The BEST episodes of Afro Samurai

Every episode of Afro Samurai ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Afro Samurai!

In a "futuristic and post-apocalyptic feudal Japan", where whoever achieves the symbolic scarf "Number one" will rule the world as a "god". However, only the one with the "Number Two" scarf has the right to challenge it. Afro Samurai, is the current Number Two, and travels the world in search of revenge, for the current Number One who killed his father.

Last Updated: 6/7/2024Network: SpikeStatus: Ended
The Empty Seven Clan
247 votes

#1 - The Empty Seven Clan

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/18/2007

The Afro Samurai continues on his journey and finds more information on the Empty Seven Clan. The group of monks have decided to unleash a robot on the samurai, created from the data Okiku had taken from his memories.

Directors: Fuminori Kizaki
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423 votes

#2 - Revenge

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/4/2007

After a young boy named Afro witnesses Justice kill his father and claim the number one headband, Afro begins his quest to avenge his father's death. As he travels toward Justice, he is challenged by many fighters wishing to claim the number two headband that he wears.

Directors: Fuminori Kizaki
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208 votes

#3 - Justice

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/1/2007

Afro finishes up his battle with Kuma and continues up the mountain. Now, the final battle with Justice is at hand. The samurai is now ready to finally avenge his father's untimely death, by slaughtering the deranged gunman.

Directors: Fuminori Kizaki
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The Dream Reader
318 votes

#4 - The Dream Reader

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/11/2007

Afro is found by the river and taken in by Okiku to let his wounds heal. In his weakened state, he has a series of dreams about beginning his samurai training and his friends from so long ago.

Directors: Fuminori Kizaki
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235 votes

#5 - Duel

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/25/2007

Afro takes on Kuma!

Directors: Fuminori Kizaki
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