The Hero Yoshihiko and the Demon King's Castle (2011– )
"Yûsha Yoshihiko to maô no shiro" (original title)

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 Yoshihiko (12 episodes, 2011)
Haruka Kinami ...
 Murasaki (12 episodes, 2011)
Tsuyoshi Muro ...
 Merebu (12 episodes, 2011)
Azusa Okamoto ...
 Hisa (12 episodes, 2011)
Jirô Satô ...
 Hotoke (12 episodes, 2011)
Shin Takuma ...
 Danjo (12 episodes, 2011)
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The show is heavily influenced and spoofs the Enix (now Square-Enix) role playing series Dragon Quest. Many monsters and series tropes appear in the series. The Hero Yoshihiko appearance resembles that of the hero from Dragon Quest V. See more »

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Followed by The Hero Yoshihiko and the Key of the Evil Spirit (2012) See more »

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Ebo - Reboryushon
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Performed by mihimaru GT
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Basically the best show there is (at least for me)
14 August 2014 | by (Pakistan) – See all my reviews

The Hero Yoshihiko, I am referring to both Season 1 and Season 2. It's a fun, highly entertaining show which pretends it's in some RPG, we have a Hero, a warrior, a wizard and flat patty. (whom i find cute and adoring). The acting is TOP notch, the comedy routines are excellent. It's just fun to watch and I can't wait for another season.

Even the Soundtrack is interesting, I am specially found of ED from Season 2, the soft uplifting music is just great. I should say that Season 1 looks low budget but Season 2 is more polished, the effects are basic yet workable.

If you enjoy playing RPG or ever played Dragon Quest, Skyrim you will most definitely love this. Highly recommended.


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