Kofu: the mountain fortress of warlord Takeda Shingen

Nov 5, 2016

Kofu: the mountain fortress of warlord Takeda Shingen

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In Akira Kurosawa's classic 1980 film "Kagemusha" ("Shadow Warrior"), the 16th-century daimyo Takeda Shingen is mortally wounded by a sniper after being lured by the sound of a flute during a castle siege. Takeda's clan know that rival warlords Oda Nobunaga and Tokugawa Ieyasu ...