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The Best Episodes of Afro Samurai

Every episode of Afro Samurai ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Afro Samurai!

In a futuristic Japan where conflicts are settled by the sword, Afro Samurai must avenge his father's murder by challenging a powerful warrior.

Genres:AnimationAction & AdventureDrama
Network:Spike

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Afro Samurai" is "Revenge", rated 7.9/10 from 316 user votes. It was directed by Yasuhiro Geshi and written by N/A. "Revenge" aired on 1/4/2007 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Duel".

  • Revenge
    7.9/10 316 votes

    #1 - Revenge

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2007-01-04

    Afro Samurai is out for revenge. With cold-blooded determination, he sets out on the hunt for Justice, the gunman who killed his father and claimed the Number One Headband.

    Director: Yasuhiro Geshi

    Writer: N/A

  • Duel
    7.8/10 256 votes

    #2 - Duel

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2007-01-25

    On Mt. Shumi’s snowy peak, Afro faces the vicious two-sword technique of Kuma, a bizarre enemy keenly aware of the horrors of Afro’s past.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Justice
    7.8/10 255 votes

    #3 - Justice

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2007-02-01

    Afro Samurai draws his blade on the reclusive gunfighter Justice. One fights for vengeance, the other for supreme power. When the vicious battle ends, Number One will stand above the dead.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Dream Reader
    7.7/10 278 votes

    #4 - The Dream Reader

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2007-01-11

    Afro wakes from dreams of lost youth to find himself in the care of beautiful Okiku. Even as her tender touch soothes the wounded warrior, a violent plan is in motion that will replace pleasure with pain.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Empty Seven Clan
    7.3/10 261 votes

    #5 - The Empty Seven Clan

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2007-01-18

    Afro’s climb of Mt. Shumi is blocked by the fanatical Empty Seven. After attacking with every weapon in their immense arsenal, they unleash Afro’s most lethal opponent yet - himself.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A