Watch Silver Spoon
- 2 Seasons
Silver Spoon is a Japanese comic series, or manga, written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. The series is influenced by some of Arakawa's life experiences on a dairy farm in Hokkaido. The main setting for the series is Yezo Agricultural High School, a fictional school located in Hokkaido. The main character is Yugo Hachiken and is based on situations that arise since Yugo ran away from home. He left his urban life at Sapporo behind due to the strict ways of his father and enrolls at Yezo Agricultural High School. The show illustrates his life at Yezo, where he assumed it would be an easy life. He learns quickly that this is a lot harder than he imagined. The series details how Yugo is envious of his new found friends and their ability to have their goals in place and know how to reach them. There is an episode in which Yugo decides to spend his summer vacation working on a friend's farm instead of going home. He still feels guilt take over him when he realizes that he did not inform his parents of his decision. Through later episodes, the show details how Yugo is slowly adapting to his new environment and the new life he has created.