Blood Reign: Curse of the Yoma (1998– )
"Yôma" (original title)

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A terrible war has ravaged the land, and now, fueled by the blood of numerous fallen warriors, the Yoma, demons from hell, emerge once more. A skilled ninja seeks to end the bloodshed these... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Kaneto Shiozawa ...
 Marô (voice)
Hiromi Tsuru ...
 Aya #1 (voice)
Minako Arakawa ...
 Ito (voice)
Motomu Kiyokawa ...
 Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Arnsburger ...
 Higezura, Kazami (voice) (as David Arnsberger)
Tom Bartling ...
 Villager 3 (voice)
Cara Biggs ...
 Kotone (voice)
...
 Spider Demon / ... (voice)
Adam Dudley ...
 Majumi no Miko / ... (voice)
James Elliott ...
 Oinin 2 (voice)
Jon Geiger ...
 Marou (voice)
Banjô Ginga ...
 Koga (voice)
...
 Aya #1 (voice) (as Catheryn Glynn)
Larry Goode ...
 Villager 1 (voice)
Matt Helm ...
 Villager 2 (voice)
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A terrible war has ravaged the land, and now, fueled by the blood of numerous fallen warriors, the Yoma, demons from hell, emerge once more. A skilled ninja seeks to end the bloodshed these demons inflict upon humanity, but to do this he must fight against his undead former best friend and fellow ninja who was killed in battle and has been resurrected to serve the Yoma. Written by anonymous

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ninja | blood | horse | anime | supernatural | See All (5) »

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One warrior against the army of death! See more »


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23 December 1998 (France)  »

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Based on a manga by Kei Kusunoki. The manga was published in 1985 by Shueisha and serialized in Ribon Original. It was 2 volumes long. See more »

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Ashita e no Prorogue
(Prologue for Tomorrow)
Performed by Midori Karashima
Lyrics and Composition by Midori Karashima
Arrangement by Hironari Watanabe
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...that music
16 October 2002 | by (Tennessee) – See all my reviews

I learned of this movie through the ADV previews while watching the Neon Genesis episodes. Not only did the scenes appear to be some of the sickest (awesome sick) I might ever see, but the japanese woman's singing and the music set a mood of utter darkness and depression. I rewound that little two minute preview until I remember what I put the tape in for. I had to watch it. My favorite anime store did not have it to rent so I was forced to buy it. Upon finally watching, I found that although it did not shake up my universe like I had hoped, it still was able to impress me. The entire movie is dark, it has been a while since I watched it (my copy has made the borrowed-never-returned list) and I do not recall any kind of humor in this movie. All in all it is maybe a step under Ninja Scroll, good story and fighting. And for my final thought, this movie makes my top ten "Movies to Compliment a Semi-Depressed Mood."

A good sleeper.


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