The story of Saitama, a hero who is a hero just for fun & can defeat his enemies with a single punch.
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Series cast summary:
Makoto Furukawa ...
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Kaito Ishikawa ...
Zach Aguilar ...
Yôji Ueda ...
 Bespectacled Worker / ... 13 episodes, 2015-2016
Shin'ya Hamazoe ...
 Artillery Crew / ... 13 episodes, 2015-2016
Yoshiaki Hasegawa ...
 Eyelashes / ... 13 episodes, 2015-2016
Shôta Yamamoto ...
 Bearded Worker / ... 11 episodes, 2015-2016
Hiroki Gotô ...
 D-Pad / ... 10 episodes, 2015
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 Additional Voices 10 episodes, 2015
Kanami Satô ...
 Hero Association Worker / ... 9 episodes, 2015-2016
Kaede Yuasa ...
 Child / ... 9 episodes, 2015-2016
Marc Diraison ...
 Bearded Worker / ... 9 episodes, 2015
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 Bespectacled Worker / ... 9 episodes, 2015
Hiromichi Tezuka ...
Xanthe Huynh ...
 Emergency Broadcast / ... 8 episodes, 2015
Chris Cason ...
 Hero Association Staff / ... 8 episodes, 2015
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In a world of superhuman beings, Saitama is a unique hero, he can defeat enemies with a single punch. But being just one hero in a world filled with them, his life is empty and hollow: he gets no respect from anyone, he displays a laidback attitude to everything and for the most part, he finds his overall hero life pointless... and worst of all, he lost his hair due to intense training. These are the adventures of an ordinary yet extraordinary hero.

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The character design of Saitama came as a pun of gag anime superhero Anpanman (Breadman). See more »

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Hoshi yori saki ni mitsukete ageru
Lyrics by Aki Hata
Music and Arrangement by Ken'ichi Maeyamada
Performed by Hiroko Moriguchi
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First episode and I already love it
20 October 2015 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

I saw this anime online once and I finally took the time to watch it. Needless to say, the first few episodes are none less than EXCELLENT! It's action packed, funny, has just the right amount of hot people for the classic anime needs. As soon as I watched the first episode I found myself watching all of them and telling all my friends to watch it; it's so amazing, something to be put to the top, next to Death Note or Fullmetal Alchemist, or Dragon Ball Z. Definitely my favorite anime currently. There's not that much to say except that it's definitely a comedy, you'll definitely laugh or have a good chuckle. It is very gory however, not that suitable for younger anime fans. Though if you've watched Neon Genesis Evangelion or Future Diary, this show is most likely in your range of comfort and you'll most likely enjoy this anime as much as I have. Again, great anime so far.


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