Sengoku Basara

Alt title: Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings

TV (12 eps)
3.706 of 5 from 6,329 votes
Rank #1,666

The time is centuries ago, during the Sengoku period; the place is feudal Japan. Political ambitions and bloodshed run rampant as rival warlords battle it out in an attempt to rule the nation. Some seek to spread their noble ideals, some seek to protect justice and yet others seek destruction. Date Masamune, Sanada Yukimumra and a variety of other warriors will fight it out time and time again; their actions helping to ultimately decide the fight of Japan.

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mahius Feb 3, 2016
Score 7/10

Sengoku Basara is a 12 episode historic action anime that is based not only upon a video game, but said video game is based upon actual Japanese history. However, don’t expect significant authenticity out of this, this anime exaggerates and dramatizes the history, adding modern day anime eccentricity to the history depicted. I only figured this out after I noticed a familiar name among the characters and... read more

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Service Dec 7, 2016
Score 6/10

So i'm going to start this one with a clarification, i've never played the games of Sengoku Basara, i don't know if this show is a faithful adaptation to the games (i played the more superior Samurai warriors games) So first things first, i hate what they did with Nobunaga, he basically becomes a horrble bland character devoid of any personality or ambition. I get they need a big bad but they could have... read more

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