Released in 1989. Produced by J.C. Staff and MTV.
In the year 1580, a man named Lord Nobunaga Oda sends hoards of unholy armies across Japan, slaying all who stand in their way. A young ninja escapes her villages' destruction with a short sword, one of the three mystical weapons that can end Oda's rule. During her quest, she is joined by two other ninjas who wield the other two weapons of legend, the sacred sword and spear.
This is about three ninjas who possess weapons with magical powers. They battle super-powered ninjas with bizarre abilities. It's very much like Ninja Scroll. It's older so maybe it even inspired Ninja Scroll? If you love ninjas with crazy powers then you'll love this movie. This is a very cool anime. I recommend it.
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