Kanon (2006)


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Synonyms: Kanon Remake, Kanon 2006
Japanese: カノン (2006)
English: Kanon
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Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2006 to Mar 16, 2007
Premiered: Fall 2006
Broadcast: Fridays at 01:00 (JST)
Producers: Pony Canyon, TBS, Movic
Licensors: ADV Films, Funimation
Studios: Kyoto Animation
Source: Visual novel
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance, SupernaturalSupernatural
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.951 (scored by 134929134,929 users)
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Ranked: #6682
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #859
Members: 266,895
Favorites: 4,371

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As a young child, Aizawa Yuuichi had often visited his cousin in the city; however, something drastic happened to keep him away for seven long years. Now, Yuuichi returns, his memories of those days are simply gone.

Settling into the wintry town, Yuuichi comes across several young girls, all of whom are connected to his past. As he befriends them and continues to interact with them, the long forgotten memories from his childhood begin to resurface...

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ishihara, Tatsuya
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Tsuruoka, Youta
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Opening Theme

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"Last Regrets" by Key & Ayana

Ending Theme

"Kaze no Tadori Tsuku Basho" by Ayana


Feb 13, 2023
I never thought an anime would come close in rivaling Clannad for me, in terms of pure character drama and emotional value, but Kanon managed to do that. I'm man enough to admit this got me more than twice, which is a feat that only four other anime can claim, Your Lie in April, Anohana, Clannad AS, and Assassination Classroom. Media that can make the viewer emote along with the characters is no easy task, and this series managed to rope me in this time.

The way the story is weaved together I love, while I absolutely love Clannad, I will admit I would have liked ...
Nov 9, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Forgotten memories and a whole lot of tragedy. I'm really unsure what to make of Kanon. While watching I was never bored, as a matter of fact I was very invested in the story (at least past episode 10, the first 10 episodes are very slow). It isn't quite the tear jerker that some make it out to be and like some of the bad reviews have said it tries to emotionally manipulate the viewer almost exactly like some of the other works by Key. But I can't deny that Kanon brings a heartwarming, melancholy feeling that can really put one at ease. Kanon isn't ...
Feb 22, 2021
* zero spoiler * but at the end of my review a MAXI spoil + my personal alternative ending ...
( sorry, English isn't my first language, I tried my best )

Kanon notation first part solid 8 and then fall fall fall end with a 3 ...

Kanon is the perfect exemple of a good pitch who could become very good anime.
BUT, BUT, BUT it's an incompatible mix of styles with an over use of easiest trick to create emotions and what to say about this ending coming from nowhere ...
the ending really kill the anime story because it's ...

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