Carrot and Stick (アメとムチ, Ame to muchi) is the sixth episode of the Bakuman anime. It aired November 6, 2010.


With the appointment at Weekly Shonen Jack set up, the two take their first one-shot "The Two Earths" to Yueisha. There, they meet Hattori, who will become their editor.

When school resumes, Moritaka is in for a paralyzing surprise, while it's a lugh for Akito.


Differences from the MangaEdit

  • A scene where Mashiro and Takagi are talking about tomorrow is added.
  • A scene where Mashiro's mother and grandfather are talking together is added.
  • A flashback that shows Mashiro talking with his uncle is added.
  • Scenes of The Two Earth were added while Hattori was reading it for the second time.
  • A voice training scene with Miho was added.

Characters in Order of AppearanceEdit

Anime NavigationEdit

List of Episodes
Season 1
Dreams and Reality | Dumb and Smart | Parent and Child | Time and Key | Summer and Name | Carrot and Stick
Tears and Tears | Anxiety and Anticipation | Regrets and Understanding | 10 and 2 | Chocolate and NEXT!
Feast and Graduation | Early Results and the Real Deal | Battle and Copying | Debut and Impatience | Wall and Kiss
Braggart and Kindness | Jealousy and Love | Two and One | Cooperation and Condition | Literature and Music
Solidarity and Breakdown | Tuesday and Friday | Call and Eve | Yes and No
Season 2
Silence and Party | Anthology and Photograph Collection | Window and Snow | Support and Patience
Joke and News | Disease and Drive | Life-and-Death and Standstill | Recall and Call | Resumption and Low Rank
Gag and Serious | Manga and Youth | Experience and Data | Alliance and Classmates | Distrust and Trust | Monkeys and Marriage | Prince and Savior | Special Relationship and Hometown | Complaint and Roar | Fate and Star | Love and Rejection | Selfishness and Advice | Hint and Best | Winning and Losing | Imagination and Presentation | Votes and Charts
Season 3
Tenacity and Determination | Every Night and Unite | Last and Cipher | Margin and Pitfall | Step and Watch | Punch and Independence | Commemorative Photo and Classroom | Aims and Assessment | Confidence and Resolve | Consideration and Provocation | Impatience and Return | Zeal and Annihilation | Imitation and Unconsciousness | Continuity and Obstruction | Cover and Center | Final Chapter & Comment | Zombies & Demons | Weekly & Monthly | Slow & All at Once | Breather & Party | Hot Springs & Confirmation of Intention | Correction And Declaration | Mic & Script | The Way It Is & The Way It Will End | Dreams & Reality
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