adaptation of the TV series.

Basilisk 22 Apr.

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.

Battle Girls: Time Paradox 02 Sep.

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.

Blade of the Immortal 26 Apr.

Manji is an amoral swordsman, who has been cursed with eternal life. He has grown tired of living with all the death he has created.

Carried by the Wind: Tsukikage Ran 29 Aug.

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 c

Drifters 06 Nov.

Shimazu Toyohisa, whilst involved at the Battle of Sekigahara, manages to mortally wound Ii Naomasa, but is critically wounded in the process.

Ghost Slayers Ayashi 31 Jul.

In the year of Tenpo 14, Yoi, monsters from another world attack Edo. Those who fight against them are members of Bansha Aratemesho.

Ghost Slayers Ayashi: Inferno 13 Aug.

OVA set six months after the end of Tenpou Ibun Ayakashi Ayashi.

Gintama (2015) 03 Feb.

Gintoki, Shinpachi, and Kagura return as the fun-loving but broke members of the Yorozuya team!

Gintama: The Movie 06 Jun.

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

Gun Frontier 12 Nov.

It is a harsh and barren wasteland, where the weak aren't allowed to dream. It is also a sacred land for true men, for there is no place a man can feel more alive. This is the Gun Frontier.

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom ~ 01 Jun.

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.

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: A Memory of Snow Flowers 19 Sep.

This OVA takes place in between episodes 8 and 9 of the first season of Hakuouki. Yukimura Chizuru goes on a reconnaissance mission in Shimabara as a geiko for the Shinsengumi.

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: Dawn of the Shinsengumi 12 Oct.

The year is 1863 and as Japan's long festering wounds of political discord erupt into violent waves of street clashes and murder, the Tokugawa Shogunate sends a new force of masterless samurai call

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: Record of the Jade Blood 05 Aug.

The continuation of Hakuoki. The Edo Era has ended after 260 years of history and the Meiji Era begins.

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: Warrior Spirit of the Blue Sky 10 Aug.

Second part of two Hakuouki movies.

Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: Wild Dance of Kyoto 28 May.

Chizuru Yukimura has come to Kyoto looking for her father, a doctor who has gone missing. While there, she witnesses a fight between an Oni and the Shinsengumi.

Intrigue in the Bakumatsu 18 Jun.

In the final years of the Bakumatsu, wandering mercenary Yojiro Akizuki travels the length and breadth of Japan.

Jubei-Chan 1: Secret of the Lovely Eyepatch 18 Aug.

Jiyu Nanohana is an ordinary schoolgirl until she runs across a scatterbrained 300 year old samurai who tells her that she is the reincarnation of Yagyu Jubei.

Jubei-Chan 2: The Counterattack of Siberia Yagyu 18 Aug.

Three hundred years ago, in the frigid land of Siberia, Jubei Yagyu engaged in a fierce battle with Kitaretsusai of the Northern Yagyu clan.

Kurozuka 09 May.

Adaptation of Takashi Noguchi's manga, which itself adapts Baku Yumemakura's supernatural romance novel. The original novel is about a 12th-century man named Minamoto no Yoshitsune (Kurou).

Labyrinth of Flames 11 Jul.

Meet Galan, a Russian spastic geek who`d do anything to be a real, live samurai. But that`s just an impossible dream... or is it?

Laughing Under the Clouds 08 Nov.

In the eleventh year of the Meiji era carrying swords was forbidden by the government and those known as samurai were slowly fading away; however, there were plenty who didn't like those changes ta