The BEST Episodes of Kengan Ashura

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 26, 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.

Father

#1 - 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 8.07
45 votes
Champions

#2 - 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 8.05
40 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 7.91
44 votes
Sister

#4 - Sister

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.87
53 votes
Deathmatch

#5 - 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 7.79
42 votes
The Abyss

#6 - 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 7.78
40 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 7.71
42 votes
The Fisherman

#8 - 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 7.66
44 votes
Tough Guy

#9 - Tough Guy

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.65
62 votes
Ashura

#10 - Ashura

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.64
50 votes
Brawl

#11 - Brawl

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.59
56 votes
The Battle Begins

#12 - The Battle Begins

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.59
56 votes
Justice

#13 - Justice

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.58
53 votes
Super Human

#14 - Super Human

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.45
64 votes
Volition

#15 - 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 7.44
43 votes
The Devil Lance

#16 - 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 7.43
42 votes
Convictions

#17 - 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 7.40
47 votes
Father and Son

#18 - Father and Son

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.40
52 votes
Reunited

#19 - Reunited

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.36
58 votes
Oddities

#20 - 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 7.35
40 votes
Pulling Strings

#21 - Pulling Strings

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.35
55 votes
Kengan

#22 - Kengan

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.25
77 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 7.24
45 votes
The Night Before

#24 - The Night Before

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

star 7.23
57 votes