Tesagure! Bukatsumono

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Synonyms: Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono
Japanese: てさぐれ!部活もの


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2013 to Dec 29, 2013
Premiered: Fall 2013
Broadcast: Sundays at 02:20 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Yaoyorozu
Source: Original
Genre: ComedyComedy
Themes: ParodyParody, SchoolSchool
Duration: 11 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.701 (scored by 28462,846 users)
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Ranked: #58322
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5736
Members: 13,032
Favorites: 57

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The CG anime centers around the extracurricular activities of students.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ishidate, Koutarou
Director, Script, Series Composition
Ohashi, Ayaka
Theme Song Performance
Akesaka, Satomi
Theme Song Performance
Nishi, Asuka
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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"Stand Up!!!!" by Yua Suzuki (CV: Asuka Nishi), Hina Satou (CV: Satomi Akesaka), Aoi Takahashi (CV: Karin Ogino), and Koharu Tanaka (CV: Ayaka Ohashi)

Ending Theme

"12 kagetsu (12ヶ月)" by Yua Suzuki (CV: Asuka Nishi), Hina Satou (CV: Satomi Akesaka), Aoi Takahashi (CV: Karin Ogino), and Koharu Tanaka (CV: Ayaka Ohashi)


Mar 13, 2014
It's a little surprising that one of the most meta and self aware shows in the anime industry could be one that isn't even conventionally animated. Tesagure! Bukatsumono is, at first glance, a horribly CG animated moe slice of life show, otaku-targeted, made simply for the sake of money. Never mind that it has surprisingly high sales for such a low budget production (its second season is currently outselling Kill la Kill); sales only indicate popularity, which never means much about quality anyway.

Or does it? If you look past the CG animation and watch through the first episode, you will discover right away that this ...
Jan 12, 2014
"Oh no, another CG monstrosity that shames the essence of anime.", is more or less what I thought when came upon Tesagure! Bukatsumono. Why? I don't know, maybe the crude novelty of it all and the delicate standards being broken put me in shock. But from death came life and that's what this anime is.

Tesagure! Bukatsumono is a very meta piece. It shows you the cliches and tropes prevalent in many anime and manga while playing with new(新しい yes, you will hear this a lot) and interesting and lewd and gay and sometimes violent ways things like cute girls falling from the sky, or ...
Aug 11, 2015
Once upon a time, if you had come up to me and said that a bunch of Japanese guys made an “anime” entirely using MikuMikuDance starring a bunch of popular female voice actresses pretending to be high school girls who are pretending to be in a non-existent after-school club but are really just doing comedy routines from Japanese variety shows and you told me that this was actually genuinely funny you would have elicited from me an incredulous guffaw followed, perhaps, by a slap on the shoulder and a hearty “come off it, mate.” But, no, Tesagure is that show and incredulous me would have ...

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