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12-19-08, 8:06 PM

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Hey is there any anime out there similar to Hitman Reborn! with same method as hitman reborn? im looking for mafia or gang battles with training like hitman reborn any suggestions?
 
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12-19-08, 8:09 PM
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You should have posted in the 'recommendations' section:
http://myanimelist.net/forum/index.php?board=16

and I can't really think of any series that relate to Reborn.
 
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12-19-08, 8:14 PM

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sorry i looked and couldnt find i even searched to Anime Recomendations it didnt even pop up well if this can remain open til some recommends something similar to Hitman Reborn! that be great.
 
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12-19-08, 8:15 PM

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Baccano! is about the mafia and gangsters. It's nothing like Hitman Reborn! but you may like it.

Are you the DemonicSoul from AE?
 
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12-19-08, 8:16 PM

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Baccano is more about mafia than any other anime. :/

Edit: ffff beat by 30 seconds
 
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12-19-08, 8:51 PM

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Well there is Gungrave....though its nothing like reborn, atleast i dont think it is...
 
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12-19-08, 9:35 PM

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(As much as I don't want to bump this having moved it so late... records and such... and... yeah. Reason should be obvious if you... you know... read the thread.)
 
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12-19-08, 10:42 PM

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Strictly speaking, the only "mafia" theme anime I know of are Baccano and Hitman Reborn. Since I assume mafia is expandable to organized crime in general...

I'll give a second to Gungrave.

Also try...
Speed Grapher
Heat Guy J
Ghost in the Shell
Cowboy Bebop

There's also one about Yakuza/gang warfare in Japan, the title currently evades me.
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12-19-08, 10:58 PM

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Black Lagoon is not directly about mafia, though the main characters work for the Russian Mafia, and in the second season the Russian Mafia become a vital part of the story.
 
12-19-08, 10:59 PM

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im looking for in teamwork fighting and stuff with shonen power or super power with high school students.
This is what i watched and asked to be similar too,
History's Strongest Disciple
Airmaster
The Law Of Ueki
Baki The Grappler

Im just looking for stuff like this thats all between the yrs 2004-Present if possible.

I was about to watch Heat Guy J but i didnt know if it was anygood at all.
 
12-19-08, 11:00 PM

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I'd go with Heat Guy J. The worst that can happen if you'll hate it. :p It's worth a viewing.
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12-19-08, 11:05 PM

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well did any of the anime i mentioned help you with the teamwork fighting with tournaments and stuff?
 
12-19-08, 11:10 PM

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Hmm... ok, if the center-point isn't crime that makes things more simple. And a lot different from what I was thinking, heh.

Try one of these:
Flame of Recca
Yuu Yuu Hakusho
Konjiki no Gash
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12-19-08, 11:13 PM

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i own Yu Yu Hakusho dvd tournament so
Flame Of Recca i heard of i never liked zatch bell i mainly like martial arts anime but i will check out flame of recca here is my anime list if it helps i did forget to update i will do that when i wake up. http://myanimelist.net/animelist/DemonicSoul19
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10-16-13, 7:00 PM

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A really good mafia type anime is "La storia della Arcana Famiglia"
 
10-16-13, 8:27 PM

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Black Lagoon is a must.
 
10-16-13, 8:29 PM

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Durarara!! you'll love it
 
10-17-13, 4:34 AM

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Though I haven't seen Hitman Reborn, if you re looking for mafia/underworld subject matter I highly recommend Cowboy Bebop, Phanto: Requiem for the Phantom, Darker than Black, and Black Lagoon
 
10-17-13, 8:54 AM

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Timestaps are cool. I love timestamps. They let you know whether a thread was created almost five whole years ago.
 
10-17-13, 9:00 AM

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Baccano and Phantom: requiem for the phantom.
Also in Hunter x Hunter 2011 there is an arc focused on mafia (Yorkshin City).
 
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