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Baki 

The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains with an intense focus to become strong enough to surpass his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world's most violent ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Tôru Furuya ...  Narrator 26 episodes, 2018
Troy Baker ...  Baki 21 episodes, 2018
Nobunaga Shimazaki ...  Baki 21 episodes, 2018
Kirk Thornton ...  Narrator / ... 16 episodes, 2018
Cherami Leigh ...  Kozue 15 episodes, 2018
Sora Amamiya ...  Kozue 15 episodes, 2018
Kaiji Tang ...  Retsu / ... 14 episodes, 2018
Ray Chase ...  Katsumi 13 episodes, 2018
Chris Edgerly ...  Yanagi / ... 13 episodes, 2018
Yoshihisa Kawahara Yoshihisa Kawahara ...  Katsumi 13 episodes, 2018
Rikiya Koyama ...  Retsu 13 episodes, 2018
Takehiro Koyama Takehiro Koyama ...  Doyle 13 episodes, 2018
Kenjirô Tsuda ...  Sikorsky 13 episodes, 2018
Grant George ...  Sikorsky / ... 12 episodes, 2018
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Doyle 11 episodes, 2018
Matthew Yang King ...  Tokugawa / ... 11 episodes, 2018
Issei Futamata ...  Yanagi 11 episodes, 2018
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The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains with an intense focus to become strong enough to surpass his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world's most violent and brutal death row inmates are gathering to face Baki. Their objective is to taste defeat -- their unmatched strength and skill have led them to grow bored of life itself, and they now seek out Baki in the hopes that he can overwhelm and utterly crush them. In this crisis, other underground martial art warriors gather to fight by Baki's side: Kaoru Hanayama, Gouki Shibukawa, Retsu Kaioh, and Doppo Orochi. An epic showdown between violent death row inmates and Baki and his friends begins. Written by highdefinitionsound

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Japanese

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18 December 2018 (USA) See more »

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Baki is exactly what it's supposed to be but this season has some issues.
28 January 2019 | by powerofberzerkerSee all my reviews

  • ''Baki'' (2018) starts were the previous anime ''Grappler Baki'' left off and it jumps straight to the point. Death penalty prisoners who are all beasts in their own respective way escape in impossible manners and are on the hunt for every strong person so they can eventually, maybe, be defeated which is something they still haven't felt being all powerful as they think they are.
  • Baki and the crew decide to contest them and meet them head on in series of skirmishes filled with martial arts and weapons because these prisoners aren't very prideful and they'll do anything to win. I would describe the show like if Mortal Kombat had an anime set in modern age. Brutal fights, bizarre characters and events and all around shlock. Animation is not that good but it really doesn't have to be. Art is pretty good but the sudden shifts between 2d and 3d are kind of jarring. The soundtrack is fine and though not better then the previous show it has the same feel but the opening songs are great especially the second one. One more thing that was off is the way villains go from terrifying to not in the same league as our heroes, getting beat up by everyone and toyed around.
  • The key factor of entertainment in Baki is it's ever-growing passion and sporty sense in which it is portrayed. It knows what it is and fully embraces that. Perfect guilty pleasure material for gym goers and martial arts nerds, *cough* I mean, for menly men!


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