Based on the legendary Akira Kurosawa classic epic feature film, Seven Samurai. After the mysterious murder of the Imperial Envoy in the Magistrate's home - with a bloody sword as the only clue - a citywide hunt for all samurai begins. With a high price suddenly on their heads, the band of samurai must quickly escape the city. Kikuchiyo seizes the moment to prove himself to the team. Their race from the city leads them into the watchful gaze of the Shikimoribito. Who are these mysterious "Guardians"? Man or machine? Ally or enemy? A new friend tries to explain, but she is hiding something too.
Episodes Comprise: - The Drifter
- The Fool
- The Friend
- The Guardians