A poor blind masseur ends up being a mercenary swordsman, to get standard regard. The very first of author Kan Shimozawa’s Zatoichi collection: 26 movies, a TELEVISION collection as well as a play, almost 2 starring questionable singer/producer/director Shintaro Katsu. Of 6 Zatoichi movies routed by Kenji Misumi. The wise Zatoichi targets a yakuza-controlled town, since battle with a nearby community’s smaller sized gang is developing. The damaged ex-masseur “Ichi” right away wins large, by capitalizing on neighborhood bakuto’s dishonesty, after they belittle his asking to sign up with a dice video game. The bigger crowd, that have actually been offered carte blanche by the neighborhood guv, mobilized Zatoichi. Zatoichi dislikes the truth that he’s ended up being a hooligan, so he strikes up a relationship with the various other gang’s ethical employed samurai, that has TB.