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  • Watch Ayakashi Japanese Classic Horror online

    Ayakashi Japanese Classic Horror

    A collection of three classic Japanese horror stories: "Yotsuya Kaidan," the story of a wife betrayed by her husband who seeks vengeance even in death, "Tenshu Monogatari," the story of… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2006 Rating: 9.6/10 (5 Votes)
  • Watch Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman online

    Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman

    The story takes place in Kyoto in the late 19th century. Manjiro has two faces. During the day, he works as a helper for people in Kyoto, but he also… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 5.17/10 (6 Votes)
  • Watch Basilisk online


    The year is 1614 AD. Two warring ninja clans, each supporting a son of Hidetada Tokugawa as the next shogun, send ten representatives each to fight to the death for… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2005 Rating: 9.41/10 (46 Votes)
  • Watch Battle Girls – Time Paradox online

    Battle Girls – Time Paradox

    Modern-day middle school girl Hideyoshi is mysteriously hurled into a world resembling the warring states period of Japanese history, only this time it's inhabited only by women. This world's Oda… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2011 Rating: 9.05/10 (20 Votes)
  • Watch Blade of the Immortal online

    Blade of the Immortal

    Manji is a crass, violent samurai with a special ability: he cannot die. Cursed with immortality by the nun Yobikuni as punishment for his ruthless deeds, he has grown weary… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2008 Rating: 8.47/10 (19 Votes)
  • Watch Brave 10 online

    Brave 10

    The story reimagines the legendary adventures of the 10 brave warriors assembled by the warlord Sanada Yukimura in the year 1600, in the middle of Japan's tumultuous Sengoku (Warring States)… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 9.52/10 (75 Votes)
  • Watch Carried by the Wind Tsukikage Ran online

    Carried by the Wind Tsukikage Ran

    In the Edo or Tokugawa period (1600-1868),Ran,a female wandering samurai whose skill with the katana is only matched by her taste for sake (rice wine),is joined by a chinese martial… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2000 Rating: 9.74/10 (35 Votes)
  • Watch Chouyaku Hyakuninisshu: Uta Koi online

    Chouyaku Hyakuninisshu: Uta Koi

    Uta Koi tells the "super-liberal interpretation" of the Hyakuninisshu anthology compiled during Japan's Heian period of 100 romantic poems from 100 different poets such as The Tale of Genji's Murasaki… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 10/10 (9 Votes)
  • Watch Condor Hero online

    Condor Hero

    The orphaned Yang Gor is taken to Chuen Jun Clan to learn kung fu. However, Yang soon gets tired of the bullying by the clan's priests and escapes. His eventual… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2001 Rating: 9.31/10 (26 Votes)
  • Watch Dantalian no Shoka online

    Dantalian no Shoka

    Hugh Anthony Disward inherits an old mansion and a personal library from his grandfather. In the basement of the mansion, he meets a mysterious girl—Dalian. She is a Dantalian and… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2011 Rating: 9.77/10 (39 Votes)
  • Watch Emma: A Victorian Romance online

    Emma: A Victorian Romance

    In late 19th century London, William Jones, a member of the gentry, meets and falls in love with Emma, and she with him. This chance meeting overturns both their lives… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2005 Rating: 9.95/10 (39 Votes)
  • Watch Folktales from Japan online

    Folktales from Japan

    Folklore, myth, legend, and festival origin stories from across Japan. (AKA: Furusato Saisei: Nihon no Mukashi Banashi) [More]
    Status: Ongoing Released: 2012 Rating: 8.05/10 (19 Votes)
  • Watch Genji Monogatari Sennenki online

    Genji Monogatari Sennenki

    Born from a much loved, but lowly ranked concubine, Genji Hikaru is called the Shining Prince and is the beloved second son of the Emperor. Although he cannot be an… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2009 Rating: 9.33/10 (9 Votes)
  • Watch Ghost Slayers Ayashi online

    Ghost Slayers Ayashi

    Feudal Japan is attacked by beasts called 'Youi'. Ryuudou Yukiatsu, a 'floater' and an employee at a bath house has the power of Ayagami ("The power to find the words… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2006 Rating: 8/10 (5 Votes)
  • Watch Gintama online


    The Amanto, vicious aliens from outer space, has taken over the country of Japan. It has suppressed all the samurais by prohibiting the usage of samurai swords. Sakata Gintoki is… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2006 Rating: 9.78/10 (776 Votes)
  • Watch Hakuouki Reimeiroku online

    Hakuouki Reimeiroku

    The third season of Hakuouki continues this TV anime based on a series of bishounen games released by Idea Factory for the PlayStation 2 and PSP. This new anime tells… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 9.16/10 (25 Votes)
  • Watch Hakuouki: Shinsengumi Kitan online

    Hakuouki: Shinsengumi Kitan

    The protagonist, Yukimura Chizuru is the daughter of a doctor who works in Edo. The father leaves Edo to work as a volunteer doctor and moves to Kyoto without his… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2010 Rating: 9.71/10 (56 Votes)
  • Watch Hetalia: Axis Powers online

    Hetalia: Axis Powers

    Italy, once home of the strongest empire in the world, has changed. This is the story of Italy, now a cowardly pasta-loving fool, and his friends (other personified countries of… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2009 Rating: 9.72/10 (39 Votes)
  • Watch Hetalia: The Beautiful World ONA online

    Hetalia: The Beautiful World ONA

    The fifth season of Hetalia. [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 9.54/10 (46 Votes)
  • Watch House of Five Leaves online

    House of Five Leaves

    Masterless samurai Akitsu Masanosuke is a skilled and loyal swordsman, but his naïve, diffident nature has time and again caused him to be let go by the lords who have… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2010 Rating: 9.09/10 (11 Votes)
  • Watch Hyouge Mono online

    Hyouge Mono

    In the age of civil war, when the shadow of Nobunaga Oda was still cast over the land, the warlord Furuta Sasuke lost his soul to the tea ceremony. While… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2011 Rating: 7.89/10 (9 Votes)
  • Watch Ikoku Meiro no Croisée online

    Ikoku Meiro no Croisée

    During the second half of the 19th century, Europe became intrigued by the Japanese culture. A Japanese girl named Yune travels to France, where she started working in the lower… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2011 Rating: 9.78/10 (37 Votes)
  • Watch Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne online

    Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne

    Marron seems to be a normal, ditsy kinda of school girl when in actuality she is the reincarnation of Joan of Arc. With her angel sidekick Finn, she attempts to… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 1999 Rating: 9.7/10 (43 Votes)
  • Watch Katanagatari online


    This story teakes place in the Edo era where Yasuri Shichika is the seventh head of the Kyotou school of Japanese sword martial arts living in Fushou Island with his… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2010 Rating: 9.4/10 (73 Votes)
  • Watch Kingdom online


    In the Warring States Period of ancient China (475-221 BCE), Shin and Hyou are war-orphans in the kingdom of Qin. They dream of one day proving themselves on the battlefield.… [More]
    Status: Completed Released: 2012 Rating: 9.74/10 (419 Votes)
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