Ranked #4304

RDG: Red Data Girl

Alternative Titles

English: Red Data Girl
Japanese: RDG レッドデータガール


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2013 to Jun 20, 2013
Premiered: Spring 2013
Broadcast: Unknown
Source: Novel
Genres: Fantasy, Magic
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company


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Ranked: #43042
Popularity: #788
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A modern fantasy based on Japanese Shinto legends. Suzuhara Izumiko is a 15-year-old girl, who has been raised and protected in a shrine deep in the Kumano mountains. She is quite shy and destroys all the electric devices she touches. When she begins to think about going out of the mountains and moving to the city, her guardian Sagara Yukimasa recommends her to enter a high school in Tokyo and forces his son Miyuki to serve Izumiko for life. Miyuki and Izumiko repel each other but their relationship begins to change when a terrifying accident occurs on the school excursion. Izumiko learns her fate as the last representative (yorishiro) of a Himegami goddess and Miyuki learns of his duty as a guardian Yamabushi of Izumiko.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Sagara, Miyuki
Sagara, Miyuki
Uchiyama, Kouki
Uchiyama, Kouki
Suzuhara, Izumiko
Suzuhara, Izumiko
Hayami, Saori
Hayami, Saori
Souda, Masumi
Souda, Masumi
Kimura, Ryouhei
Kimura, Ryouhei
Wamiya, Satoru
Wamiya, Satoru
Kugimiya, Rie
Kugimiya, Rie


Shinohara, Toshiya
Shinohara, Toshiya
Wakabayashi, Kazuhiro
Wakabayashi, Kazuhiro
Sound Director
Jong, Heo
Jong, Heo
Episode Director, Storyboard
Hayami, Saori
Hayami, Saori
Theme Song Performance

More episodes Episodes(0/12)

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Opening Theme

"Small worldrop (スモルワールドロップ)" by Annabel (eps 1-2, 4-11)

Ending Theme

#1: "Yokan (予感)" by Masumi Itou (eps 1-2, 4-7, 9-12)
#2: "Yokan (Izumiko version) (予感 (泉水子バージョン))" by Izumiko Suzuhara (Saori Hayami) (eps 3, 8)

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Jun 8, 2013
Stories aren't always about narratives. Sometimes, we can discover more ideas by ourselves if we put our efforts through. And of course, discovery comes from experiences. For a certain shy and dull looking (I think she's cute though) girl according to her peers, she's about to experience some whole new changes in her life.

Her name is Izumiko Suzuhara, the Red Data Girl.

RDG: Red Data Girl is an anime series adapted from the light novel of the same name written by Noriko Ogiwara (The Good Witch of the West). Her talent of writing involves in the field of fantasy and supernatural so expect some of those read more
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Apr 29, 2013
I was really excited to try out this new anime this season. I saw its description on this website, and I thought "okay, that sounds really interesting. A romance between a goddess girl who can't touch electricity and her servant protector of sorts." I even liked the first episode and thought the main character could become one of my favourites eventually. My only complaint was that I couldn't make much sense of the anime. But I figured that they would end up explaining things eventually, as it's only a 12 episode anime. 7 episodes in, and I have no idea what the hell is going read more
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Jun 27, 2013
I'm supposed to be studying right now but whatever.

Okay, unlike the majority of the reviews, I actually liked Red Data Girl. It's surprising 'cause I'm easily influenced by the reviews here on MAL. Before I watch an anime or read a manga, I always check MAL and read the reviews so as to see if it the said anime/manga is worth it.

But before I read the reviews on RDG, I watched a few episodes of it. And well, I really liked it. I think the best factor that got me hooked into the anime was the art (and maybe Miyuki /shot xD) and also the read more
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Jun 8, 2013
RDG: Red Data Girl: Too Much Data And Not Enough Storage

I have to say that this might be the first time I'm genuinely disappointed with a P.A. Works anime. After creating some wildly successful series like Angel Beats and Another, I had reason to believe that P.A. Works could be developing into a strong production company. Unfortunately, I have to chalk RDG up as a dud in their repertoire. I thought with the plot that this series had, it had to the potential to be really good but fell flat in the two biggest aspects...it's story and it's characters.

The biggest problem with this series is read more
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Both Anime has an unknown presence
Very suspenseful, and mysterious
Similar character designs. 
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