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Hataraki Man

Hataraki Man

Synopsis: Hiroko Matsukata is a woman who works for a magazine company. She puts everything she has in her work and is known as a direct and straightforward girl who can turn into Hataraki Man (Working Man) mode. Despite Hiroko's success at work, his life lacks romance. Although a hardworking worker, she went out early at any time to leave. Too bad her boyfriend is even a bigger work addict than Hiroko.

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Table of Content
- Information
- Trailer/OP
- Curiosities
- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
- Meaning
- Related


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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Hataraki Man
  • Anime Name in Japanese: 働きマン
  • Anime Name in English: Desconhecido
  • Other names: Working Man

Production information

  • Producers: Dentsu, SKY Perfect Well Think, Kodansha, Fuji TV, Asmik Ace, Sony Music Entertainment
  • Licensors: Maiden Japan
  • Studios: Gallop

Anime Information

  • Type: TV
  • Episodes: 11
  • Date: October 13, 2006 - December 22, 2006 - Fridays on 0045 (JST)
  • Genres: Comedy, drama, romance, slice of life
  • Subjects: Desktop
  • Target: Seinen

Anime Reviews

  • note: 7.001
  • Popularity: 7362

Video Trailer/Opening

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Hataraki Man": 

  • Hataraki Man is based on a manga of the same name created by Moyoco Anno, which is known for his works that address female and social themes.
  • The anime was produced in 2006 by the Japanese animation company Gallop, which is also responsible for other popular anime like Yu-Gi-Oh! and Beyblade.
  • The title Hataraki Man can be translated as "hard -working man" or "man who strives", and is a reference to the main character, Hiroko Matsukata, who is a dedicated and working journalist.
  • Anime addresses topics such as women's professional life in Japan, society's pressure to succeed in their careers and the difficulty of reconciling work and personal life.
  • Hataraki Man was well received by the public and critics, being praised by his realistic and sensitive approach to the topics covered, as well as the quality of animation and soundtrack.
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Manga and Products from Hataraki Man

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Main Characters

Below is the main characters of: "Hataraki Man"With your voice actors and a brief description of the character: 

  • Hiroko Matsukata (Aya Hirano) - A 28 -year -old journalist who works in a weekly magazine
  • Shinji Yamashiro (Katsuyuki Konishi) - the chief editor of the magazine where Hiroko works
  • Fumiya Sugawara (Tomokazu Seki) - A freelance photographer who works with Hiroko in some stories
  • Maiko Kaji (Yuko Kaida) - A Hiroko co -worker who specializes in fashion
  • Akihisa Kobayashi (Kenji Hamada) - A Hiroko co -worker who specializes in technology
  • Mayu Nagisa (Mai Nakahara) - A friend of Hiroko who works at an advertising agency

Summary and events

  1. Hiroko Matsukata is a 28 -year -old journalist who works in a weekly magazine.
  2. She is very dedicated to work and often puts her career above her personal life.
  3. Hiroko is assigned to cover a story about a corrupt politician, but ends up getting involved in a scandal when she is photographed drinking with him.
  4. She is reprimanded by her boss, but still works hard and striving to improve her career.
  5. Hiroko faces various challenges at work, including dealing with difficult co -workers and covering difficult stories.
  6. She also faces problems in her personal life, including a difficult relationship with an ex-boyfriend and her mother's pressure to marry.
  7. In the end, Hiroko is promoted to the chief editor of the magazine and finds a new balance between his professional and personal life.

What happens in the end?

Below we have a summary of what happens at the end of the anime Hataraki ManWe have placed a Spoiler alert, just click below to display the content of the end of the work.

At the end of Hataraki Man's manga, the protagonist, Hiroko Matsukata, continues to work as a editor of a business magazine and faces new challenges in her career. She also begins to reconcile with her ex-boyfriend, but is still focused on her career and becoming a successful professional. The ending is open, leaving room for the reader's imagination about what will happen next in Hiroko's life.

Games, Movies, OVAs and Specials

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Meaning of Hataraki Man

Let's look at the translation of each word and explanation of the anime's name: 

  • 働き (はたらき) - work
  • マン (まん) - abbreviation of マンガ (manga), which means comic book
Explanation of the anime name - "Hataraki Man" is a combination of the words "働き" (work) and "マン" (abbreviation of マンガ, which means comic). The name of the anime can be translated as "Worker" or "Man of Work". The anime portrays the life of an office worker named Yakuji Yashiro, who faces the challenges and difficulties of the Japanese corporate world. The story addresses themes such as work pressure, the search for balance between professional and personal life, and interpersonal relationships in the workplace.

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FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Hataraki Man has a total of 11 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.
You can watch the anime Hataraki Man on Crunchyroll, Netflix, or any other streaming site where the work is available. Availability will depend on your current location.
The decision to produce new seasons of the anime Hataraki Man usually depends on various factors, such as DVD/Blu-ray sales, merchandise, popularity of the original material. This information can be found throughout the page. The anime's popularity reached on "MyAnimeList" the following number of members: 7362