10-year old Ken'ichi Mitsuba is an average kid who goes to elementary school and struggles with his studies. Meanwhile a little ninja named Kanzo Hattori, Shishi-maru (a ninja dog) and Kanzo's little brother Shinzo befriend Ken'ichi. Hattori is now a part of the Mitsuba family along with his brother Shinzo, and his ninja dog, Shishi-Maru. Hattori helps Ken'ichi with his problems, and constantly keeps an eye on him, as a good friend. Yumeko-chan is the girlfriend of Ken'ichi. Kemumaki, a Koga Ninja and his ninja cat Kagekiyo always trouble Ken'ichi. Ken'ichi asks Hattori to take revenge.
Runtime: 25 minutes
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Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler (Japanese: 賭ケグルイ, Hepburn: Kakegurui) is a Japanese manga series written by Homura Kawamoto and illustrated by Tōru Naomura, which began serialization in Square Enix's Gangan Joker from 2014 and is licensed in English by Yen Press. A prequel spin-off manga, Kakegurui Twin, began serialization in Gangan Joker from 2015. An anime television adaptation by MAPPA aired in Japan from July 1 to September 23, 2017 and a live-action drama adaptation aired in Japan in 2018.
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Kawamoto and Naomura launched the manga in 2014 in Square Enix's Gangan Joker anthology magazine. At Anime Expo 2015, Yen Press announced that they had licensed the manga. In addition, there have been multiple spin-off manga that take place within the same franchise: Kakegurui -Twin- (賭ケグルイ 双－ツイン－), a manga that focuses on Mary Saotome prior to the main story, is illustrated by Kei Saiki and serialized in Square Enix's Gangan Joker since 2015. A 4-panel comedy spinoff manga written by Taku Kawamura titled Kakegurui (Kakkokari) launched in 2016 and also runs in Gangan Joker. Kakegurui Midari (賭ケグルイ 妄), which focuses on the history of Midari Ikishima, is illustrated by Yuuichi Hiiragi and serialized in another Square Enix-owned magazine, Manga UP!, since 2017.
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