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Shin Kyûseishu densetsu Hokuto no Ken - Kenshirô den (2008)

Ken is backstabbed by Shin (Fist of The South Star) who kidnapped his love, and claimed Kens powers to stop conflict . So Ken now almost dead , goes through the post apocalyptic wasteland to learn to fight for the innocent ,and reclaim his title as the legendary fighter .

Director:

Kôbun Shizuno (as Kobun Shizuno)

Writers:

Buronson (manga "Hokuto no ken"), Tetsuo Hara (manga "Hokuto no ken")
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hiroshi Abe ... Kenshiro (voice)
Yuriko Ishida ... Yuria (voice)
Romi Pak ... Danne (voice)
Takeshi Aono ... Fugen (voice)
Keiichi Nanba Keiichi Nanba ... Yaman (voice)
Mîna Tominaga ... Saya (voice)
Hiromi Konno Hiromi Konno ... Amo (voice)
Shôzô Îzuka Shôzô Îzuka ... Shisuka (voice)
Tesshô Genda ... Guruma (voice)
Shigeru Chiba ... Jinia (voice)
Rikiya Koyama ... Jugai (voice)
Jôji Nakata ... Insect Man 1 (voice)
Fumihiko Tachiki ... Insect Man 2 (voice)
Tetsu Inada ... Gadeth (voice)
Kan Tanaka Kan Tanaka ... Guruma's Minion (voice)
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Ken is backstabbed by Shin (Fist of The South Star) who kidnapped his love, and claimed Kens powers to stop conflict . So Ken now almost dead , goes through the post apocalyptic wasteland to learn to fight for the innocent ,and reclaim his title as the legendary fighter .

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Country:

Japan

Release Date:

4 October 2008 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Kenshiro See more »

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North Star Pictures See more »
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16 : 9
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Quotes

Yuria: Yuria...
Yuria: Ken, there's nobody that can stop the sun from setting. So let's keep those precious memories.
Kenshiro: Yuria. If only it's possible to combat against your disease. Even I will risk my life for it.
Yuria: Ken, don't show such sadness on your face, and can you tell me about all the paths you've been through?
Kenshiro: The path I've been through.
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Spun-off from Fist of the North Star (1984) See more »

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It was epic and beautiful. Just wish there was an hd version that's all.
30 November 2013 | by Haider-kazmeeSee all my reviews

I'm a huge fan of the Hokuto no Ken series and I have seen every episode. So to my understanding this is a prequel to Fist of the North Star movie. The story was well paced and some of the characters were unique and annoying which isn't a problem. Kenshiro the main man learns what he needs to do in order to have a brighter future ahead for the rest of the generation in this journey. After watching this I actually cried because of the sad stuff that happens. If you love Manga or anime and are not familiar with this series give this movie a go and it'll sink in and you will be hooked on this magnificent series. P.S. great soundtrack.


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