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Houkago Saikoro Club


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Afterschool Dice Club, Houkago Saikoro Kurabu
Japanese: 放課後さいころ倶楽部

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2019 to ?
Premiered: Fall 2019
Broadcast: Thursdays at 01:15 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: LIDENFILMS
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 6.451 (scored by 3,097 users)
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Ranked: #62822
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Popularity: #3195
Members: 19,452
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Synopsis

Miki Takekasa is an introverted high schooler who does not socialize with her classmates. However, she wants to know what "fun" really is, waiting for someone who could help her understand its true meaning. One day after school, she crosses paths with her classmate Aya Takayashiki, who takes her on a little adventure. Miki discovers wonders she had never seen before, opening a way to change her withdrawn life.

On their way home, Miki and Aya see their class representative Midori Oono entering Saikoro Club, a store specializing in board games. After trying out a German board game, Miki soon understands the kind of fun she had been looking for: playing various games after school along with the friends and acquaintances she makes from her newfound pleasure.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Imaizumi, Kenichi
Director
Tomita, Miyu
Theme Song Performance
Kouno, Marika
Theme Song Performance
Miyashita, Saki
Theme Song Performance


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"Present Moment" by Miyu Tomita

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"On the Board" by Aya (Marika Kouno), Miki (Saki Miyashita), Midori (Miyu Tomita)



More reviewsReviews

Oct 24, 2019
Superns18 (All reviews)
Underrated Gem of the season. Wholesome, the anime.

Houkago Saikoro Dice club is not an anime that will blow you away in terms of quality, plot, direction, etc. However, what it excels at is being a very relaxing and enjoyable time, which is why it earns a 10 from me. I base my ratings on my overall enjoyment of a series, I don't care about super complex things that you may see in other reviews. Now that that's out the way, let's get into explaining the series.

Dice club starts off with Aya having recently moved to Kyoto and looking for new friends, she ends up encountering read more
Oct 31, 2019
Ellenwitch (All reviews)
Surprised this isn't higher than it is. While sure it's not an 8, a 9, or a 10. But it's certainly a 7 in my books. A simple concept of board games can be real interesting.

Again, it could be just tastes. But this is a lot better than the rating it is given. The characters are rather cute with how their portrayed and look. With relatable characteristics you see in every day life honestly, that aren't annoying in any stretch that could ruin the experience. As it doesn't here. From shy and timid, to one that is energetic and so on. Great characters overall.

It read more
Oct 30, 2019
AnimeGod04 (All reviews)
This anime is absolutely disappointing. I will agree that it's wholesome, but the story and characters are boring. I just couldn't watch anymore of this boring, disappointing show.

My main problem is the characters. Mainly Miki is my problem though. She's just so... pathetic. She's always feeling sorry for herself and then there's the overused flashbacks of when she was bullied. Her whole character is that she was friendless and bullied in the past. Then there's Aya, who's main characteristics is that she's energetic and friendly which is so overused. Finally, there's Midori (I think that's her name) who has the stereotypical class representative personality.

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Nov 2, 2019
Yuri-Crusader (All reviews)
Welcome to my review of Houkago Saikoro Club! This review contains minor spoilers!!



Miki are a very shy and insecure girl who rather keep to herself! Sadly she got bullied in her early years. And later in high school she rejected invitations on social activities with her classmates. And because of her odd behaviour, and that she try to close herself in!! Avoiding places where people are gathering and are unwilling to take part of the world outside, I think she may suffer from a mild form of autism!!



Aya on the other-hand are a very enthusiastic social and positive young lady! She have recently moved read more

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