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
7474 Users
Planning
6806 Users
Paused
1093 Users
Current
992 Users
Dropped
555 Users
166234099183630164524361367102030405060708090100