Hi, I’m working on a short 4 episodes drama called Wagemon.
I’m aware that someone else has already claimed this drama, but I was really intrigued by this drama, I wanted to understand. I was totally clueless when I watched it raw. Thus, with the encouragement from a couple of friends, I tried to sub it. I’m subbing the whole episodes from scratch myself, without any reference to the other version. If anyone finds any similarity, it’s purely coincidence.
I have no intention at all to be disrespectful, so I will only release the subs here in my blog in hardsub. No softsubs will be posted for this drama, because I’m doing it purely for myself and a close circle of friends.
Broadcast: Saturday 21:00, 2022-Jan-08 to 2022-Jan-29
Screenwriter: Miyamura Yuko
Music: Mori Yuya
Narrator: Chris Peppler
Director: Bonkobara Makoto, Nagikawa Yoshiro
Nagasaki became an international city during the Edo period with many Westerners coming back and forth for trades. The interpreters, were a group of professionals needed for negotiations as well as to gather information.
In the 2nd year of Kaei (1849), a young man called Ijima Sota arrived at Nagasaki from Edo to pursue the mystery of his father’s disappearance. Sota, who has a great sense of curiosity, was studying English at a cram school and accidentally came across a secret of his father. He, with the help of his friends, decided to come with a plan to find out the truth.
- Nagase Ren as Ijima Sota
- Koike Teppei as Moriyama Einosuke
- Kubota Sayu as Tori
- Asaka Kodai as Ota Seijuro
- Trauden Toni as Michel
- Takashima Masahiro as Kozu Yusei
- Ishiguro Ken as Idotsushimanokami Satohiro
- Takeda Tetsuya as Suda Chikamasa