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English: Urahara
Japanese: URAHARA


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2017 to ?
Premiered: Fall 2017
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 20:00 (JST)
Producers: VAP, bilibili, Crunchyroll
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Shirogumi, EMT²
Source: Web manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.241 (scored by 3,057 users)
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Ranked: #83822
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Popularity: #2593
Members: 18,507
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Episodes: /12
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Three high school girls are putting together a limited-time shop called "PARK" in Japan's Harajuku. One day, aliens come to Earth with the intent to steal the famed district's culture. At the same time, a mysterious girl appears. The three girls band together to defeat the alien threat and protect their beloved Harajuku.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Kubo, Amika
Motoyama, Satoshi
Sound Director
Uesaka, Sumire
Theme Song Performance
Haruna, Luna
Theme Song Performance

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"Antithese Escape (アンチテーゼ・エスケイプ)" by Sumire Uesaka

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"KIRAMEKI☆ Lifeline (KIRAMEKI☆ライフライン)" by Luna Haruna

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Nov 8, 2017
girlfriendluvr (All reviews)
Unlike others who wrote their Urahara reviews after seeing only two episodes, I decided to wait until the halfway point of the series to write my review (isn't it interesting how all the low-score reviews have seen only 2-4 episodes?)

Urahara isn't for everyone, clearly. Many are offput by its unique and colorful art style, saying it "doesn't look like anime". Some are frustrated with its repetitive monster-of-the-week nature, a common structure in magical girl shows, or frustrated with its slow-moving plot.

Personally, I think Urahara is a masterpiece. The art is absolutely wonderful and mesmerising to look at (the only part I don't like are the read more
Oct 25, 2017
KANLen09 (All reviews)
I honestly have no idea why I stuck on watching this, knowing that the 3 episode guideline has already broke down since Episode 1, and am feeling like now's a good time to drop this travesty of an abomination.

Have you watched Akiba's Trip The Animation? (Spring 2017 season)

Take that, add the CGDCT moe factor with the sugar, spice and everything nice, you'll get Urahara. One obvious thing to get out of the way, there is ABSOLUTELY no originality towards the storytelling (well, aside from what the creators intend to do anyways).

Moe girls? Check.
Insane amounts of food just to get their attention? Check.
Having a fried ebi read more
Nov 5, 2017
rawrXtina (All reviews)
Art attack: the anime.

If you try to judge this show from a purely technical standpoint, you'd probably conclude it's not that good; The art style is rough and the animation is anything but fluid. It looks low-budget, and it may very well be low-budget, but I feel like from a design standpoint, it absolutely works. It's an aesthetic that works wonderfully with with the premise, themes and messages within Urahara, specifically the positive view it has on the process of creating art as means of expression rather than as a laborious process to achieve a high technical standard for other people to consume.

This is a read more
Nov 25, 2017
lcd (All reviews)
Temporary Edit:
Just finished watching episode 9 and the turn of events as well as the pace of the story suddenly took a huge dip downwards. What I mean by downwards is in terms of viewer age, so originally I felt this show was meant for age 14+, now it felt more like 10+. I will suggest to new viewers to wait and see if future reviews will change their scores before starting this show. But with that said, the show is still decent with unique art style and is fun to watch.

Currently due to the latest episode (ep.9) I adjusted my review from Story:8 -> read more


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