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Nazo no Kanojo X


Alternative Titles

English: Mysterious Girlfriend X
Synonyms: MGX
Japanese: 謎の彼女X

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 8, 2012 to Jul 1, 2012
Premiered: Spring 2012
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Source: Manga
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 7.401 (scored by 47,238 users)
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Ranked: #19302
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Popularity: #558
Members: 90,686
Favorites: 791
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Episodes: /13

Synopsis

Every girl is a mystery when you're a 16 year-old boy, but Mikoto Urabe is in another league. She carries scissors hidden in her stockings. She sleeps on her desk every day. She seems to have no friends whatsoever. But none of that can compare to what happens when Tsubaki Akira decides on a whim to taste a drop of her drool while Urabe sleeps.

From that moment onward, things between Urabe and Akira are never the same, and the mysterious girl slowly becomes Akira's mysterious girlfriend. Along with their friends Ueno Kouhei and Oka Ayuko, Akira and Uraba try and navigate the minefield of high school first romance-and all the strange things that happen along the way.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Urabe, Mikoto
Urabe, Mikoto
Main
Yoshitani, Ayako
Japanese
Yoshitani, Ayako
Tsubaki, Akira
Tsubaki, Akira
Main
Irino, Miyu
Japanese
Irino, Miyu
Oka, Ayuko
Oka, Ayuko
Supporting
Hirohashi, Ryou
Japanese
Hirohashi, Ryou
PE teacher
PE teacher
Supporting
Satou, Kensuke
Japanese
Satou, Kensuke

Staff

Watanabe, Ayumu
Watanabe, Ayumu
Director
Mima, Masafumi
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Yamauchi, Shigeyasu
Yamauchi, Shigeyasu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Mieno, Hitomi
Mieno, Hitomi
Script, Series Composition


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"Koi no Orchestra (恋のオーケストラ)" by Ayako Yoshitani

Edit Ending Theme

"Houkago no Yakusoku (放課後の約束)" by Ayako Yoshitani



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CynicalXperiment
Oct 30, 2015
On today’s episode of “Oh Anime, Why Do You Continue To Be As Uncomfortably Weird As Legally Possible?”, we have a supernatural high school romance ecchi show focusing on telekinetic saliva and possible aliens. That bit with the saliva seems to be the make or break factor when people decide to watch this anime or not. You can either take so much relationship building via drool (I never thought I’d type that sentence), or you can’t deal with the spit and flee to a different anime to watch. Or perhaps at that point you’ve had it with consistently weird shit and burn anything having to read more
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EpicG
Mar 24, 2013
Now, now, now. I've been informed that certain people think that Nazo no Kanojo is ecchi. I've also been informed that a lot of people think it's bad that it has some originality. Well, guess what? It ain't so. Not often will you find an anime which revolves around drool, and this one did a damn fine job in doing so. So, you think that people sharing drool is nasty? Well, guess what, it is. Oh, but you watched only the first episode of the anime and took upon yourself to be an arse and immediatelly toss it aside? Well, guess what, not all anime read more
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Athenry
Apr 26, 2014
It is safe to say that the core concept of which this anime is built on, the saliva mind meld, is pretty obscure, if not totally weird. However, although Nazo no Kanojo X goes to the absolute extremes of weirdness in some areas, it is perhaps the single most realistic in others.

So I'm not going to talk about the drool, that may be what drew me to Nazo no Kanojo X initially, but it is not what kept me watching, it is not the part that I love about this anime.

Most romance anime, especially school-based romance, are ludicrously unrealistic. We see the tsundere girl, the read more
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tazillo
Apr 22, 2012
Ah yes. Mysterious Girlfriend X. When I heard that the manga was getting an anime adaption, I looked forward to seeing other people's reactions to the synopsis almost as much as the show itself. Perhaps a fair few WTFs amongst viewers who've never read the manga?

The story is simple. Boy encounters transfer girl. Boy deliberately tastes girl's drool on a desk. Boy falls in love with girl after that. Um, yeah.
The drool. If there's anything in this series that would turn off those who watch it, it'll obviously be the various saliva-swapping scenes. Personally, I don't think it's that bad. If it helps, think read more
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