Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan (ONA)

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Synonyms: Saiki Kusuo no Psi Nan
Japanese: 斉木楠雄のΨ難


Type: ONA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 4, 2013
Producers: Opera House
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, SupernaturalSupernatural
Themes: SchoolSchool, Super PowerSuper Power
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 16 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.121 (scored by 1852318,523 users)
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Ranked: #34442
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Popularity: #3258
Members: 40,422
Favorites: 111


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Anime adaptation of the Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan manga by Asou Shuichi, telling the story about a male high school student named Kusuo Saiki. He possesses supernatural powers that cause unfortunate events in his everyday life.

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Jun 5, 2016
Believe it or not, Saiki Kusuo no Ψ Nan had the most polarizing effect on me to date, and considering it is of a mere 16 minutes, that is quite something.
Now this one is a pretty odd stand-alone episode. The viewer is greeted with the most basics of animation. At first, I thought out to myself "What the hell? This has drawings worse than that of the two eternal classics, Mars of Destruction and Tenkuu Danzai Skelter+Heaven." The episode starts off with an angsty looking teen whose name is Shun Kaidou who seems like your average shounen MC. His talks are so cryptic as ...
Sep 5, 2016
Mixed Feelings
After seeing that there was a new comedy anime out for this Summer that was getting pretty good reviews, I tried it and instantly loved it. Sadly, that anime was not this anime. What I watched was Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan (TV), the new series based off of the same manga, but done much, much, much differently than this.

Story: I honestly love the story. That's probably the best part of this adaptation. It's about a boy with supernatural abilities who just wants to live a normal life, a boy who wants to save the world from some mysterious organization and thinks he has super powers ...
Nov 4, 2019
Well... I don't really know where to start...

The saiki Kusuo no psi-nan ONA is clearly a very early anime adaptation of the manga, with the story, chatacters and the scenario being directly ripped out from the first volume. I cannot say that this is bad though, with comedic moments being really well executed and the characters captured almost perfectly.

However, this is nowhere as good as the official (proper, full, 2016) anime adaptation, which is why i cannot give this a higher rating. The art style is crude and very primitive, as well as the voice acting being very quite poor.

If you want to watch an ...

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