Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes across and aides Kaoru Kamiya (Emi Takei). Her father opened the Kamiya Kasshin-ryu, a kendo school located in Tokyo and Kaoru is now an instructor there. Kaoru then invites Kenshin to stay at her dojo. Their relationship develops further, but Kenshin is still haunted by his violent past...
- Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, History
- Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures, IMJ Entertainment, C & I entertainment, Studio Swan, RoC Works Co.
- Keyword: japan, assassin, samurai, based on manga, 19th century, meiji period, live action anime
- Cast: Takeru Satoh, Emi Takei, Koji Kikkawa, Yu Aoi, Munetaka Aoki, Go Ayano