The Hakkenden

The Hakkenden

THE はちけんつたえ

"During the blood-soaked feudal wars of Japan, the Awa clan faced certain extinction from a rival clan backed by demonic forces. Their clan's salvation becomes a curse when the family dog brings back the head of the enemy warlord but insists upon marrying the lord's daughter! This unnatural union bears fruit, but they are killed; and their eight unborn pups reincarnate as the eight Dog Warriors - The Hakkenden. The eight reincarnated souls travel their separate paths of violence and retribution, but slowly they come together as a formidable group representing the eight virtues of the bushido to slay the demons and redeem their clan!"

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Type:OVA
Episodes:6
Episode length:30 min.
Status:Finished
Start:Oct 25, 1990
End:Mar 25, 1991
Season:Autumn 1990
Source:Novel
Studio:Artmic

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Overall:
5.5

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Completed:1
Planned:7

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