Anime of the Week: Samurai Deeper Kyo

Samurai Deeper Kyo

サムライ ディーパー キョウ

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Samurai Deeper Kyo was written and illustrated by Akimine Kamijyo. Another anime set in the period of Edo Japan. Demon Eyes Kyo is a feared samurai in search of his body. His soul was sealed within his rivals body, Mibu Kyoshiro. Shiina Yuya is the heir to Tokugawa shogunate Benitora and helps Kyo along the way. Sanada Yukimura also helps Kyo even if a Tokugawa rival.
From October 1999 to May 2006, the series ran in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine. The series ran to a total of 38 volumes. In 2002 Samurai Deeper Kyo was adapted into an anime series.from July of that year to December 2002, the series ran on TV Tokyo with a total of 26 episodes.

samurai deeper kyo

Why I chose this anime: This anime is a great samurai anime as well as adventure. Any anime fan should have this anime on their watch list.