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Saki

Synopsis: Due to the circumstances of childhood, first -year high school student Saki Miyanaga hates anything related to Mahjong. When she plays the game, she keeps a discreet profile to avoid standing out. One day, her friend Kyoutarou sucks her dragging her to the school's Mahjong club. There, she meets Nodoka Haramura, champion of the previous year's national average school championship, and Yuuki Kataoka, club member.

While the club plays a few rounds, Saki tries to hide his talent. However, club president Hisa Takei realizes Saki's unusual style. Realizing her potential, she puts Saki's true ability to the test - proving that she is more talented than expected. This revelation damages Nodoka's pride, and their relationship begins with a rocky beginning.

Saki ends up joining the club and, after clarifying the misunderstanding between her and Nodoka, friendship blooms between them. While Saki slowly warms up to Mahjong once again, she and the rest of her club have only one goal - to win nationals!

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

See below all important information about the anime: Saki

Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Saki
  • Anime Name in Japanese: 咲-Saki-
  • Anime Name in English: Desconhecido
  • Other names: Saki

Production information

  • Producers: TV Tokyo, Square Enix, Sotsu, Lantis, Pony Canyon, KlockWorx, TV Tokyo Music, Kiyosumi High School Mahjong Club, Sotsu Music Publishing
  • Licensors: Desconhecido
  • Studios: Gonzo, Picture Magic

Anime Information

  • Duration: 24
  • Date: April 6, 2009 - September 28, 2009 - Monday at 0200 (JST)
  • Genres: slice of life
  • Subjects: School, strategy game
  • Target: Unknown

Video Trailer/Opening

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Curiosities

Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Saki": 

  • Anime Saki is based on a manga of the same name written and illustrated by Ritz Kobayashi.
  • The full name of the main character is Saki Miyanaga, and she is inspired by a professional Mahjong player called Hisa Takei.
  • The anime is known for presenting intense and exciting Mahjong matches, with supernatural skills and special powers being used by players.
  • Saki is one of the few Mahjong anime that has become popular outside Japan, especially in China and other Asian countries.
  • The anime has a sequence titled Saki: Achiga-Hen Episode of Side-A, which presents a group of different characters playing Mahjong in a different school.
  • Some anime characters are based on real Mahjong players, including Nodoka Haramura, who is inspired by a player named Nodoka Kondo.
  • The anime also inspired the creation of a Mahjong game for PlayStation Portable, titled Saki Portable.
  • Saki's original manga won the Kodansha Manga Award in the best Shounen manga category in
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Manga and Products from Saki

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Main Characters

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

  • Saki Miyanaga (Kana Ueda) - A high school student who has a natural talent for playing Mahjong, but hides her skill because of a traumatic incident of the past.
  • Nodoka Haramura (ami koshimizu) - A Saki classmate who is a very talented Mahjong player who becomes Saki's friend.
  • Yuuki Kataoka (Rie Kugimiya) - A Mahjong player who is known for her eccentric personality and her skills in team mahjong games.
  • Hisa Takei (Aki Toyosaki) - Saki School Mahjong Club captain and an experienced player who helps Saki develop her skills.
  • Mako Someya (Shizuka Itou) - A Mahjong player who is known for her team's team skill skill and her quiet personality.
  • Kana Ikeda (Kana Hanazawa) - A Mahjong player who is known for her individual Mahjong game skills and her shy personality.
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Summary and events

  1. The story begins with the presentation of the main characters, the family of Hector Hugh Munro, known for the pseudonym Saki, and the family of Conradin, a lonely boy who lives with his oppressive aunt.
  2. Conradin has a pet rat named Sredni Vashtar, which he worships and considers his personal God.
  3. Conradin's aunt finds out about the rat and tries to kill him, but Conradin asks Sredni Vashtar for help and the mouse attacks her aunt, killing her.
  4. Conradin is considered guilty of his aunt's death and is sent to a boarding school.
  5. In another story, a man named Reginald gets involved in various comic and ironic situations, such as when he tries to help a woman find his lost dog, but finds a thief.
  6. Reginald also gets involved in a fight with a man named Clovis, who turns out to be a distant relative of him.
  7. In another story, a man named Gabriel-Warders is discovered as a werewolf and is killed by a hunter.
  8. The last story of the work is about a man named Tobermory, who is able to speak as a human being and causes much confusion and embarrassment at a party.
  9. The work ends with the suggestion that Tobermory was killed to prevent him from revealing more secrets about the people present at the party.

What happens in the end?

Unfortunately, Saki's manga is still underway and there is no definitive ending for the story.

GAMES, MOVIES, OVAs and SPECIALS

See below the list of games available for different platforms related to anime: Saki

  • Saki: Achiga-hen - Episode of Side-A (PS Vita)
  • Saki: Zenkoku-Hen (PS3)
  • Saki: The Nationals (PS Vita)

See below a list of OVAs, Specials, and Movies related to anime: Saki

  • Saki
  • Saki Achiga-hen: Episode of Side-A
  • Saki Zenkoku-hen
  • Saki Biyori

The list may not contain all games, movies, OVAs, or specials. The work may also have not received any extras or be unavailable.

Meaning of Saki

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

咲-Saki-
  • 咲 (Saki) - Blosses, bloom
  • Saki - Proper Name
The anime 咲-saki- is based on the manga of the same name, written and illustrated by Ritz Kobayashi. The story follows the life of Saki Miyanaga, a high school student who has a natural talent for playing Mahjong but hides this gift because of a trauma from the past. She ends up joining the school's Mahjong club and, along with her teammates, participates in competitions against other schools. The name of the anime refers to the name of the protagonist, Saki, and the Mahjong game, which is the central theme of history.
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Questions and Answers FAQ

How many episodes have the anime Saki?

Saki has a total of 25 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.

Where to watch the anime Saki?

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

Saki - Continuation and New Season?

The decision to produce new seasons of the anime Saki usually depends on several factors, such as DVD/Blu-ray sales, merchandising, popularity of the original material. These information can be found throughout the page.

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