Zashiki Warashi no Tatami-chan

The House Spirit Tatami-chan

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Synonyms: Tatami-chan the Guest Room Spirit
Japanese: ざしきわらしのタタミちゃん
English: The House Spirit Tatami-chan
German: The House Spirit Tatami-chan
Spanish: The House Spirit Tatami-chan
French: The House Spirit Tatami-chan
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Type: ONA
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 10, 2020 to Jun 26, 2020
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Zero-G
Source: Original
Genres: ComedyComedy, HorrorHorror, SupernaturalSupernatural
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.211 (scored by 23852,385 users)
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Ranked: #120182
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #7958
Members: 5,315
Favorites: 3

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The "pleasant horror gag comedy" centers around the life of Tatami-chan, a sardonic ghost from Iwate Prefecture who is now living in Tokyo among other spirits, supernatural entities, and humans. In addition to dealing with otherworldly matters, the unemployed Tatami-chan also has to deal with job-hunting as well as paying for gas, water, and electricity.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Miyagi, Yumeno
Oshikiri, Rensuke
Director, Script, Screenplay, Original Creator, Creator, Character Design
Abe, Shuuhei
Sound Director
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Jul 15, 2020
What would happen if you'd be forced by a mysterious force -be it good or evil- to be extremely honest ALL the time? What would happen is, at first, that you could not have any kind of typical healthy relationship with friends, family or society. The full weave of social interactions would be destroyed by the total disrespect to societal norms, appearances, empathy or egotistic desire. You'd be a monster, or simply put, someone really awful to be near of. It would be awful because from such a stark tongue there would get out anything else but the truth. The hard truth, the things you ...
Oct 17, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Zakashi Warashi no Tatami-chan is an inoffensive gag comedy that doesn't really stand out in any particular way. There's not much in the way of story besides the setup of a spirit moving to Tokyo and interacting with other monsters, which is followed by various bite-sized misadventures as she acclimates to the city. Most of the time it's passingly funny, even getting the occasional laugh, but some of the jokes are easily lost on a western audience. The art is colorful and lends itself well to a lighthearted, comedic atmosphere. Though, despite a couple of detailed loops, the overall animation is nothing more than what ...
Dec 9, 2020
My sense of guilt brought me here.
I watched this anime.
I still can't believe it.

Story: 0

Art: -1
The animation is non-existent,I wanted to punch the screen everytime there was a zoom in and zoom out on the character's face;
it's animated like a visual novel, with 2 sprites for characters.Art is horrible.The backgrounds are the only thing ''''''acceptable'''''


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