Basilisk: Kôga ninpô chô (2005– )

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 Oboro Iga (24 episodes, 2005)
Nana Mizuki ...
 Oboro Iga (24 episodes, 2005)
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 Gennosuke Kouga (24 episodes, 2005)
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 Gennosuke Kouga (23 episodes, 2005)
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Shô Hayami ...
 Yakushiji Tenzen (21 episodes, 2005)
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 Yakushiji Tenzen (20 episodes, 2005)
Jennifer Seman ...
 Akeginu (19 episodes, 2005)
Misa Watanabe ...
 Akeginu (18 episodes, 2005)
Wataru Hatano ...
 Chikuma Koshiro / ... (18 episodes, 2005)
John Burgmeier ...
 Chikuma Koshiro (16 episodes, 2005)
Risa Hayamizu ...
 Kagero (16 episodes, 2005)
Yoji Ueda ...
 Kisaragi Saemon (15 episodes, 2005)
Miyuki Sawashiro ...
 Hotarubi / ... (14 episodes, 2005)
Stephanie Young ...
 Kagero (14 episodes, 2005)
Jason Liebrecht ...
 Kisaragi Saemon (14 episodes, 2005)
Paul Slavens ...
 Amayo Jingoro (13 episodes, 2005)
Ken Uo ...
 Amayo Jingoro (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Hotarubi / ... (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Mino Nenki (11 episodes, 2005)
Kenji Utsumi ...
 Mino Nenki (11 episodes, 2005)
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 Muroga Hyoma (11 episodes, 2005)
Katsuhiro Kitagawa ...
 Kasumi Gyobu (11 episodes, 2005)
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Great Justice
4 May 2008 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Perhaps one of the best all around Anime flicks of this era, Basilisk, does not let loyal fan boys down in any way, shape or fashion. Basilisk, Japan's unique animated twist of 'Romeo and Juliet' set in ancient Japan, provides its viewers with great pleasure as it combines elements of distinctly Japanese ninja lore fantasy with realism on an overwhelmingly emotional level. From the dreamy, innocent flirtatious puppy love scenes in peacetime hidden Tsubu valley with the lovely Oboro and the hopeful Gennosuke to the dreadful ending conflict between the weathered Gennosuke and the insidious Tenzen; Basilisk's atmosphere immerses its viewers into an emotional roller-coaster consisting of dread, rage, compassion, and a bitter-sweet depression that accompanies the conclusion of a great series. Hands down, Basilisk will not fail to deliver Great Justice to Anime veterans or new-comers alike.


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