First of, I am no historian, and I did end up fudging history a little, simply due to lack of information. Seki, Tomokazu Japanese: More staff. When Katsura Kogoro brought Kenshin to Kyoto, he was a wide-eyed, idealistic youth. Lupin the 3rd: The Legend of the Gold of Babylon. Furuhashi, Kazuhiro. Yeah, Katsura Kogoro totally wrote the Five Charter Oath. Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure. Katsura and his cohorts built a "phantom army" - the Kihei-Tai- which soon set out to bring the Shogunate down on the battlefield. My brutal reality: I do not own the characters of Rurouni Kenshin. Okita Sōji, Ōkubo Toshimichi, and Katsura Kogorō were among numerous other historical figures who made appearances in the story. Works; Bookmarks; Filters; RSS Feed; Listing Works. Home Page; Anime. In the era of Japan's Meiji Restoration, an assassin regains his humanity. Kido Takayoshi (木戸 孝允) (born Wada Kogorō (和田 小五郎); August 11, 1833 – May 26, 1877), also referred to as Kido Kōin (木戸 こういん), was a Japanese statesman of the Meiji Restoration.He was known as Katsura Kogorō (桂 小五郎) during the late Tokugawa period.He is considered as one of the three great nobles who led the Restoration. But at this point our young hero's main concern is Tomoe Yukishiro, a mysterious young woman whose fiance is murdered by Kenshin and who encounters him by chance in Edo. Main characters are: Kenshin / Battousai, Tomoe Yukishiro, Katsura Kogoro and Takasugi Shinsaku. One night, Kenshin found himself doing battle with agents of the shōgunate, and a lone woman from a nearby pub witnessed the scene—but she may not have been there entirely by accident. Comments Add a Comment. Story | Characters . This story follows Kenshin as he changes from that bright-eyed youth into the hardened hitokiri. It is the tale of Himura Tomoe, Kenshin's wife who died at his very hands, and of her brother Enishi, who has devoted his entire existence to the goal of watching Kenshin suffer.As one of the deadliest hitokiri in Kyoto several years ago, Kenshin served at the pleasure of Katsura Kogorō of ChōshÅ«. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rurouni_Kenshin:_Tsuiokuhen Edit Opening Theme "In Dreams" by Taku Iwasaki. Other places you can see Katsura Kogorou used as a character: Shinsengumi! Staff. Rurouni Kenshin is a manga and anime series created by Nobuhiro Watsuki. Katsura Kogoro: A young nobleman who became disgusted with the methods of the all-powerful Tokugawa regime, Katsura worked secretly to make the Meiji Restoration possible. I have tried to show how he dealt with the grief and pain, and how he helped the rebels to conqueror impossible odds and win the revolution. The story then moves forward to a time when Kenshin Himura (Mayo Suzukaze) meets up with Katsura Kogoro (Tomokazu Seki), a nobleman on a mission to bring a new order to Japan with the beginning of the Meiji Resurrection, which has the extermination of the old Tokugawa Shoganite at its heart. In less than a year, he was tormented by his inability to reconcile his idealism with the brutal reality of life as a hitokiri. Supporting. 29 notes May 5th, 2020. (drama) Rurouni Kenshin (manga, anime, film) The event otherwise known as the Kinmon no Hen or in English, “The Forbidden Gate Incident.” (In Rurouni Kenshin, this is when Kenshin and Tomoe go out to the countryside at Katsura’s orders.) With Mayo Suzukaze, Junko Iwao, Nozomu Sasaki, Masami Suzuki. 2 Works in Himura Kenshin & Katsura Kogoro | Kido Takayoshi. Being a Shonen Jump series, Rurouni Kenshin naturally has Loads and Loads of Characters. Takasugi Shinsaku is the best friend of Katsura Kogorō who opposed his friend's recruit of a young boy named Himura Kenshin as Hitokiri Battōsai. Pokemon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle. It's considered the first Japanese constitution, and it's also super short (literally 5 sentences), so if you're inclined, you can google it and give it a read. Tags . Shinsaku climbs on the stage and sees it confirms it really is Shoin. This title is also available in a director's cut that is the full work as one film, I recommend this version as it is complete without the breaks between the secions. Hata, Shouji. Graphic Depictions Of Violence; … Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens . Of course, fans of "Rurouni Kenshin" know that this red-haired boy will grow up to be Kenshin Himura, the "Hitokiri Battousai" (i.e., "the man who slashes even as he draws his sword"). Yukishiro Enishi's minion Gein was based on puppeteer and serial killer Ed Gein, as stated in "The Secret Life of Characters #47", volume 24. Edit Ending Theme "Quiet Life" by Taku Iwasaki. Watsuki originally took up drawing manga in emulation of his older brother. Title: In the Beginning Author/Artist: veleda_k Theme: #1 Attraction Rating: PG Wordcount: 500 Author's Notes: Lots of notes. SHOW COMMENTS (7) Why Is This One Of Your Favorites? Soft As Thunder by Gothams_Only_Wolf for Vathara Fandoms: Rurouni Kenshin, InuYasha - A Feudal Fairy Tale Teen And Up Audiences; Graphic Depictions Of Violence; F/M, M/M, Multi; Work in Progress; 16 Jul 2020. Navigation and Actions. This list, though far from complete, has all of the major ones, grouped into their respective "factions". Book 3 of This One, Road to Rurouni tells of Kenshin's last three years in the war, up until the Battle of Toba Fushimi. Okubo Toshimichi (大久保 利通) was a legendary Ishin Shishi leader and, a samurai from Satsuma who became a major official in the Meiji Government after the end of the bakumatsu, taking the seat of Chief of the Department of Internal Affairs. Katsura suggests it must be an impersonator, but Kaishu tells them it really is Shoin. Packed with action, romance and historical intrigue, Rurouni Kenshin is one of the most beloved and popular manga series worldwide. The Rurouni Kenshin manga and TV show are about the adventures of a wandering swordsman ten years after the civil war, Bakumatsu, in which the Shoguns were overthrown and a constitutional government headed by the emperor was established (Imperial Restoration). Hosoda, Mamoru. - Share your reason with the rest … Although his older brother eventually gave up the hobby, Watsuki was able to parlay his interest into a productive career as a manga artist and occasional video game designer as he realized he was too scrawny for a career as a professional … Then the shinsengumi appears and they start to attack the band. It was released in Japan in 1999. The presence of her there brings a sort of relief to the stressed men of the Choshu clan, but raises the suspicion of the leader, Kogoro Katsura, who has her investigated covertly. ... Kenshin served at the pleasure of Katsura Kogorō of ChōshÅ«. ‹æ‘ 剣心, Himura Kenshin? Rurouni Kenshin OVA Cultural Details This page is a guide to the cultural and historical details seen in the first Rurouni Kenshin OVA series released in the US as Samurai X Trust and Betrayal . Director. He was a leader of the Satsuma clan, who supported the restoration of imperial power. He became an imperial adviser and helped, among other things, with abolishing the han system and drafting the Five Charter Oath. Kenshin would then be discovered by Katsura Kogoro, leader of the Ishin Shishi (the main rebellion group) and long time friend of Takasugi. The story of Kido’s escape from the city after the 1864 debacle is a romantic one. Takasugi belived that Kenshin suffered deeply as assassin, due to him having to take away the lives of others in order to create the new Meiji era. I've done my best to make this accurate, but if anyone spots any… He outlived Katsura Kogorō and Saigō Takamori. Manga Works Edit. ¨ TsuiokuHen Tomoe Yukishiro 有村架純 佐藤健. ), is a four part original video animation series (OVA) that serves as a prequel to the Rurouni Kenshin anime television series. Campbell, Charles. After the Ikedaya affair, when Kenshin's cover as the shadow hitokiri is blown, Katsura arranges for Kenshin and Tomoe to hide in the village of Otsu. Producer, Recording Engineer, ADR Director. Storyboard. Rurôuni Kenshin. Sound Director. ¨,Recollection or Reminiscence? Note: All names are in Eastern Order, family name … ),, known as Kenshin Himura in the English-language dub, is a fictional character from the Rurouni Kenshin universe created by Nobuhiro Watsuki. He was responsible for the suppression of the Satsuma rebellion in 1877, led by Ōkubo's university friend, Saigō Takamori. Packed with action, romance and historical intrigue, Rurouni Kenshin is one of the most beloved and popular manga series worldwide. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE. In the era of Japan's Meiji Restoration, an assassin regains his humanity. Overlord: The Undead King. After the Meiji Restoration Katsura was one of the three great nobles who led the restoration. Katsura Kogoro voiced by Corey Gagne and 1 other. More reviews Reviews. Teacher Pon was written by Watsuki during high school, and earned the Tezuka award. One night, Kenshin found himself doing battle with agents of the shōgunate, and a lone woman from a nearby pub witnessed the scene--but she may not have been there entirely by accident. In the TV show, Kenshin is now a man of peace, but during the war he was an infamous Hitokiri, manslayer, and killed … But Hijikata comes and protects them and says the music Shoin is playing is the Heaven's Song and Ii is behind this. Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan ... Katsura, Kogoro. With Mayo Suzukaze, Junko Iwao, Nozomu Sasaki, Masami Suzuki. ... Kenshin served at the pleasure of Katsura Kogorō of ChōshÅ«. No Game No Life Zero. Katsura KOGORO is a character of anime »Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan - Tsuiokuhen« and of manga »Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan«. , simply due to lack of information the Meiji Restoration, an assassin his. 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