|“||If someone is born male, at least once in his life he'll dream of becoming the strongest man alive. Grappler, the martial artist who aims to be the strongest in the world!||„|
|~ Opening Message of the Anime|
Grappler Baki is a series and franchise revolving around its titular protagonist, Baki Hanma, and his eternal goal and struggle to become the very strongest of the world over a total of four installments. Much of the conflict is centered around Baki and his father, Yujiro Hanma, with Baki gaining true purpose in his motive with the murder of his mother in an earlier facet of the story; the tension reaches its climax with the series third installment, Son of Ogre, with father and son clashing for seemingly the final time. The series is currently in its fourth segment, Baki-Dou, with attention focused on the return of a legendary Japanese swordsman, Miyamoto Musashi.
Power of the Verse
Low Superhuman feats like concrete destruction and faster than elite athlete movements are the upperlimit for the majority of the characters.
Some of the higher level fighters are able to shake entire buildings with their aura alone, destroy the Statue of Liberty, break the sound barrier and stop an earthquake with a punch.
Supporters and Opponents of the Series
- Lina Shields
- Primaris Brian