Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun: Tonari no Gokudou-kun

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Synonyms: Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun OVA, The Monster Next Door OVA, My Little Monster OVA
Japanese: となりの怪物くん


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 12, 2013
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Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Brain's Base
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, HistoricalHistorical, RomanceRomance, ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 27 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.161 (scored by 3922039,220 users)
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Ranked: #29352
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Popularity: #1572
Members: 79,199
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The characters of Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun return for an anime original story in a parallel universe.


Bundled with the limited edition version of the 12th volume of the manga.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Kaburagi, Hiro
Original Creator
Takagi, Noboru
Series Composition
Naganuma, Norihiro
Assistant Director


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Oct 29, 2013
bloggbigg (All reviews)
This is an OVA. It is actually 'stand alone' and has little to do with the main series. This presents itself as one of those 'ever popular' historical period re-envisioning episodes, and seems to use the 'personalities' (more or less) of the characters at the end of the series- but not really. Long story short, this OVA is constructed like a filler episode, is completely disconnected from the series, and probably isn't worth watching unless you're a completionist.
In addition to the characters being 'off', the plot is weak, and resolved multiple times by what I assume are blatant and intentional Deus ex Machina resolutions. read more
Mar 19, 2014
drip (All reviews)
I NEVER write reviews but after reading the other one I felt I should put a little input.

This OVA was overall just fun to watch; the whole time switch thing was iffy but opened room for randomness which had me laughing out loud a few times. Up until the half way point I was loving this, the way they were doing things was really working; I was thinking 10/10, but then things really went down hill and made you look back and think "was this really the whole plot?" and you look at it completely differently. The very end was quite strange and you wont read more

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OVA of Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun Announced

According to the official website, an OVA of Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun was announced to be released in the summer of 2013. It will be bundled with the 12th volume of more

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun: Tonari no Gokudou-kun Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 )
Stark700 - Aug 12, 2013
69 replies by D-ohnuts »»
Jun 17, 2019 10:34 AM
Hopefully this will be great
GGNoodles - Jul 19, 2013
4 replies by MysticJhn »»
Aug 27, 2013 2:03 AM