Anime: Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman
Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman (幕末義人伝 浪漫?) is a Japanese anime television series created by studio TMS Entertainment
, based on the CR Ginroku Gijinden Roman pachinko game, with original character designs by Lupin III creator Monkey Punch
. In the fantasy historical story, the main character is a "helper" named Manjirou by day and a phantom thief "retriever" named Roman by night. Roman steals back people's precious items that were unfairly taken from them.