Hyouge Mono

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Hyougemono
Japanese: へうげもの


Type: TV
Episodes: 39
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 2011 to Jan 26, 2012
Premiered: Spring 2011
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: NHK, Sogo Vision
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Bee Train
Source: Manga
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, HistoricalHistorical, SamuraiSamurai, Visual ArtsVisual Arts
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.991 (scored by 45954,595 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #6212
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4077
Members: 27,936
Favorites: 305

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The story is set during Japan's Sengoku Jidai (Era of the Warring States) and centers on Furuta Sasuke, a vassal of the great warlord Oda Nobunaga and a man obsessed with tea ceremony and material desires in his pursuit of a fortuitous life. Having learned from Oda and the legendary tea master Sen no Soueki, Furuta walks the way of the Hyouge Mono.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Mashimo, Kouichi
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Nakano, Tooru
Sound Director
Kawatsura, Shinya
Episode Director, Storyboard
Kurokawa, Tomoyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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1: "Bowl Man" by Cro-Magnon ft. IKZO (eps 1-4)
2: "Naghol Jumping" by quasimode (eps 5-10)
3: "Ebi Sukui" by ☆Taku Takahashi of m-flo (eps 11-39)

Ending Theme

"KIZUNA" by Yuki Saitou


Apr 26, 2014
Hyouge Mono is an anime I do not recommend to anyone. Not because it is bad, but because it is completely on a different level. It is not a flower you can just buy and toss later. It is a fragile one, blooms in desolate lands, and you need a bit of effort to find it. It will never gather an army of fans screaming the best anime ever. It will never get the highest ratings. Most people will not even like it. They will quickly get bored and discard this gem. Then what makes Hyouge Mono great? Not its animation or sound quality. The ...
May 26, 2016
Social upheaval, constant military conflict and political intrigue are the main characteristics of the Sengoku period; as a matter of fact, it could be described as a chaotic world, a clashing of individuals with vast ambitions. Admist the turmoil, the importance of Aesthetics, a philosophy of art, is not be forgotten, which influences that particular era significantly. Rather than focussing upon the various battles itself, Hyouge Mono showcases the importance of aesthetics, including fantastic characterization of its varied cast of characters. It comes together with a great narrative, along with fantastic and well placed comedy that serve to lighten the atmosphere at appropriate times.


The story ...
Dec 3, 2021
Mixed Feelings
Hey look! Some dumb asshole is trying to review Hyouge Mono! I have that on that on my Plan to Watch list! I think it's safe to say a LOT of us have the same experience with this anime. You've been on MAL for about a year. You get recommended the members of the sacred 3x3. You guys know what I'm talking about. Tatami, Mushishi, LotGH, etc. Now you've watched 9 anime that are highbrow and not on Netflix. You aren't the N00b anymore. What's next? Someone is going recommend Hyouge Mono. You think to yourself, "Oh WOW! A 40-episode anime about tea ceremony that ...

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Recent News

Manga Author Quits Production Staff of Hyouge Mono Anime

Manga Author Quits Production Staff of Hyouge Mono Anime

According to their official facebook account, mangaka Yamada Yoshihiro and the editors of Morning Magazine are no longer responsible for the TV anime Hyouge Mono. Th...read more

Theme Song Musician of Hyouge Mono Arrested for Possessing Marijuana

Theme Song Musician of Hyouge Mono Arrested for Possessing Marijuana

According to Yomiuri Online, the Fukuoka Prefectural Police has arrested the guitarist Kosuga Tsuyoshi for possession of marijuana. Kosuga is one of the members of ...read more

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