Episodes 79-82, Kenshin and the others meet Daigoro, a young man with a western education. Daigoro has been rejected by Kaishu, a famous teacher, who has been active since the times of the Revolution. Kaoru steps in, and the Kamiya Dojo gets a new student. Kenshin suspects that something is amiss, however, and he uncovers a strange conspiracy leading back to the Tokugawa Era. A powerful group of outlaws, the Beni Aoi, believe that Kaishu is the heir of the Tokugawa fortune, and they won't let him or Daigoro live in peace until it is uncovered!
Episodes 83-86, Yutaro Tsukayama, after being wounded by his own teacher during a revolution on the Izu Peninsula, departed for Germany in search of treatment for the tendons in his arm. However, on the day he left, he had promised to return and finish his unfinished duel with Yahiko. Now Yutaro has landed on the Japanese coast once again, rejoining Karou and the others as a member of the Kamiya Kashin style. However, Yutaro is not the only one who has arrived from Germany. A mysterious order of Germanic soldiers has followed him, each skilled in medieval-style melee combat and fighting from horseback. They bring with them a new threat, one Kenshin and Yutaro must prevent at any cost!
Episodes 87-90, Yutaro and the others are on the trail of Meldars, a deadly swordsman from Germany. Meldars's ambition knows no end as he searches for the legendary Divine Elixir, said to grant eternal life. Enlisting the help of Misanagi and her Sanada Ninja clan, the Germans prepare for a final confrontation with Kenshin and the others. The tragedy begins when Meldars's Lieutenant, Schneider finds himself attracted to the ninja, Misanagi. When the Germans plan a lethal double-cross, Schneider will have to choose between his feelings and his loyalty to the Fatherland.
The evil Kanryuu was forcing Dr. Megumi Takani to make opium against her will. When she refuses to cooperate and takes refuge in the Kamiya Dojo, Kanryuu sends his elite team of ninja guards known as the Oniwabanshuu to recover the renegade doctor and punish those that interfere with the operation. Not wanting to bring their wrath upon her protectors, Megumi returns to Kanryuu. Now, Kenshin must act if he is to keep his promise to protect her. Kenshin and Sanosuke lead the rescue mission to Kanryuu's mansion.
The obstacles in Kanryuu's mansion are fierce. Even if Kenshin and Sanosuke can defeat all of the Oniwabanshuu, they will still have to face the Oniwabanshuu's dreaded leader, Aoshi Shinomori. His sword is fast, his Kempo is invincible. Can Kenshin's reverse blade defeat Aoshi's short sword? Can Sanosuke bring himself to rescue the maker of the drug that killed his friend? Even if they can overcome obstacles from outside and from within, Kanryuu awaits...
As the ambitious Shishio circles Japan in flames, Kenshin is forced to leave behind everything he loves and become a wanderer once again. After joining forces with Misao Makimachi a young Ninja and member of the Oniwaban group, Kenshin comes across a rural area that has already fallen into Shishio's grip. The new villain controls the villages with public executions and random acts of terror, while Kenshin finds himself drawn closer and closer to the true heart of darkness. As he faces off with Shishio and the boy assassin Soujiro, another opponent reappears after a long absence. It's a relentless warrior with a heart of ice and no hopes or dreams other than to defeat Kenshin!
In every war there will come a single battle like no other. It is a battle with no rules, where unlikely allies fight side by side until none have the strength to stand. The stage has been lit with fire and hate as the final players gather.
Kenshin Himura, Sanosuke Sagara, Saito Hajime, Aoshi Shinamori, and Shishio Makoto remain. Between these five men, the future of the Meiji Era will be decided. Kenshin has come a long way since he began walking the road to Kyoto. However, if he doesn't find closure to the tragic tale of the Battousai, he will never return home to Tokyo. The final battle has begun!
Beware the wrath of the Son of God, for he commands an army of the faithful and fights with the Hiten Mitsurugi Style!
The first half of the Christian Saga unfolds as Kenshin unravels the past of a rogue Hiten Mitsurugi master. His young apprentice decides to use the power of this swordsmanship to destroy the newly restored peace of the Meiji.
Kenshin, Sanosuke and the others disembark to challenge this new army of revolution, but their enemy marches under the flags of faith and justice. Kenshin is left to decide if a just war is truly impossible.
The Christian Saga thunders to a close as the army and Shougo's followers meet on the battlefield.
Elsten manages to arrange a truce for one hour, while Kenshin and Shougo fight to decide the outcome for every soldier. Kenshin is still blind from the Rai Ryu Sen, while Shougo was wounded by a bullet in the earlier fighting. Will either Hiten Mitsurugi master be able to pull off the ultimate attack of their style, the Amakakeru Ryu no Hirameki?
During his stay in Tokyo, Kenshin Himura has made many life-long friends, but none are closer to him than Sanosuke Sagara, a former member of the Sekihoutai. However, for every man there are duties and ideals, which run deeper than any friendship, no matter how strong. When a fellow survivor from the Sekihoutai hatches a plan to avenge their slain comrades, Sanosuke is drawn back into his past. Kenshin has relentlessly defeated all those who have stood in the way of peace before, but this time his opponent is a comrade fighting for personal ideals and the memory of those he loved. Best friends turn to bitter enemies as Kenshin and Sanosuke face off on a moonlit battlefield.
The Rurouni Kenshin television saga is set over ten years after the bloody Meiji
Revolution that marked the end of the rule of the Shogun and the Samurai in Japan.
This fan favorite adventure presents us an era long gone, not only of blades and duels,
but where honor and reputation were still a person's most prized possessions.
As the end of Kenshin's legend draws near, the scarred swordsman meets an opponent
like none other. Saeki Mizu is a master of Feng Shui, a mysterious form of Chinese
astrology that prevents him from ever being defeated by a sword!
During the time of the Tokugawa, there were two competing families who taught the
art of Feng Shui, the Kaze and the Mizu families. Before the slighted Mizu family topples
the Meiji government, Kenshin must join forces with Jinpu Kaze, whose family knowledge
is the only defense against his attackers. Learn More