The Kouga Ninja Scrolls inspired an award-winning manga and anime series, Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls. This comes as no surprise. The Kouga Ninja Scrolls has ratings and 25 reviews. DiscoSpacePanther said: I came to read this book knowing nothing of Yamada’s work, and never havi. The year is AD. Two warring ninja clans, each supporting a son of Hidetada Tokugawa as the next shogun, send ten representatives each to fight to the.

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While I’m sure there are those who would disagree, or claim that it can’t be stated despite the evidence, I am happy simply to plead my case on this one until the issue is resolved, if it ever is. This article about a historical novel of the s is a stub. Or for those that just like a little war and love. Views Read Edit View history.


I’m not sure if it was the translation that made this such an atrocious reading experience, or if it was originally written to be this appalling. You have two ninja clans bearing a four-hundred-year-old rivalry It isn’t entirely irredeemable, but The House that Jack Built’ s familiar gimmicks say much more about Lars von Trier as a brand than as a provocateur jinja artist. The two hags are Danjou from Kouga and Ogen from Iga.

Unlimited — Hellsing — Vandread: Be the first to ask a question about The Kouga Scrolsl Scrolls. Thanks to him many historical characters weren’t forgotten in our days. Aug 16, Eustacia Tan rated it it was amazing.

I am trying to decide if I will finish it or not, there are kiuga two books left and they are quick reads On the banks of a river, one left to death has risen again.


Mushibugyo — Trinity Seven Majestic Prince: Sep 18, Elvira Atvara rated it liked it Shelves: It’s difficult to find books that mention something like this at all.

The Kouga Ninja Scrolls by Futaro Yamada

Basilisk is his second long-running series and his first adaptation. Bloody Fate Full Metal Panic! The novel traces the course of the conflict as both clans endure heavy losses and ultimately bringing Gennosuke and Oboro to face each other on the field of battle. Meanwhile, their clansmen are ecstatic that the ban on killing is lifted All the ninjas here have inhuman powers. No mercy will be spared to the enemy. Overall this series is just getting boring and bad.

Action and betrayal galore. It seems I’m a bit immature when it comes to such scenes though I took kougaa star off because the writer spoke albeit only very occasionally to the audience directly from the year and make comparisons. Wings to the Future I’d recommend the anime over the book, but the book is not a terrible way to pass an hour or two.

Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls (TV Series ) – IMDb

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They used to be in nlnja, but because of the duel, they killed each other off mercilessly. By the way, the characters of Tokugawa Ieyasu, Hattori Hanzo basically, the normal “humans” do exist, and the Kouga and Iga were ninja clans.


The year is AD. The various government retainers are beginning to take sides and the Tokugawa Shogunate is on the verge of tearing itself apart. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Janki rated it really liked it Mar 29, The Best Metal of I would recommend at least reading the second Volume, before tackling this. This year’s collection includes many independent and self-published artists; no mainstream or superhero comic in sight.

Audible Download Audio Books. The story is quick and the battles are spectacular. Today we have something special for you Oboro knows this herself and blinded herself tem Things are heating up! A vagabond swordsman is aided by a beautiful ninja girl and a crafty spy in confronting a demonic clan of killers – with a ghost from his past as their leader – who are bent on overthrowing the Tokugawa Shogunate.

For example, the narrator will describe a castle that was built during that time period, then pause and explain how it was destroyed as well as the period that it was destroyed in years after the factand then continue onwards with the tale.

Feb scrolld, Desco D’amycko marked it as to-read. Some desire peace and freedom. The author gave no insights. But, again, the awful antagonizing and taunting did a marvellous job of killing the suspense and ferocity that is supposed to be portrayed.