Funimation Publishes Live-Action “Rurouni Kenshin” Trilogy With Theatrical Release Dates

This fall, Funimation will be bringing the trilogy of live-action movies adapting Rurouni Kenshin to North American theaters. The three films cover the early beginnings of Kenshin meeting Kaoru, Sano, and the rest, to the end of the fan-favorite Shishio Makoto arc.


Plans updates list


Movie 1: Rurouni Kenshin: Origins | August 8 – 10

Movie 2: Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno | September 12 – 14

Movie 3:  Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends | October 3 – 5



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