Kochouki: Wakaki Nobunaga


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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Gorgeous Butterfly: Young Nobunaga
Japanese: 胡蝶綺 ~若き信長~
English: Kochoki
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 8, 2019 to Sep 23, 2019
Premiered: Summer 2019
Broadcast: Mondays at 21:30 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama
Themes: HistoricalHistorical, SamuraiSamurai
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.521 (scored by 82218,221 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #63232
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3787
Members: 26,110
Favorites: 52

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The series is a historical drama aesthetically and boldly adapting the life of Oda Nobunaga in his teens up to his time as a warlord against his brother, Nobuyuki.

(Source: MAL News)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Abe, Noriyuki
Kouno, Ayako
Episode Director, Storyboard
Hata, Yoshito
Episode Director
Ueno, Takehiro
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"Shissou (疾走)" by Rib (りぶ)

Ending Theme

Sep 23, 2019
Mixed Feelings
A Studio Deen show that is decent to good? Colour me surprised, since most of their shows are low quality garbage.

In the case of this series, as much as it is for the famous (and precariously overused) Sengoku era warrior Oda Nobunaga, it was a heck of a wild ride knowing his young life, and quite possibly the road and path to the great warrior of which we all know him by in long-lasting fashion of history footnotes.

The only seemingly "orígjnal" stuff that the production staff added into the mix was the BL aspect of the male characters that seemingly is the trial and tribulations ...

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Poll: Kochouki: Wakaki Nobunaga Episode 9 Discussion
Stark700 - Sep 2, 2019
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Aug 24, 2021 8:46 AM
Finally ... (something set in Samurai era which doesn't look like Otome game adaption)
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Jan 14, 2021 1:14 AM
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