Garouden: The Way of the Lone Wolf

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 餓狼伝: The Way of the Lone Wolf


Type: ONA
Episodes: 8
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 23, 2024
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: NAZ
Source: Novel
Genre: ActionAction
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.501 (scored by 23692,369 users)
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Ranked: #67862
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Popularity: #8105
Members: 5,748
Favorites: 20


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Episodes: /8


On the run from his troubled past, Juuzou is forced into competing in a deadly underground fighting tournament. Skilled in the respected martial art Takemiya-ryuu, Juuzou must navigate a path filled with formidable foes and his personal demons — all while dealing with a bounty of three million yen on his head and a detective on his trail.

(Source: Netflix, edited)

Characters & Voice Actors


Maruta, Jungo
Suda, Yasuo
Ikariya, Atsushi
Director, Character Design, Chief Animation Director
Koizumi, Kisuke
Sound Director


Opening Theme

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Ending Theme

"CRY BOY" by AA=


May 24, 2024
I would recommend this anime to everybody who enjoys Kengan Ashura or Baki, everybody who enjoys martial arts or hand-to-hand combat in anime should give this series a try.

At times, the animation seems a bit incomplete, but the fights are really well-choreographed, realistic (outside of the main roster of fighter characters being killing machines engineered for carnage), and animated. This may be because the studio wanted quality animated fights in an anime about fighting, which makes total sense. In the name of god, I knew I was gonna see dangerous dudes beating the crap out of each other, so that's where I want the quality ...
Jun 8, 2024
Mixed Feelings
When I first saw Garouden announced on the Netflix Anime channel, I will admit, I was interested and looking up to give it a watch, however, after finishing all 8 episodes, I came to a conclusion, one I am not content with, but must voice and accept.
Garouden is not as special as it makes itself to be, especially when it comes to the story it tells. It has a lot of potential, I'd say it has even more potential than the likes of Hajime No Ippo and Megalobox, but the writers failed to put it up that shelf above the two. Except for the main ...
Jun 16, 2024
Garouden: The Way of the Lone Wolf is a series that shares a lot of similarities with others like baki or kengan ashura with the fights being the main spotligh now the thing is to make it short that the choreography of the fights are really good even to standarts of others series in the same nature this one really stands out on that but the fights itself are shorts and end in literally seconds wharever might be the most important ones or not all of them leaves you cold because are so fleeting that feels like you blink and all ended like nothing.

There are ...

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Netflix Announces 'Garouden: The Way of the Lone Wolf' Anime for May 2024

Netflix Announces 'Garouden: The Way of the Lone Wolf' Anime for May 2024

Netflix Japan announced an anime based on Baku Yumemakura's Garouden novel on Monday, revealing the main staff, cast, theme songs, key visual (pictured), and more

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