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Tobaku Datenroku Kaiji (Manga)

Tobaku Datenroku Kaiji

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Kaiji Part 3
Japanese: 賭博堕天録カイジ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 13
Chapters: 131
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 2004 to Apr 2008
Authors: Fukumoto, Nobuyuki (Story & Art)

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Score: 8.091 (scored by 677 users)
Ranked: #7502
Popularity: #2647
Members: 1,552
Favorites: 41
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2 based on the top manga page.

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Synopsis

Itou Kaiji, now free of debt but without a penny is leeching himself in Mr.Sakazaki's new house, despite all the flirtings (extreme torment for Kaiji) from Sakazaki's daughter, Mikoko. Sakazaki attempts to kick Kaiji out, even by offering a farewell 'we never knew each other' money of 3000000 yen. While Kaiji ponders himself on the decision, he is visited by Miyoshi and Maeda, two of his 'allies' he had saved from the last part of the series.

Related Manga

Prequel: Tobaku Hakairoku Kaiji
Sequel: Tobaku Datenroku Kaiji: Kazuya-hen

Characters

 Kaiji
Itou, Kaiji
Main
 Takashi
Muraoka, Takashi
Main
 Maeda
Maeda
Supporting
 Kazuya
Hyoudou, Kazuya
Supporting
 Tomohiro
Miyoshi, Tomohiro
Supporting
 Mikoko
Sakazaki, Mikoko
Supporting
 Kotaro
Sakazaki, Kotaro
Supporting



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Apr 10, 2014
Atrithau
Do you think it's possible for Kaiji to return once more after everything he's been through - just as his life was seemingly going all right?

The answer is a resounding: YES.

I was very hesitant before going into this arc of Kaiji for two principal reasons:
A) I figured the reason as to why he has to gamble for his life, AGAIN, would smell more of an author milking a franchise than a believable plot
B) the entirety of the arc is Mahjong. JUST - Mahjong.

However, it wasn't like that at all:
A) I have to say read more
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Aug 31, 2010
BeyondDestiny
Tobaku Datenroku Kaiji: The third arc of one of Fukumoto Nobuyuki's brilliant gambling stories: Kaiji. Assuming that you have read the past arcs, Kaiji has his freedom back. However, he's in an unfortunate situation which doesn't allow him much enjoyment in life: He's penniless. Throughout the story, he meets his friends who allow him another opportunity to gamble. Another chance in life to redeem himself. This time, it's with Mah Jong.

STORY - 9
The story of Kaiji has always been extremely captivating and enjoyable. Knowing how much difficulty and trouble Kaiji has been through in the story is infuriating at times, but it helps in depicting read more
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