What will be challenged is, the significance of existence
中島 敦(Nakashima Atsushi), a starving young man who was expelled from an orphanage meets some strange but funny guys.
太宰治(Dazai Osamu), a man who tries to drown himself to die even in broad daylight.
国木田独歩(Kunigi Dokuho), a man with glasses, who always uses his note nervously.
They are the members of the Busoutanteishya: an armed detective company, which
solves rough stuff that a military or police cannot step in. Without knowing the reason, Atsushi gets asked to go to beat the man-eating tiger with them. In an imaginary city called Yokohama, legends of a literary appear in the story. Their unique unnatural skills that are named according to the writers’ legendary pieces shoot sparks. The battles of the legends of literature finally start!
Original script: Asagiri Kafuka・Comic:Suruga３５(Yong Ace on series)
Supervisor: Igarashi Takuya
Composing, scrips:Enokido Youji
Production: Bungo Stray Dogs Production
中島 敦 (Nakajima Atsushi CV:Uemura Yuusho
Atsushi came to Yokohama, having got expelled from an orphanage which was attacked by a man-eating tiger.
He was about to die, having had no food to eat. He met Dazai when he was about to steal something to survive. Eventually he ended up helping Dazai working for the detective company. He does not have confident in himself since he has been living with no friends nor parents and a label of “a useless guy”.
太宰 治 (Dazai Osamu) CV:Miyano Mamori
Ability name:No Longer Human
A member of the “Armed detective agency”. A suicide lover who is seeking for a place to die. But he doesn’t want to feel pain and he wants to die with a beautiful woman. He doesn’t have anything that bothers people and he lives his own way so nobody knows where he was working before he started working as an armed detective, which is called one of the seven secrets of the armed detective company.
江戸川乱歩(Edogawa Ranpou) CV: Kamiya Kouji
Ability name: Super Deduction
A member of the “Armed detective agency”. He has outstanding insightful observing eyes and he always leads to a solution to the difficult cases asked by the police. He has a plenty of confidence in himself, and he talks like an arrogant child.
His motto is “if things work good on me, everything is good”
国木田独歩(kunigi Dokuho) CV: Hosoya Yoshimasa
A member of the “Armed detective agency”. He always keeps a note on which is written “ideal” and he notes everything that he wants to achieve in his life.
He doesn’t like to do anything unexpected and always wants to make things on a firm schedule, but he has Dazai as his buddy, what makes it difficult.
谷崎潤一郎(Tazaki Junichirou) CV:Toyonaga Toshiyuki
He puts his bangs with a stopper and wears a big shirt. He looks like a womanizer.
宮沢賢治 (Miyazaki Hayao) CV:Kagura Hiroyuki
Ability name:Be not Defeated by the Rain
A member of “the armed detective agency”. Until he was scouted by the boss of the company, he was living in a rural area without electricity.
He doesn’t know how to be doubtful and he believes that it is possible to understand each other once he actually talks to a person.
He’s called “Kenchan” from various kinds of people in a city and has a lot of friends.
与謝野晶子 (Yosano Akiko) CV:Shimamura Yuu
Ability name :Kimishinitamoukotonakare
A member of “the armed detective agency” and has a modern short hair style. Since the detective company always has rough tasks, so a skillful doctor like her is necessary. But every worker in the company is afraid of being taken care of her. It is better not to mention anything against women around her.
福沢諭吉(Fukuzawa Yukichi) CV: Oyama Rikiya
The boss of the armed detective company and bounded with the rough guys in the company.
He doesn’t appear on stage, but he has a strong leadership. He is a person of dignity and a person like Ranpou.
谷崎ナオミ (Tanizaki Naomi) CV:小見川千明 (Omigawa Chiaki)
A beautiful girl with long black hair in a school uniform.
芥川龍之介 (Akutagawa Ryuunosuke) CV:Ono Kensho
A constituent member of the outrageous Port Mafia. He wears a black cape and walks the streets with a cold smile on his face. The way he looks looks exactly like Death. Police cannot handle him at all. He is infamous among the detective agency and everyone says “do not come across Akutagawa, and if you do, just run away”.
中原中也 (Nakahara Nakaya) CV:Taniyama Kishou
The head of the Port Mafia. He hates Dazai Osamu of the armed detective agency. He has a small body, but he moves quickly and has strong skills in martial arts. He always uses a black hat.
梶井基次郎 (Kajii Motojirou) CV:Hatano Wataru
A constituent of the Port Mafia. He is a fugitive warrant of the Maruzen building bombing incident and he is a bomber. In his opinion, “death” equals to “the extreme science”.
泉 鏡花(Izumi Kyouka) CV:Moroboshi Sumire
She is a quiet girl but she is also a constituent of the Port Mafia. She is skilled in killing and the organization took care of her and she has been grown to be an assassin.
樋口一葉 (Higuchi Ichiyou) CV:Seto Masami
She is sharp and looks beautiful when wearing pants. She belongs to the flying colum of the Port Mafia and she has power to give orders to the armed organization “Black Lizard”. She looks up to her senior, Akutagawa, by calling him “Senpai”.
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