Descending Stories: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju, Volume 8: Hidden Secrets

By Haruko Kumota

Yakumo slowly begins to recover after his collapse on stage, but the light inside him has faded, and he shockingly declares that he won’t perform rakugo anymore. Meanwhile, in search of a film taken of the late Sukeroku, Higuchi takes Yotaro and Matsuda to Shikoku, where the two men learn a truth about the two storytellers—and what really happened that fateful night that claimed Sukeroku and Miyokichi’s lives.

Aug 07 2018 | 160 pages