- Previous episode S01E03 - The story of Jukai
- Number S01E04
- Director Takao Suzuki
- Writer Akira Kintaichi
The story of the cursed sword
Dororo and Hyakkimaru come face to face with Tanosuke the Slaughterer, who wields a cursed sword in which a demon dwells. Hyakkimaru narrowly manages to repel Tanosuke, but the demon blade falls into Dororo’s hands and begins to take control of him.