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Inu x Boku SS


Alternative Titles

English: Inu X Boku Secret Service
Synonyms: Youko x Boku SS
Japanese: 妖狐×僕SS

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 13, 2012 to Mar 30, 2012
Premiered: Winter 2012
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: David Production
Source: Manga
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.701 (scored by 105,297 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #10532
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #186
Members: 206,321
Favorites: 2,335
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Ranked #1053Popularity #186Members 206,321
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Episodes: /12

Synopsis

Ririchiyo Shirakiin is the sheltered daughter of a renowned family. With her petite build and wealthy status, Ririchiyo has been a protected and dependent girl her entire life, but now she has decided to change all that. However, there is just one problem—the young girl has a sharp tongue she can't control, and terrible communication skills.

With some help from a childhood friend, Ririchiyo takes up residence in Maison de Ayakashi, a secluded high-security apartment complex that, as the unsociable 15-year-old soon discovers, is home to a host of bizarre individuals. Furthermore, their quirky personalities are not the strangest things about them: each inhabitant of the Maison de Ayakashi, including Ririchiyo, is actually half-human, half-youkai.

But Ririchiyo's troubles have only just begun. As a requirement of staying in her new home, she must be accompanied by a Secret Service agent. Ririchiyo's new partner, Soushi Miketsukami, is handsome, quiet... but ridiculously clingy and creepily submissive. With Soushi, her new supernatural neighbors, and the beginning of high school, Ririchiyo definitely seems to have a difficult path ahead of her.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

Inu x Boku SS was licensed by Sentai Filmworks for North America, while MVM Films licensed it for the United Kingdom. During April 2013, Hanabee Entertainment released the series on DVD and Blu-ray for Australia and New Zealand.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Miketsukami, Soushi
Miketsukami, Soushi
Main
Nakamura, Yuuichi
Japanese
Nakamura, Yuuichi
Shirakiin, Ririchiyo
Shirakiin, Ririchiyo
Main
Hidaka, Rina
Japanese
Hidaka, Rina
Roromiya, Karuta
Roromiya, Karuta
Supporting
Hanazawa, Kana
Japanese
Hanazawa, Kana
Natsume, Zange
Natsume, Zange
Supporting
Miyano, Mamoru
Japanese
Miyano, Mamoru

Staff

Tsuda, Naokatsu
Tsuda, Naokatsu
Director
Iida, Satoki
Iida, Satoki
Sound Director
Suzuki, Kenichi
Suzuki, Kenichi
Episode Director
Kuroyanagi, Toshimasa
Kuroyanagi, Toshimasa
Episode Director, Storyboard


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"Nirvana" by MUCC

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#1: "Nirvana" by MUCC (eps 1, 11-12)
#2: "Rakuen no Photograph (楽園のPhotograph)" by Soushi Miketsukami (Yuichi Nakamura) (eps 2, 9)
#3: "Kimi wa (君は)" by Ririchiyo Shirakiin (Rina Hidaka) (eps 3, 8)
#4: "one way" by Banri Watanuki (Takuya Eguchi) & Zange Natsume (Mamoru Miyano) (ep 4)
#5: "SM Hantei Forum (SM判定フォーラム)" by Kagerou Shoukiin (Tomokazu Sugita) (ep 5, 10)
#6: "sweets parade" by Karuta Roromiya (Kana Hanazawa) (ep 6)
#7: "Taiyou to Tsuki (太陽と月)" by Renshou Sorinozuka (Yoshimasa Hosoya) & Nobara Yukinokouji (Youko Hikasa) (ep 7)



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Jeffrey-sama
Apr 2, 2012
A teenage girl struggling with her interpersonal skills; a loyal man struggling with his intrapersonal skills. Inu x Boku SS tells of the tale involving these two troubled persons. Over time, it is inevitable that one will change depending on his/her surroundings. The influences that come from peers and others are undoubtedly strong. To be able to thrive in such environments, one must be able to filter these influences and only be changed by those which they feel will benefit them. In the end, it is always others that do the shaping; one cannot merely wish to be transformed and have it happen. Whether these read more
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Stellio
Mar 30, 2012
When this anime first started airing recently I was unsure what it was going to be about. At the end of finishing this series, I still am unsure what this series qualify as. Inu x boku was supposedly a comedy story incorporating some supernatural and mysterious themes. However, it seems like the director changed their mind during the middle of the series.

The main plot follows around a young woman named Ririchiyo. Basically, she's a very delicate person, so delicate and shy that she can barely express herself. In fact, to the point where she almost expresses the opposite of what she means every time. Thus, read more
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Ben-Deck
Aug 10, 2015
[b]Inu x Boku SS[/b]
To clarify i haven't read the manga and after i finished the anime i was reading comments that the story is a lot more different from the manga and i read a little about the manga and i agree is way too different, it has more of a tragic approach and the anime is more comedy, even in the serious parts something funny happens, but because i have just watched the anime and not the manga i liked the anime a lot, maybe because i laughed a lot and really enjoyed it.

[b][u]Story[/u][/b]
The story is about a girl (Ririchiyo, who in fact is read more
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SevenKnights
Mar 25, 2012
Does a very good job on sticking with the manga. Luckily the manga is ahead so for those like me who have read the manga way before the anime was released you know how things turn out and you can focus on the artwork and seeing your favorite characters in motion :3


Story: There really isn't a "story" per se. The manga is slowly picking up but as you can see from the first 11(?) episodes released currently it's mostly the main (what? 6-7 characters?) conversing with each other and little things between Ririchyo and Soushi. 7/10

Art: Very Nice. Nice style to it. 10/10

Sound: The OP read more
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