Asuka has been absent from school for some time now, but she is not sick or anything related, she has been working undercover on a secret mission.
Asuka is a young shinobi with many thing to learn, as her grandfather, she want to become a great ninja. To do so, she is part of a special Shinobi Academy that has some of the best students.
Asuka returns to her student duties and begins training with her peers. Ikagura waits no longer to scold Asuka for her entrance to the campus, instead, Katsuragi rushes to hug and fondle Asuka’s body. Meanwhile, Yagyuu is a young prodigy who seems to care a lot about Hibari, another first year student.
Now that they are all together, their teacher, Kiriya, tells them to get ready and begin their training. Later that day, they are sent on a mission; after all, it seems some delinquents are annoying the persons near a local shrine.
The girls split up and search, after a while, a strange girl named Homura approaches Asuka and pretends to be lost. Asuka doesn’t hesitate and tries to help her find her friends.
In the meantime, Yagyuu and Hibari find the delinquents and call for help, everybody gathers, except from Asuka, who doesn’t want to reveal herself to Homura.
As the fight progresses, the girls find out that these is not a regular fight and that these delinquents have been used by someone with a powerful and evil spirit. Now, the ninja girls will have to deal with mysterious forces.
Asuka is a second year, who barely passed the promotion exam. She wants to follow in her grandfather’s footsteps and become a great ninja. She’s an upbeat person, though she is naive at times and has a fear of frogs which is (unfortunately) also her family’s summon animal. Her weapons of choice are the Ninjatō passed down from her grandfather.
Ikaruga is a third year, she is mature and supportive and takes her duty as a ninja very seriously. However, she sometimes loses her composure and acts more naturally. She is an adopted daughter of a wealthy ninja family, however she was chosen to be the next head of her family over her brother, who is a failure as a ninja. Her summoning animal is the Chinese Phoenix. Her weapon of choice is the Katana, Hien which has been past down to her by her adopted Father (Voiced by: Jin Yamanoi).
Katsuragi is a third year, she is the perverted member of the group, who loves to fondle Asuka’s breasts. Her summoning animal is the dragon. Her weapon of choice is a pair of greaves.
Yagyuu is a first year, she is a ninja prodigy. She cares very much for Hibari who she supports the most. She wears an eye patch over her right eye and carries an umbrella (armed with various weapons) at all times. Her summoning animal is the giant squid.
Hibari is a first year of the group, she is very childish and loves cute and sweet things. Her summoning animal is a large pink rabbit.
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Senran Kagura (閃乱カグラ) is a side scrolling action video game series produced by Marvellous Entertainment for Nintendo 3DS. The series has received several manga adaptations.
An anime adaptation produced by Artland began airing in Japan on January 6, 2013.
Title: Senran Kagura (2013)
Kanji: 閃乱カグラ (2013)
Opening Theme: “”Break Your World” by Sayaka Sasaki
Ending Theme: “Fighting Dreamer” by Hitomi Harada; “Shissouron” by Hitomi Harada