Legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai, offering aid and protection to those who need it as atonement for his past. During this time, Kenshin comes to the rescue of Kaoru whose father opened the Kamiya Kasshin-ryu, a kendo school located in Tokyo. Kaoru, an instructor there, invites Kenshin to stay at her dojo. Their relationship slowly deepens, but Kenshin is still haunted by his violent past.
Based on popular manga series "Rurouni Kenshin" written & illustrated by Watsuki Nobuhiro - published in Weekly Shonen Jump from September 2, 1994 - November 4, 1999.