Sabu to Ichi Torimono Hikae


Sabu & Ichi's Arrest Warrant

Edit
What would you like to edit?
 

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Sabu & Ichi's Arrest Note
Japanese: 佐武と市捕物控
English: Sabu & Ichi's Arrest Warrant
More titles

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 52
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 1968 to Sep 24, 1969
Premiered: Fall 1968
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Themes: DetectiveDetective, HistoricalHistorical, Martial ArtsMartial Arts, SamuraiSamurai
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 6.491 (scored by 669669 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #68222
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #10188
Members: 2,903
Favorites: 9

Resources

6.49
Ranked #6822Popularity #10188Members 2,903
Add to My List
Episodes: /52

Synopsis

The series follows the adventures of Sabu, a young Edo bakufu investigator traveling with the blind master swordsman Ichi. In their travels, they assist the common people in solving mysteries and righting wrongs (usually committed by bandits or corrupt officials). Sabu is engaged to Midori, the daughter of his boss, who works as a police officer for the Tokugawa shogunate.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Characters & Voice Actors

Ichi

Main
Oomiya, Teiji
Japanese

Sabu

Main
Tomiyama, Kei
Japanese

Juuzou

Supporting
Shima, Ushio
Japanese

Daigorou

Supporting
Tatekabe, Kazuya
Japanese

Echizenya

Supporting
Tatekabe, Kazuya
Japanese

Hunter

Supporting
Mine, Eken
Japanese

Iori

Supporting
Mine, Eken
Japanese

Jinbee

Supporting
Katou, Seizou
Japanese

Isuke

Supporting
Mine, Eken
Japanese

Hibiki, Kyounosuke

Supporting
Hirokawa, Taichirou
Japanese

Staff

Rintarou
Director, Episode Director
Ishiguro, Noboru
Episode Director
Masaki, Mori
Episode Director
Suzuki, Shinichi
Episode Director


Edit

Opening Theme

Preview
Spotify
Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Sabu to Ichi Torimono Hikae (佐武と市捕物控)" by Noboru Sakanashi (坂梨昇)
Edit

Ending Theme

No ending themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an ending theme here.




Reviews

Mar 11, 2020
"Sabu to Ichi Torimono Hikae", or Sabu and Ichi's Arrest Warrent" was the first anime made for an adult audience, and the first to air in a 9pm TV slot. Set in the historical Edo period, it follows young, clean-cut Shinsengumi officer Sabu, and blind, lecherous old man Ichi, who gives neck massages on the street (a traditional, low status job for blind men), but also an unlikely master-swordsman, with the blade concealed in his cane.

"Sabu and Ichi" follows a pretty standard, episodic, 'who-dunnit' format, but in a traditional Tokugawa setting. It also follows the 'buddy-cop'' formula, with naive, enthusiastic, by-the-book Sabu contrasting with the ...

Interest Stacks

14 Entries · 32 Restacks

Recommendations


Recent News


Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Would you watch a remake of this anime?
AnimeDownUnder - Feb 1, 2020
17 repliesby Kristiwazhere »»
Feb 7, 2023 3:14 PM
Poll: Sabu to Ichi Torimono Hikae Episode 1 Discussion
Dodecahedron-O24 - May 25, 2013
5 repliesby AoButa16 »»
Aug 13, 2022 8:35 PM