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Blade of the Immortal

Blade of the Immortal (Anime)

Blade of the Immortal (English), 無限の住人 (Japanese), Mugen no Juunin (Synonyms)

Manji is an amoral swordsman, who has been cursed with eternal life. He has grown tired of living with all the death he has created. He has no skills other then those of killing, thus he forms a plan to regain his mortality:

Genres: Action Adventure Supernatural Historical Samurai

Arte

Arte (Anime)

アルテ (Japanese)

16th century Firenze, Italy. One girl, One ARTistic ambition! The birthplace of the renaissance era, where art is thriving. In one small corner of this vast city, one sheltered girl’s journey begins. She dreams of becoming an artist, an impossible career for a girl born into a noble family. In those days, art was an exclusively male profession, with woman facing strong discrimination. In spite of these challenges, Arte perseveres with hard work and a positive attitude! Source: North Star Pictures

Genres: Drama Seinen Historical Slice of Life Romance

Categories: 16th Century Art/s Artist/s Independent Female Lead Painter/s Painting/s Renaissance

Kingdom 3rd Season

Kingdom 3rd Season (Anime)

キングダム 第3シリーズ (Japanese), Kingdom Season 3 (Synonyms)

Following the successful Sanyou campaign, the Qin army, including 1,000-Man Commander Li Xin, inches ever closer to fulfilling King Ying Zheng's dream of unifying China. With a major geographical foothold in the state of Wei now under its control, Qin sets its sights eastward toward the remaining warring states. Meanwhile Li Mu—an unparalleled strategist and the newly appointed prime minister of the state of Zhao—has taken advantage of Zhao's temporary truce with Qin to negotiate with the other states without interruption. Seemingly without warning, Ying Zheng receives news that armies from the states of Chu, Zhao, Wei, Han, Yan, and Qi have crossed into Qin territory. Realizing too late the purpose behind Li Mu's truce with Qin, Zheng quickly gathers his advisors to devise a plan to address the six-state coalition army on their doorstep. For the first time in history, the state of Qin faces complete destruction and must use every resource and strategy at their disposal to prevent themselves from being wiped off the map.

Genres: Action Military Seinen Historical

Categories: Ambitious Goal/s Ambitious Protagonist Armed Combat China Dream/s Hot-Blooded Male Lead Politics Involving Royalty Strong Male Lead War/s

Kitsutsuki Tanteidokoro

Kitsutsuki Tanteidokoro (Anime)

Woodpecker Detective's Office (English), 啄木鳥探偵處 (Japanese), Kitsutsuki Tantei-Dokoro (Synonyms)

It is the end of the Meiji Era. The genius poet Ishikawa Takuboku, who’s struggling financially, starts a detective business out of his lodging in response to a certain murder case. He calls it the Woodpecker Detective’s Office. "The ghosts of the Twelve-Story Tower in Asakusa," "the man-eating figure who wanders the streets on snowy nights"... Takuboku involves himself in one bizarre case after another with his hometown acquaintance, Kindaichi Kyosuke, as his assistant. Source: Crunchyroll

Genres: Mystery Historical

Categories: Historical Detective/s Ghost/s

Vinland Saga

Vinland Saga (Anime)

ヴィンランド・サガ (Japanese)

Young Thorfinn grew up listening to the stories of old sailors that had traveled the ocean and reached the place of legend, Vinland. It's said to be warm and fertile, a place where there would be no need for fighting—not at all like the frozen village in Iceland where he was born, and certainly not like his current life as a mercenary. War is his home now.

Genres: Action Adventure Drama Seinen Historical

Categories: Character Growth Sword/s War/s Journey Revenge Viking/s Death of Loved One/s Warrior/s Slave/s Short Male Lead Swordsman Gun/s

Brave 10

Brave 10 (Anime)

Brave 10 (English), ブレイブ・テン (Japanese), Brave10 (Synonyms), Brave Ten (Synonyms)

Isanami, a young priestess of Izumo, is forced to watch as a group of evil ninja burn her temple to the ground and slaughter the people within, leaving her no choice but to flee into the forest to escape the same fate. By chance, she stumbles upon Saizou Kirigakure, a masterless ninja from the Iga school. The two travel to Ueda Castle to ask Yukimura Sanada for help.

Genres: Action Adventure Seinen Historical Super Power Samurai

Douluo Dalu

Douluo Dalu (Anime)

斗罗大陆 (Japanese), Combat Continent (Synonyms), Soul Land (Synonyms)

Tang San is one of Tang Sect martial art clan's most prestigious disciples and peerless in the use of hidden weapons. With high expectations, the sect's elders believe his future will be bright; yet Tang chooses to forsake this life at the cost of obtaining the sect's forbidden lore—an action punishable by death.

Genres: Action Adventure Fantasy Historical Martial Arts Romance

91 Days

91 Days (Anime)

91 Days (English), 91Days (Japanese)

As a child living in the town of Lawless, Angelo Lagusa has witnessed a tragedy: his parents and younger brother have been mercilessly slaughtered by the Vanetti mafia family. Losing everything he holds dear, he leaves both his name and hometown behind, adopting the new identity of Avilio Bruno.

Genres: Action Drama Historical

Princess Sara

Princess Sara (Anime)

A Little Princess Sara (English), 小公女セーラ (Japanese), Sekai Meisaku Gekijou (Synonyms), Princess Sara (Synonyms), Little Princess Sarah (Synonyms), Shoukoujo Sara (Synonyms)

In the year 1885, the story follows Sarah Crewe, a young daughter of a wealthy English father, Ralph Crewe, living in British-ruled India. She starts attending an all-girl's seminary boarding school in London, where she excels in her studies and is loved deeply by many of her friends and classmates. Tragedy strikes when Sarah's father passes away and her family goes bankrupt, leaving her to become a poor orphan.

Genres: Drama Historical Slice of Life Shoujo

Feng Yu Jiu Tian

Feng Yu Jiu Tian (Novel)

凤于九天 (Japanese)

Feng Ming was only 19 when he lost his life saving a child from death without hesitation. The grateful father of the rescued child grants Feng Ming a second chance at life. Unknown to Feng Ming, his soul is whisked away to a far away ancient land (resembling the dynasties of China).

Genres: Drama Supernatural Historical Romance Yaoi

Song of the Long March

Song of the Long March (Manhua)

長歌行 (Japanese), Choukakou (Synonyms), Chang Ge Xing (Synonyms)

Chang An in the Tang Dynasty of China (618–907): The demon star is passing through the sky, calamity is about to befall the Tang Dynasty. Princess Yongning is forced to flee the castle after her family is killed.

Genres: Action Adventure Drama Historical

Feng Shen Ji

Feng Shen Ji (Manhua)

封神記 (Japanese), The Legend and the Hero (Synonyms), Chronicles of the God's Order (Synonyms)

A messenger of the Heavens has arrived in Zhao Ge, which has been ruled by the Shang dynasty for generations. The current emperor, Zi Zhou, refuses to bow his head before the gods, and declares to the messenger that he will no longer accept the tyranny of the Heavens. The gods do not take this kindly;

Genres: Action Fantasy Supernatural Historical Martial Arts

Gintama.

Gintama. (Anime)

Gintama Season 5 (English), 銀魂。 (Japanese), Gintama (2017) (Synonyms)

After joining the resistance against the bakufu, Gintoki and the gang are in hiding, along with Katsura and his Joui rebels. The Yorozuya is soon approached by Nobume Imai and two members of the Kiheitai, who explain that the Harusame pirates have turned against 7th Division Captain Kamui and their former ally Takasugi. The Kiheitai present Gintoki with a job:

Genres: Action Comedy Sci-Fi Historical Shounen Samurai Parody

Kimetsu no Yaiba

Kimetsu no Yaiba (Anime)

鬼滅の刃 (Japanese), Blade of Demon Destruction (Synonyms), Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Synonyms)

Ever since the death of his father, the burden of supporting the family has fallen upon Tanjirou Kamado's shoulders. Though living impoverished on a remote mountain, the Kamado family are able to enjoy a relatively peaceful and happy life. One day, Tanjirou decides to go down to the local village to make a little money selling charcoal.

Genres: Action Demons Supernatural Historical Shounen

Categories: Brother and Sister Weak to Strong Sword/s Character Growth Demon/s Special Ability/ies Swordsman Journey Death of Loved Ones Training Intense Fight

Golden Kamuy

Golden Kamuy (Anime)

ゴールデンカムイ (Japanese)

In Hokkaido, the far northern lands of Japan, Sugimoto survived the Russo-Japanese war of the Meiji era. Nicknamed "Sugimoto the Immortal" during the war, he now seeks the riches promised by the gold rush in hopes of saving the widowed wife of his now deceased comrade from the war. During his hunt of gold, he finds hints of a hidden stash of gold by corrupt criminals.

Genres: Action Adventure Seinen Historical

Makiba no Shoujo Katri

Makiba no Shoujo Katri (Anime)

Katri, Girl of the Meadows (English), 牧場の少女カトリ (Japanese)

This series tells the story of 9 year-old Katri, a girl who lives on a farm in Finland with her grandparents. Katri's mother has been away in Germany for three years. The farm is not doing well, so to help support her family, she goes to work on a neighboring farm.

Genres: Adventure Drama Historical Slice of Life

Chrno Crusade

Chrno Crusade (Anime)

Chrono Crusade (English), クロノクルセイド (Japanese), Chrno Crusade: Mary Magdalene (Synonyms)

The 1920s was a decade of great change and upheaval, with monstrous demons appearing across America. To combat this menace, the holy organization known as the Order of Magdalene was established. The organization's New York branch is home to the young and reckless Sister Rosette Christopher, as well as her partner Chrno.

Genres: Action Demons Supernatural Historical Shounen Romance

Fushigi Yuugi

Fushigi Yuugi (Anime)

Mysterious Play (English), ふしぎ遊戯 (Japanese), Fushigi Yugi (Synonyms), Curious Play (Synonyms)

While visiting the National Library, junior-high students Miaka Yuuki and Yui Hongo are transported into the world of a mysterious book set in ancient China, "The Universe of The Four Gods." Miaka suddenly finds herself with the responsibility of being the priestess of Suzaku, and must find all of her celestial warriors for the purpose of summoning Suzaku for three wishes; however, the enemy nation of the god Seiryuu has manipulated Yui into becoming the priestess of Seiryuu.

Genres: Adventure Comedy Drama Fantasy Historical Magic Martial Arts Romance Shoujo

Samurai Champloo

Samurai Champloo (Anime)

Samurai Champloo (English), サムライチャンプルー (Japanese), SAMURAI CHAMPLOO (Synonyms)

Fuu Kasumi is a young and clumsy waitress who spends her days peacefully working in a small teahouse. That is, until she accidentally spills a drink all over one of her customers! With a group of samurai now incessantly harassing her, Fuu desperately calls upon another samurai in the shop, Mugen, who quickly defeats them with his wild fighting technique, utilizing movements reminiscent to that of breakdancing. Unfortunately, Mugen decides to pick a fight with the unwilling ronin Jin, who wields a more precise and traditional style of swordfighting, and the latter proves to be a formidable opponent.

Genres: Action Adventure Comedy Historical Shounen Samurai

InuYasha

InuYasha (Anime)

InuYasha (English), 犬夜叉 (Japanese), Inu Yasha (Synonyms)

Based on the Shogakukan award-winning manga of the same name, InuYasha follows Kagome Higurashi, a fifteen-year-old girl whose normal life ends when a demon drags her into a cursed well on the grounds of her family's Shinto shrine. Instead of hitting the bottom of the well, Kagome ends up 500 years in the past during Japan's violent Sengoku period with the demon's true target, a wish-granting jewel called the Shikon Jewel, reborn inside of her. After a battle with a revived demon accidentally causes the sacred jewel to shatter, Kagome enlists the help of a young hybrid dog-demon/human named Inuyasha to help her collect the shards and prevent them from falling into the wrong hands.

Genres: Action Adventure Comedy Demons Fantasy Supernatural Historical Shounen Magic Romance

Categories: Character Growth Love Triangle Demon/s Half-Demon Monster/s Journey Time Travel Priestess/es Reincarnation Sword/s Half-Human Archery