Warau Salesman New

The Laughing Salesman

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Synonyms: Smiling Salesman New, Laughing Salesman New
Japanese: 笑ゥせぇるすまんNEW
English: The Laughing Salesman
German: The Laughing Salesman New
Spanish: Warau Salesman (Nueva versión)
French: The Laughing Salesman
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 3, 2017 to Jun 19, 2017
Premiered: Spring 2017
Broadcast: Mondays at 23:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, DramaDrama
Theme: Adult CastAdult Cast
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.291 (scored by 76617,661 users)
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Ranked: #81132
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Popularity: #4985
Members: 18,908
Favorites: 21

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Each episode follows Fukuzou Moguro, a traveling salesman, and his current customer. Moguro deals in things that give his customers their heart's desire, and once his deals are made and their unhealthy desires are satisfied, Moguro's customers are often left with terrible repercussions, especially if they break the rules of his deals...


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Characters & Voice Actors

Kihara, Shisao

Seki, Toshihiko

Naoki, Junichi

Hatano, Wataru

Asa, Yumeko

Yuzuki, Ryouka


Hisajima, Shiho


Tanaka, Kan


Ogura, Hirofumi
Iizuka, Kouichi
Sound Director
Itou, Fumio
Episode Director
Ooshima, Hiroyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard


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"Don't" by NakamuraEmi

Ending Theme


Jun 20, 2017
TL;DR – An oddity even among the growing number of anime reboots, The Laughing Salesman offers a darkly comic, pessimistic &, unfortunately, a little bit dated journey through the underside of Japanese society & human nature.

The last few years have seen a growing trend for older series getting new adaptations. From action classics like JoJo's Bizarre Adventures to children's shorts like Bono Bono, an ever growing number of titles are being given new prequels, sequels, remakes, reboots or simply getting an adaptation years after the source material finished publication. This goes double for The Laughing Salesman, adapting a manga by Fujiko Fuko A that ...
Jun 20, 2017
Mixed Feelings
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So you've finished another long hard day at work, and you're walking home so you can eat and rest. You've got this tiny problem that's been bugging you for the longest time, but since you're so busy with your day to day life, you just don't have the time or determination to solve it yourself. Suddenly, a short old man appears before you. He's wearing a three-piece suit, tie, and hat, and he has teeth the size of bricks. Smiling that massive grin of his, he hands you a business card that reads "Moguro Fukuzou. I will fill ...
Jun 19, 2017
I would like to say first and foremost - fuck this show. Don't watch it. Its mean spirited, morally empty and without a message.

You know anthology shows like The Twilight Zone or Alfred Hitchcock Presents usually give a scenario where you are waiting for a character to "get theirs" or to see where a single mistake can lead you. The setups and endings are different - you could be following a character you want to see succeed or one you want to see fail, and the supernatural aspects they sometimes encounter vary wildly and the shows make good use of plot twists to throw you ...

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