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Inuyashiki 

An middle-aged office worker encounters aliens and is gifted with alien technology and limitless powers.
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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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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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Japanese

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October 2017 (Japan) See more »

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Kanata Hongô, who voices Naoyuki Ando in the series, also played Ando in Inuyashiki (2018). See more »

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Fantastic & fudged up!
27 December 2017 | by leo_bfgSee all my reviews

It's fantastic, fudged up, free (on Amazon Prime Video). Slow burner then it rockets!

Not for kids or anyone who can't handle some very adult themes. Minimum 18 years old, really


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