Joker Game


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###Joker Game

Genres: mystery, drama, thriller
Themes: historical, spies, World War II
Objectionable content: Significant
Number of Episodes: 12
Vintage: 2016-04-05

Plot Summary: In 1937, before World War II begins in earnest. Lieutenant Colonel Yūki of the Imperial Japanese Army forms the “D Agency,” an army intelligence outfit under his command and tutelage. Army General Staff attaches Lieutenant Sakuma to observe the unit’s performance. D Agency casts a wide net to find agents beyond Japanese military personnel, and Yūki establishes D Agency’s tenets, which go against IJA doctrine: “Don’t kill, don’t get killed, don’t get captured.” With this, Yūki trains a team of operatives who conduct missions against domestic and foreign powers.

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General Anime News & Discussion
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[size=16]Kōji Yanagi’s Joker Game Novels Get TV Anime Adaptation[/size]
posted on 2015-08-07 05:15 EDT
Ghost in the Shell: New Movie director, Production I.G to adapt spy novel


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Joker game TV Anime: First Series PV


[size=16]Joker Game Anime’s 1st Trailer Streamed[/size]
posted on 2015-08-13 14:20 EDT
Anime adapts spy mystery novel set in 1937

(includes translation for video)


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[size=16]Joker Game Anime Reveals Key Visual, Additional Staff, April Premiere[/size]
posted on 2015-12-10 16:10 EST
Taku Kishimoto writes scripts; Toshiyuki Yahagi adapts character designs; Kenji Kawai composes music


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[size=16]Kenyuu Horiuchi, More Star in Joker Game Anime’s Cast[/size]
posted on 2015-12-24 17:00 EST
Tomokazu Seki, Hiro Shimono, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Takahiro Sakurai, Yuuki Kaji, Toshiyuki Morikawa, Ryohei Kimura, Kenjiro Tsuda, Kazuya Nakai, Jun Fukuyama


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[size=16]I.G’s Spy Anime Joker Game Profiles Story, Cast in Promo Video[/size]
posted on 2015-12-29 00:15 EST
Kenyuu Horiuchi, Kenjiro Tsuda, Jun Fukuyama, Yoshimasa Hosoya star in April anime


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This looks like a good one! I shall be keeping an eye out for it.


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[size=16]Joker Game Spy Anime’s Theme Songs, More Cast, Character Visuals Revealed[/size]
posted on 2016-02-12 03:15 EST
Synopses for first 3 episodes also revealed for Production I.G series premiering in April


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http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/02/27/production-ig-tv-anime-joker-game-premiere-set-for-april-5
February 27, 2016 2:55am CST
Advance screening event will be held on March 20


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[size=16]Joker Game Spy Anime Premieres on April 5[/size]
posted on 2016-03-06 15:00 EST


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http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/03/08-1/tv-anime-joker-game-op-ed-song-mvs-posted-for-april-5-premiere
March 08, 2016 8:30am CST
Advance screening event will be held at Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku on March 20


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[size=16]Joker Game Anime Streams 3rd Promo Video, Previews Theme Song Videos[/size]
posted on 2016-03-10 12:00 EST
New ad also streamed for Production I.G’s series premiering on April 5


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Joker Game - Anime Trailer


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[size=16]Joker Game 4th Promo Video Previews MAGIC OF LiFE’s Ending Song[/size]
posted on 2016-03-25 14:15 EDT
1937 spy drama will premiere on April 5


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[size=16]Crunchyroll to Stream Joker Game Anime[/size]
posted on 2016-03-26 19:44 EDT
Series to premiere in April


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###Joker Game Spy Mystery Anime Will Have 12 Episodes
posted on 2016-03-30 11:00 EDT


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###ANN Anime Spotlight - JOKER GAME
by Anthony Foronda, Apr 5th 2016

###The Spring 2016 Anime Preview Guide - Joker Game
Apr 5th 2016


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###Joker Game Anime Blu-rays to Include Original Animation
posted on 2016-04-05 14:40 EDT
Spy mystery anime premiered Tuesday on Crunchyroll


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Joker Game, Ep 2 PV


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Joker Game, Ep 3 PV