Wonder Egg Priority

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: ワンダーエッグ・プライオリティ
English: Wonder Egg Priority
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 13, 2021 to Mar 31, 2021
Premiered: Winter 2021
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 01:29 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: CloverWorks
Source: Original
Genres: DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy, SuspenseSuspense
Theme: PsychologicalPsychological
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.581 (scored by 342580342,580 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #15532
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #261
Members: 760,221
Favorites: 9,076

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Following the suicide of her best and only friend, Koito Nagase, Ai Ooto is left grappling with her new reality. With nothing left to live for, she follows the instructions of a mysterious entity and gets roped into purchasing an egg, or specifically, a Wonder Egg.

Upon breaking the egg in a world that materializes during her sleep, Ai is tasked with saving people from the adversities that come their way. In doing so, she believes that she has moved one step closer to saving her best friend. With this dangerous yet tempting opportunity in the palms of her hands, Ai enters a place where she must recognize the relationship between other people's demons and her own.

As past trauma, unforgettable regrets, and innate fears hatch in the bizarre world of Wonder Egg Priority, a young girl discovers the different inner struggles tormenting humankind and rescues them from their worst fears.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Characters & Voice Actors


Herek, Samantha
Assistant Producer
Wakabayashi, Shin


Opening Theme

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"Sudachi no Uta (巣立ちの歌)" by Anemoneria (アネモネリア)

Ending Theme

"Life is Cider (Life is サイダー)" by Anemoneria (アネモネリア)

Episode Videos


Feb 22, 2024
I will never make anything as effortlessly surreal as Wonder Egg Priority. The script crams so many bizarre and captivating things in at every moment that it's a miracle it makes sense at all. But it not only is it coherent, it flows with a weird intuitive logic. It makes a ton of sense, believe it or not. I feel a lot of people see surrealism and feel like someone is trying to outsmart them. They see surrealism as a challenge, the creators telling the audience "this is deep, and if you disagree you are a stupid person". I don't think adding unreal elements to ...
Apr 21, 2024
Mixed Feelings

Unique concept, beautiful fights, great music—what more could you ask for? There was an immense amount of potential in this concept, with interesting and nicelly-written characters, as well as beautiful animation! But they screwed it up! One major thing was missing an acaptable writing.

The problem is that the series poses a plethora of intriguing questions to the viewer, but fails to answer any of them. What are these eggs? Why all of this even happening? And so on...

As for discussing the final episode, it's not even worth it; it was a huge mess, i doubt even the writter's knew what they are ...
Jan 15, 2024

This anime had one of the most captivating first episodes and I honestly felt like they truly caught lightning. After watching that episode I was sure that this would be one of my favorite shows that would explore deep topics and hit you with heart wrenching and human themes.

But after that brief moment of hope, it immediately all went downhill. the characters were shallow and the story went all over the place without any true purpose. I'm all for confusing and complicated plots but this isn't it, it's just bad writing. and don't even get me started that ...

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