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To LOVE-Ru

To LOVE-Ru

Alternative Titles

English: To-LOVE-Ru
Synonyms: To Love You, ToLoveRu, ToLoveRu Trouble, To-Rabu-Ru, ToRaBuRu
Japanese: To LOVEる -とらぶる-

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2008 to Sep 26, 2008
Producers: Xebec, TBS, Sentai FilmworksL
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.461 (scored by 61007 users)
Ranked: #15542
Popularity: #133
Members: 106,721
Favorites: 1,301
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Popular Tags

bishojo comedy ecchi romance

Synopsis

The story is about Rito Yuuki, a high-school boy who cannot confess to the girl of his dreams, Haruna Sairenji. One day when coming home and sulking in the bath-tub a mysterious, nude girl, appears out of nowhere. Her name is Lala and she comes from the planet Deviluke, where she is the heir to the throne. Her father wants her to return to her home planet so she can marry one of the husband candidates, but she decides that she wants to marry Rito in order to stay on Earth.

Related Anime

Adaptation: To LOVE-Ru
Sequel: To LOVE-Ru OVA

Characters & Voice Actors

Deviluke, Lala Satalin
Deviluke, Lala Satalin
Main
Tomatsu, Haruka
Japanese
Tomatsu, Haruka
Jeong, Mi Sook
Korean
Jeong, Mi Sook
Sairenji, Haruna
Sairenji, Haruna
Main
Yahagi, Sayuri
Japanese
Yahagi, Sayuri
Park, Seon Yeong
Korean
Park, Seon Yeong
Yuuki, Rito
Yuuki, Rito
Main
Watanabe, Akeno
Japanese
Watanabe, Akeno
Son, Won Il
Korean
Son, Won Il
Konjiki no Yami
Konjiki no Yami
Supporting
Fukuen, Misato
Japanese
Fukuen, Misato
So, Yeon
Korean
So, Yeon

Staff

Kato, Takao
Director, Storyboard
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Enomoto, Akihiro
Episode Director, Storyboard
Ootsuki, Atsushi
Episode Director



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Nov 8, 2008
Hayamin
Story: Pretty much all filler. Each episode stands alone except the ending and they don't really play off of each other. The series strays way too far from the Manga and doesn't explore the main parts where you see many characters develop themselves. I understand that the Manga has stories that end in one chapter and expansion is necessary to make the Anime but they could've handled it better. A similar style to the beginning of Full Metal Panic Fumoffu would've been cool where there were two stories split between an episode. Since chapters for To-Love-Ru are short, that would've been a great direction for read more
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Mar 7, 2010
anime_n00b
Well.. Where do I start.. Hmmmm

Well I watched this series due to a suggestion in the recommendations of Rosario + Vampire.. Although the shows are both somewhat similar.. I expected a bit more out of the series.

Let me start with this.. there are to me.. two seasons to this series basically..and the second series starts somewhere around episode 14.. but.. too be quite honest in my opinion.. Episodes 18-24 are basically OVAs that are stuffed in.. I mean.. There is the story of Kyoto the Fire Girl..a entire episode about a show Lala and Rito watch on television.. which had absolutely nothing to do with read more
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Recommendations

Both are pure service anime made for your amusement. Yes, there is harem as well as overly jiggly boobs. If you liked Rosario+Vampire, then you'll love Tu-LOVE-Ru, or otherwise. The female lead role both have lovely pink hair.
-Both shows has a alien girl who loves the male protaganist
-Alot of comedy, parody, and development of romance
-To Love-Ru contains abit more fanservice then Haiyore! Nyaruko-san

Opening Theme

"forever we can make it!" by THYME

Ending Theme

#1: "Lucky Tune (ラッキーチューン)" by Anna (BON-BON BLANCO) (eps 1-13, 26)
#2: "kiss no Yukue (kissの行方)" by Anna (eps 14-25)

Recent News

New OVA Series of To Love-ru Announced ( 1 2 )
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24 replies by elasalle »»
10-10-10, 12:51 AM

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: To-LOVE-Ru Episode 17 Discussion ( 1 2 3 )
Kiseki
43 replies by snowboix »»
04-13-14, 12:04 PM
to love ru and to love ru darkness and motto to love ru related?
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2 replies by yoyoiamdope »»
03-24-14, 4:28 PM

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