Room Mate

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Synonyms: Room Mate: One Room Side M
Japanese: Room Mate
English: Room Mate
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 12, 2017 to Jun 28, 2017
Premiered: Spring 2017
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 22:40 (JST)
Producers: SMIRAL Animation
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Typhoon Graphics
Source: Original
Genre: Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 4.731 (scored by 1053010,530 users)
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Ranked: #127662
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Popularity: #4197
Members: 27,134
Favorites: 51

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Another One Room series telling "another story" featuring male characters.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Sakuma, Takashi
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Tateishi, Yayoi
Sound Director
Shimoi, Aose
Hanae, Natsuki
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Ending Theme

1: "Kimiiro Smile (君色スマイル)" by Takumi Ashihara (Tomoaki Maeno)
2: "Kimiiro Smile (君色スマイル)" by Aoi Nishina (Natsuki Hanae)
3: "Kimiiro Smile (君色スマイル)" by Shinya Miyasaka (Kousuke Toriumi)
4: "Kimiiro Smile (君色スマイル)" by Takumi Ashihara (Tomoaki Maeno), Aoi Nishina (Natsuki Hanae), Shinya Miyasaka (Kousuke Toriumi)


Oct 2, 2018
I'm a straight male who believes One Room and One Room Second Season are the epitome of great short anime (OK, slight exaggeration but I still love it so much). Seeing how they also made one where all the MCs are Guys, I decided to see what was on the other side.

It is completely different from One Room. One season of One Room is divided into 3 non connected parts with characters getting 4 episodes each. With each episode, it is always the main character that interacts with the viewer. I thought it'd be the same with Room Mate but boy was I wrong.

All the ...
Nov 9, 2019
Mixed Feelings
Despite being a POV anime with a good chunk of fanservice at the end of each episode, Room Mate is an enjoyable anime that embraces the POV format. This one in particular reminded me of a visual novel with how it structured each episode. The story is simple and light, nothing to keep anyone up at night.

The character art is unique and quite stunning which was my original pull towards the anime. The animation is also very well done though that might also be due to the short run time per episode.

Sound is okay and there isn't much to say about it. The ...
Dec 27, 2019
How to describe this anime. It would best be said, that if you were really constipated, this is the anime to watch, because holy fuck is this anime shitty.

There is zero plot, and I say zero because the only plot is the owner sends a letter with rules saying the boys can't date you. Surprise, they try to anyway.

The characters are bland, the only remotely relatable character is the glasses guy and he's still terrible. One kids personality is just "climbing" and another one is clearly gay AND a bottom. What am I going to do with that? Nothing.

There's one part in the first episode ...

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