Sakamoto Days

Sakamoto Days

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Sakamoto Days is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yuto Suzuki. The manga has been serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump since November 2020, gaining an expressive online fanbase that creates ironic memes and photoshop edits of the manga panels.


Sakamoto Days follows the story[1] of Taro Sakamoto, a retired hitman who earned legendary status in the underworld of Japan. One day, however, he fell in love, retired and gained weight. Now Sakamoto fights to protect his family from danger.


Yuto Suzuki first published a one-shot titled Sakamoto in Shueisha's Jump GIGA on December 26th, 2019. Almost a year later, Sakamoto Days debuted in Shueisha's shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump on November 21st, 2020.[2] As of August 2023, 13 volumes of the manga have been released.

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By October 2022, Sakamoto Days had 2.2 million manga copies in circulation.[3]

Online Presence

Online, Sakamoto Days has been gaining more fans, who engage in online discussions about the manga and also posts memes based on panels of the material. For instance, on August 22nd, 2023, X[4] user MangaMoguraRE described Sakamoto Days as "the manga with the best action scenes I have ever read." The post (shown below) features some action scenes from the manga, which amassed roughly 2,400 likes and 534 retweets in a week.

Manga Mogura RE → MOGURA @MangaMoguraRE . Follow Ok so I'm catching up with "Sakamoto Days" & simply put its the manga with the best action scenes I have ever read. Not only from Jump but in general. The dynamic flow, the style, the creative incorporation of the environment, it's literally The Raid or John Wick but on crack.... Show more HUH? 12:58 PM. Aug 22, 2023 X SMAK Ⓡ

On TikTok, fans of the manga post fancams videos showing some scenes and favorite characters. For example, on October 18th, 2022, TikTok[5] user @trafalgarwana posted a fancam highlighting the main character Sakamoto (shown below, left), which garnered over 2.7 million plays and 266,000 likes in a year. On October 26th, 2022, TIkTok[6] user @shininja96 posted a fancam of the character Takamura (shown below, right), which amassed roughly 2.3 million plays and 161,000 likes in a year,

@trafalgarwana #sakamotodays #tarosakamoto #mangarecommendation #fyp ♬ 90s sounds – blackpink_stan

@shininja96 Nunca mexa com este velho em Sakamoto Days! #sakamotodays #takamura #viral #fyp #manga #manwah #mangaedit #anime ♬ COWBELL WARRIOR! – Sxmpra

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External References

[1] Wikipedia – Sakamoto Days

[2] Wiki Fandom – Sakamoto Days Wiki


[4] X – MangaMoguraRE

[5] TikTok – trafalgarwana

[6] TikTok – shininja96

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