Kuro no Shishi is a Japanese anime program also known as Black Lion or
Fear the Black Lion. The series originally aired on 21 November 1992.
The story is set in 1580 and Nobunaga Oda (Charles Campbell) is intent
on ruling all Japan. One of his most trusted henchmen is Ginnai Doma
(Jose Brown), a fallen Samurai who has been reborn and is now a
terrifying immortal killing machine, cutting down ninjas and anyone who
opposes Nobunaga. Shishimaru (David Stokey), of the Iga Ninja,
determines to avenge his fallen comrades.