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Mangirl!


Alternative Titles

Japanese: まんがーる!

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 3, 2013 to Mar 28, 2013
Premiered: Winter 2013
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Doga Kobo
Source: Manga
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.071 (scored by 7,819 users)
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Ranked: #62752
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2033
Members: 17,512
Favorites: 12
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Episodes: /13

Synopsis

"We're going to launch a manga magazine!"

A team of girls with zero experience in manga editing are off and running toward their dream of creating the biggest manga magazine in Japan! They seem to do nothing but run into problems and failures... But still they're working hard every day!

(Source: Crunchyroll)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Nishijima, Ringo
Nishijima, Ringo
Main
Ohashi, Ayaka
Japanese
Ohashi, Ayaka
Torii, Aki
Torii, Aki
Main
Komagata, Yuri
Japanese
Komagata, Yuri
Sasayama, Hana
Sasayama, Hana
Main
Miyamoto, Kanako
Japanese
Miyamoto, Kanako
Haraki, Tsugumi
Haraki, Tsugumi
Main
Otaka, Moemi
Japanese
Otaka, Moemi

Staff

Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Sound Director
Yoshida, Reiko
Yoshida, Reiko
Script
Yokotani, Masahiro
Yokotani, Masahiro
Script
Ohashi, Ayaka
Ohashi, Ayaka
Theme Song Performance


Edit Opening Theme

"girl meets DEADLINE" by M@N☆GIRL! (Kanako Miyamoto, Yuri Komagata, Moemi Otaka, Ayaka Ohashi) (eps 1-12)

Edit Ending Theme

"Mainichi☆Mangirl! (毎日☆まんがーる!)" by M@N☆GIRL! (Kanako Miyamoto, Yuri Komagata, Moemi Otaka, Ayaka Ohashi) (ep 13)



More reviewsReviews

Xybirk
Mar 21, 2013
No. Mangirl has nothing to do with hermaphrodites. I’m assuming the title is the only reason you even checked this anime out, so might as well get that out of the way first.

A part of me feels that the studio who adapted Mangirl wanted to make something good. But they were screwed over by the company, who didn't have very high expectations for it, by only giving them 3 minutes per episode. I can't say I totally blame them though, because even when you don’t put its pitifully short air time into consideration, the concept itself of this anime has a number of flaws that read more
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KaiserLos24
Feb 27, 2013
The first thing that caught my attention about this anime is-- how ridiculously short it is. 3 minutes? That's pretty short.

But that aside, it's a pretty decent slice-of-life/comedy anime.

The set of characters are somewhat cliche, and the plot is pretty straightforward. There is no back-story of some sort. I mean, how did Hana and Aki become friends? What inspired them to create manga?

And some tsundere-type girl just appears out of nowhere in one episode.

The art is pretty good, and the animation is fairly smooth.

I admit, I did enjoy it. But it'd be a much better series if the plot was given read more
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JerichoxBarrons
Apr 6, 2013
This anime began airing in the Winter of 2013, and is thirteen episodes long. I generally don't watch anime that are under the standard 24 minutes long, but this one caught my eye even though it was just five minutes long. It was produced by Dogakobo and Earth Star Entertainment, who have also done Natsuyuki Rendezvous, the currently airing Majestic Prince, and Seiken no Blacksmith, which are all pretty good anime that I've seen.

I found the characters to be refreshing, and easy to relate to. The head editor was completely crazy, while the one with glasses seemed normal (most of the time). The comedy read more
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CellieKitty
Apr 23, 2013
Story - It doesn't have much of a clear plot, though that could be due to the episodes only being three minutes. I'd prefer things be explained a bit more so that it doesn't seem as completely random as it seemed to me.

Art - Pretty average. Nothing particularly unique about it.

Sound - Average.

Character - One thing I have to point out, is just how much Ringo looks like Ichigo Hoshimiya from Aikatsu. This is possibly coincidental, but who knows. The characters are a bit on the plain side, having seemingly no quirks I haven't seen before.

Enjoyment - Despite what I've said about the art, story, read more
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