Miss Monochrome The Animation

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Japanese: ミス・モノクローム -The Animation-
German: Miss Monochrome: The Animation
Spanish: Miss Monochrome - The Animation
French: Miss Monochrome - The Animation
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2013 to Dec 25, 2013
Premiered: Fall 2013
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 01:35 (JST)
Licensors: Crunchyroll
Source: Original
Genre: ComedyComedy
Themes: Idols (Female)Idols (Female), MusicMusic
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.371 (scored by 2215422,154 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #73082
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2996
Members: 49,158
Favorites: 52

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Miss Monochrome is an android powered by a single AA battery. She lives with her only friend, a robot vacuum named Ruu-chan. With hopes of one day meeting the idol Kikuko, whom she has bizarre recurring dreams about, Miss Monochrome sets foot on the path to stardom. However, she experiences difficulties and struggles to make her own debut as an idol. Though Miss Monochrome's methods seem bizarre, such as recruiting her manager from a convenience store, somehow her dedication always results in her standing out from the crowd and shining in the spotlight.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Miss Monochrome

Horie, Yui




Fujiwara, Keiji




Kanda, Akemi


Inoue, Kikuko


Suwa, Ayaka


Fujiwara, Keiji



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Ending Theme

"Poker Face (ポーカーフェイス)" by Miss Monochrome (CV: Yui Horie)


Dec 25, 2013
Miss Monochrome is an anime with each episode being 4 minutes long. It is about an idol, Miss Monochrome trying to become a well-known singer in Japan. With 4 minutes each episode including the 1 minute long ED you might be wondering if it's worth it. It is definitely worth watching if you have a little time to spare and you are just looking for a laugh. Each episode will make you laugh at least once, it's guaranteed.

Story: 7

It's another story about an aspiring idol looking to make it big in Japan. Only difference being that Miss Monochrome is an android. Like most androids in ...
Aug 11, 2015
If I had to describe this anime, it would be weird and random, but funny at the same time. I have no idea what I just watched, but I like it! For a 4 minute show, Miss Monochrome will definitely leave you saying, “what just happened” by the end of each episode. If you didn’t know already, Miss Monochrome is a slice of life anime.

Story: (8/10)

The story begins with our main character, Miss Monochrome, aspiring to become a popular idol like Kikuko on T.V. and her caretaker, Mana, asks to be her manager. She becomes her manager and requests 19.3 billion yen as the ...
Oct 5, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Miss Monochrome is a 4 minute episode anime filled with comedy, randomness and slice of life.
I really liked this series but that is only because of Miss Monochrome :3 She is a android with a somewhat childish robot view upon the world, so many misunderstandings and so on happens a lot indeed! which gives a special kind of comedy to it.

Even though there are somewhat lots of randomness in this one then it is still one continued plotline throughout the series which makes it not too random ^^ which it is something that I like.

The main problem of the series is you really have to ...

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