Watch Samurai 7 Season 1
The Era's End
aired: Fri, Sep 22, 2006
The fight against the Capital continues, with both sides suffering major losses. Saving the village now will take more costly sacrifices. What will happen to the survivors who must bury their fallen friends?
The Last Battle
aired: Fri, Sep 15, 2006
In addition to the Capital's terrifying Mujou Gun, Ukyo has created a fleet of Nobuseri drones. Undaunted by the impossible odds, Kambei drives the samurai directly into the heart of the massive fleet.
aired: Fri, Sep 8, 2006
Katsushiro has returned to Kanna to defend it from the approaching Capital. Meanwhile, Kambei and the rest of the samurai are racing toward the Capital as well, poised for the final showdown.
aired: Fri, Sep 1, 2006
Ukyo is calling on ronin to defend other villages from the Bandits, while secretly ordering the Bandits to increase their attacks on the villages. All the while, he's planning to burn Kanna to the ground.
aired: Fri, Aug 25, 2006
Kambei's rescue has created deep rifts between Katsushiro and his sensei. At a time when every move is critical, with Ukyo's plot rapidly unfolding, can the samurai survive their team being split in two?
aired: Fri, Aug 18, 2006
With Kambei pardoned, Sanae and Muzuki freed, and peace promised to Kanna, it seems the samurai's work is done. But Maro has a warning: the true struggle has only just begun.
aired: Fri, Aug 11, 2006
Kambei is to be executed in a public display. Kikuchiyo and Katsushiro's rescue party arrives just in time to hear the news of their leader's scheduled beheading. Can they battle quickly enough to save him?
aired: Fri, Aug 4, 2006
Kambei's confrontation with the Emperor and Rikichi's wife has landed him in a prison cell, where he awaits his fate as the purported assassin of the Imperial Envoy.
aired: Fri, Jul 28, 2006
With sword in hand, Kambei sets out to learn about the divine ruler who is responsible for the torment of the peasants.
aired: Fri, Jul 21, 2006
The surviving samurai come to terms with the aftermath of battle with the death of their friend fresh on their minds.
aired: Fri, Jul 14, 2006
The bandits make their final attack on the village.
The Gun and the Calm
aired: Fri, Jul 7, 2006
Kyuzo embarks on a solo mission into the heart of the enemy camp; Katsushiro and Kirara struggle with their feelings for each other.
aired: Fri, Jun 30, 2006
Kambei initiates a bold plan - handing Kyuzo, Gorobei, Katsushiro, and Kikuchiyo over to the enemy. Can the samurai defeat the Bandits from the inside of their own massive ship?
aired: Fri, Jun 23, 2006
The villagers' defenses are finally tested as the first battle begins.
aired: Sat, Jun 17, 2006
After Katsushiro makes his first kill as a samurai, Kirara feels she's pushed him into spilling blood before he was ready. Meanwhile, the village debates what to do with the traitor, Manzo.
aired: Fri, Jun 9, 2006
The samurai finally arrive at Kanna Village and begin their preparations for war, but confront betrayal from the farmers who hired them.
aired: Fri, Jun 2, 2006
The samurai and farmers divide into small groups and head to the village of Kanna to avoid detection by the Nobuseri.
aired: Fri, May 26, 2006
The samurai must leave the caves to rescue Kikuchiyo, who has been captured by the Bandits.
aired: Fri, May 19, 2006
The samurai escape a merchant raid, only to find themselves in a cavern city under the watchful gaze of mysterious guardians.
aired: Fri, May 12, 2006
Kambei leads the samurai into a city of relaxation and pays a visit to an old friend from the Great War, Shichiroji. He now lives a peaceful life with a woman he adores. Will he take up his sword again?
aired: Fri, May 5, 2006
After the Imperial Envoy is murdered, a citywide hunt for all samurai begins. The team plans a fast escape, but blundering Kikuchiyo seizes the moment to prove himself to the team.
aired: Fri, Apr 28, 2006
The farmers try to recruit a nomadic, rice-loving swordsman named Heihachi.
aired: Fri, Apr 21, 2006
The Magistrate orders the execution of the farmers and the samurai.
aired: Fri, Apr 14, 2006
The farmers hire a battle-scarred samurai named Gorobei to protect them from bandits.
aired: Fri, Apr 7, 2006
A young samurai faces his first real test when Kirara is kidnapped.
aired: Fri, Mar 31, 2006
Debut: A futuristic Japanese anime series, based on Akira Kurosawa's “Seven Samurai.” Up first: Farmers set out to hire samurai warriors to defend their village from bandits.