Peace Maker Kurogane takes place in Kyoto in the late 19th century, during the height of the conflict between the Shinsengumi, a shogunal police force, and its enemy, an anti-government faction called the Choshu. This tale follows a young boy named Ichimura Tetsunosuke who is desperate to join the Shinsengumi and avenge his parents' deaths by the hands of the Choshu. But in the midst of the bloodshed, will he be strong enough to survive?
I can't remember if it was a recommendation to an anime I have already watched or liked, or if it was a user review that made me consider Peace Maker Kurogane. I know for certain that if it wasn't for Anime Planet, I wouldn't have discovered Peace Maker Kurogane and as such, wouldn't have given it a chance. I'm relatively glad that, despite some deep flaws I stayed with this show. I'll do my best to explain... read more
Pretty much all solid eights in my opinion. The story is a bit dark (holding up to the tag 'revenge') but also has plenty of light moments that balance it out. The characters are well done, but leave a few questions unanswered that might be answered by the manga. I thought the animation was pretty smooth, especially when it came to the action.I thought the story was pretty well done for a 24 episode anime, even... read more