SHOGUN IEMITSU SHINOBI TABI
1991-93 – Color - 3 X 45 min. – REMASTERED ACADEMY STANDARD (4:3)
Starring: MITAMURA Kunihiko
KATSUNO Hiroshi, TAMURA Ryo
COURTESY OF KUROTOKAGI & ICHIBAN
To show his prestige to the Imperial Court the third shogun, Tokugawa Iemitsu, journeys to Kyoto along the Tokaido, a road fraught with danger. Iemitsu, using the name Tokuyama Takenoshin, travels in secret with a small group consisting of his bodyguard, master swordsman Yagyu Jubei, Lord Okubo Hikozaemon, Isshin Taro, and Otsuta. Meanwhile an actor pretends to be the shogun in the procession. This action-packed adventure is filled with exciting sword and ninja battles that will determine the future of the Tokugawa Shogunate and set the course for Japan's golden era.
This volume includes these episodes:
"FUMA'S LAST STAND"
"REST IN PEACE, BELOVED PRINCESS"
"CRUCIAL BATTLE IN ITABASHI"