Legend of the Condor Hero

Alt title: Shen Diao Xia Lu

TV (26 eps)
3.538 of 5 from 718 votes
Rank #2,097

Youka, a thick-headed boy, has been forced into Zenshinkyou Temple to learn martial arts. During his short stay at the temple, he quickly decides that their style is not for him, and takes up an ancient martial arts style, Gyokujo Shinkei, under the beautiful female master Shouryuujo. Because of his oath to her, he has made an enemy of Ribakushuu, the evil sister of Shouryuujo, as well as the Zenshinkyou. After many years of training, a disaster of events occurs, and now a grown-up Youka must find Shouryuujo and a way to defeat Ribakushuu.

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KaiserZ Nov 27, 2010
Score 9/10

This is my first review so be gentle and im trying to be a vague. so i wont ruin it for you because this anime is a true work of art. Gene: ROMANCE, ACTION, Martial Arts, 13 Century china.  THIS ANIME MAIN THEM IS ROMANCE!! Story: Yang Guo is a trouble 13 year old boy who parents are dead and he is living with his uncle and aunt but due to his fighting with their children he is sent to Zhong Nan Mountain... read more

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Halex Jan 4, 2017
Score 7/10

This is a extra long epic story. There are many events to this adventure and it could be viewed as a full biography of the main character from childhood to adult. Think of Lord of the Rings, The Iliad & The Odyssey, but set on China, during the attack of the Mongol Empire 900-1200 A.D. It is based on the novel "The... read more

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