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Barakamon (ばらかもん, Barakamon) is a manga written and illustrated by Satsuki Yoshino. It is serialized in Square Enix's Gangan Online. An anime adaption began airing on July 6, 2014 and ended on September 27, 2014. Funimation has licensed the series for streaming and home video release. In February 2014, Yen Press announced they have licensed Barakamon for English release in North America.

A spin-off manga Handa-kun (はんだくん) began serialization in the November 2013 issue of Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine. An anime television adaptation began airing on July 8, 2016 and ended on September 23, 2016.


As a punishment for punching a famous Calligrapher, young handsome Calligrapher Handa Seishu is exiled on a small island. As someone who has never lived outside of a city, Handa has to adapt to his new wacky neighbors, like people traveling on a tractor, unwanted visitors who never use the front door, annoying kids using his home as a playground, etc. Can this city guy handle all the crazy hardships? Find out in this wacky island comedy full of innocence and laughter!!!

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