Gyakkyō Burai Kaiji: Hakairoku-hen (逆境無頼カイジ 破戒録篇) is the adapted 26-episode anime television series based on second arc of the manga that premiered in April 5, 2011 and ran until September 27, 2011.


It has been several months after the 'Castle of Despair' has ended. Itou Kaiji, now much deeper in debt disappears completely from society. Even the loan shark Endou gives up on searching for Kaiji when he notices in the parking lot that the two cars on either side of his parked car has been brutally damaged by someone.


Episode List
No. Title Original airdate
1 "Hell on Earth"

"Chi no Goku" (地の獄)

April 6, 2011

2 "Cardinal Rule of Game"

"Shōbu no Tessoku" (勝負の鉄則)

April 13, 2011

3 "Piece of Luck"

"Kyōun no Kakera" (強運の欠片)

April 19, 2011

4 "Strikes Clues"

"Gyakushū no Itoguchi" (逆襲の糸口)

April 27, 2011

5 "Abuse and Perseverance"

"Gyakutai to Nintai" (虐待と忍耐)

May 4, 2011

6 "The Storm Arrives"

"Neppū no Tōrai" (熱風の到来)

May 11, 2011

7 "The Magic Dice"

"Mahō no Sai" (魔法の賽)

May 18, 2011

8 "Retribution"

"Ingaōhō" (因果応報)

May 25, 2011

9 "Applause, and then..."

"Kassai, Soshite..." (喝采、そして…)

June 1, 2011

10 "Last Gamble"

"Saigo no Bakuchi" (最後の博打)

June 8, 2011

11 "Sigh With Delight"

"Kanki to Tansei" (歓喜と嘆声)

June 15, 2011

12 "Heaven's Fall, Man's Fall"

"Haten Hakan" (破天・破漢)

June 21, 2011

13 "The Clue to Beating the Bog"

"Kōryaku no Itoguchi" (攻略の糸口)

June 29, 2011

14 "Summary"

"Sōshūhen" (総集編)

July 6, 2011

15 "All In Bluff"

"Koke no Isshin" (虚仮の一心)

July 13, 2011

16 "The Battle Begins"

"Kessen no Makuake" (決戦の幕開け)

July 20, 2011

17 "Futile Accomplishment"

"Fumō na Kantetsu" (不毛な貫徹)

July 27, 2011

18 "The Impassable Gate"

"Teppeki no Mon" (鉄壁の門)

August 3, 2011

19 "Trajectory of a Miracle"

"Kiseki no Kidō" (奇跡の軌道)

August 10, 2011

20 "The Difference in Destiny"

"Shukuun no Sa" (宿運の差)

August 17, 2011

21 "Secure Victory"

"Kakujitsu na Shōri" (確実な勝利)

August 24, 2011

22 "Money's Influence"

"Yukichi no Ikō" (諭吉の威光)

August 31, 2011

23 "Precarious Situation"

"Fūzen no Tomoshibi" (風前の灯火)

September 7, 2011

24 "Wondering Silver Balls"

"Haikai Suru Gin-dama" (徘徊する銀玉)

September 14, 2011

25 "Ensa's Tears"

"Ensa no Namida" (怨嗟の涙)

September 21, 2011

26 "A Future for Us..."

"Mirai wa bokura no..." (未来は僕らの…)

September 28, 2011


Volume Covers

Volume Box Covers

Production Artwork

Character Sheets


  • The character sheets used in Season 2 were later reused in The Slot Apocalypse Kaiji 3 pachinko machine.
    • Promotional images used for promoting the DVD Box volumes were also reused for the pachinko machine.

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