Add to List

Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu

The story revolves around a mature prisoner who was released on good behavior during Japan's Shouwa Genroku era (1960s to early 1970s). He is called Yotarou by others, a term that means an "anti-hero" or a "dim-witted man." When he returns to society, he starts a new life in rakugo (comic storytelling). Touched by Yakumo's role as the "grim reaper," he asks the master to take him in as an apprentice.
Most of the season delves into Yakumo's own past during World War II and the years afterward.

(Source: ANN)

Description

The story revolves around a mature prisoner who was released on good behavior during Japan's Shouwa Genroku era (1960s to early 1970s). He is called Yotarou by others, a term that means an "anti-hero" or a "dim-witted man." When he returns to society, he starts a new life in rakugo (comic storytelling). Touched by Yakumo's role as the "grim reaper," he asks the master to take him in as an apprentice.
Most of the season delves into Yakumo's own past during World War II and the years afterward.

(Source: ANN)

Completed
9970 Users
Planning
9703 Users
Paused
1381 Users
Current
1233 Users
Dropped
720 Users

Trailer

Recommendations
View All 7 recommendations