Action, Seinen, Adventure, Drama, Historical
- Ichi is set in the Edo era where society is torn between corrupted traditions and foreign invasion
- Ichi, a mysterious blind woman, and her escort wander the country to live off part-time jobs
- Ichi's extraordinary swordsmanship gets her into dark conspiracies without her intention to do so
Ichi is a lone goze (blind woman singer) who has become separated from her traveling entertainment troupe. Wondering how she will find her place in life, she carries only a shamisen (a traditional Japanese stringed instrument) and a walking stick with a hidden blade inside. When necessary, she uses her exceptional sword skills to fight off yakuza and other villains.
Oct 23, 2008 to Aug 23, 2011
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