The Hakkenden (Dub)

Type: OVA

Plot Summary:

"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!"

Genre: Action, Adventure, Demons, Historical, Martial Arts, Samurai, Shounen

Released: 1990

Status: Completed

Other name: The Hakkenden: Legend of the Dog Warriors; THE 八犬伝

The Hakkenden (Dub)