Kakyuusei (TV)

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Synonyms: A Girl in a Lower Grade
Japanese: 下級生


Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 2, 1999 to Sep 24, 1999
Premiered: Summer 1999
Broadcast: Fridays at 00:35 (JST)
Producers: Pink Pineapple
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Visual novel
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Themes: HaremHarem, SchoolSchool
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.231 (scored by 788788 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #75022
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #7032
Members: 4,827
Favorites: 4

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When Tsuyoshi rushed to school as usual, he found a girl who tried to help a kitten which couldn't get down from a tree. It was Minamizato Ai who had loved Tsuyoshi secretly for a long time.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Oomiya, Saburou
Yanagawa, Shigeru
Script, Series Composition
Uda, Kounosuke
Kunitake, Miyuki
Theme Song Composition


Opening Theme

"Every Brand-new Day" by Mari Adachi

Ending Theme

#1: "Girl's be UP!" by UP^2 (あっぷ^2) (eps 1-12)
#2: "Roulette Candle (ルーレット・キャンドル)" by Pure' (ep 13)
#3: "Sea -Tsuki no Akari- (Sea -月のあかり-)" by Yumi Kikuchi (ep 14)

Jul 16, 2017
Jojimatthews (All reviews)
Do you like girls? if so this is one of the best anime you could watch

With some of the best post Gunbuster/Evangelion/Princess maker designs I've ever seen and a tone that feels straight out of a Mitsuru Adachi manga this is what is up, I genuinely feel that this is one of the peaks of 90's moe and anyone who likes seeing cute girls will enjoy it.

While it does lean upon some more conventional elements of anime it utilizes the kinds of inventive characterization that appeared in KareKano,

If you're looking for something to come off you Gainax binge and to adjust yourself better to the read more
Feb 1, 2020
MisterIncognito (All reviews)
A very good anime from the 90s that was overlooked and overshadowed because it's a non mecha anime that came out in the time that I call the Great Mecha Boom, because of the success of shows like Gundam Wing and Evangelion. If you are interested in the 90s anime but is tired of Giant Robots punching other Giant Robots and Monsters, this is a good anime for you.

Story: 8/10
Imo, this is one of the few VN to anime adaptations. The story is not too unique. It's fairly simple and easy to follow which, imo, is a good thing. And it's not dumb like quite read more

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