Kaze no Yojimbo (旋風の用心棒) is a 2001–2002 Japanese animated television series based on Akira Kurosawa's chanbara film, Yojimbo. The series aired on Nippon Television from 2 October 2001 to 19 March 2002.
In search for Araki Genzo, a vagabond named George Kodama finds himself in the small unwelcoming town of Kimujuku. George notices the town is not what it used to be with two rival syndicates roaming the streets and a dark violent past plaguing the town. George challenges the town of Kimujuku in order to reveal the towns dark hidden past and discover the truth.