Kenshin has settled into his new life with Kaoru and his other friends when he is approached with a request from the Meiji government. Makoto Shishio, a former assassin like Kenshin, was betrayed, set on fire and left for dead. He survived, and is now in Kyoto, plotting with his gathered warriors to overthrow the new government. Against Kaoru's wishes, Kenshin reluctantly agrees to go to Kyoto and help keep his country from falling back into civil war.
Kenshin Himura goes up against pure evil Makoto Shishio who is attempting to overthrow the Meiji government. The fate of the country hangs in the balance as Kenshin Himura takes up the sword that he vowed to never draw again.
Kenshin has resolved into his other pals when he’s acknowledged using a request from the government and his new living with Kaoru. A former assassin like Kenshin, Makoto Shishio, arranged burning was betrayed and left for dead. He lasted, and is currently in Kyoto, planning together with his gathered players to overthrow the brand new government. Against Kaoru’s needs, Kenshin reluctantly wants to visit Kyoto and help from dropping back to civil war to keep his nation.