Kenyuu Densetsu Yaiba

Legendary Brave Swordsman Yaiba

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Japanese: 剣勇伝説YAIBA
English: Legendary Brave Swordsman Yaiba
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Type: TV
Episodes: 52
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 9, 1993 to Apr 1, 1994
Premiered: Spring 1993
Broadcast: Fridays at 18:30 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Pastel
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.131 (scored by 35823,582 users)
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Ranked: #32332
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Popularity: #5813
Members: 8,101
Favorites: 39

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Kurogane Yaiba is a boy who doesn't want to become what any regular kid would: A samurai. That's why he undergoes a hard training with his father, knowing only the forest as his world. Then, one day, he is sent to Japan, where he has to deal with a whole new civilized reality, meeting the Mine family, the evil Onimaru and even the legendary Musashi, having lots of dangerous adventures, becoming stronger everyday.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Kobayashi, Noriko
Yuyama, Kunihiko
Director, Storyboard
Yoshida, Shunji
Kato, Takao
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Yuuki ga Areba (勇気があれば)" by Kabuki Rocks (カブキロックス)

Ending Theme

"Shinchigakunaki Tatakai! (神智学無き戦い!)" by Kabuki Rocks (カブキロックス)

Apr 18, 2010
ichibannkudo (All reviews)
yaiba!!!{well the name is quite long so ill refer it as yaiba} is another great work of aouyama after dc and magic kaito!!
well ull love the story line.. its about a boy who has one goal in mind ie to become the greatest samurai of all time...
he faces all the WIERD problems; challenges and situations ie out of imagination
in the very 1st epi ull definately get hooked into the anime, ull seriously laugh holding ur stomatch!! imagine a 9 year old guy seeing a girl 1st time in life!!
the series a little kiddish but also has ecchiness in it!!! well there are quite scenes read more


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