Hamatora (ハマトラ, lit. "Yokohama Tiger") is a Japanese mixed-media project. The project began with a manga series written by Yukino Kitajima and Yūki Kodama as the character designer, while Yū Wazu is adapting the design to the illustration. The manga, Hamatora: The Comic, started serialization in Shueisha's Young Jump magazine in November 2013. An anime television series, Hamatora: The Animation, by the studio NAZ premiered on TV Tokyo and ran for twelve episodes between January 7 and March 25, 2014. It was followed by a second series by Lerche starting in July 2014, Re:_ Hamatora. Additionally, a role-playing game titled Hamatora: Look at Smoking World developed by FuRyu was released in July 2014. Other related titles include a light novel and a stage play.The series takes place in the year 2014 when selected humans called Minimum Holders have been discovered to possess supernatural abilities. The story focuses on Minimum Holder Nice who forms a detective agency called "Hamatora" based in Yokohama and he starts gathering a large number of allies such as his partner Murasaki and assistant Hajime as well as enemies including several criminals. The anime stars Ryōta Ōsaka, Wataru Hatano, Emiri Katō, Kiyono Yasuno, Jun Fukuyama, and Yuichi Nakamura among others.The series has earned mixed criticism by publications for manga and anime. While the elements of mystery have been well received, the themes and animation have attracted criticism. It has also been often compared with the X-Men for its setting and characters.Hamatora featuring Hatano Wataru and Ryota Ohsaka has one or more episodes free on Crunchyroll. It's an action & adventure and animation show with 24 episodes over 2 seasons. Hamatora is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (165 votes).
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24 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Crunchyroll).
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Not available to rent or buy.
Hamatora has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (165 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.