Gun Frontier: a sacred land for true men; a place where the weak aren't allowed to dream! Tochiro the samurai, the former sea pirate Harlock, and the mysterious Shinunora are searching the western front of the USA. They must face bandits, corrupt sheriffs and many other dangers; but even if it means tearing Gun Frontier from end to end, Tochiro will stop at nothing to find a lost clan of Japanese immigrants. It is they who can help him locate and rescue his sister, a master weapon smith who was kidnapped for her abilities.
This show reminds me a lot of Trigun. A man on a journey to do something and as he travels, he picks up a bunch of people to be part of his group. Now, unlike Trigun, this is placed on earth and in a time when the west was still young. A man lived with a gun at his side or would end up dead.
The story revolves mainly around Tochiro and Franklin Harlock (the guy that looks like a western version of... read more
Okay, first of all I'm giving this a high score because I think it's truly a great mixture of of what has made Leiji Matsumoto's stories great. I was first hooked by Galaxy Express when I saw it on the Sci Fi channel in the early 90s, and since then I've seen everything I can get my hands on from more GE999, Harlock and all the other stories in the Leijiverse. The plot over-all deals with Torchiro and... read more