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Eve no Jikan


Alternative Titles

English: Time of Eve
Synonyms: Eve's Time
Japanese: イヴの時間

Information

Type: ONA
Episodes: 6
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 1, 2008 to Sep 18, 2009
Producers: Directions, Code, Trick Block
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Rikka
Source: Original
Duration: 18 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 8.281 (scored by 44,123 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #2232
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #534
Members: 89,095
Favorites: 970
8.28
Ranked #223Popularity #534Members 89,095
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Episodes: /6

Synopsis

In Eve no Jikan, The Three Laws of Robotics are held above all else in a world where android housekeepers have become commonplace. Although they look human, they are treated the same as lesser technology such as toasters and alarm clocks. Not everyone feels this way, however. Android sympathizers, known as "android-holics," have been labelled as heretics and problematic members of society.

Rikuo Sakisaka was raised to believe and uphold society's tenets about androids, and is perfectly aware they are not human. Then one day, he finds abnormal data in his family android's activity logs. This leads him to a café that has only one rule that its clientele must follow: there must be no discrimination between humans and androids inside. Curiosity drives Rikuo to discover more about this strange place and its regulars, even though he has no desire to befriend machines.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Sammy
Sammy
Main
Tanaka, Rie
Japanese
Tanaka, Rie
Nagi
Nagi
Main
Satou, Rina
Japanese
Satou, Rina
Sakisaka, Rikuo
Sakisaka, Rikuo
Main
Fukuyama, Jun
Japanese
Fukuyama, Jun
Masaki, Masakazu
Masaki, Masakazu
Main
Nojima, Kenji
Japanese
Nojima, Kenji

Staff

Yoshiura, Yasuhiro
Yoshiura, Yasuhiro
Director, Original Creator, Screenplay
Tanaka, Rie
Tanaka, Rie
Theme Song Performance
Okada, Tohru
Okada, Tohru
Theme Song Arrangement, Theme Song Composition, Music
Chayama, Ryusuke
Chayama, Ryusuke
Animation Director, Character Design


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"Yasashii Jikan no Naka de (やさしい時間の中で)" by Tanaka Rie (Sammy)



More reviewsReviews

Ladholyman
Sep 20, 2009
Time of Eve is a rather peculiar show to review. For one thing, it is only six episodes long, clocking in at around 15 to 20 minutes each, but the finale extends for about 30 minutes. Usually, short anime are not able to properly convey the right combination of character development, plot, and conflict.

Time of Eve, however, does all that and more. I must say that it is probably the best science fiction anime since Planetes, and definitely worth your time.

Let's start with the art animation. Those familiar with Yasuhiro Yoshiura's previous works, such as Pale Cocoon and Aquatic Language, will find themselves quite at read more
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Qin
Oct 29, 2008
This is indeed a great show. After three episodes, I think it to be one of the 2008’s highlights. Eve no jikan is beautifully and atmospherically animated, with nice voices, interesting characters and relationships, and a developing plot. The story, which involved humans living with androids, wasn’t the most original in the world,but it didn’t make this anime any less attractive.

Eve no Jikan is directed by Yasuhiro Yoshiura, who is often compared to Makoto Shinkai in terms of how well his short animations look. This time in his latest work Eve no jikan, Yasuhiro Yoshiura once again proved his artistic talent. The read more
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TheLlama
May 3, 2010
Imagine a world where artificial intelligence exists in the form of robots, and, eventually, androids. They obey their master's every whim; helping out with chores at home, storing status of household members; everything dutifully and without hesitation. They are totally soulless; mere machines in the shape of humans.

Or are they?

What if these androids had a soul of their own? A feeling, curious mind capable of receiving sensations, learning them, recognizing them, adapting to them? That is the thought Eve no Jikan tries to bring forth, and boy, is it a provoking one! While not really permeating the series in a very visible manner, it does read more
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literaturenerd
Mar 8, 2015
Overview:

I've decided to treat myself and review something that doesn't suck! My coronary arteries requested me to take a break from reviewing anime that sends my blood pressure north of 200!
Today I look at Eve no Jikan, which is a very highly rated series here on MAL, although somewhat obscure.

Plot: 8/10

Eve no Jikan takes place in the near future, when humans are constantly being served by androids. These androids have not only developed complete artificial intelligence, but the ability to feel emotions just as complex as humans do. Despite the fact that these androids are fully human mentally with artificial bodies, they are treated like read more
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