Ranked #1938
Mashiro-iro Symphony: The Color of Lovers

Mashiro-iro Symphony: The Color of Lovers

Alternative Titles

English: Mashiroiro Symphony
Synonyms: Mashiro-iro Symphony: Love Is Pure White, Mashiroiro Symphony: The Color of Lovers, Pure White Symphony
Japanese: ましろ色シンフォニー -The color of lovers-

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 2011 to Dec 21, 2011
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.371 (scored by 31670 users)
Ranked: #19382
Popularity: #677
Members: 57,951
Favorites: 271
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Synopsis

When boys suddenly get into places where they've never been allowed before, some girls tend to get upset. So when the decision is made to merge the elite Yuihime Girls' Private Academy and the coeducational Kagamidai Private Academy, everyone wants to take extra care in avoiding trouble while bringing the two Privates together. Therefore, rather than just bringing the Kagamidai boys into the Yuihime girls' school all at once, a plan is concocted in which a group of test males will be inserted into the Girls' Private Academy first.

Thus, poor young Shingo finds himself being thrown as a sacrificial lamb to the lionesses of Yuihime, who aren't exactly waiting for him with open arms. Will Shingo manage to survive the estrogen soaked death pit that is Yuihime? Can the girls learn to be more receptive to the boys? And just how long until something involving panties will cause emotions to flare, sparks to fly and the battle of the sexes to explode?

(Source: Sentai Filmworks, edited)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Amaha, Miu
Amaha, Miu
Main
Rikimaru, Noriko
Japanese
Rikimaru, Noriko
Sena, Airi
Sena, Airi
Main
Ono, Ryouko
Japanese
Ono, Ryouko
Inui, Sana
Inui, Sana
Main
Yoshida, Mayumi
Japanese
Yoshida, Mayumi
Uryuu, Sakuno
Uryuu, Sakuno
Main
Gotou, Mai
Japanese
Gotou, Mai

Staff

Suganuma, Eiji
Suganuma, Eiji
Director
Deai, Otomi
Deai, Otomi
Episode Director, Storyboard
Mochizuki, Tomomi
Mochizuki, Tomomi
Storyboard
ChouCho
ChouCho
Theme Song Performance

More episodes Episodes(0/12)

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Opening Theme

"Authentic symphony" by Choucho

Ending Theme

"Suisai Candy (水彩キャンディー)" by marble



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DoomTheWiseWolf
Feb 24, 2013 4:36 PM
Once upon a time, I was browsing through My Anime List, looking for a new anime to watch. That's when I found Mashiroiro Symphony. From the look of it, I guessed that it was based off of a visual novel. I've been a big fan of visual novels being turned into animes, I guess that's why I liked A Bridge to the Starry Skies, The Rose Madder Colored Hills, etc. So, I decided to try it. I didn't expect to find such a masterpiece.

So, story wise, nothing fancy. It's your typical harem anime that starts out with a boy coincidentally meeting what appears to be read more
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SnowmanU
Oct 13, 2011 10:57 AM
I have to say I was totally captivated the whole first episode. This is a series I have been looking forward to but it really surprised me and I can't wait for more.
The character design is gorgeous. Lots of detail and accessories without looking cluttered. I overall really enjoyed the art, the atmosphere really caught me. Loved Sakuno:3 just adorable and actually want to learn more about all the other characters. Especially Sana and Miu. But hope it doesn't start into the usuall "Tsun for laughs, highshool rom/com" with some development squeezed in. Could see it going almost a Clannad S1 direction which would read more
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daemonblade1229
Nov 12, 2011 4:35 PM
Mashiro Symphony: The Blandness of Half-Ass Ville

I've watched 2 episodes of the anime. That was all I could muster before I just couldn't watch anymore. This is a preliminary review, based on what I've seen so far, and experienced based conjecture as to where it's gonna go.

The best way to describe this is with one word: bland.

Bland, bland, bland.

Characters are extremely one dimensional. Any attempts to make them interesting or have the audience invest are cursory at best. This is especially true for the main character. He has no quirks, no eccentricities, no emotional palette. He has 3 emotions: smiling contentment, thoughtfully unsettled, read more
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FUNBUMGUM
Nov 23, 2014 11:43 AM
When I first took a look into Mashiro-iro Symphony I never thought it would drag me in as much as it did. It took hold of my attention when I was watching, and didn't let go of me until I got though the whole anime; and yes I did marathon the anime for me it was that good.
I've always been a fan of romance animes, they're what I go to when I need an uplifting story or a sad one; this anime does it that bill of being one of read more
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Recommendations

Anime: Hoshizora e Kakaru Hashi
Similarty checklist:

Both has the same school, harem and romance genre, with a little bit ecchi, checked.

Both main male charaters have a dude who serves as their bro, checked.

Both male lead have met the female lead prior to being their classmate in school, checked.

Both also features a high school senior who is frendly with the male lead, checked.

Both male leads were living with their sibling, checked.

Both male lead begun their school year with a rocky start, checked.

Disimilarty checklist:

In HKH the main bitch is the female lead's friend, while in MS  read more 
reportRecommended by Nasty001
Anime: Yosuga no Sora: In Solitude, Where We Are Least Alone.
just when you though the main character will like this person, it changes to the other, but yosuga transfer in many direction of relationship.  
reportRecommended by pakin
Anime: Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka
These series have quite a few simularities. First of, there is the young male who lives with his younger sister. He ends up helping out a female and the next day meets her at school, only to find out that she has another side to her personality. There is also a color theme. 
reportRecommended by Yemi_Hikari
Anime: Shuffle!
More then one girl is in love with the male guy.
Male ends up with the unexpected girl.
Very similar,
Tells each side of the girls stories. 
reportRecommended by Raven-Luna
Anime: Clannad
The little sister of the main character from Mashiroiro is similar to Furukawa Nagisa from Clannad. They both appears to be weak but works hard and are very resilient, not to mention cute.

The original soundtracks from both the series are very alike.

The atmosphere at the school is quite the same too.

Both are originated from Visual Novel.

The calm and smooth going plot of both anime are very appealing to watch. 
reportRecommended by 90DualElites
Anime: Fortune Arterial: Akai Yakusoku
Both anime has very similar heartwarming atmosphere and story.
If you like Mashiro-iro Symphony then you can also like Fortune Arterial.
 
reportRecommended by Tsukeru-kun

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