Welcome to Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu Wiki.
The Wiki that anyone can edit.
We are currently editing over 26 articles, and 34 files.
Do expect unmarked spoilers for the various incarnations of the story, so proceed with caution when reading and editing the wiki.


Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu is a manga by Haruko Kumota which has been turned into 2 OVAs and a critically acclaimed anime series. The anime started airing on January 8th, 2016.

2nd season!

Tumblr o4yvdxpJd71sqqtwzo3 1280

Sukeroku Futatabi-hen

Due to the enormous reception of the anime, there is a second season called Sukeroku Futatabi-hen which adapts the 3rd story arc. Please add information from the existing episodes and manga to ensure the wiki is up to date.


Don't know anything about how to edit? Here are some guides that can be helpful for you:

Getting Started

Don't know how to help or improve this wiki? Here are some links that can guide you:

Featured Episode

Episode 1

An ex-con gets out of prison and immediately begs Yakumo Yurakutei to let him learn rakugo under him. After a few mishaps, the true trial really begins - the ex-con showing his former boss that he is passionate about the art of comic storytelling.

Discord Server

The Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu Tumblr has a Discord server you can join. No account is necessary, only a username.

Featured Character

Yotaro Yurakutei is the protagonist of the series, an ex-con who takes up rakugo after being inspired by the 8th Yakumo Yurakutei. He is referred to as "Kyoji" by his boss.


Anime Answers
Wiki List

All • Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Mecha • Mystery • Romance • Sci-fi • Slice of Life • Sports • Supernatural • Memes • Funimation