The Meiji Revolution marked the end of the rule of the shotgun and the Samauri in Japan. In Tokyo, where swords with blades have been banned, Kaoru bumps into the wandering Kenshin while looking for the man that is tarnishing the name of her fencing school.
Saga 1: The Handsome Swordsman of Legend.While looking for "Battousai the Manslayer", a Vicious murderer, Kaoru bumps into a wandering swordsman and mistakes him for the killer. The wanderer claims that he cannot kill with his sword, which has the blade on the wrong edge.
Saga 2: Kid Samurai.Kaoru's school has been vindicated but her students aren't coming back. As Kaoru drags Kenshin out to eat and forget about her woes, the two bump into Yahiko. He has been reduced to pick pocketing to repay the medical bills his late mother osed a yakuza syndicate - Kaoru decides to help.
Saga 3: Swordsman of Sorrow:Police officers storm the Kamiya school looking for Kenshin.
Saga 4: Bad!:The Kamiya "family"eating out again, encounter some rowdy druken rebels.