One Off

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: わんおふ -one off-


Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 5, 2012 to Oct 7, 2012
Producers: Dentsu, TYO
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: TYO Animations
Source: Original
Genre: Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Themes: CGDCTCGDCT, IyashikeiIyashikei
Duration: 15 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.401 (scored by 60916,091 users)
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Ranked: #74462
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Popularity: #5176
Members: 16,909
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A slice of life of high school girls in the early summer. Shiozaki Haruno is a 17-year-old girl who loves her motor cycle, HONDA's Giorno. She lives in remote highlands and longs for a vivid life in a city.

Encounters with people staying at Haruno's parents' boardinghouse encourage her to step forward to her dream.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Satou, Junichi
Director, Storyboard, Original Creator
Kimiya, Shigeru
Wakabayashi, Kazuhiro
Sound Director
Haraguchi, Noboru
Sound Director


Opening Theme

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"Yakusoku no Basho" (約束の場所; Promised Place) " by ROUND TABLE featuring Nino

Ending Theme

"Memories" (メモリーズ)" by ROUND TABLE featuring Nino


Mar 6, 2013
One Off is one of those Anime that is ideal if someone has an hour of free time on their hands and is in the mood for a slow paced slice of life storyline that goes at a slower pace then some of the other slow paced storylines out there. The charm of this Anime is in the basic, simple nature of the animation and music that allows the viewer to feel relaxed while watching. Some of the down sides though is the plot isn't as fleshed out as it could be as well as the characters, but then this was an OVA designed for ...
Apr 13, 2023
Mixed Feelings
In 2011, Subaru got legendary anime studio Gainax to create a web anime called Wish Upon The Pleiades, which turned out to be a nice little gem successful enough to warrant its own TV series. Honda, having seen this, must have wanted a piece of the pie, so they got famous director Junichi Sato to create a similar anime for them: One Off.

It would be remiss to say that One Off wasn't inspired by Wish Upon The Pleiades. Aside from borrowing the idea of "cute girls teach us about life to sell vehicles", one of the characters in One Off has almost identical glasses and ...
Nov 14, 2012
I love Junichi Sato. I really do, despite the fact that I've only been exposed to a few of his works, and Tamayura happens to be my favorite. However...I can't believe I watched this piece of trash! It's a good thing it's only four fifteen-minute long episodes like the original Tamayura OVAs were, and whaddaya know! This is supposed to be a car advertisement, like how Hokago no Pleiades is! Ugh, I can't believe I wasted my time on this dumb OVA. It's such a shame, as this could have been a lot better, and the issues it tackled could have been handled more appropriately. ...

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Sato Junichi's OVA 'One Off' Announced

According to the official website, director Sato Junichi's new OVA "One off" was announced to be released this year. Car manufacturer HONDA has been cooperating more

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