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Inuyashiki 

Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Drama | TV Mini-Series (2017)
An middle-aged office worker encounters aliens and is gifted with alien technology and limitless powers.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Fumiyo Kohinata ...  Ichiro Inuyashiki 11 episodes, 2017
Nijirô Murakami ...  Hiro Shishigami 11 episodes, 2017
Kanata Hongô ...  Naoyuki Ando 7 episodes, 2017
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Storyline

Inuyashiki Ichirou is down on his luck. While only 58 years old, his geriatric looks often have him written off as a pathetic old man by the world around him and he's constantly ignored and disrespected by his family despite all that he's done to support them. On top of everything else, his doctor has revealed that he has cancer and it appears that he has little time left in this world. But just when it seems things couldn't get any worse, a blinding light in the night sky strikes the earth where Ichirou stands. He later wakes up to find himself unscathed, but he soon starts to notice that there's something... different about himself. However, it turns out that these strange, new changes are just what Ichirou needs to take a new lease on life and now it seems like there's nothing to stop him from being a hero worthy of the respect that he never had before... unless, that is, there was someone else out there with these same changes... Written by godofwirzad

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Trivia

Naoyuki Ando is a fan of the manga comic "Gantz", which was also created by "Inuyashiki" creator Hiroya Oku. See more »

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Version of Inuyashiki (2018) See more »

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My Hero
Performed by Man With a Mission
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Good Enough
21 November 2018 | by pennyelenabooksSee all my reviews

Watched this anime after watching the live action movie and trully enjoying it. The anime has more violence and gore and it explores the characters in a deeper level. The action scenes were okay and the art suited the atmosphere that the anime wanted to present.


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MAPPA [Japan] | Official site | See more »

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

October 2017 (Japan) See more »

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Inuyashiki See more »

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