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Synonyms: Underbar Summer
Japanese: _summer [アンダーバーサマー]


Type: OVA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 27, 2006 to Jan 26, 2007
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Rikuentai
Source: Visual novel
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Theme: HaremHarem
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.551 (scored by 52115,211 users)
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Ranked: #114752
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Popularity: #6252
Members: 10,441
Favorites: 4

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“Is there any girl you love?”

By this word his friend asked during the school excursion, the protagonist, Kaizu Takumi, begins to aware of his interest in opposite sex. Of course, there are girls around him, for example, his childhood friend, Hatano Konami, his classmate, Ebizuka Shino, a school idol, Shimazu Kakana, etc. However, he himself hasn’t noticed his feelings until he is asked by his friend. He becomes anxious seeing his friend try to find his girl friend, and he resolves his mind to find a girl friend during the last summer of his high school life.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Takakuwa, Hajime
Sound Director
Fukuta, Jun
Episode Director
Tokoro, Toshikatsu
Kaneko, Hayato
Production Manager


Opening Theme

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"Sodasui to Hikoukigumo" by Yuma Kosaka

Ending Theme

"_summer" by Yuma Kosaka


May 10, 2008
People might think it's pointless, but I love this OVA!

_Summer starts of in a perverted way! (Ridiculous). Takumi was forcibly dragged by his friend to peek at the girls while taking a bath. (They got caught of course, hahahaha)......

The cast consist of wide variety of personalities. From the main guy who is clueless and slow. The bestfriend who acts cool, who is insearch for a girlfriend. The childhood friend that cooks for him every morning that's quiet. The sister that's outgoing and cheerful. The childhood girl's bestfriend who is agreesive,bossy,loud and shows no interest on guys (tomboy-ish) but deep down ya know. The school girl ...
Jan 10, 2024
A bit on the older side and obviously filled with cliches. Of course it is an OVA based off the Visual Novel Game. I saw the drama tag, but there isn't any drama in these episodes at all. This anime clearly attempts to create an emotionally driven show with the main theme of cherishing your important memories because you'll never be able to relive them again with also the hinted love between the male main character and his obvious love interest. While that's nice, everything falls short because of the small episode count. This honestly could have been a really good if it had ...
Aug 12, 2007
Mixed Feelings
If you'd like to waste 60 minutes of your time, watch _summer. It's not even that it was that awful. In all honesty, there was just no point to it. The ending is just outrageously unsatisfying. They introduce you to some characters, hint at some chemistry between a few of them, then end it with a weak attempt at a moral message. After watching episode two, the first thing that came to mind was "Alright, where's episode 3?" It was as if they decided to simply not conclude it, for the sake of making me angry.

Aside from that, everything else was fine. Characters designs were ...


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