The Ryuo's Work is Never Done!

Alt title: Ryuuou no Oshigoto!

TV (12 eps)
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A teenage boy named Yaichi Kuzuryuu is the strongest shogi player in history, holding the top title of “Ryuo” (Dragon King). One fateful day, shogi-loving elementary student, Ai Hinatsuru, appears before him claiming that he promised to be her master. But was such a promise really ever made? Thus began their master and disciple relationship!

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Episode 1

A Disciple Storms In

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Episode 2

Days with a Disciple

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Episode 3

Training Group Entrance Exam

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Episode 4

The other Ai

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Episode 5

Artlessly Flawless

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Episode 6


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Episode 7

Dear 10-Year-Old Me

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Episode 8

First Tournament

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Episode 9

August First

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Episode 10

Spinning Dragon

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Episode 11

Best Wishes

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Episode 12

The Final Judgment

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Ryukami's avatar
Ryukami Apr 4, 2018
Score 6/10

The Lolicon is strong with this one. Dragon king? More like Loli king. Haven't seen a protagonist this dense since Ichika... Show is about 9-years old Shogi genius girls easily beating seasoned veterans, Oh and also something about Yaichi. Honestly episode 7 is the best because it's about Keika, not about boring Yaichi or his lolicon harem. Want my honest advice and opinion? Skip this one, the conclusion is... read more

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WolfAngelus Mar 30, 2018
Score 6.5/10

An anime that makes a board game appear 100x more intense than what it should be, right down to being physically exhausted somehow. This will be for very few, primarily those that are into board games, specifically, Japanese chess (Shogi). They use a lot of Shogi related terms, so I am sure this would be more appealing for those that might understand the game. The flow and presentation is a bit odd. The... read more

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