Afro Samurai: Resurrection

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: アフロサムライ Resurrection
English: Afro Samurai: Resurrection
Spanish: Afro Samurai Resurrection
French: Afro Samurai Le Film: Resurrection
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 25, 2009
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure
Themes: GoreGore, SamuraiSamurai
Duration: 1 hr. 40 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity

Statistics

Score: 7.341 (scored by 5739457,394 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #22972
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1853
Members: 97,951
Favorites: 181

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Synopsis

After obtaining the Number One headband, which proclaims him to be the best of all warriors, Afro spends most of his days in peace, though his nightmare-filled nights are not so tranquil. His life crescendos into chaos once again when Jinno and Sio, his former friends from long ago, take the headband from him, as well as the remains of his father. Challenged by Sio to don the Number Two headband again and exact revenge on them for their actions, Afro embarks on another journey as the wearer of said headband—an item for which anyone would kill him.

Afro Samurai: Resurrection follows Afro as he fights a second series of battles against all manner of foes, wading through the sea of corpses in his wake so that he may once again quench his never-ending thirst for revenge.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Samurai, Afro

Main

Sio

Main

Ninja Ninja

Supporting

Jinno

Supporting

Shichigoro

Supporting

Brother One

Supporting

Rukotaro

Supporting

Tomoe

Supporting

Bin

Supporting

Dharman

Supporting

Staff

Kizaki, Fuminori
Director
Okazaki, Takashi
Script, Original Creator
RZA
Theme Song Performance, Music
Van seijen, Thea
Theme Song Performance


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"Combat (Afro Season II)'" by The RZA
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May 13, 2009
Mixed Feelings
When i first saw Afro Samurai back in 2008 I was amazed, to be honest I didn't think a concept like this would work out in the way it did. I mean here you have a black samurai, in an anime, with hip-hop music, unless we're talking Samurai Champloo this shouldn't work. But I really liked Afro Samurai, I thought it was sick and it only increased my respect for Samuel L. Jackson, so when I found out that there was going to be a sequel to the series I was over the moon... However little did I know that this sequel would end up ...
May 20, 2015
Overview:

"Afro Samurai 2: the Absurdity Continues". Honestly that would have been a better title than the insanely overused title "Resurrection". However, this is the kind of anime where they probably intentionally used a cliche title to pay homage to early, terrible anime like the infamous "Ninja Resurrection". Afro Samurai is NOT an anime that you are supposed to take seriously! It is basically like Kill Bill the anime...or more accurately Kill Bill the 100% anime since Kill Bill Volume 1 was partly done in anime format.

Story and Characters-

Warning: Spoilers!!!

The story begins where the last movie left off. Afro finally got revenge and claimed the ...
May 27, 2010
"Watch your damn mouth... cause I'm coming for my father."

This OVA begins some time after the original series of AfroSamurai where Afro is tired, sick of all the fighting knowing that it is an endless cycle. "Kill or be killed, there is no option". We see Afro in a little hut, accompanied only by a Buddha statue and multiple wooden figurines. Peaceful, but lonely.

So, when Jinno appears on a motorcycle and drags Afro by his hair through the tundra, it is appalling. In the previous installment one takes Jinno to be slayed, but he has returned along with is sister Sio who vouches ...

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Art Director of Afro Samurai Resurrection Wins Emmy Award

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Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Afro Samurai: Resurrection Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 )
kyox69 - Jan 25, 2009
83 replies by A_Shinoda »»
May 9, 11:52 AM
This is a Movie.
kyox69 - Jan 14, 2009
8 replies by hznu »»
Feb 1, 2009 6:50 PM
Trailer just released
quicksilver111 - Jul 25, 2008
17 replies by Tempest_Angel »»
Jan 17, 2009 3:04 PM

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