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Rei is a 17-year old professional shōgi player, who lives by himself, not having a real family, and has scarcely any friends. Among his acquaintances is a family, which consists of a young woman, Akari, and two young girls, Hinata and Momo, and who also keep a numerous number of cats.

Series Cast

  1. Kengo Kawanishi

    Kengo Kawanishi

    Rei Kiriyama (voice)

    44 Episodes

  2. Kentaro Tone

    Kentaro Tone

    Shogi official (voice), Recorder (voice), Science club member (voice), Oota (voice) and 22 more...

    33 Episodes

  3. Kana Hanazawa

    Kana Hanazawa

    Hinata Kawamoto / Mike-chan (voice), Hinata Kawamoto / Tora-chan (voice), Hinata Kawamoto (voice)

    32 Episodes

  4. Ai Kayano

    Ai Kayano

    Akari Kawamoto / Kuro-chan / Coming and going cat (voice), Akari Kawamoto / Kuro-chan (voice), Akari Kawamoto (voice)

    31 Episodes

  5. Misaki Kuno

    Misaki Kuno

    Momo Kawamoto (voice), Momo Kawamoto / Shiro-chan (voice)

    29 Episodes

  6. Nobuhiko Okamoto

    Nobuhiko Okamoto

    Harunobu Nikaidou (voice)

    25 Episodes

  7. Shigeru Chiba

    Shigeru Chiba

    Someji Kawamoto (voice)

    19 Episodes

  8. Shinya Takahashi

    Shinya Takahashi

    Friend 2 (voice), Old man (voice), Shimada's father (voice), Authorized person 1 (voice) and 11 more...

    17 Episodes

  9. Tomokazu Sugita

    Tomokazu Sugita

    Tatsuyuki "Smith" Misumi (voice)

    16 Episodes

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Last Season

March Comes in Like a Lion

Season 2

2017 | 22 Episodes

Season 2 of March Comes in Like a Lion premiered on October 14, 2017.

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March Comes in Like a Lion
March Comes in Like a Lion


Original Name 3月のライオン

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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