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Release Date:
6 June 2003 (Japan) See more »
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Kenshiro is back to make more people's heads explode in this 3 episode anime OVA.
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Takehito Koyasu ... Kenshiro (3 episodes, 2003-2004)

Series Directed by
Takashi Watanabe (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
Series Writing credits
Buronson (unknown episodes)
Tetsuo Hara (unknown episodes)
Nobuhiko Horie (unknown episodes)
Hiroshi Toda (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
John Ledford .... executive producer / producer (unknown episodes)
Mark Williams .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Yasuharu Takanashi (unknown episodes)
Series Cinematography by
Junichi Watanabe (unknown episodes)
Series Art Direction by
Jun'ichi Higashi (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Tomohiro Kawahara .... mechanical designer (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Shizuo Kurahashi .... sound effects: Sound Box (unknown episodes)
Masafumi Mima .... sound director (unknown episodes)
Tomoko Nakashima .... sound producer: Techno Sound (unknown episodes)
Yukari Tobase .... assistant sound recordist: Aoi Studio (unknown episodes)
Fujio Yamada .... sound recordist (unknown episodes)
Series Animation Department
Masahiro Andô .... key animator (2 episodes, 2003-2004)

Tomohiro Kawahara .... mechanical designer (unknown episodes)
Haruo Sotozaki .... animation director / character designer (unknown episodes)
Series Other crew
Toru Iwakami .... international coordinator (unknown episodes)
Tomohiro Kawahara .... mechanical director (unknown episodes)
Shinji Kobukata .... titles: opening credits (unknown episodes)
Kentaro Nakamura .... unit director (unknown episodes)
Shingo Okada .... production assistant (unknown episodes)

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Also Known As:
"Shin Hokuto no Ken" - Japan (original title)
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Australia:MA | Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba) (video rating) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Germany:16 | Germany:18 (volume 3) | New Zealand:R13 (volume 1) | New Zealand:M (volume 2 and 3) | South Korea:18 | UK:18 (volume 1) | UK:15 (volume 2 and 3) | USA:Not Rated (Suggested 17+)

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0 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
The second chapter isn't all that., 30 October 2003
Author: kumanoken from Brooklyn, NY

After a brief recap of chapter one, Kenshiro's latest adventure continues: Ken must get medical supplies to save the young water-maker from death within two days, but he must take on the deadly dwellers of a forbidden mountain to get what is needed. The cliffdwellers fight with a style similar to Ken's, and they prove to be guardians of a grave secret...

Back at the city of Lastland the vanquished dictator Sanga is replaced by the bitter Seiji, a man whose evil is rooted in his tragic childhood. Sara the healer looks to be the target of rape by Seiji; will she escape his lustful clutches? And what will happen to the people of Lastland when Seiji orders his army to kill all who oppose him, in other words the entire population? TO BE CONTINUED (if you bother to stay awake.

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