- Released on January 9, 1964
- Running time: 83 minutes
- Production and Distribution Co.: Daiei Studios
- Directed by Kenji Misumi
- Written by Seiji Hoshikawa, from a novel by Renzaburô Shibata
- Starring: Raizô Ichikawa, Kôichi Aihara, San'emon Arashi
- The orphan swordsman wanders into a town and stumbles upon the opportunity to do righteous deeds. He finds a larger plot is afoot with a corrupt court system, a well meaning public servant and lots of danger for all involved.