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.
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
In this wild west anime, Harlock and Tochiro are gunslinging wanderers in a desolate wasteland. They meet up with a mysterious woman upon escape from a corrupt town. The animation in this series is bizarre. Many characters have eyes that are ridiculously close together and their heads are peanut-shaped, making them resemble horses. It wasn't a bad story overall, though. read more