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Samurai Champloo is a 2005 anime series directed by Shinichirou Watanabe, with music by Nujabes.

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What are these "fence-posts" with Kanji on them in Samurai Champloo?

During episode 2 of Samurai Champloo, Mugen's walking through some wooden posts with kanji on them. What are they? I can't imagine they're grave-stones or something, since they're all bunched in a row ...
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What is Mugen chewing?

What is Mugen chewing always sometimes he chews small sticks, some other times he chews long stems with leaves. Is that Japanese style? and what is that plant name?
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What's the symbolism behind the backgrounds shown in the opening sequence?

In the opening sequence of Samurai Champloo, when Mugen and Jin are shown, the background is composed of pictures of roosters and aquatic animals, respectively. Mugen has roosters for background: Jin ...
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How did Sara from Samurai Champloo know about her son?

In Samurai Champloo, how in the world did Sara realize her son was dead while talking to the pinwheel guy?
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What settings/characters/events portrayed in Samurai Champloo are based in real events?

Samurai Champloo is supposed to take place at a fictional version of Japan in the Edo period. However, some settings/characters/events seem to be based in real events (the case of the Shimabara ...
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What is the mon in Jin's kimono?

In the anime Samurai Champloo, there is a character called Jin who is defined in the Samurai Champloo Wiki as: (..) a spectacled man with messy black hair tied in a loose ponytail with two ...
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