Haiyore! Nyaruko-san

Nyaruko: Crawling With Love!

What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Nyarko-san: Another Crawling Chaos, Haiyoru! Nyaruko-san
Japanese: 這いよれ!ニャル子さん
English: Nyaruko: Crawling With Love!
German: Nyarko-san: Another Crawling Chaos
French: Nyarko-san: Another Crawling Chaos
More titles


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 10, 2012 to Jun 26, 2012
Premiered: Spring 2012
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: NIS America, Inc.
Studios: Xebec
Source: Light novel
Genres: ComedyComedy, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: ParodyParody
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.991 (scored by 148911148,911 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #40342
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #627
Members: 346,787
Favorites: 1,301

Available At


Streaming Platforms

Ranked #4034Popularity #627Members 346,787
Add to List
Episodes: /12
* Your list is public by default.


Mahiro Yasaka is just an ordinary high school student, until one day he is suddenly attacked by a dangerous monster. Just when everything seems to be lost, he is saved by a silver-haired girl named Nyaruko, who claims to be the shape-shifting deity Nyarlathotep from horror author H. P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos, sent by the Space Defense Agency to Earth. She explains to Mahiro that the creature chasing him was an alien called Nightgaunt, who had planned on abducting and selling him as a slave.

After rescuing him from the alien, the Lovecraftian deity falls madly in love with Mahiro and forces herself into his household, much to his chagrin. Moreover, they are soon joined by two others from the fictional universe: Cthuko, a girl obsessed with Nyaruko, and Hasuta, a young boy easily mistaken for a beautiful female. Together, the three eccentric aliens protect Mahiro from the various extraterrestrial dangers that threaten both his and Earth's well-being, all the while making his life a living hell.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.

Episode Videos

Related Anime

Characters & Voice Actors

Kurei, Tamao

Ootsubo, Yuka

Yasaka, Yoriko

Hisakawa, Aya

Jistone, Luhy

Kouda, Mariko


Mikami, Shiori

Yoichi, Takehiko

Hatano, Wataru


Takashino, Shuuichi
Nagasawa, Tsuyoshi
Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Taiyou Iwaku Moeyo Chaos (太陽曰く燃えよカオス)" by Ushirokara Haiyoritai G

Ending Theme

1: "Zutto Be with you (ずっと Be with you)" by RAMM ni Haiyoru Nyaruko-san (eps 1-11)
2: "Magamagashiku mo Sei Naru kana (禍々しくも聖なるかな)" by Ushirokara Haiyoritai  (eps 12)

Jun 29, 2012
In an age where media is thriving and the economy is stagnating and slowing to a crawl there’s often the question of product quality versus a more cost-effective approach. This holds especially true for the anime industry where the bulk of the paying audience are exploitable and easy to profit from. There's a sizable amount of anime where a certain degree of integrity and quality is held over the potential of large sales numbers and, conversely, there are shows where quality is disregarded and instead replaced by a number of efficient pandering methods.

Unfortunately, Haiyore Nyaruko-san is one of the latter.

The anime takes place ...
Aug 6, 2013
I really don't get why this anime gets so many bad reviews. Actually, I do.

Haiyore! Nyaruko-san is the epitome of a plot-less anime, with the absence of "true" romance, conflicts, or any character goals. This makes Nyaruko-san very polar; you either love this kind of random comedy, or hate it. And I happen to love it. It is such a relaxing, fun anime to watch, something you can enjoy without having to focus too hard on picking up the details.

The core of the anime is based around light parody comedy, while throwing in a TON of references. This anime has so many references to ...
Jun 28, 2012
Comedy...it is very subjective, whether or not you consider a show to be funny or not simply depends on you, I think that mindset sums up Haiyore! Nyaruko-san perfectly.

This show is about a young high school boy (I know, I know) named Mahiro Yasaka, he lives an ordinary life until one day he is attacked by a demon and saved by a young alien girl by the name of Nyarlko. Afterwards she confesses her love for him and well we get a stereotypical "hijinks ensues" plot for the rest of the show. The main focus is Mahiro fending off Nyarlko's constant advances (which as kind ...

Interest Stacks

50 Entries · 315 Restacks


Recent News

New OVA of 'Haiyore! Nyaruko-san' Announced

New OVA of 'Haiyore! Nyaruko-san' Announced

A new OVA of the light novel Haiyore! Nyaruko-san, titled Haiyore! Nyaruko-san F, has been green-lit. The announcement came at Sunday's special event Saraba Nya...read more

North American Anime & Manga Releases for April

North American Anime & Manga Releases for April

North American Anime & Manga releases for April 2014 Week 1: April 1st - 7th Anime Releases Dragon Ball Z Season 3 Collection Blu-ray Ebiten Complete Collection ...read more

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Haiyore! Nyaruko-san Episode 8 Discussion ( 1 2 3 4 )
Yumekichi11 - May 28, 2012
165 repliesby akivn2023»»
May 7, 8:31 PM
Poll: Haiyore! Nyaruko-san Episode 6 Discussion ( 1 2 )
kuuderes_shadow - May 14, 2012
95 repliesby akivn2023»»
May 1, 7:47 AM
Poll: Haiyore! Nyaruko-san Episode 12 Discussion ( 1 2 3 4 )
kuuderes_shadow - Jun 25, 2012
158 repliesby StonksBruh»»
Apr 9, 9:11 PM
What's up with this anime?
DiabloMask - Oct 26, 2022
8 repliesby WiiOtaku»»
Jan 6, 10:34 PM
Poll: Haiyore! Nyaruko-san Episode 2 Discussion ( 1 2 3 4 )
kuuderes_shadow - Apr 16, 2012
151 repliesby White_Alice»»
Oct 22, 2022 12:54 AM

Recent Featured Articles

12 Sexy Anime Monster Girls: Hotter Than Human

12 Sexy Anime Monster Girls: Hotter Than Human

People come in all shapes and sizes. Short and tall, young and old, and sometimes with wings or a tail. Just because she's a monster girl, it doesn't mean she can't show you some love.

by NicWat10


Top 15 Best Anime Aliens: We Are Not Alone

Top 15 Best Anime Aliens: We Are Not Alone

This isn't Roswell and they aren't little green men, but anime is full of aliens who have come down from the stars above. Some are benevolent while others are malicious, and all will make the human race question their role in the universe.

by NicWat10


It’s time to ditch the text file.
Keep track of your anime easily by creating your own list.
Sign Up Login