Legendary Gambler Tetsuya

Alt title: Shoubushi Densetsu Tetsuya

TV (20 eps)
2000 - 2001
Fall 2000
3.795 out of 5 from 454 votes
Rank #2,066

In the year 1947, the people of Shinjuku are down on their luck. With little money to buy food or necessities, some resort to gambling in order to survive. The Mahjong parlors are where the traveling Tetsuya chooses to spend his time, wiping the floor clean with his adversaries. However, once Tetsuya meets the intensely-skilled Boushu-san, he discovers that his own skills are lacking, and from now on Mahjong will never be the same! Does Tetsuya have what it takes to become a legendary gambler?

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Inu230 May 7, 2019
Score 8/10

The year is 1947 and Japan has hardly begun to put itself back together after the devastation of the war. The people have found an outlet to pass the time and liven themselves up →  gambling with games of Mahjong. Who’s the best Mahjong player in Shinjuku? Why Kid Tesu of course! How’d he get to be the best? He was once a young adult with an attitude problem before being taken under... read more

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