March Comes in Like a Lion

March Comes in Like a Lion (2016)


  • Genre: Drama, Animation, Comedy
  • Creator: Chika Umino
  • First Air Date: 2016-10-08
  • Last Air Date: 2018-03-31
  • Total Seasons: 2
  • Total Episodes: 44
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 25 min.
  • Production Company: SHAFT
  • Networks: NHK G
  • Director:
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Summary

Rei is a 17-year old professional shōgi player, who lives by himself, not having a real family, and has scarcely any friends. Among his acquaintances is a family, which consists of a young woman, Akari, and two young girls, Hinata and Momo, and who also keep a numerous number of cats.

  • Keywords: depression, sports, daily life, competition, bullying, dysfunctional family, coming of age, slice of life, tournament, based on manga, family, game, school life, seinen, anime, shogi, following dream
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    March Comes in Like a Lion Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2016-12-29
    3 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2016-10-08
    22 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2017-10-14
    22 Episodes

    March Comes in Like a Lion Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Rei Kiriyama / The Town Along the River25 min
    Season 1Episode 2Akari / Beyond the Bridge25 min
    Season 1Episode 3Harunobu / Beyond the Night Sky25 min
    Season 1Episode 4Hina / V.S.25 min
    Season 1Episode 5Agreement / Over the Cuckoo's Nest25 min
    Season 1Episode 6Child of God (Part 1-3)25 min
    Season 1Episode 7Important Things, Important Matters / Teach Me How to Play Shogi25 min
    Season 1Episode 8Image / Distant Thunder25 min
    Season 1Episode 9Distant Thunder (Part 2) / Distant Thunder (Part 3)25 min
    Season 1Episode 10Something Given (Part 1) / Something Given (Part 2)25 min
    Season 1Episode 11The Old Year / The New Year25 min
    Season 1Episode 12What Lies on the Opposite Shore / Black River (Part 1)25 min
    Season 1Episode 13Black River (Part 2) / Beyond the Door25 min
    Season 1Episode 14Blinding Darkness / Just a Little Water25 min
    Season 1Episode 15Moonlight / Lump of Ego25 min
    Season 1Episode 16Running Through the Night / Middle of the Slope25 min
    Season 1Episode 17Silver Thread / Water's Surface / Base of the Blue Night25 min
    Season 1Episode 18Torrent / Passing Time25 min
    Season 1Episode 19Passing the Night / Kyoto (Part 1)25 min
    Season 1Episode 20Kyoto (Part 2) / Kyoto (Part 3)25 min
    Season 1Episode 21When the Cherry Blossoms Bloom / Small Murmur25 min
    Season 1Episode 22New School Term / Fighter25 min
    Season 2Episode 1Setting Sun / Ramune25 min
    Season 2Episode 2Chaos / Kumakura25 min
    Season 2Episode 3June / Ladybug Bush (Part 1)25 min
    Season 2Episode 4Ladybug Bush (Part 2) / Ladybug Bush (Part 3) / Feelings25 min
    Season 2Episode 5Feelings (Continued) / Confession25 min
    Season 2Episode 6Small World / Letter25 min
    Season 2Episode 7Start of the Rainy Season / Hachiya25 min
    Season 2Episode 8Midday Moon / Adventurers25 min
    Season 2Episode 9Kingdom (Part 1) / Kingdom (Part 2)25 min
    Season 2Episode 10Silver Wing / River Scenery25 min
    Season 2Episode 11Where the Sun Shines / Small World25 min
    Season 2Episode 12Black Mist / Light25 min
    Season 2Episode 13Small Palm / In the Sun25 min
    Season 2Episode 14Flowing Away / White Storm (Part 1)25 min
    Season 2Episode 15White Storm (Part 2) / White Storm (Part 3) / White Storm (Part 4)25 min
    Season 2Episode 16White Storm (Part 5) / Restart25 min
    Season 2Episode 17Burnt Fields (Part 1) / Burnt Fields (Part 2)25 min
    Season 2Episode 18Burnt Fields (Part 3) / Burnt Fields (Part 4)25 min
    Season 2Episode 19Being Here / Summer Vacation (Part 1)25 min
    Season 2Episode 20Summer Vacation (Part 2) / New Year25 min
    Season 2Episode 21Passing Time / Spring Comes25 min
    Season 2Episode 22Extra Chapter: The Other House / Child of March Town25 min
    • Kengo Kawanishi

      as Rei Kiriyama (voice)
    • Ai Kayano

      as Akari Kawamoto (voice)
    • Kana Hanazawa

      as Hinata Kawamoto (voice)
    • Misaki Kuno

      as Momo Kawamoto (voice)
    • Takahiro Sakurai

      as Hayashida Takashi
    • Shigeru Chiba

      as Kawamoto Someji
    • Marina Inoue

      as Kouda Kyouko
    • Toru Okawa

      as Kouda Masachika
    • Subaru Kimura

      as Matsumoto Issa
    • Tomokazu Sugita

      as Misumi Tatsuyuki
    • Nobuhiko Okamoto

      as Harunobu Nikaidō (voice)
    • Shin-ichiro Miki

      as Kai Shimada (voice)
    • Yoshimasa Hosoya

      as Yuusuke Takahashi (voice)
    Writing Chika Umino Comic Book
    Directing Akiyuki Shinbo Director
    Sound Yukari Hashimoto Music
    Sound Toshiki Kameyama Sound Director
    Art Seiki Tamura Art Direction
    Visual Effects Nobuhiro Sugiyama Character Designer

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