Recently acquired by Funimation Entertainment, Ninja Slayer has been released in Japan on April 16, 2015. Ninja Slayer’s first episode is also available for stream online on Funimation’s website.
The story is about a Ninja Slayer named Toshiyuka Morikawa who tracks and kills other ninja warriors in the name of ninja vengeance. Not only does he seek out Evil Ninjas, but also is determined to take on the entire underworld of drug lords, the yakuza, and other enemies that stand in his path.
Directed by Akira Amemiya and Art Direction by Akira Katsuta & Young-jae Lee.