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Fairy Tail Dragon Cry revela Trailer | Filme - ptAnime

Shoji Yonemura, responsável pelo guião da série, estará de volta para o filme, Yuuko Yamada (diretor chefe de animação de Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East, Persona 3 the Movie #3 Falling Down) é o designer das personagens e diretor chefe de ...

Cozy and Affordable Japanese Fare at Hakkenden Izakaya in Sanlitun Soho - The Beijinger (blog)

Located on the second floor of Sanlitun Soho, Hakkenden is a humble Japanese chain that originates from Japan's second largest city of Osaka, where it has more than 30 restaurants. The cozy venue is decorated with plenty of Japanese-style trinkets ...

Studio Deen Animates Abe's Super Lovers TV Anime - Anime News Network

Abe (Komatta Toki ni wa Hoshi ni kike!, Hakkenden: Tōhō Hakken Ibun) launched Super Lovers in Kadokawa's Ciel magazine in 2010, but the series switched to Kadokawa's Emerald magazine in August 2014. Kadokawa published the manga's eighth ...

7 Most In Demand English Voice Actors of 2014 - Anime News Network

He played the allegedly immortal Hampnie Hambart in Sunday Without God , the cool Team Doberman leader Randy Maxwell in Majestic Prince , the warrior Naotsugu in Log Horizon , and the attractive military police officer Genpachi Inukai in Hakkenden: ...

Miyuki Abe's Hakkenden Manga Gets Stage Play Next August - Anime News Network

The wraparound band on the 14th compiled volume of Miyuki Abe's Hakkenden: Tōhō Hakken Ibun manga announced on Friday that the manga is getting a stage play in August 2015 at the Theater Sun-Mall in Shinjuku in Tokyo. The winter issue of ...

Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East Season 1 Collection Review - Capsule Computers

There is a very good chance that you have probably seen a series that is some form of an adaptation from the epic novel series Nansō Satomi Hakkenden. This month along we saw the release of a series that spun the story of Princess Fuse into a ...

Fuse: Memoirs Of A Huntress Premium Edition Blu-ray Anime Review - The Fandom Post

Based on the novel by Kazuki Sakuraba that was titled Fuse Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden, this feature plays in the realm of the classic Nanso Satomi Hakkenden work that was published in the early 1800's. That work has been adapted many times across ...

Sentai Filmworks Licenses "C3," "Hakkenden Season 2" and "Dog & Scissors" - Crunchyroll News

Girl just want to have guns in Sentai Filmworks' newest acquisition: Stella Women's Academy, High School Division Class C3! This rambunctious 12 episode series is helmed by first time director Masayoshi Kawajiri, and features character designs by ...

Crunchyroll Adds Second Season of "Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East" to Anime Lineup - Crunchyroll News

The seal has been broken and now it can be revealed that Crunchyroll will begin streaming season two of the heroic legend-inspired anime Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East on July 8th, at 11:25 am Pacific Time for its premium members. Free members are ...

Fuse: Memoirs of a Hunter Girl Anime Film Streaming with English Subs on Hulu - Anime News Network

The film, which opened in Japan last October, is an adaptation of Kazuki Sakuraba's Fuse Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden novel. In Kyokutei Bakin's classic Japanese epic novel Nansō Satomi Hakkenden , eight samurai serve the Satomi clan during Japan's ...

Sentai Filmworks Licenses "Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East" Anime - Crunchyroll News

Hakkenden is directed by Mitsue Yamazaki (episodes of Bleach, Durarara!!, and more), with chief direction by Osamu Yamasaki (Hakuoki). Hiromi Kato (Needless) provides character designs, Hozumi Goda (Vampire Knight) is on sound direction, and Hitomi ...

Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East (TV) - Anime News Network

Plot Summary: Five years ago, almost every villager of Ootsuka died due to a tragic plague. But mysteriously enough, three survivors: a girl and two boys, emerged. Now living in a church, the three live in isolation, hidden from those who may seek to ...

Kazuki Sakuraba's Fuse Novel Inspires Manga - Anime News Network

A manga adaptation of Naoki Prize-winning author Kazuki Sakuraba's (Gosick series) Fuse Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden novel will premiere in the seventh volume of Square Enix's Monthly Big Gangan magazine on June 25. Manga artist hakus will be ...

Fuse Gansaku: Satomi Hakkenden (novel) - Anime News Network

Take a tour through the biggest light novel releases of the fall! Re:Zero, your name, Record of Lodoss War and some truly insane original stories! ― Light novel publication in English is far from slowing down, and with new players like Book Walker ...

"Junjou Mistake", "Hakkenden" Anime Adaptations Revealed - Crunchyroll News

The first announcement is that a project is in the works for an anime adaptation of Miyuki Abe's Hakkenden -Touhou Hakken Ibun- fantasy manga about three survivors who escape to a church after their village is burned to the ground to protect from a ...

The Hakkenden is an OVA series by AIC and Artmic in two sequences, the second subtitled The Hakkenden: A New Arc . The anime is based on the epic novel Nansō Satomi Hakkenden written by Kyokutei Bakin during the latter half of the Edo period. At 106 volumes, the novel bears the distinction of being the longest novel in classic Japanese literature.

The Hakkenden
THE 八犬伝
(Za Hakkenden)
Genre Jidaigeki, Supernatural
Original video animation
Directed by Takashi Anno
Produced by Yasuo Hasegawa
Written by Noboru Aikawa
Music by Takashi Kudō
Studio Artmic
Licensed by
Released October 25, 1990March 25, 1991
Runtime 30 minutes (each)
Episodes 6 (List of episodes)
Original video animation
A New Arc
Directed by Yukio Okamoto
Produced by Toru Miura
Written by Hidemi Kamata
Music by Takashi Kudō
Studio AIC
Licensed by
Released November 25, 1993March 25, 1995
Runtime 30 minutes (each)
Episodes 7 (List of episodes)
Related works
  • Nansō Satomi Hakkenden (1814 novel series)
  • Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East (2005 manga series / 2013 anime series)
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The Hakkenden (THE 八犬伝 Za Hakkenden) is an OVA series by AIC and Artmic in two sequences, the second subtitled The Hakkenden: A New Arc (THE 八犬伝 新章 Za Hakkenden Shinshō). The anime is based on the epic novel Nansō Satomi Hakkenden written by Kyokutei Bakin during the latter half of the Edo period. At 106 volumes, the novel bears the distinction of being the longest novel in classic Japanese literature.

The Hakkenden is most known for its unique approach to animation, switching between several distinct visual styles throughout the duration of the series (sometimes even several times within the same episode). In addition, the series is also noted for its heavy use of symbolic imagery and themes, allowing the series to straddle the line between animation and art.

It is also known for introducing a modern perspective to a literary classic, since outdated, morally ambiguous concepts such as feudal loyalty and devotion are closely scrutinized and re-examined during many of the conflicts in the story. The "THE" at the front of the title is not, in fact, a formality of translation, but an actual part of the title written in English, perhaps chosen by the series' writers to deliberately convey that sense of modernity.