Prequel: Hakuoki Season 2
The beginning of Hakuouki series, this installment tells the story of Ryunosuke Ibuki, a boy who loathes samurai while also being the son of a samurai. After being robbed and left to die on his way to Kyoto, Ryunosuke is rescued by the Roshigumi leader, Kamo Serizawa. Serizawa treats Ryunousuke as a servant and calls him a dog. Meanwhile, Ryunousuke watches as the Roshigumi slowly unravels around him.
(Source: Sentai Filmworks)
Alternative Titles: Hakuouki Reimeiroku, Hakuoki ~Demon of the Fleeting Blossom~ Dawn of the Shinsengumi, Hakuouki 3, Hakuoki 3, Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan Reimeiroku, 薄桜鬼 黎明録