The chronicles of the life of Minamoto no Yoshitsune (1159 - May 17th, 1189). He was a late Heian and early Kamakura general of the Minamoto clan of Japan. Yoshitsune was the ninth son of Minamoto no Yoshitomo. His older brother Minamoto no Yoritomo founded the Kamakura shogunate.

Series Cast

  1. Isao Hashizume

    Isao Hashizume

    52 Episodes

  2. Hanshiro Iwai

    Sato Tsugunobu

    52 Episodes

  3. Michiko Otsuka

    Michiko Otsuka

    Hojo Masako

    52 Episodes

  4. Kazuo Kitamura

    Kazuo Kitamura

    Hiromoto Oe

    52 Episodes

  5. Hiroshi Nawa

    Suzuki Shigeie

    52 Episodes

  6. Jun Tazaki

    Jun Tazaki


    52 Episodes

  7. Shin Kishida

    Shin Kishida

    Kinmune Onuki

    52 Episodes

  8. Takashi Yamaguchi

    Taira no Noritsune

    52 Episodes

  9. Taketoshi Naitô

    Taketoshi Naitô

    Hitachibo Kaison

    52 Episodes

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Season 1

1966 | 52 Episodes

Season 1 of Minamoto no Yoshitsune premiered on January 2, 1966.

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Minamoto no Yoshitsune
Minamoto no Yoshitsune


Original Name 源義経

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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