Osu!! Karate-bu

Go!! Karate Club

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 押忍!!空手部
English: Go!! Karate Club
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 21, 1990 to Jul 25, 1992
Producers: Nihon Eizo
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Manga
Themes: Martial ArtsMartial Arts, SchoolSchool
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 50 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.641 (scored by 658658 users)
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Ranked: #58992
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Popularity: #10770
Members: 2,239
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Tadashi Matsushita has recently entered the Kansai Fifth Technical High School and joined its notorious karate club. There he meets his captain, Yoshiyuki Takagi, an incredibly strong individual. Feared and respected throughout Osaka, Takagi is deep down an honorable and compassionate guy despite his violent endeavors.

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Sekita, Osamu
Takahashi, Kouji
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Furumiya, Youko
Art Director
Takahoko, Makoto
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Aug 9, 2014
I usually avoid watching OVAs and anime movies since I mostly get bored fast and lose interest halfway.
But with Karate Bu, it was a different story.
I gave it a shot at first since I'm a huge fan of old school anime, and boy I'm thrilled I did that.
This show is full of manliness, and even if you didn't like martial arts you have to give it a shot.
The theme is about a high school karate club ruled by the great head of Osaka, Takagi.
He is different from your normal main characters, I think he's more like Takamura from Hajime no ippo.
The story is mostly narrated ...

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