Ranked #7381
First Kiss Monogatari

First Kiss Monogatari

Alternative Titles

English: First Kiss Story
Japanese: ファーストKiss☆物語


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 14, 2000
Producers: Broccoli
Genres: Drama, Romance
Duration: 29 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company


Score: 5.311 (scored by 869 users)
Ranked: #73812
Popularity: #4632
Members: 1,655
Favorites: 2
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

My Info

Popular Tags

drama romance


Kana's having trouble studying for her college entrance exams, and the way her older boyfriend is all but ignoring her isn't helping the matter. It all changes when she meets Shogo, a new teacher at her school and a relative of her father... one that's moving into her house!

Characters & Voice Actors

Orikura, Kana
Orikura, Kana
Yanase, Natsumi
Yanase, Natsumi


Fukumoto, Kan
Suginami, Daifuku
Key Animation
Key Animation

Write a review | More reviewsReviews

Jun 6, 2008
Before I begin, you can probably tell from the scores, but I have nothing good to say about this anime. Keep reading if you would like more detail on what I thought was bad about it.

Very simple romance story. Couple love each other (5%), relationship strained by circumstances(90%), guess the end(5%). (Percentages are of estimated time used)
Of course, even a simple story can be made entertaining in the right circumstances.......but that doesn't apply here.

The art is a bit dated, but along with the sound, it mostly does it's job, except, I'm not sure if it was the character art, the voice-acting, or a combination of read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful
Feb 10, 2008
This story was fairly average, the art and sound are nothing spectacular but are pretty decent for an ova created 8 years ago. While watching this ova, the first part kind of dragged on while the end just felt rushed. It could have been a lot better if there was more depth to the characters or if there had been a true conflict, but the little conflict that there was was just brushed off and never really allowed to develop. Granted, there are time constraints in an OVA, but I was still expecting...something.

Bottom line: If you want to see some fluffy, feel-good story, read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful


Both: losing love as a character goes to university. Miscommunication. Bad boyfriends. And a typical 'happy' ending.

Warning: Tokyo Daigaku is certainly much more ecchi/ero than First Kiss Monogatari.

Opening Theme

No opening themes found, add themes.

Ending Theme

No ending themes found, add themes.

Recent News

No posts for this board were found

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: First Kiss Monogatari Episode 1 Discussion
0 replies by lanblade »»
04-30-13, 10:37 PM
0 replies by Lilly1x »»
02-10-09, 6:00 AM

Fansubbing Groups

Which fansubbers do you like the best? Click + to approve of their subs for this show. Click - if you don't think they did such a great job.
Ishin-Anime [Ishin-Anime] (Arabic) 1 of 1 users approve
Anime Coalition [AC, AnimeCo]
Ishin Digital Anime [Ishin] (Arabic)
Kotori Project [KP] (French)

Related Clubs

Romantic-Love Club, EVERYONE WELCOME!, Anime and Manga Romance Club

See All | My FriendsRecently Watched By

Advertising     FAQ     About     Contact     Terms     Privacy