Himura Kenshin was a boy orphaned by the murder of his parents. Now he is the Hitokiri Battousai, the most feared and skilled killer in 19th century Japan. In the midst of a blood bath, he meets the love of his life, Tomoe. Will he continue to fight his enemies in a killing rage or will she sheath his bloodstained sword?
Rurouni Kenshin: Tsuiokuhen (Trust and Betrayal) is a work of art. Perfect. Profound. Heartbreaking. Shakespearean in its tragic beauty. This is the deep and terrible pain in the heart of that most hypocritical and wretched creature; a swordsman who fights for peace. ...Rurouni Kenshin the regular series, on the other hand, is a chibi-infested disgrace. If you... read more
It is difficult to explain why Rurouni Kenshin - Reminiscence is the best piece of animation, ever. The best I can come up with is that it distilled the television series down to its best components: A Samurai epic, and a love story. But this isn’t true, what makes Reminiscence the best animation ever is what was left out: cute secondary characters, announcing your attack before actually... read more
|Rurouni Kenshin: Special Techniques||TV Special||Same Franchise|
|Rurouni Kenshin Movie||Movie||1997||TBD|
|Rurouni Kenshin: Seisouhen||OVA||2001||TBD|
|Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc||OVA||2011||TBD|
|Rurouni Kenshin: Kinema-ban||2012||TBD|