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Series cast summary:
Kevin T. Collins ...  Akito Takagi 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Dan Green ...  Chief Editor Sasaki 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Jun'ichi Suwabe ...  Shinta Fukuda 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Marc Diraison ...  Kim / ... 13 episodes, 2010
Wayne Grayson ...  Akira Hattori 13 episodes, 2010
Jason Griffith ...  Hayato / ... 13 episodes, 2010
Rachael Lillis ...  Additional Voices 13 episodes, 2010
Scott Rayow Scott Rayow ...  Aida 13 episodes, 2010
Robby Sharpe Robby Sharpe ...  Eiji Niizuma 13 episodes, 2010
Stephanie Sheh ...  Miho Azuki 13 episodes, 2010
Michael Sinterniklaas ...  Moritaka Mashiro 13 episodes, 2010
Veronica Taylor ...  Aiko Iwase 13 episodes, 2010
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Moritaka Mashiro, a junior high school student, content to live out a relatively normal life as any other does, is persuaded by his classmate, Akito Takagi, to become an aspiring mangaka when the latter realizes his natural talent as an artist. However, Moritaka is reluctant to pursue his dream as his uncle, once a mangaka with his own serializations, died from overwork trying to regain his lost status. With Akito's help, Takagi gets another classmate and his school crush, Azuki Miho, who is an aspiring voice actress, to voice in the anime adaptation of their future manga once it is completed. However, Mashiro also proposes to Azuki, who surprisingly accepts only on the condition she will marry him when both of them have achieved their dreams. With a goal set before him, Mashiro begins a long and struggling path to become a famous mangaka. Written by ANN

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Bakuman is a masterpiece and easily one of the greatest ANIME of all time!
25 November 2015 | by chandsrSee all my reviews

I just finished watching the last episode..without knowing this would end up being such a wonderful ANIME that would be remembered forever. It's about 2 friends journey to become a mangaka. This ANIME has been by FAR FAR FAR one of the best ANIME i ever laid eyes on. I even feel blessed to be able to have seen this ANIME. It had everything an "OTAKU" (anime fan) wished for. It was highly motivating, it inspired me so much, it gave me messages about life, it made me cry, it made me laugh. I didn't wanted the ANIME to end...it was like a book you didn't want to put down... simply such a creative wonderful ANIME. Truly this ANIME touched my heart. Worth watching 100%! "A Dream is not something which someone tells you to go, it's something you fulfill your own!" Bakuman


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