Tonari no Seki-kun OVA

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Synonyms: Tonari no Seki-kun OAD
Japanese: となりの関くん DVD


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 4, 2014
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Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genre: ComedyComedy
Theme: SchoolSchool
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 13 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 7.391 (scored by 2350823,508 users)
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Ranked: #25962
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Popularity: #3544
Members: 40,010
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OVA of Tonari no Seki-kun bundled with the fifth manga volume.


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Mutou, Yuuji
Sasaki, Shinobu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Morishige, Takuma
Original Creator
Ootake, Masae
Chief Animation Director, Character Design


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Dec 25, 2020
Because this came out immediately before the main series, the characterization of Yokoi's relationship with Seki isn't very developed yet. In the first one, she doesn't get involved at all or drawn into any narrative. In the second one, she resists for far longer than she would, and gives in because cats are adorable. And cats are, indeed, adorable. To be honest, because of this, I would recommend watching this before the main series because it's a little jarring to come in expecting a sequel where they might get a little closer and find out that it's (from your perspective) a reset to the beginning ...
Jun 9, 2020
Tonari no Seki-kun OVA (2014)

So with the set of OVA we have essentially 2 episodes.

The first one is funny because you see that Yokoi has not actually changed since being a child. The second part we have cats and that makes it probably one of the best episodes.

I made the mistake here I should have checked since this actually came out before the main show. Although that is fine since the story is practically non-existant and leads fine towards the show regardless.

Yokoi is a reactionary character to Seki and his actions.

Aug 8, 2015
Since no one else has written a review for the OVA episode, I guess I'll try my hand at it.

Tonari no Seki-kun is a light hearted comedy anime about the ways Seki wastes time in class, and how his classmate Yokoi reacts. The OVA is twice as long as a normal episode, and contains two 7 minute shorts.

The OVA does a good job of establishing the basic formula which is used throughout the series: Seki starts playing around in class, Yokoi notices, and then reacts. This formula works very well throughout the series, with Seki's antics growing more unpredictable and hilarious. However, a lot ...

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