Tairiki Taro no Mucha Shugyo - Recommendations

Alt title: Mighty Taro's Reckless Training

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Nihon-ichi Momotaro

Nihon-ichi Momotaro

One day, an old man goes to the mountain while an old woman goes to the river – and there she finds a magical surprise: a giant peach! After taking it back to their house, the two are even more surprised to discover that the peach bursts open, revealing a bouncy baby boy inside. This boy, Momotaro, grows and matures to be an outstanding young man, capable of even fighting demons!

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cassiesheepgirl cassiesheepgirl says...

Both of these early animations depict men battling with Japanese demons, so if you liked that in once, you may want to try the other.

Toriko

Toriko

The manly Toriko is an avid food lover who’s able to catch any delicious morsel with ease. Thus, when Komatsu, the head chef of Hotel Gourmet, approaches him with the job of finding a rare Galara Crocodile, Toriko springs into action! The two make their way to the Baron Islands in search of their tasty prey, but what they find there is more than they bargained for! Who will be eaten, the duo or their dinner?

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Funkgun Funkgun says...

Toriko is incredibly strong. The Samurai in 

Tairiki Taro no Mucha Shugyo is incredibly strong. Both are short, and both can beat even the craziest beasts, men, or demons. 

One-Punch Man

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In a city plagued with thugs, mutants, and supervillains, Saitama decides to become a superhero for fun. He envisions an exciting life where he is constantly challenged with tough opponents, but after three years of intense training, he's become so strong that he defeats every enemy with one punch! His dream of engaging challenging foes has gone up in smoke, and his overpowered life is filled with overpowering boredom. Then a cyborg named Genos learns about Saitama's amazing ability and begs him to make him his disciple. Saitama isn't interested in taking on an apprentice, but Genos isn't giving up. Can he convince the disillusioned hero to teach him the secret of his strength? And will Saitama ever find a worthy adversary to battle?

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XMrNiceguyX XMrNiceguyX says...

Looking for an overpowered main character who finishes all and any of his problems with punching bad guys in the face? Look no further! Both these shows feature a somewhat similar narrative even if One-Punch Man is set in a somewhat more contemporary setting, whereas Tairiki Taro no Mucha Shugyo has a mythical setting.

A turn-off could be the show's length (2mins compared to 12 full lengths eps) and date of publication of the shows (1928 vs 2015). If you're a sucker for the old stuff, you might not like the modern and polished look of One-Punch Man. Similarly, if you only watch the newer stuff, this older show might not appeal to you much. Production values are probably somewhat lower too.

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A man wanders, inevitably getting involved in situations where he goes. From the mountains to hillsides alike, he sees beautiful scenery and takes naps along the way, only to find a cruel sight: a mean man threatens to shoot a poor monkey and its child in a tall tree. The man stops the other, and the monkeys insist upon repaying him for his kindness…

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Kokka Kimigayo

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Against a backdrop of the Japanese national anthem, patriotic images are shown, from Mt. Fuji to the sea of Japan, to the country itself and beyond.

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Issun-boshi no Shusse

Issun-boshi, a miniature boy, bids his parents farewell and floats down a river in a soup bowl with chopsticks for oars and a sewing needle for a sword. Now on a grand adventure, Issun-boshi meets a princess, battles a demon and saves the day!

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