Natsume Yuujinchou: Itsuka Yuki no Hi ni

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Synonyms: Natsume Yuujinchou OVA, Natsume Yujincho OVA, Natsume's Book of Friends OVA, Natsume on One Snowy Day
Japanese: 夏目友人帳 新作OVA いつかゆきのひに


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 1, 2014
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Brain's Base
Source: Manga
Genres: Slice of LifeSlice of Life, DemonsDemons, SupernaturalSupernatural, DramaDrama, ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 23 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.351 (scored by 2899028,990 users)
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Ranked: #1832
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Popularity: #1997
Members: 65,205
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During a winter walk, Natsume meets a snowman youkai who is searching for something she's lost and can't seem to recall and decides to help her despite not knowing what exactly she's looking for.


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Feb 16, 2014
ItsPHI (All reviews)
"Don't humans spend their lives searching for something? They look for something then they forget about it. Humans are so strange!" –Snowdrop

Winter has approached with its harsh, unpleasant cold. While on a short walk to view the falling snow, Natsume encounters a snowball looking Youkai who is in search of a forgotten, lost possession. Natsume being the kind hearted child he is can't help but get involved. The OVA, surprisingly, could easily be an episode of the anime. The tone, mood, and plot are strikingly similar to many other episodes.

The bond between Nyanko Sensei and Natsume remains strong, with Nyanko Sensei staying beside read more
Mar 4, 2019
BabyGirl06301 (All reviews)
I'm not really sure why this episode is listed as a sequel to season four, but nonetheless, I've watched it because of that fact.

This episode isn't anything all that special, I will say, however, it does leave a nice feeling in your heart afterwards. Natsume's Book of Friends is brilliant at storytelling through these youkai and through Natsume, both outcasts in a sense. This specific story is a nice metaphor for humanity's ever-long search for something without knowing what it is they're searching for.

Through this little episode, you get to see the creative way that very thing is talked about, and that's what read more

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