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The Way of the House Husband (極主夫道, Gokushufudō) is an anime series, based on the Gokushufudou: The Way of the House Husband manga by Kousuke Oono. It was released worldwide on Netflix on April 8, 2021.[1][2]

The first part consisted of five episodes with each of them consisting of smaller episodes, totaling 30 mini-episodes. A "Part 2" was confirmed during a special live program for the anime release celebration.[3]

Official Synopsis[]

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!

He was the fiercest member of the yakuza, a man who left countless underworld legends in his wake. They called him “the Immortal Dragon.” But one day he walked away from it all to walk another path—the path of the househusband! The curtain rises on this cozy yakuza comedy!


  • Director: Chiaki Kon
  • Series Composition: Susumu Yamakawa
  • Animation Production: J.C.Staff


  • Jonah Scott as Tatsu
  • Laura Post as Miku
  • Andres Paul Ramacho as Masa
  • Ben Pronsky as Torajirou
  • Melissa Greenspan as Torii Hibari
  • Laura Stahl as Gin
  • Jason Marnocha as Boss & Miku's Dad
  • Kim Strauss as Urita
  • Keith Silverstein as Senior Police officer Nagai

  • Music[]


    # Title Air Date (Japanese)
    01 Episode 1 April 8, 2021
    02 Episode 2 April 8, 2021
    03 Episode 3 April 8, 2021
    04 Episode 4 April 8, 2021
    05 Episode 5 April 8, 2021
    06 Episode 6 October 7, 2021
    07 Episode 7 October 7, 2021
    08 Episode 8 October 7, 2021
    09 Episode 9 October 7, 2021
    10 Episode 10 October 7, 2021



    • For the Bilibili release in China release of the anime, Tatsu's signature body tattoos were erased due to a stigma involving tattoos in China.