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Synonyms: Secret Princess Himegoto
Japanese: ひめゴト


Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2014 to Sep 29, 2014
Premiered: Summer 2014
Broadcast: Mondays at 23:54 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Asahi Production
Source: 4-koma manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, EcchiEcchi
Themes: CrossdressingCrossdressing, SchoolSchool
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.891 (scored by 5817758,177 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #97772
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1719
Members: 121,678
Favorites: 341

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Constantly on the run from loan sharks, Hime Arikawa has to deal with the debt left over from his parents' lousy spending habits, which they left under his name. Fleeing in a maid outfit forced upon him by the moneylenders, he is found and rescued by Shimoshina High School's student council, who pay the debt in full. However, now indebted to the student council for saving him, they not only make Hime transfer schools, but also make him a part of the student council as their servant!

Forced to cross-dress for the rest of his high school years, Hime has no other option but to obey the demands of the girls in the student council. As he is harassed both mentally and physically, he must overcome his somewhat perverted classmates and join forces with other crossdressers throughout the school.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Himegoto was released on Blu-ray on November 26, 2014 in Japan.

Prior to and during the series' broadcast, the anime was promoted through an internet radio show hosted by I My Me Mine and produced by Japanese internet radio station Onsen. Titled Shimoshina Seitokai no Himegoto Radio, it was broadcasted from April 16, 2014 to September 24, 2014. The show was also released on six compilation CDs and DVDs from July 1, 2014 to October 18, 2014.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Yanase, Yuuji
Director, Episode Director
Hyoudou, Kazuho
Tsukudani, Norio
Original Creator
Nishijima, Katsuhiko
Key Animation


Opening Theme

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"Troublemaker ( とらぶるめーかー)" by I My Me Mine

Ending Theme

"Make-up! (めーきゃっぷ!)" by I My Me Mine


Dec 17, 2018
Himegoto is an enlightening piece of modern masterpiece that provides insight into the biases of society.

Episode 12 has undoubtedly a few of the most emotional scenes in animation history. The poignancy is unparalleled by any other. Me and a few homies cried for hours before resuming masturbation. No wonder battle-hardened Himegoto fans sneer at the childish themes of "Your Name".

All the way up to the final episode, the student council has been intentionally depicted as an oppressive and corrupt force that exercises their dominance through power and wealth. The characters embody TV (especially anime) cliches that seemingly deem the show as "tasteless". Yet brainless normies ...
Aug 5, 2014
Mixed Feelings
If you read my other review before, well nothing much changed, I say pretty much the same stuff, I still feel for how it is, and I still have my similar opinion.

Himegoto, is a gender-bender anime that came out in the Summer 2014, and was one of the 'shorts' anime where it's like a few minutes or so. While watching this anime I couldn't really say I really liked it or enjoyed it a lot, even though I really really like the gender-bender genre. Seeing other animes like Ouran Host Club, Ranma 1/2 (didn't finish), and other ones like that one filler episode of Little ...
Apr 1, 2017
This anime is a catastrophic attempt at humor, and a callous one with rose tinted glasses towards what is veritably a whole slew of sex crimes. Yes, he is apparently a male who does initially to consent to crossdressing to pay off a debt, though it seems the student council gets off to putting him into embarrassing situations, knowing full well the consequences that will entail, which is usually at least a panty shot, if not worst, without his knowledge beforehand or his consent.

For all the episodes I watched, I kept thinking "Where is the punchline?" Then I realize that the situations are the ...

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