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Fall 2017
Also Known As:
いぬやしき (Japanese)
Inuyashiki Last Hero

13 October 2017 at 0:55


Ichiro Inuyashiki is a boring old businessman alienated from both his family and company. One day, he is diagnosed with cancer. This sudden cancer diagnosis puts him on the path to self-destruction. However, he ends up gaining the power to become a super hero thanks to an unexpected accident. Meanwhile, a high-schooler named Hiro Shishigami gets involved in the same accident and decides to wield the power at his disposal.

The true nature of humans. It is good…or is it evil? These two will use the massive power in their hands for different purposes.


Hiroya Oku’s manga is the source of this anime. The manga is completed with 10 volumes and was published between January 2014 and July 2017. Kodansha pubslihed it in their magazine Evening. It is available in English though Kodansha Comics USA in print or through Crunchyroll as digital copy.


Full Series Review

Episode 1: Ichiro Inuyashiki
Episode 2: Hiro Shishigami
Episode 3: Naoyuki Ando
Episode 4: Samejima
Episode 5: Yuko Shishigami
Episode 6: People of 2chan
Episode 7: Shion Watanabe
Episode 8: Mari Inuyashiki
Episode 9: Shinjuku People
Episode 10: People of Tokyo
Episode 11 (Final): People of Earth


Official Streaming Sites

Amazon Prime Video

Anime Strike (USA only)



Original Work

Hiroya Oku


Shuhei Yabuta

General Director

Kenichi Sato

Assistant Director

Shuhei Yabuta

Script and Series Composition

Kouji Seko

Character Design

Naoyuki Onda





Fumiyo Kohinata

Hiro Shishigami

Nijiro Murakami

Mari Inuyashiki

Sumire Uesaka

Shion Watanabe

Sumire Morohoshi

Naoyuki Ando

Kanata Hongo


Ichiro Inuyashiki

A salaryman so wrinkly and grey that he doesn’t look like his true age of 58.
One day while walking his dog, Hanako, he got caught up in an event involving a UFO and was reborn as a machine.
Having lost his human body, he tries to attain feelings by using his power to help people in need.

Hiro Shishigami

A two-sided character who cares deeply for his mother and childhood friend, Ando, but is completely uninterested in anyone else.
Caught up in the same incident as Inuyashiki, he is reborn as a robot but turns to crime to attain a sense of feeling.

Key Visuals


Airing Date
13 October 2017 at 0:55
Fall 2017


Theme Songs

My hero by Man with a Mission, ending: Ai wo Oshietekureta Kimi e by Qaijff

Official Site

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