The BEST Episodes of Kengan Ashura

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2020

Network: Netflix

Since the Edo periods of Japan, gladiator arenas exist in certain areas. In these arenas, wealthy business owners and merchants hire gladiators to fight in unarmed combat where winner takes all. Toki Taouma, nicknamed "Ashura," joins these arenas and devastates his opponents. His spectacular ability to crush his enemies catches the attention of the big business owners, including the Nogi Group chairman, Nogi Hideki.

Champions

#1 - Champions

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Naoya Ohkubo is known as the King of Combat, but crowd favorite Agito Kanoh is undefeated with 157 straight wins. It's a matchup for the ages.

star 8.11
44 votes
Father

#2 - Father

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Just when the match seems over, Ohma has a vision and unlocks a new level of his abilities for an epic showdown against Raian.

star 8.04
50 votes
The Devil

#3 - The Devil

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

As Ohma faces Raian of the Kure clan, other Kure assassins are on the move outside the ring. The life of Yamashita's eldest son hangs in the balance.

star 7.92
48 votes
Sister

#4 - Sister

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

The Malicious Assassin Raian Kure from the Infamous Kure Clan Battles against "Baritsu" practitioner Mokichi Robinson, who is being watched by his worrying sister Elena.

star 7.86
58 votes
The Abyss

#5 - The Abyss

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

The second round begins. At a huge size disadvantage, Cosmo Imai discards his signature grappling moves when facing the monolithic Seishu Akoya.

star 7.84
44 votes
Deathmatch

#6 - Deathmatch

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Seishu Akoya lives by his own code of sadistic justice. On the brink of death, Cosmo Imai has a revelation that puts him back in the fight.

star 7.77
47 votes
The Rakshasa

#7 - The Rakshasa

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Destinyland's Masami Nezu takes on Rei Mikazuchi, the scion of an assassin sect. Ren Nikaido's uncanny move against Setsuna Kiryu backfires.

star 7.76
46 votes
Ashura

#8 - Ashura

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Ohma Tokita makes his debut in his first round of the Kengan Annihilation tournament against an agile and unorthodox opponent. Setting the stage for what dangerous opponents Ohma Tokita may face if he advances.

star 7.76
54 votes
The Fisherman

#9 - The Fisherman

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Ajiro Fisheries' Yoshinari Karo faces Saw Paing Yoroizuka. The fix is in: the match is rigged. But Karo and his harpoon aren't following the script.

star 7.71
48 votes
Brawl

#10 - Brawl

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

After the immediate Qualification of 28 Fighters, The remaining 100+ Fighters including Tokito Ohma are locked in a room to fight it out for the remaining 5 spots.

star 7.67
64 votes
Tough Guy

#11 - Tough Guy

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Ohma Tokita is battle tested and faces a bigger threat in his next fight in the kengan matches, in the form of a highly skilled pro wrestler.

star 7.66
68 votes
The Battle Begins

#12 - The Battle Begins

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

The First Match of "Kengan Annihilation Tornament" pits Jujitsu Prodigy Imai Cosmo against American Heavyweight Goon Adam Dudley.

star 7.64
61 votes
Justice

#13 - Justice

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

With his Humongous Mass and Freakish agility, Depraved Himalayan Warrior Kono Haruo Fights against Riot Squad Captain Akoya Seishu, who stands steadfast with his impenetrable defense and an underlying desire to execute "Justice".

star 7.63
57 votes
Volition

#14 - Volition

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Thai boxer Kaolan Wongsawat fights for his country and sworn liege. Suekichi Kaneda's clearly outmatched, but he's got a cunning and unshakable will.

star 7.51
47 votes
The Devil Lance

#15 - The Devil Lance

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Lihito's hot-headed and arrogant, but Motor Head Motors' Gensai Kuroki isn't fazed by his taunts. It's youth versus age and the Kaiwan style.

star 7.50
46 votes
Convictions

#16 - Convictions

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Kiohzan Takeru looks like he’s using MMA moves against “Hell’s Angel” Jun Sekibayashi, but his all-out style is how sumo was originally fought.

star 7.47
51 votes
Father and Son

#17 - Father and Son

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Toyo Corp continues its intimidation and rule bending behind the scenes. Ohma has flashbacks of his Father Figure Niko. Battle between Mercenary Muteba Gizenga and Psychotic Meguro Masaki comes to an end.

star 7.46
56 votes
Super Human

#18 - Super Human

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

For his debut Kengan match, Ohma calmly faces Yoshitake Real Estate's Lihito, an arrogant fighter with a superhuman vice-like grip.

star 7.46
68 votes
Oddities

#19 - Oddities

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Sen Hatsumi faces Takayuki Chiba, mimicker of other fighters' moves. Hajime Hanafusa enters the ring with orders to kill death row inmate Yohei Bando.

star 7.43
44 votes
Reunited

#20 - Reunited

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Chairman Nogi declines Ohma's representation in the upcoming "Kengan Annihilation Tournament" but suggest a roundabout route to enter the Tournament with the assistance of Yamashita.

star 7.39
64 votes
Pulling Strings

#21 - Pulling Strings

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Backstage Strategies, Sabotage and Scuffles commence in the Luxury Liner following an open ended Announcement from Kengan Association Chairman Katahara Metsudo.

star 7.37
62 votes
The Night Before

#22 - The Night Before

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

The Luxury Liner arrives at "Ganryu Island". The corporate Presidents generate 9 digit numbers on a machine to decide the Brackets and Pairings of the Tournament Fights.

star 7.33
61 votes
Master and Pupil

#23 - Master and Pupil

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Gladiators and spectators enjoy a night off. Ohma visualizes his matches against formidable opponents -- including his former master, Niko Tokita.

star 7.33
49 votes
Kengan

#24 - Kengan

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Salaryman Kazuo Yamashita is unexpectedly summoned by the Chairman of Nogi Group, which leads to a new assignment in the underground world of Kengan Association.

star 7.29
83 votes