Samurai Sword Training plan
(more than 2 people)
Very popular plan that you can feel, and enjoy posing as a real Samurai at the armor scene shoot after experiencing “KENGIDO ? the Samurai Sword Art -” (sword training)
The world blockbuster movie “Kill Bill” from the director Quentin Tarantino. Tetsuro Shimaguchi from “Kamui the world-wide Samurai Sword artist group” arranged the sword fight choreography and also starred in the movie. This plan is shooting the poses arranged by him while experiencing the “KENGIDO”.
This is a premium photo shooting plan only our studio can offer experiencing the real Samurai skills while enjoying wearing the armor with the Samurai spirit of sword as well as experiencing authentic photo shoots. You will master the basic forms, etiquette as a Samurai, and how to handle a sword arranged by the exclusive Samurai artists who have full knowledge of the KENGIDO, and then receive the photo shoot. Your appearance in the photos you receive it as if a Hollywood star! Let’s experience this opportunity!
It is “the WAY” the fusion of “KEN”- the Sword skills-” as martial arts and “GI”- the technique – as performing arts, mastered for beauty of form and intangible spirituality that have been inherited from ancient times in Japan.
59,000 Yen per person (approx. 120 mins)
※The sword artist who arranges the instruction is an active professional sword fighting choreographer in the real stages or performances. We would like to ask you to arrange the bookings of the date and time you wish at least one week in advance due to adjust their schedule. Please note that we may discuss the booking date depending on the sword artist’s schedule. Thank you for your understanding.
※It is possible to request Tetsuro Shimaguchi.(additional fee 70,000 Yen per person)
Payment can be made either by cash or credit card at our studio. （Visa/Master/American Express/JCB etc.）
All prices are inclusive of GST
- Sword skill lesson, experience
Beginning from Samurai etiquette and mastering basic forms, how to handle the sword etc.
- Experience a photo shoot in an authentic armor
- Chroma key shoot(6 composite photos includes horse riding)
Photo printing, download, A2 size poster and 10 postcards are included.
- About 20 cuts of backstage shots (a memorable shooting) for the sword skill lesson and experience.
Photo shoot in armor
How to process
1.Choose your armor
Choose your favourite armor in total of 8 styles.
2.Semi gear-up in armor
Gear-up partially in armor as you can move around easily.
3.Commence the experience by bowing
It allows you to acquire Samurai manner.
4.Lesson for form
Learn how to handle a sword such as the position, carrying, drawing and placing.
5.How to swing the sword
Learn how to swing, receive and handle the sword.
6.Experience sword fighting with other Samurai Sword artist.
Real action of beginner sword fighting against staff.
7.Shooting pose instruction
Advice authentic poses as a Hollywood star.
8.Gear-up in full armor
Gear-up fully in the chosen armor (chosen by yourself) including weapons.
9.Photo shoot with selected poses
Shooting the photos with your favourite poses.
10.Sample proof of the photos
You can select your favourite armor
|Additional background data||1,500 Yen|
|Additional background data（Horse-riding）||3,000 Yen|
|Tote bag||3,200 Yen|
|Coaster (set of selectable 3 photos)||2,100 Yen|
|Cushion||（Large）4,800 Yen/（Small）3,200 Yen|
|A1 size poster||3,200 Yen|
|A2 size Poster||2,100 Yen|
|CD-ROM (includes all data of wearing armor, memorable shot, background composited data, etc.)||6,900 Yen|
All prices are inclusive of GST.
Shipping service available with EMS (Express Mail Service). An additional shipment fee will be required.