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The official site of Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinju announced the release date and broadcast program of its second season. The title of the second season is Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju: Sukeroku Futatabi-hen.
MBS: January 6, every Friday at 26: 40
TBS: January 6, every Friday at 26: 25
BS-TBS: January 7, every Saturday at 24: 30
* The date and time of broadcast may change.
The original manga by Haruko Kumota was launched in 2010 in Kodansha’s ITAN magazine. It’s about a man released from prison and becoming the apprentice of a famous rakugo performer. The story focuses on the backstories of the performers and their struggle to gain popularity. Whilst learning he befriends another performer who has a completely different style.