Over 5.8 million copies produced! An unprecedented, epic Warring States entertainment masterpiece! A man who believed in justice and pursued it, versus a man who loved power and was passionately ambitious. Who will leave victorious? The fateful battle begins now!!
October 21st, 1600. The Battle of Sekigahara, the largest decisive battle in the history of the Warring States would put an end to the long, turbulent era. The battle which determined the nation’s ruler lasted merely six hours.
Mitsunari Ishida (Junichi Okada) went into the largest battle in history out of loyalty for the Toyotomi clan. Ieyasu Tokugawa (Koji Yakusho) was burned with his desire for power, and went into the battle to fulfil his desire to reign supreme. How did Mitsunari’s Western Army, which was said to have an absolute advantage, lose? The truth was locked away! What will happen to the fleeting love between the ninja Hatsume (Kasumi Arimura), who protected Mitsunari with her life and continued to love him…? Focusing on Mitsunari, the samurai who was too pure, who amidst countless conspiracies, solely believed in his love and justice, a battle between love and ambition begins!!
- Original Story
- Ryotaro Shiba
- Masato Harada (“The Emperor in August” (2015))
- Masato Harada
- Junichi Okada
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