Manji, a recently-turned immortal swordsman, has sworn to kill a thousand villains to counterbalance the merciless and indiscriminate slaughter that ended with the death of his sister. To this end, he decides to travel with Rin, a young girl who reminds him of the sister he failed. She has sworn to take vengeance on the Itto-ryu, specifically their leader Anotsu; for the Itto-ryu are group of elite swordsmen who killed her parents and raped her mother in front of her. However; being immortal doesn’t guarantee victory: Manji’s skill and immortality will be tested to their limits...
Story 2/10 You ever eye a piece of food that looks incredibly good, but after you taste it turns out horrible but you feel you have to finish it? This is what Blade of the Immortal is, a piece of bad food. Blade of the Immortal is about a man named Manji who has lived for quite some time purging evil people of their sin to achieve his goal. Manji was cursed somehow way back in the day and the only thing... read more
As anyone who starts to learn more about me from anywhere. ( hopefully from my reviews!) I love Chanbara. With that being said, I was all gun ho about watching Blade Of The Immortal. Sadly I was not as impressed as I was hoping to believe. Defiantly your "run of the mill" genre story. Very similar to other anime in general and its genre kind. (Samurai Champloo) Its opening theme... read more
|Blade of the Immortal||1993||TBD|