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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 24

A shopkeeper’s unsavory past come back to haunt him, in this tale of mystery and intrigue. Get it from Nyaa, Mega, or Userscloud. And don’t forget to thank our partners in this joint project, over at Hokuto no Gun. So … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 23

This episode is a tragic tale of two orphan brothers. Both are skilled thieves who love the same woman, one wants to go straight and one wants to continue their crime spree. You can definitely get a sense that this … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 22

In this week’s episode: a good old fashioned murder mystery, complete with parlor scene. Plus, Midori has to come to terms with that problem wives of police detectives have had for centuries: it’s only a matter of time before your … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 21

In this episode, Sabu & Ichi take on a gang that is smuggling opium from Nagasaki, and using it to run an opium den in Edo. The gang all wear masks, but Sabu slashes one of their masks open and … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 20

Over the course of a lifetime, Ichi has killed and injured a lot of people with his sword-cane (although the “They were all bad” defense from True Lies actually does apply in his case). Now someone wants to avenge one … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 18

Despite being only 18, Sabu is well on his way to being an accomplished thief-taker. But there are some areas he has little experience with as yet, such as “ukiyo” (the floating world), a term used to describe the urban … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) Episode 16

Another episode of the show where the art is black and white, but the character motivations are anything but. Get it from Nyaa, or Mega. This is a joint project with Hokuto no Gun, check out their site here.

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