Blade of the Immortal / Mugen no Jūnin
Genres: action, drama
Themes: assassins, historical, revenge, samurai, sword fighting, swordplay
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: 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 of his ageless life. The only way to lift the curse is to slay 1,000 evil men. So Manji wanders Japan, shedding the blood of the wicked on his quest to finally die.
Number of episodes: 13
Vintage: 2008-07-13 to 2008-12-28
Blade of the Immortal: Immortal / Mugen no Jūnin: Immortal