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Kuragehime

Kuragehime

Alternative Titles

English: Princess Jellyfish
Japanese: 海月姫

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 11
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 15, 2010 to Dec 31, 2010
Genres: Comedy, Josei
Duration: 22 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 8.291 (scored by 33657 users)
Ranked: #2182
Popularity: #416
Members: 60,131
Favorites: 1,450
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

Amamizukan is an apartment complex where no boys are allowed. Kurashita Tsukimi, a girl who adores jellyfish, lives there happily with her friends who all have nerdy obsessions of their own. Their peaceful lives gradually start to change when a beautiful woman helps Tsukimi out of a pinch.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Kuragehime
Side story: Kuragehime Specials
Other: Kuragehime: Soreike! Amars Tankentai

Characters & Voice Actors

Koibuchi, Kuranosuke
Koibuchi, Kuranosuke
Main
Saiga, Mitsuki
Japanese
Saiga, Mitsuki
Grelle, Josh
English
Grelle, Josh
...
Kurashita, Tsukimi
Kurashita, Tsukimi
Main
Hanazawa, Kana
Japanese
Hanazawa, Kana
Whitehead, Maxey
English
Whitehead, Maxey
...
Jiji
Jiji
Supporting
Noto, Mamiko
Japanese
Noto, Mamiko
Clark, Leah
English
Clark, Leah
...
Chieko
Chieko
Supporting
Saito, Kimiko
Japanese
Saito, Kimiko
Cranz, Cynthia
English
Cranz, Cynthia
...

Staff

Omori, Takahiro
Director, Sound Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Huber, Chuck
Script
Machida, Touko
Script
Wakabayashi, Atsushi
Storyboard



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Nov 8, 2010
Droppling
Alright, I admit it. I was skeptical at first when I heard of this anime, since I've seen all sorts of gender bender plots. Besides, "Jellyfish Princess"? What kind of title is that?

But don't be deceived by first impressions. True to its roots, this anime is focused at a more mature audience then typical animes; that's why it's the josei genre. It relates to many aspects of "fandoms". Trains, Japanese culture, fashion, politics, and much more. Many of the characters are attractive, not by their looks, but by their personalities, and how their individual fandoms relate to them. This not only gives a charm in read more
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Apr 21, 2013
HybridMedia
When looking into this anime, it’s like looking into an anime version of a fairy tale, which sort of involves a princess or a princess-like character and also a fairy godmother-like character, but unlike a fairy tale (or at least, any fairy tale that’s been infected by Disney sooner or later), this one is going to be sugarcoated, especially when dealing with the stages of being awkward around different people and the way you act around them.

Amamizu-kan, an old boarding house in Tokyo, is the home of The Sisterhood – a group of otaku women of various stripes who shun The Stylish and men in read more
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Recommendations

Main character is an ugly girl that is made better by a superior man. Also, crossdressing.
A light-hearted circus-like genderbender with some substance.
reportRecommended by Welyn - Add to favorites

Opening Theme

"Koko Dake no Hanashi (ここだけの話)" by Chatmonchy

Ending Theme

"Kimi no Kirei ni Kizuite Okure (きみのきれいに気づいておくれ)" by Sambomaster

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