- 1 Season
Kurozuka is a Japanese anime of the supernatural and romance genres. The series begins in 12th century Japan, focusing on Kuro, a master swordsman; Benkei, Kuro's manservant; and Kuromitsu, a mysterious woman whom is secretly a vampire. While Kuro and Kuromitsu fall in love, a fatal injury forces Kuromitsu to grant Kuro immortality in order to keep him alive. Benkei, under the orders of the "Red Army," betrays Kuro during the ritual and scrambles Kuro's metamorphosis. Kuro awakens from his change and sees that centuries have passed, with the Red Army having seized power and maintained control over the government.