Afro Samurai the japanese manga series on DVD
Afro Samurai (アフロサムライ Afro Samurai ) is a Japanese Manga series created by the famous Takashi Okazaki.
It is a bloody and comediac story told in the abstract times of Ancient japan.
The Main character, afro samurai is voiced by Samuel L Jackson.
The musical score is produced by the RZA of the Wu-tang clan.
A new Blu Ray DVD has been released for the series also, for extra high definition quality.
Afro Samurai DVD
Set in an abstract japan, which is both a mix of futuristic and traditional, the series follows the adventures of Afro. Afro the samurai is named this because of his unusual afro, which is a comedy highlight of many battles. Including close shaves where a few hairs of his afro are chopped off in battle.
Afro Samurai is on a mission of revenge, following the death of his father, at the hands of a brutal murderer called justice. The battle was inevitable, as the number one swordsman will rule the world, and achieve god like powers. The person who is number one, can only be challenged by the number two, and anyone can challenge the number two. Justice was the number two, and killed Afro Samurai's father who was the number one, right in front of him. After taking the ceremonial headband, he left the young Afro Samurai to live, knowing that one day, he would come for revenge.
Now Afro Samurai is the number two and is seeking out Justice to extract his revenge. However there is challengers to the number two from the mysterious Empty Seven Clan as the various assasins come to kill Afro Samurai, and take his number two headband.
The headbands are an important way of identifying who is the number one samurai, and who is the number two. Everyone in the land is aware of the significance of the headbands, and this causes problems for afro samurai while he travels, as others will decide to fight for the number two headband.
Will they kill Afro Samurai before he avenges his fathers murder?
Buy the DVD's to find out, you won't be disappointed.