The series was only allowed to be aired past 12:00 am in Japan for the network deemed it too graphic for prime time television.

Steven Blum, Beau Billingslea, Wendee Lee and Melissa Fahn voiced the main cast for Cowboy Bebop as well as voicing in Samurai Champloo.

The story takes place around the year 1780.

The legendary Nujabes featured on the soundtrack of the anime Samurai Champloo.