Originally recorded on November 29, 2008. Akagi is an anime about mahjong, the Chinese game of skill and risk. Akagi Shigeru, the legendary mahjong player, descends into the depths of the criminal underworld. With each mahjong game he attempts to gamble everything in order to destroy each of his opponents.
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Opening song: Kuusou Runba by Kenji Otsuki and Zetsubou Shoujo-tachi
Transition: Akagi by Maximum the Hormone
Ending Song: Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) -2007 MIX- by Utada Hikaru