|publisher_other= Koike Shoin Publishing co., Ltd. Tokyo Dark Horse Comics Panini Comics Planet Manga Mandragora Panini Comics Planeta DeAgostini Panini Comics
|serialized= Weekly Manga Action
|first_run= September 1970
|last_run= April 1976
}} is a well-known gekiga or manga created by the writer Kazuo Koike and the artist Goseki Kojima. Its story led to the creation of six films starring Tomisaburo Wakayama, four plays, a television series starring Kinnosuke Yorozuya, and much more.Lone Wolf and Cub chronicles the story of Ogami Itt?, the Shogun's executioner who uses the Dotanuki battle sword. He was disgraced by false accusations from the Yagyu clan and has been forced to take the path of the assassin. Along with his three-year-old son, Daigoro, they seek revenge on the Yagy? clan and are known as "Lone Wolf and Cub".
A formidable warrior and a master of the sui?-ry?, Ogami Itt? (? ??), had become the Sh?gun's executioner, the Kogi Kaish