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Hikaru Shindo is just a normal 12 year old boy, but one day he's rummaging through his Grandfather's things to see if he can find something to sell and pulls out an old Go board. A ghostly apparition appears out of the board and tells Hikaru his sad story. His name is Sai Fujiwara, a man who was a Go instructor to the emperor of Japan a thousand years ago. However, because of bad sportsmanship of his opponent during a game, Sai was accused of cheating and banished from the city. With no livelihood or any other reason to live, Sai committed suicide by drowning himself. Now, he haunts a Go board, and wants to accomplish the perfect Go game, called the "Hand of God" which he hopes to do through Hikaru. If Hikaru will be able to do it or not (or even wants to) will have to be seen.

  1. Takeshi Obata

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  2. Yumi Hotta

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Sanae Kobayashi

    Sanae Kobayashi

    Akira Toya

    75 Episodes

  2. Reiko Takagi

    Yoshitaka Waya

    75 Episodes

  3. Makoto Tsumura

    Kimihiro Tsutsui

    75 Episodes

  4. Kenichi Suzumura

    Kenichi Suzumura

    Isumi Shinichirou

    75 Episodes

  5. Keiji Fujiwara

    Keiji Fujiwara

    Seiji Ogata

    75 Episodes

  6. Yuu Asakawa

    Yuu Asakawa

    Yuki Mitani

    75 Episodes

  7. Mayumi Asano

    Okumura

    75 Episodes

  8. Eizou Tsuda

    Eizou Tsuda

    Kouyou Touya

    75 Episodes

  9. Susumu Chiba

    Susumu Chiba

    Fujiwara-no-Sai

    75 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 3

2002 | 15 Episodes

Season 3 of Hikaru no Go premiered on December 11, 2002.

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Hikaru no Go
Hikaru no Go

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Original Name ヒカルの碁

Status Ended

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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese

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