Initial D

TV (26 eps)
4.216 of 5 from 7,706 votes
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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 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

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Jellal 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
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Initial D Third Stage
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Initial D Extra Stage
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Initial D Battle Stage
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Initial D Fourth Stage
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Initial D Final Stage
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New Initial D Movie: Legend 2 - Tousou
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New Initial D Movie: Legend 3 - Mugen
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Initial D
  • Vol: 48; Ch: 719
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