Netflix’s official Japan Anime account revealed today that the anime The Way of the Househusband has been topping its streaming chart in Japan since the anime premiered its first part on the platform on April 8. Other television anime series on the charts right now include Tokyo Revengers. in third place, JUJUTSU KAISEN in fourth place, and My Hero Academia in sixth place.
As usual, the Korean drama Crash Landing on You is in fifth place, which, as far as this writer has seen, never left the top 10 since it premiered on Netflix in early 2020, and the newly released Korean drama Vincenzo. in second place. Vincenzo is published weekly as it is broadcast on television in South Korea. Crunchyroll previously reported that Fire Force and Rent-a-Girlfriend topped the Netflix viewing charts, as both television anime series were streaming in Japan.
The Way of the Househusband is an anime based on the manga of same name series written and illustrated by Kousuke Oono. Published in the online manga magazine Kurage Bunch since 2018, The Way of the Househusband follows a former yakuza boss who retires from crime to become a householder. The anime show is available on Netflix worldwide.