The comic project, Yasuke: The African Samurai, by Koji Steven Sakai and Jamie Noguchi launches today on Kickstarter! This is the first issue in a three issue series is based on the first African to visit Japan and the story of how he became a full-fledged samurai. For those that enjoy action, adventure, samurai, with a healthy dose of history, you won’t want to miss out on this series!
Sword fighting, blood, archery, gun battles, death, chivalry, backstabbing, political intrigue, vendettas. This is the world of medieval Japan, where samurais—and sometimes even ninjas—are constantly fighting each other for control of Japan.