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Aggressive Retsuko (ONA)

Alternative Titles

English: Aggretsuko
Japanese: アグレッシブ烈子


Type: ONA
Episodes: 10
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 20, 2018
Producers: Sanrio
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Fanworks
Source: Original
Duration: 15 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.851 (scored by 21,367 users)
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Ranked: #7902
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Popularity: #2049
Members: 35,417
Favorites: 221
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The series follows Retsuko, a red panda office worker who unleashes her frustrations with life via death metal karaoke.


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Inoue, Marina
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Gori Buchou
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Kaba, Megumi
Komiya, Kakarichou
Arai, Souta


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Seitz, Patrick
ADR Director
Marques, Jussara
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Apr 20, 2018
DYED (All reviews)
Meeting deadlines and expectations, facing stress and anxiety, enduring unlikable coworkers and tedious tasks ... It's all part of being an adult and a member of society. But when too much has been piling up and you reach your boiling point, you got to know how to let some steam off.

This is the story of Retsuko. 25 years old, single, Scorpio, blood type A, just your average positive, kind and uncertain young female employee, who bears a forbidden passion alongside her heart-attack-inducing stressful daily routine.

What comes immediately to attention while watching Aggressive Retsuko (or Aggretsuko for the western audience) are the peculiar pacing and overall read more
Apr 20, 2018
CatSoul (All reviews)
On the surface, the Aggressive Retsuko/Aggretsuko franchise might seem like nothing more than a humorous extension of a marketing ploy. Sanrio's official website sells T-shirts, plushies, water bottles, notebooks, sticky notes, blankets, pen cases, coasters, tote bags, phone cases, and coin pouches of the adorable character and her friends. However, with the help of a solid production team, Netflix's Aggretsuko goes above and beyond, becoming my favorite anime that I've seen so far this year.

Let me start out by saying that I've never even worked in an office before, yet much like kids who somehow enjoy the American/UK live-action series "The Office", I understood the read more
Apr 20, 2018
Karhu (All reviews)
Aggressive Retsuko is an anime about this chibi-styled red panda, whom I will refer to as raccoon because she is not nearly as cute as red pandas are. She lives the typical work-lady lifestyle, working from 9 to 5 like any other young-adult raccoon. From her personality, she seems to be the kind-hearted-friends-with-everyone type of girl. At night, however, she goes to karaoke and lets out the most grotesque and vulgar death metal beats known to raccoonkind, giving no mercy for her coworkers, work-life-slavery nor anything else for that matter.

The series is rather similar to Detroit Metal City. There a personality-lacking weakling who prefers tea read more
Apr 29, 2018
park_ (All reviews)
Despite the styling of the series, Aggrettsuko or Aggressive Retsuko, the Netflix series, is a serious workplace drama. After already having watched every show that I thought would impress me with a 10/10, I was very happy to find a new one that could convince me that there are more gems out there. This show is sneaky, in the sense that its style is that of a children's television show, but the subject matter is very mature and is not mindless in the slightest bit.

The thing I like the most about it is that the show is not stupid, and doesn't talk about anything stupid. read more


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