Kirarin Revolution

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: きらりん☆レボリューション
English: Kirarin Revolution
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Type: TV
Episodes: 153
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 2006 to Mar 27, 2009
Premiered: Spring 2006
Broadcast: Fridays at 18:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Theme: ShowbizShowbiz
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.071 (scored by 1397213,972 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #38772
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3909
Members: 33,094
Favorites: 257


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Episodes: /153


Kirari Tsukishima, a gluttonous 14-year-old beauty, is a girl who does not care about idols and the entertainment world because her mind is occupied by food. Her obsession with food only causes her to be clueless about love.

One day, after saving a turtle that is stranded in a tree, Kirari meets with a handsome and gentle boy named Seiji, who gives her ticket to a SHIPS (a popular idol group) concert to show his gratitude for her saving his pet. Kirari then storms off to the concert and runs into another boy, who tears up her ticket and warns her to stay away from Seiji because she and Seiji live in different worlds. The outraged Kirari then sneaks into the concert, only to discover that Seiji and the boy who tore her ticket, named Hiroto, are actually members of SHIPS.

Finally understanding the meaning of "different worlds" (Seiji is a popular idol while she is an average middle school student), Kirari refuses to give up. Filled with determination to be with Seiji, she declares that she will also become an idol.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Characters & Voice Actors


Hatta, Shinsaku
Oozora, Masaki
Director, Storyboard
Chiba, Shigeru
Sound Director
Okazaki, Yukio
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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1: "Koi☆Kana (恋☆カナ)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 01-26)
2: "Balalaika (バラライカ)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 27-51)
3: "Happy (ハッピー☆彡)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 52-67)
4: "Hana wo Puun (はなをぷーん)" by Kira*Pika (eps 68-77)
5: "Chance! (チャンス!)" by Kirarin Revolution starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 78-102)
6: "Anataboshi (アナタボシ)" by Milky Way (eps 103-128)
7: "Taan Taan Taan! (タンタンターン!)" by Milky Way (eps 129-153)

Ending Theme

1: "SUGAO-flavor (Genuine Flavor)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 01-17)
2: "Ooki na Ai de Motenashite (大きな愛でもてなして)" by ℃-ute (eps 18-26)
3: "Mizuiro Melody (水色メロディ)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 27-38)
4: "Love Dayo☆Darling (Loveだよ☆ダーリン)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 39-51)
5: "Koi no Mahou wa Habibi no Bi! (恋の魔法はバビビのビ!)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 52-64)
6: "Hana wo Puun (はなをぷーん)" by Kira*Pika (eps 65-67)
7: "Futari wa NS (ふたりはNS)" by Kira*Pika (eps 68-77)
8: "Ramutara (ラムタラ)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 78-90)
9: "Olala" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 91-102)
10: "Sansan GOGO (サンサンGOGO)" by Milky Way (eps 103-115)
11: "Papancake (パパンケーキ)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 116-128)
12: "Gamusharara (ガムシャララ)" by Milky Way (eps 129-141)
13: "Happy☆Happy Sunday! (はぴ☆はぴ サンデー!)" by Kirari Tsukishima starring Koharu Kusumi (eps 142-152)


Mar 29, 2014
Preliminary (65/153 eps)
Story: 7
In the beginning I had an idea where the show was going and I pretty much nailed it on the head. The difference, however, lies in the execution. The series redelivers comedy, inspirational, heart-warming moments in many different ways, some of them pretty creative. If you're looking for any kind of realism look elsewhere. All the problems in the show are solved by Kirari giving a little to a lot of kindness and hard work over a day to a few weeks. The antagonists introduced in the show almost always end up having some personal circumstances that we discover ...
Aug 13, 2016
Mixed Feelings
I think the animators should know that their art begins to deteriorate after each big problem is overcame by Kirari. What is worse is that Kirari matures, which kind of loses the comedy as time goes by.

Story: (2) --Because it can only gets more realistic and not comedic
Art: (1) -- Must I say, a rectangle face shaped Kirarin suits the world of Minecraft rather than the anime world
Sound: (4) --I had some opening and ending songs I liked so I'd say this is a decent score I'll give
Character: (6) --Naa-san is a character that is way past worthiness to be worshipped.....
Enjoyment: (4) ...
May 17, 2017
Preliminary (118/153 eps)
*Before you decide to watch this anime, be informed that there is no Eng sub for the last episodes (116-153). I was able to finish this with French dub*

--In a hurry ? Read that important notice : Change of art style and seyuus in the middle of the series for CGI and younger seyuus. No story developpement. Don't waste your time.-- Exemple of the magnificent art style in the late episodes :

==Story== (2) : Kirarin☆Revolution is about a cute girl with a big heart and a beautiful smile. The story revolves around her idol career and the other characters that get in her ...

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