Anime Fanon
Odd Jobs
Created by Akira Jotaro (aka Justice0)
Writer(s) Akira Jotaro
Director(s) Akira Jotaro
No. of episodes 13
Run time 23-24 minutes

Odd Jobs is an anime that was written, directed, and created by Akira Jotaro who also created the anime Red Eyes, King of the Red Moon, and Sengoku Busou: Kabuto.

The story takes place in modern Shinkyo City, a city where many yakuza hide in businesses and security are all over the city. The story is about an old man who works as an odd jobs man, looking for work as a samurai in the modern world and encounters many obsticles from the yakuza of the city.


Masamune Muramasa is an old man who is nicknamed the "Legendary Sword of Shinkyo" because of his skills as the best swordsman in the city and quite possibly the country. One night, Masamune recieves a job from a new yakuza leader from another city but had rejected his job only to get another job from someone else, a woman by the name of Konoha Arisato, and had accepted it without even hearing the details. Once he began his new job, he was given the details on who to find from Konoha; it was her daughter who was kidnapped by the Kurano Gang. As the story continues, Masamune works to find the little girl who was kidnapped and then begins another job as the bodyguard for the mayor of Shinkyo City to find his assassin.


Main Character[]

Masamune Muramasa[]

A very skilled swordsman at the age of 67 years-old who specializes in his own created sword style, the Akusatsujin-Ryuu (Evil Slaying Style). He is a very honorable and kinda man who acts cold and will kill anyone except women and children. He is nicknamed "Legendary Sword of Shinkyo" but prefers to be called "Odd Jobs Samurai" because it is his job. He was named after the two legendary swords Masamune and Muramasa. He is voiced by Jurota Kojugi.

Main Antagonists[]

Shirozaki Kurano[]

The leader of the Kurano Gang and a yakuza who studies kendo and karate. He had ordered the kidnapping of Konoha's daughter, Hana, because he had wanted money; even though he threatened her, Hana was never in any real danger since he is secretly a kind and thoughtful man who doesn't like to kill. He is voiced by Shinichiro Miki.

Sasuke Fujiwara[]

The leader of the Fujiwara Gang and a professional gunman who used to shoot for the Olympics before he quit. He had wanted to kill the mayor to be able to gain power in the yakuza business by creating chaos among the people. He is voiced by Norio Wakamoto.