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White Album 2

White Album 2

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: WHITE ALBUM2, WA2
Japanese: ホワイトアルバム2


Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2013 to Dec 29, 2013
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company


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Popularity: #956
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Fall, when graduation is only half a year away.

Haruki Kitahara, the final member of the light music club that dissolved, plays his guitar by the window after school in preparation for the school festival. It was the one and only adventure of a good student who spent two diligent years on his studies.

But when a flowing piano melody and a voice as a clear as bell harmonize with his guitar… He goes from being alone, to being two, then three in the light music club, as the semester he dreamed of, no, hoped for, began.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: White Album 2: Yuki ga Tsumugu Senritsu, White Album 2
Other: White Album

Characters & Voice Actors

Kitahara, Haruki
Kitahara, Haruki
Mizushima, Takahiro
Mizushima, Takahiro
Ogiso, Setsuna
Ogiso, Setsuna
Yonezawa, Madoka
Yonezawa, Madoka
Touma, Kazusa
Touma, Kazusa
Nabatame, Hitomi
Nabatame, Hitomi
Hayasaka, Chikashi
Hayasaka, Chikashi
Sugiyama, Noriaki
Sugiyama, Noriaki


Ando, Masaomi
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Uehara, Rena
Theme Song Performance
Yonezawa, Madoka
Theme Song Performance, Inserted Song Performance

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Jul 18, 2014
It didn't take much to get me interested in this title. I saw "high school" and "music" and I was sucked in. I HAD to watch White Album 2. It wasn't until later that I found out this was also a love triangle anime. White Album 2 is one of those shows that manages to achieve a balance between its multiple elements without losing focus of its main objective. The story and characters of White Album 2 are unrelated to the first White Album anime (which I've heard, by all accounts, is mediocre). The show is based off of the "Introductory Chapter" of the visual read more
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Dec 28, 2013
Visual novel adaptations have always had a notorious reputation in anime communities. Whether it be issues with pacing, narration, or some nonlinear route structure, these adaptations suffer from a variety of heated complaints from fans of the original source material, sometimes even as to have their very existence denied.

Thankfully, White Album 2 is not one of those adaptations.

Adapted from the ~introductory chapter~ segment of the bestselling Leaf visual novel of the same name, White Album 2 (henceforth referred to as “WA2”) manages to retain a lot of the strengths of the source material while approaching it in a different, but appropriate, fashion. It is important read more
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Series the contain love triangle relationship between the male lead and main female characters. The two shows are strikingly similar in their mature portrayal of relationship development. Characters make decisions in a realistic way, even though these decisions may seem despicable and may end up hurting other people.
What do you get when two girls fall in live with the same guy? School Days is fairly similar to White Album 2 with the only major difference being that the main characters of WA2 prefers running away from their problems. But WA2 does not take it too extreme like what School Days did.

Opening Theme

"Todokanai Koi '13' (届かない 恋 '13')" by Rena Uehara

Ending Theme

#1: "White Album (ホワイトアルバム)" by Madoka Yonezawa (ep 1)
#2: "closing '13" by Uehara Rena (ep 2)
#3: "Sayonara no Koto (さよならのこと)" by Rena Uehara (eps 3-6, 8-10)
#4: "After All ~Tsuzuru Omoi~ '13 (After All ~綴る想い~ '13)" by Rena Uehara (ep 11)
#5: "Twinkle Snow '13" by Akari Tsuda (ep 12)
#6: "Todokanai Koi (届かない恋)" by Madoka Yonezawa (ep 13)

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