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Synopsis: Hated by all around him, I know Handa goes through her life in high school considered as an outcast - or at least that's what he believes. In fact, I know is the most popular student of Campus, revered by all for their incomparable skills of handwriting, good appearance and legal personality. However, due to an endless series of misunderstandings, Handa realizes the worship she receives from her legions of fan of bullying, leading the school idol to turn off the rest of her classmates.

But distance from his colleagues does not prevent them from adorning it; In fact, their attempts to remove their attention often eventually convert to the most skeptical of students into believers. Fashion models, delinquents, obsessive fangls and much more and more can be against the brightness that is Handa.

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- Curiosities
- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
- Meaning
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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Handa-kun
  • Anime Name in Japanese: はんだくん
  • Anime Name in English: Handa-kun
  • Other names: Desconhecido

Production information

  • Producers: Square Enix, Lantis, TBS, DAX Production, Memory-Tech, TC Entertainment, Docomo Anime Store, NichiNare
  • Licensors: Funimation
  • Studios: Diomedéa

Anime Information

  • Duration: 24
  • Date: 42559 - September 23, 2016 - Fridays at 0158 (JST)
  • Genres: Comedy
  • Subjects: School, visual arts
  • Target: Shounen

Video Trailer/Opening

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Handa-kun": 

  • Handa-kun is a spin-off of the Barakamon manga, which tells the story of a calligraph that moves to a remote island to find inspiration.
  • The anime takes place before Barakamon's events and shows the protagonist's life, I know Handa during his years.
  • Despite being an anime of comedy, Handa-kun addresses topics such as social anxiety and the pressure of being an exemplary student.
  • Handa's full name is Sixhuu Handa, but he is known as "Handa-kun" by his schoolmates.
  • The anime features characters that are younger versions of Barakamon characters, such as Kawafuji, who is a friend of Handa at school and becomes his assistant in the future.
  • Handa-kun's manga was written and illustrated by Satsuki Yoshino, who is also the author of Barakamon.
  • The anime has a lively opening in Stop-Motion, which shows Handa and his schoolmates in comic situations.
  • Handa-kun was originally broadcast in Japan in 2016 and had 12 episodes in total.
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Main Characters

Below is the main characters of: "Handa-kun"With your voice actors and a brief description of the character: 

  • I know Handa (Nobunaga Shimazaki) - A high school student who is considered a calligraphy genius but is extremely shy and misunderstood by her classmates.
  • Takao Kawafuji (Yoshimasa Hosoya) - Handa's best friend and the only one who really understands him.
  • Junichi Aizawa (Takuya Eguchi) - A popular student who is obsessed with Handa and tries to become his friend at all costs.
  • Reo Nikaido (Kouki Uchiyama) - A student who is in love with Handa and tries to approach him in every way possible.
  • Akane Tsutsui (Megumi Han) - A student who is friends with Handa, but often irritates him with his outgoing personality.
  • Yuuki Kanda (Yuuya Hirose) - A student who is the leader of Handa's handwriting and rival club.
  • Kosuke Kanzaki (Yoshitaka Yamaya) - A student who is a member of the Caligraphy Club and friend of Yuuki.
  • JURI MAKI (SUMIRE UESAKA) - A student who is in love with Takao and tries to approach him at all costs.

Summary and events

  1. Handa Sei is a high school student who is known for his handwriting skills.
  2. Handa is extremely shy and believes his classmates hate him.
  3. Handa begins to receive anonymous love letters and is confused about who the sender can be.
  4. Handa ends up falling in love with a girl named Kawafuji, which he believes to be the author of the letters.
  5. Handa tries to approach Kawafuji, but ends up getting involved in embarrassing and embarrassing situations.
  6. Handa is invited to participate in a calligraphy contest, but gets nervous and ends up making a serious mistake.
  7. Handa is chosen to represent her school in a calligraphy competition, but gets sick and cannot participate.
  8. Handa discovers that the author of love letters is actually one of her classmates, who admired him for her handwriting skill.
  9. Handa begins to feel more confident and believes he can make friends at school.
  10. Handa decides to dedicate himself even more to handwriting and improving his skills.

What happens in the end?

At the end of Handa-kun's manga, the protagonist I know Handa finally realizes that his classmates do not hate him, but admire him and respect him for his handwriting skill. He also reconciles himself with his childhood friend Kawafuji, and decides to follow his dream of becoming a professional caleiger. The story ends with Handa moving to Tokyo to study handwriting at an art university.


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  • Handa-kun (PS Vita)
  • Handa-kun: Satsujin Jiken (PS4, PS Vita)

See below a list of OVAs, Specials, and Movies related to anime: Handa-kun

  • Handa-kun: Handa-kun to Handa-kun Special

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Meaning of Handa-kun

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  • はんだくん: means "Lord Hanada"
The name of the anime "はんだくん" is a combination of the term "はんだ" (Handa), which means "welding" in Japanese, and the honorary suffix "くん" (kun), used to refer to boys or young people. The anime tells the story of a young man named Hanada, who is a welding specialist and works at an electronics factory. The series follows the adventures and challenges that Hanada faces in his work and how he uses his welding skills to solve problems and help others.

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Questions and Answers FAQ

How many episodes have the anime Handa-kun?

Handa-kun has a total of 12 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.

Where to watch the anime Handa-kun?

You can watch the anime on Crunchyroll, Netflix, or any other streaming site where the work is available.

Handa-kun - Continuation and New Season?

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