Blackthorne and Mariko begin a romance; Toronaga continues to build his army for a battle with Ishido. Anjin-san proves his mettle during an earthquake and is honored by Toranaga for bravery. Mariko's husband Buntaro, arrives in Anjiro.
Did You Know?
When docking in Anjiro, after Lord Taranago has inspected Yabu's troops, just as he's boarding the ship again, a motorboat is clearly visible in the background, sailing from left to right.
In the 3 part TV mini-series, this happens around 57'30'' through the 2nd episode. See more