Life Lessons with Uramichi Oniisan Vol. 1
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Life Lessons with Uramichi Oniisan Vol. 1

Writer: Gaku Kuze Artist: Gaku Kuze Publisher: Kodansha Release Date: January 1, 1970 Cover Price: $17.99 Critic Reviews: 1
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How did the cynical Uramichi end up hosting a TV show for small children? And
how long is the studio going to let him keep teaching the kids the sorrow and
exhaustion of life instead of, say, the ABCs? This dark comedy manga started as a
webcomic and became a bestseller across Japan -- with an anime coming soon!
Uramichi is a 31-year old children's TV host who leads physical exercises
and teaches life lessons colored by one main theme: adulthood sucks.
Alongside mascots played by a couple of bushy-tailed millennials, and a singing
duo whose music embodies the notion of being kicked while you're down,
Uramichi w more

  • 9.5
    AIPT - Jordan Richards Apr 12, 2021

    Some of the best comedic manga to come out in a long time. Even if you are not familiar with the shows the series is parodying or emulating, the humor lands almost all the time and the many existential crises feel so relatable to almost any reader. While it can be repetitive in its story, its fun cast and witty, cynical writing make the series a dark joy to read. Highly recommended. Read Full Review

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