Ranked #4695


Alternative Titles

English: Happiness!
Japanese: はぴねす!


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2006 to Dec 22, 2006
Premiered: Fall 2006
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Delphi Sound
Licensors: Maiden Japan
Studios: Artland
Source: Visual novel
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.611 (scored by 10,604 users)
Ranked: #46952
Popularity: #1638
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Kamizaka Haruhi having been rescued when she was young by a mage, longed to be a mage herself, so she enrolled into a special school that allows regular and magic classes into two different sections. Together with her rival/best friend, Hiiragi Anri, they study magic together while she is searching for the boy that saved her years ago, to give him a Valentines' chocolate.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Watarase, Jun
Watarase, Jun
Yuimoto, Michiru
Yuimoto, Michiru
Kamisaka, Haruhi
Kamisaka, Haruhi
Sakakibara, Yui
Sakakibara, Yui
Hiiragi, Anri
Hiiragi, Anri
Naruse, Mia
Naruse, Mia
Kohinata, Yuuma
Kohinata, Yuuma
Ohara, Takashi
Ohara, Takashi


Nakano, Hideaki
Nakano, Hideaki
Episode Director, Key Animation
Konuta, Kenji
Konuta, Kenji
Egami, Kiyoshi
Egami, Kiyoshi
Sakakibara, Yui
Sakakibara, Yui
Theme Song Performance

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Opening Theme

"Happiness!" by Ayumi Murata

Ending Theme

"Magical★Generation" by Yui Sakakibara

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Jan 26, 2008
I will not start with my usual lines here, we're just gonna start with the review NOW! :-)

The story is about Kamizaka Haruhi, when she was young she was rescued by a boy who used magic. After being saved by him, she wanted to be a ''mage'' herself. She goes to a magical school with two sections, normal and magic classes. Haruhi comes at the top of her class and is seen as one of the best mages. Even though, she still wants to meet the boy who saved her when she was little. Later, she meets a boy named Yuma who hates magic and read more
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Mar 19, 2010
This series, I HAVE TO DECLARE: I stuck with it to write a review, and so I will write a shortcut way to watch this show at the bottom of this review. Some episodes in the middle were a bit unnecessary.

[Mood: light-medium, dull]
[Notable pickings: Magic: 7 l Comedy: 4 l Romance: 3 l Action: 4 l School life: 8 ]

Hmm the story eh? Ep 1- 2 were sort of intros, 3-7 were more of character-based, and ep8-12 were with a plot.

The storytelling method is really really dull at times. I especially only appreciated about 30% of the content in eps 3-7 on read more
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Oct 19, 2014
Once upon a time I had no idea what anime was aside from some films that mostly included works by Miyazaki. But then in the Fall of 2012 I stumbled onto some shows and got hooked. One of those shows was called Happiness!

I was still dodging the rocks of what anime was all about so the main source of interest that I had while watching this show was an intrigue to discover anime’s identity. That was enough to carry the show for me and I was able to watch it all the way through. I had no idea about the line between something of quality read more
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Jun 6, 2008
Story: 9

I really liked the whole idea that there is a school that is seperated into two devisions, magic and non magical. A lot of mysterieous events happen that are unexpected and there are twists and turns. While some things are quite obvious what the awnsers are, there are things that are less so.

Art: 10

The artwork is extremely detailed, expessully the costumes of the magic users. This detail helps to give each character their personality.

Sound: 8

There were way too many explouding noises and odd noises that weren't so much needed. There was also nothing that stood out to me.

Character: 10

The cast has a wide range read more
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