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Katsugeki Touken RanbuKatsugeki Touken Ranbu
Tokyo MX, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Rating: 4.7/5

The year is 1863 as the tumultuous samurai era is coming to an end, Japan is split between the pro-shogunate and anti-shogunate factions. The fate of the world is threatened as an army of historical revisionists are sent from the future to alter the course of history. In order to bring these forces down and protect the real history, two sword warriors, spirits who are swords brought to life by Saniwa (sage), rush to Edo. The polite and thoughtful Horikawa Kunihiro and the short tempered yet skillful Izuminokami Kanesada, who served the same master, confront the invading army along with a lively gang of other warriors including Mutsunokami Yoshiyuki, Yagen Toushirou, Tombokiri, and Tsurumaru Kuninaga. As the fate of history lies in these hero's hands, what meets the blade is yet to be uncovered...


Showa Genroku Rakugo ShinjuShowa Genroku Rakugo Shinju
TBS(Japan), 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Animation
Rating: 5/5

When a certain man is released from prison, he knows exactly where he's heading first. After falling in love with a traditional comic storyteller's rendition of the story called "Shinigami," he is determined to become his apprentice. The performer, Yakumo, has never taken an apprentice before, but to everyone's surprise, he accepts the eager ex-prisoner, nicknaming him "Yotaro." As Yotaro happily begins his new life, he meets others in Yakumo's life, including Yakumo's ward Konatsu. Konatsu was the daughter of a famous storyteller, and Yakumo took her in after her father's tragic death. Konatsu loved her father's storytelling, and would love to become a performer in her own right-but that path is not available for women.


Ōoku: The Inner ChambersŌoku: The Inner Chambers
Netflix, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Fantasy, History, Anime
Rating: 5/5

In Edo period Japan, a strange new disease called the Red Pox has begun to prey on the country's men. Within eighty years of the first outbreak, the male population has fallen by seventy-five percent. Women have taken on all the roles traditionally granted to men, even that of the Shogun. The men, precious providers of life, are carefully protected. And the most beautiful of the men are sent to serve in the Shogun's Inner Chamber...


MushibugyouMushibugyou
TV Tokyo, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Action, Adventure, Fantasy

The action story is set in Edo-era Tokyo in the early 1700s. The eighth shogun Tokugawa Yoshimune ordered boxes to be installed so commoners can submit their thoughts. After hearing their voices, the shogun creates a new magistrate unit - Mushibugyou - to protect the people in the heart of the city. Each member is a specialist with unique fighting skills.


Manyuu Hiken-chouManyuu Hiken-chou
Tokyo MX, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Action, Anime, Animation
Rating: 3/5

In Edo period of Japan, a clan known as the Manyuu, with ability of a sword strike that could shrink the size of a woman's breasts. This might not seem like an ability that could rule a land, but their large breasts, denote status, wealth, fame, and influence.


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