Samurai Sword Training plan
Very popular plan that you can feel as the Samurai yourself and enjoy posing as a real Samurai at the armor scene shoot after experiencing “KENGIDO – the Samurai Sword Art -”
The world blockbuster movie “Kill Bill” from the director Quentin Trantino. 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 from sprit to skills while enjoying wearing the armor with the Samurai sprit 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. After 20 minutes of “Kengido” experience and authentic photo shoots, you will face a challenge of shooting a movie and perform the Samurai action that you have acquired.
Your appearance in the photos and the video you receive is 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, T-shirt are included.
- About 20 cuts of backstage shots (a memorable shooting) for the sword skill lesson and experience.
- Feel like a Hollywood star !!
Act with Samurai Sword Artist KAMUI !! Experiencing chroma key film shoot. (Approx. 90 sec film production)
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 armor of you choose including weapons.
9.Photo shoot with selected poses
Shooting the photos with your favourite poses.
10.Movie shooting as if you are an actor
Acting from previous lessons in the movie shoot.
11.Sample proof of the photos
12.Sample proof of the video