Ranked #5040


Alternative Titles

English: Meganebu!
Japanese: メガネブ!


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 7, 2013 to Dec 23, 2013
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company


Score: 6.461 (scored by 5,253 users)
Ranked: #50402
Popularity: #1673
Members: 19,174
Favorites: 43
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The story revolves around the daily misadventures of 5 glasses-wearing high school boys who are members of the "Glasses Club" and their antics resulting from their shared passion for eyewear, most especially, their ultimate goal to make functioning "X-ray glasses."

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Theme Song Performance
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Opening Theme

"World's End" by MUCC

Ending Theme

"Colorful World (カラフルワールド)" by Tomohisa Sako

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Dec 30, 2013 2:07 AM
Now, allow me to explain Meganebu! in a mildly-large nutshell: an under-budgeted club with an intense adoration for glasses try to complete their project of making X-Ray Glasses, all the while intensifying the love for glasses and getting the unfair School Council to boost their budget in order to make their project a success. Sounds short and simple, right?

*BZZZT* Wrong!

Meganebu! is a bit more than that. This twelve-episode joyride of an anime fuses five boys' love for glasses with a great amount of comedy, shenanigans, conflicts, X-Ray Glasses failures (Usually ending with explosions) and overall hilarity. I'm gonna go more in-depth here, so sit read more
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Dec 23, 2013 3:30 AM
NO MEGANE, NO LIFE. Sounds cheesy, but in this anime, it's awesome, so a very good anime has just ended, though the megane theme was very corny, I have to hand to Studio Deen for going around such cornyness. This was probably one of the most unique anime I've ever watched, ok time to present my ratings for each of this anime's category.

Good 7.

Story- Basically it has very simple theme, that has been exaggerated, however it's comedy genre without the sexual innuendo was very good.

Fair 6.

Art- I wish the guys would have wore their school's uniform, beside it kinda looks good on them, instead wearing read more
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Dec 28, 2013 2:38 AM
Overall: 9

Story: 7
It's a very simple story, and amazing all the more because of it.
But, being a simple story, it is difficult to keep it interesting. There were a few boring moments...
Yet, it's been a very heart-warming, funny anime to watch.
I hope we'll get a second season, with events that get deeper into the troubles and personalities of the characters, because that is what I felt was missing the most. But with a little of that sense of lightness that permeates this first season.
It touches everything, but remains superficial. It's this anime's virtue, but also its vice...

Art: 10
I simply loved it. Anatomy, colours, places...
It's indeed read more
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Oct 28, 2013 9:10 AM
Hey guys !
So I've to take a look at the upcoming animes at ANN, and I've found Meganebu. I read the summary and I wasn't really fond at the beginning, I had read the comments too before starting watching it and they were almost all negatives.
I was really thinkink about it, and after a long thinking I decided to go watch the first episode. Really, I never imagined a story like this one. It's just hilarious and ridiculous at the same time, but it's really awesome, at least for now.
As I'm a lover of OST's,I wasn't deceived at all, the OST is just perfect. read more
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