In 1863, Izuminokami Kanesada and his partner, Horikawa Kunihiro, arrive in the streets of Edo from the future to investigate their master’s reports of an upcoming enemy invasion. As humanoid manifestations of the famous Toshizou Hijikata’s swords, they have been tasked with protecting history from the Retrograde Army that seeks to alter it. Soon enlisting the help of other sword warriors, they continuously battle the mysterious army throughout the Bakumatsu period.
English: Katsugeki Touken Ranbu
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 2, 2017 to Sep 24, 2017
Premiered: Summer 2017
Broadcast: Sundays at 00:30 (JST)
Producers: Aniplex, Nitroplus, Good Smile Company, DMM.com
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Genres: Action, Historical, Samurai, Fantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
Eng Sub/Eng Subbed
10bit Dual Audio (English/Japanese)
480p, 720p & 1080p