Initial D

TV (26 eps)
4.188 out of 5 from 6,558 votes
Rank #438

18 year-old Takumi has been delivering tofu for his father's shop since he was 13, learning to drive fast in all weather conditions. One night he is seen racing down the mountain by Keisuke, one of the best amateur racers in Japan. Quickly overtaken by Takumi, Keisuke vows to challenge the White Hachi Roku and discover the mystery behind its driver's skills.

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ParaParaJMo's avatar by ParaParaJMo on Mar 13, 2014
Score: 8/10

At first, I’ll admit that I did not think I would like the concept at first, but other factors which I will further elaborate on would keep on pulling me into this franchise and would like it more and more. I know it’s not the most exciting or appealing anime, and that I’m not the biggest gear head, but I felt something special about this one. Even though Takumi is not exactly the most... read more

Jellal's avatar by Jellal on Feb 6, 2011
Score: 8/10

If you're somebody that enjoys auto racing, or just being on the road, then rev up your energy and get ready to watch one of the most exhilarating anime series to come out of Japan. That series is Initial D, a fast-paced series that makes it nearly impossible to wait for the VCR to rewind the tape before popping in the next one. The series first aired in Japan in 1998, and lasts for four stages, which... read more

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Initial D Second Stage TV 1999 TBD
Initial D Third Stage Movie 2001 TBD
Initial D Extra Stage OVA 2001 TBD
Initial D Battle Stage OVA 2002 TBD
Initial D Fourth Stage TV 2004 TBD
Initial D Battle Stage 2 OVA 2007 TBD
Initial D Extra Stage 2: Tabidachi no Green OVA 2008 TBD
Initial D Fifth Stage TV 2012 TBD
New Initial D Movie: Legend 1 - Kakusei Movie 2014 TBD
Initial D Final Stage TV 2014 TBD
New Initial D Movie: Legend 2 - Dokusou Movie 2015 TBD

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