Edit Manga Information
What would you like to edit?
 

Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan

Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan

Alternative Titles

English: Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story
Synonyms: Samurai X, Sengoku no Mikazuki, Crescent Moon in the Warring States, Crescent Moon Over a Country At War, Meteor Strike
Japanese: るろうに剣心 -明治剣客浪漫譚-

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 28
Chapters: 259
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 12, 1994 to Sep 21, 1999
Authors: Watsuki, Nobuhiro (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)

Statistics

Score: 8.671 (scored by 33677 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet published' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #632
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #77
Members: 62,031
Favorites: 6,560

Featured Articles

10 Surprisingly Good Live-Action Adaptations of Manga

10 Surprisingly Good Live-Action Adaptations of Manga

It's pretty much a fact that films based on manga are rarely good, but which ones actually make for surprisingly good live-action adaptations and do justice to manga they are based on?
Rurouni Kenshin: A GOOD Live-Action Manga Adaptation!?!

Rurouni Kenshin: A GOOD Live-Action Manga Adaptation!?!

FUNimation is releasing a trilogy of live-action Rurouni Kenshin films in limited theatrical runs. The first one played in American theaters this week. It actually doesn't suck.
Top 15 Anime Characters With Long Hair on MAL

Top 15 Anime Characters With Long Hair on MAL

Love anime characters with long hair? So do we! In this collection of long-haired anime characters, we feature a wide range of well-known individuals, from Sesshoumaru to Chitoge, with different backgrounds and personalities. Rankings are based on the amount of Favorites on MAL.
Real Life Anime Philosophy: Rurouni Kenshin

Real Life Anime Philosophy: Rurouni Kenshin

Philosophy is a common storytelling device in anime. Every character lives by their own moral code and follows their own rules, but where might some of these personal codes fall when compared to real life philosophical schools of thought?

by Cato5

6,546 views

50 Live Action Anime Adaptation Films Equipped With Exciting Trailers

50 Live Action Anime Adaptation Films Equipped With Exciting Trailers

Ever wondered what your favorite anime character would look like if they were flesh and blood? Come check out this collection of 50 renowned live action films, adapted from anime or manga, to see if your favorite has come to life in theaters near you.
Best Anime Hero: What Makes the Ultimate Anime Superheroes?

Best Anime Hero: What Makes the Ultimate Anime Superheroes?

Five of our writers have teamed up to bring this discussion about anime themes and characters to you! Today's topic is: Anime Superheroes- who do you think is the quintessential superhero? Our columnists have each picked a different character! Who do you agree with more?
20 Romantic Quotes From Rurouni Kenshin

20 Romantic Quotes From Rurouni Kenshin

Rurouni Kenshin is an anime series that masterfully upholds romance in every sense of the word. Here are 20 of the most romantic quotes from Rurouni Kenshin.

by Cato5

20,742 views

The Characters That Live in the World of Rurouni Kenshin

The Characters That Live in the World of Rurouni Kenshin

It's 10 years after the Meiji era in Japan, and while there may be peace in the land, it is not without its conflicts. Take a look at the players that make Rurouni Kenshin one of the most enjoyable series in the history of anime.
Manga to Anime: My Wish List

Manga to Anime: My Wish List

Ushio to Tora, Akagami no Shirayukihime, Gangsta, Working! - so often, it's great manga that make great anime. Here are a few that could continue the trend.