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Seemingly unconnected citizens of Tokyo are targeted for bludgeoning by a boy with a golden baseball bat. As detectives try to link the victims, they discover that following the assaults, the victims' lives have improved in some way.
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Shôzô Îzuka ...
 Keiichi Ikari 7 episodes, 2004
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 Mitsuhiro Maniwa 7 episodes, 2004
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 Mitsuhiro Maniwa 7 episodes, 2004
Mamiko Noto ...
 Tsukiko Sagi 6 episodes, 2004
Ryûji Saikachi ...
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 Tsukiko Sagi / ... 6 episodes, 2004
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 Akio Kawazu / ... 5 episodes, 2004
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 Harumi Chono / ... 4 episodes, 2004
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 Shonen Bat 4 episodes, 2004
Toshihiko Nakajima ...
 Masami Hirukawa 4 episodes, 2004
Makoto Tsumura ...
 Shogo Ushiyama 4 episodes, 2004
Mayumi Yamaguchi ...
 Yuichi Taira 4 episodes, 2004
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 Maromi / ... 4 episodes, 2004
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 Harumi Chono / ... 4 episodes, 2004
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 Little Slugger / ... 4 episodes, 2004
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 Masami Hirukawa 4 episodes, 2004
Steven Bendik ...
 Shogo Ushiyama 4 episodes, 2004
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 Yuichi Taira 4 episodes, 2004
Haruko Momoi ...
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 Akio Kawazu 2 episodes, 2004
Akio Suyama ...
 Masashi Kamei 2 episodes, 2004
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 Old Woman 2 episodes, 2004
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 Comic Hero / ... 2 episodes, 2004
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 Kamome / ... 2 episodes, 2004
Hunter Mackenzie Austin ...
 Housewife A / ... 2 episodes, 2004
Jonathan C. Osborne ...
 Masashi Kamei 2 episodes, 2004
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 Housewife C / ... 2 episodes, 2004
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 Old Woman 2 episodes, 2004
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Seemingly unconnected citizens of Tokyo are targeted for bludgeoning by a boy with a golden baseball bat. As detectives try to link the victims, they discover that following the assaults, the victims' lives have improved in some way.

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Paranoia Agent  »

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Trivia

Satoshi Kon's only time directing a TV anime series. See more »

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When Lil' Slugger is about to attack Hirukawa, the shot of the golden bat tip hovering over the ground features the infamous bend a lot closer to the tip than usual. See more »

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Keiichi Ikari: The whole world is about to end, and all because of a goddamned puppy!
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Referenced in Tokyo Godfathers (2003) See more »

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Yume no Shima Shinen Kôen
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Lyrics, music and arrangement by Susumu Hirasawa
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An interesting anime show made by Satoshi Kohn
27 February 2011 | by See all my reviews

Satoshi Kohn has made a lot of great anime film's like, "Tokyo Godfather's" and"Millennium Actress". But in 2004, he created an anime show titled, "Paranoia Agent".

The story is about a kid named, Lil Slugger, that goes around Tokyo assaulting people at night with his golden Baseball Bat. Now, the Police have to stop Lil Slugger.

The story is great and what make's this show really great is that, in each episode, the people that get assaulted are facing problem's in reality. Like the character, Tsusiko, she's struggling to make the perfect stuffed animal and sometime's her talking stuffed animal, Maromi, help's her. Also, some episode's have good scare's.

The only problem I have with this show is that episode's 8, 9 and 10 were mostly filler episodes.

But overall, "Paranoia Agent", is a great anime show to watch. Even if you're a fan of Satoshi Kohn's work.


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