Utakoi

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  • 2012
  • 1 Season

Utakoi focuses on a Japanese traditional card game called Karuta, which features the "Hyakunin Isshu". The show Utakoi is told by a man named Fujiwara no Teika who had chosen these writings for this particular story as well as showcase some of the origins of these writings. This show also focuses of the romantic stories from ancient Japan.

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E 13
13. E 13
September 24, 2012
A young man not wanting to follow in his father's footsteps is drawn in the world of poetry by an untouchable source
E 12
12. E 12
September 17, 2012
A chance for love takes courage, not pride.
E 11
11. E 11
September 10, 2012
Two friends form a bond as children and promise to keep it, as adults they learn things change.
E 10
10. E 10
September 3, 2012
With the death of a prominent figure and a shakeup within the hierarchy of the palace, many things are changing and the old poets of the palace are moving on.
E 9
9. E 9
August 27, 2012
Yukinari?s father had a natural gift for poetry, a gift not passed on. Yukinari?s anti-social nature is affecting his reputation within the palace, in particular with the ladies of the court.
E 8
8. E 8
August 20, 2012
Two couples very much in love, but even time can erode at something once thought unbreakable.
E 7
7. E 7
August 13, 2012
Michitaka believes Yoshitaka relationship has gone stale and tries to help. Afterwards he needs some help with lady troubles of his own.
E 6
6. E 6
August 6, 2012
G1 Grand Prix in the Heian Capital, Teika's Room, and Heian card battle. Prepare for an intense non-stop episode.
E 5
5. E 5
July 30, 2012
Yoshiko, Yasuhide, and Narihira have grown to be great friends. Yasuhide is being sent to Mikawa and Narihira is leaving too. The three friends spend an evening together gazing at the stars.
E 4
4. E 4
July 23, 2012
Three poets, three different styles, each express their reason and why they write poetry.
E 3
3. E 3
July 16, 2012
If you visit her every night for 100 nights, she will be yours to marry. But her true dream lies at the palace.
E 2
2. E 2
July 9, 2012
Sadaakira became emperor at the age of 9 and for a time was served by Narihira, who attempted to teach him how to become a man.
E 1
1. E 1
July 2, 2012
Narihira is quite the ladies? man, but when the bride to be of emperor catches his eye, he begins to change. Yukihira, his oldest brother, was always the opposite when it came to love.
Description

Utakoi focuses on a Japanese traditional card game called Karuta, which features the "Hyakunin Isshu". The show Utakoi is told by a man named Fujiwara no Teika who had chosen these writings for this particular story as well as showcase some of the origins of these writings.

This show also focuses of the romantic stories from ancient Japan.

  • Premiere Date
    July 2, 2012