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Overview

The story of the anime takes place in a "futuristic and post-apocalyptic feudal Japan," where one who achieves the symbolic "Number One" bandanna will command the world as a "god." Someone becomes Number One killing the old Number One and taking his bandana. However, only the one with the "Number Two" bandana has the right to challenge it. As a child, Afro had his father (who was Number One) murdered right in front of him by a gunslinger, "Justice" (formerly Number Two) and this became Number One. Now Adult, Afro Samurai, is the current Number Two, and travels the world in search of revenge, by the current Number One that killed his father.

  1. Takashi Okazaki

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Samuel L. Jackson

    Samuel L. Jackson

    Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja (voice)

    5 Episodes

  2. Phil LaMarr

    Phil LaMarr

    Brother 1 / Brother 3 / Brother 5 / Kuro / Teen Afro Samurai (voice)

    5 Episodes

  3. Yuri Lowenthal

    Yuri Lowenthal

    Kuma / Jinno (voice)

    5 Episodes

  4. Ron Perlman

    Ron Perlman

    Justice (voice)

    5 Episodes

  5. Terrence 'T.C.' Carson

    Terrence 'T.C.' Carson

    Sword Master (voice)

    5 Episodes

  6. Jason Marsden

    Jason Marsden

    Sasuke (voice)

    5 Episodes

  7. James Arnold Taylor

    James Arnold Taylor

    Yashichi (voice)

    5 Episodes

  8. Greg Eagles

    Greg Eagles

    Rukotaro (voice)

    5 Episodes

  9. Tara Strong

    Tara Strong

    Otsuru (voice)

    5 Episodes

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Last Season

Afro Samurai

Season 1

2007 | 5 Episodes

Season 1 of Afro Samurai premiered on January 4, 2007.

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Status Ended

Network

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Type Miniseries

Original Language English

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