- Ensemble Dark Horse: Yajirou is easily the most popular of the brothers because of reasons.
- Germans Love David Hasselhoff: Many U.S. fans and critics considered this show one of the best anime of 2013. In Japan... a fan poll ranked it 29th out of the 36 Summer 2013 Anime.
- Les Yay: The only time Benten kisses Yasaburo is when he's taken on the shape of a girl.
- Moment of Awesome: Yajirou turning into a train, saving Yasaburo, and then crashing into the Friday Fellow's restaurant. And the fact that Yashirou orchestrated it.
- Tear Jerker: Episodes 7 and 8 in regards to Soichiro's final moments and the impact it had on various characters is pretty upsetting.
- Visual Effects of Awesome: The animation is beautiful and when paired with the rampant Scenery Porn it gives the show a majestic effect that complements the story.
YMMV / The Eccentric Family