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Great Pretender

Plot Summary: Makoto Edamura is a con man who is said to be “Japan’s greatest swindler.” One day, after trying to pickpocket a foreigner, Edamura finds that all of his money was stolen instead. Chasing the man down all the way to Los Angeles, he learns the foreigner is Laurent Thierry, a French con man who has ties to international criminal organizations. After Edamura follows Thierry and thwarts his big drug deal, Edamura gets tied up and left to die on the famous Hollywood sign.
Number of episodes: 23
Vintage: 2020-07

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WIT Studio Announces Great Pretender Anime for 2020

posted on 2019-07-04 14:47 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Anime revealed with 23 episodes

Learn About WIT Studio’s Upcoming Anime GREAT PRETENDER in Our Interview!

September 11, 2019 11:00am CDT
We sit down with the creative minds from WIT Studio to talk about their latest project!

WIT Studio’s Great Pretender Con Man Anime’s Video Reveals Cast, More Staff, Characters, Netflix Streaming, July Debut

posted on 2020-01-23 23:14 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Chiaki Kobayashi, Junichi Suwabe, Natsumi Fujiwara, Mie Sonozaki star in original anime


Finally, IN-N-OUT Burger Gets the Anime Representation It’s Always Deserved

January 24, 2020 2:06am CST
This summer, get your Double-Double™ Anime-Style in GREAT PRETENDER

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Hey! That’s MY In-n-Out!

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WIT Studio’s Great Pretender Anime’s New Video Reveals June 2 Premiere on Netflix in Japan

posted on 2020-05-08 04:46 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Anime will later air on TV in Japan starting on July 8

This looks good.

What’s a in-n-out burger?

WIT Studio’s Great Pretender Anime Unveils New Video, Manga Adaptation

posted on 2020-05-22 06:50 EDT by Egan Loo
Hozuki’s Coolheadedness director, Parasyte film writer, Evangelion designer premiere original anime on June 2 in Japan

Freddie Mercury’s ‘The Great Pretender’ Song Will Be Great Pretender Anime’s Theme Song

posted on 2020-05-29 07:20 EDT by Egan Loo
1st TV anime to use late Queen singer’s song as theme


Great Pretender Anime’s 2nd Promo Video Streamed

posted on 2020-06-26 11:22 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Series premiered on Netflix on June 2, debuts on TV on July 8

Great Pretender Writer Explains Differences Between Writing for Live-action VS Anime

posted on 2020-07-15 13:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Anime written by The Confidence Man’s Ryota Kosawa premiered on TV in Japan on July 8

Netflix Streams WIT Studio’s Great Pretender Anime Outside Japan on August 20

posted on 2020-07-21 16:21 EDT by Alex Mateo
Netflix began streaming series in Japan on June 2

Netflix Announces Great Pretender Anime’s English Dub Cast

posted on 2020-08-12 09:45 EDT by Alex Mateo
Alan Lee, Aaron Phillips, Kausar Mohammed, Laura Post, Mike Pollock, Karen Huie join cast


GREAT PRETENDER TV Anime Cons Its 4th Case Onto Netflix Japan on September 21

August 20, 2020 8:17am CDT
Cases 1 to 3 launched worldwide on August 20


Netflix Streams New Episodes of WIT Studio’s Great Pretender Anime in Japan on September 21

posted on 2020-08-20 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Netflix to stream anime’s “Case 4,” which includes episodes 15-23


This Week in Anime - Great Pretender is a Devious Joyride

by Steve Jones & Monique Thomas, Aug 25th 2020

GREAT PRETENDER TV Anime Releases Totally Not Fake New Visual for Case 4

September 18, 2020 5:06am CDT
The next case in the con-artist TV anime launches on Netflix Japan September 21

ANN Review - Great Pretender Streaming eps 1-14

by Caitlin Moore, Oct 5th 2020

Great Pretender and Robin Hood: The Appeal of the Outlaw Hero

by Jaylon Martin, Oct 9th 2020

Great Pretender and Robin Hood: The Appeal of the Outlaw Hero