The anime adaptation of the Way of the Househusband manga is getting a fresh round of very welcome updates. With it getting Netflix distribution, it’s now set for an April 8th, 2021 worldwide debut and that has us getting a new promo and key visual for it below.
With Kenjiro Tsuda set to play the lead, we also have two cast additions with Shizuka Itou as Miku, Tatsu’s wife, and Kazuyuki Okitsu as Masa, of Tatsu’s former gang.
It’ll be directed by Chiaki Kon based on the scripts by Susumu Yamakawa. JC Staff is handling the animation production.
Check out our review of the first volume of the manga.
Plot Concept: It’s a day in the life of your average househusband—if your average househusband is the legendary yakuza “the Immortal Dragon”!
A former yakuza legend leaves it all behind to become your everyday househusband. But it’s not easy to walk away from the gangster life, and what should be mundane household tasks are anything but!
The legendary yakuza “the Immortal Dragon” has washed his hands of the gangster life for something far more dangerous—becoming a househusband! Cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping, cooking… These days he’s doing everything he can to succeed as man of the house, if it doesn’t kill him first! The cozy yakuza comedy continues!