Laughing Under the Clouds

Alt titles: Donten ni Warau

TV (12 eps)
3.581 out of 5 from 1,242 votes
Rank #1,690
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The story of Donten ni Warau takes place in the 11th year of the Meiji era. The number of people in Japan who feel dissatisfaction toward the government are increasing due to the increasing speed of Westernization and the ban on samurai. In order to curb the increased rate of crime, the government opens a new prison. The three brothers of the Kumo family are entrusted with the duty of transporting these criminals to the new prison, but adventures await them on the way.

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UnicornExecutions's avatar by UnicornExecutions on Dec 1, 2014
Score: 10/10

The story is little odd and they re-explain things which I kinda hate it's like yeah okay we know that already thank you but otherwise I quite like it. Death, Betrayal, New hot badass anime guys to obsess over, fighting and Fantasy Also the story line takes character away, SPOILER someone dies and i am kinda hoping he doesn’t come back but I also really want him to come back Animation  I have... read more

gorfendall's avatar by gorfendall on Dec 16, 2014
Score: 7/10

With a title like Laughing Under the Clouds I can't exactly tell you what I was expecting while starting this anime, but whatever it was I can't say I'm disappointed.  Story:     The setting of 11th century Japan, in the midsts of internalizing western dress, customs, and technology, allows for a range of plot lines. While mainly following the lives of a family of three brothers, the... read more

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Donten ni Warau 2011 Original Manga
Rengoku ni Warau 2013 TBD
Donten ni Warau Gaiden 2014 TBD



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