Middle school student Tsuna has always gone through life in last place; but when he learns that he is getting a tutor to help him raise his game, he had no idea that his benefactor would turn out to be... an infant and a mafia hitman?! As if things can’t get much stranger, Tsuna then discovers that the powerful Vongola family has chosen him to be its next successor – a position that has control over all mafia families. Joined by friends Tsuna unwillingly starts out on his path to becoming a mafia boss – if he can survive the training!
It was the first anime series I watched. The silliest character, Lambo, a crybaby disguised as a cow (!?!) dragged me in, with his cute childish song.The strenght of the series really is in its characters and humor. It has quite an interesting melting pots of weirdos. You'll never see the mafia the same way after watching this.The story could sometimes be tightened up, however, it is interesting to see the... read more
Animated by Studio Artland, which is mostly famous for its work on Mushishi but has otherwise produced nothing else of significance. Directed by … a nobody since this is his only major work so far.
Katekyo Hitman Reborn!, aka “The Idiotic Mafia anime”. Who would have guessed that the Godfather would get such a ridiculous spin-off in Japan? And here I thought... read more
|Kateikyoushi Hitman Reborn! Special||Web||2010||TBD|
|Kateikyoushi Hitman Reborn! Mr. Rebokku no Ciao Ciao Interview||DVD Special||2010||TBD|