VIDEO: Learn to Play Karuta With "Chihayafuru" Cards

After selling millions of copies, Yuki Suetsugu's award-winning manga is credited with increasing popularity of poetry card game

Having sold over 10 millions copies, Yuki Suetsugu's award-winning Chihayafuru manga is credited with increasing the popularity of competetive karuta. To help more learn to play the poetry based card game, along with a release of volume 23, an introduction guide set is due on December 13. 


Supervised by Suetsugu and recommended by the All Japan Karuta Association, the illustrated guide and cards will have new players understand and remember the poetry featured on the cards, as well as learn winning strategies. 




Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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