A male model decides to become a superhero, and a police officer finds out his real identity. These two young men will come face to face with hardships of being crime-fighters while discovering what it truly means to be a hero of justice.
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A male model decides to become a superhero, and a police officer finds out his real identity. These two young men will come face to face with hardships of being crime-fighters while discovering what it truly means to be a hero of justice.

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Crazy and unexpected anime!
23 July 2017 | by truebeliever-75237See all my reviews

It is really difficult to categorize Samurai Flamenco. It is a parody, but it is a very subtle one. Despite being a hero show, it is not an action anime.

The anime starts slow, but the craziness soon fall into the show. It has so many plot twists that is really difficult to figure it out what will happen at the next episode. Despite the craziness of the story, it is a very focused anime in the underlying message: what happens behind the scenes at hero stories and the deconstruction of anime clichés. In that point this anime is one of the best.

If you like plot twists and crazy stories, do not care for action, and like a really subtle and intelligent comedy; you are in for a treat!


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