Odd Taxi

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Japanese: オッドタクシー
English: Odd Taxi
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2021 to Jun 29, 2021
Premiered: Spring 2021
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 02:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: OLM, P.I.C.S.
Source: Original
Genres: Award WinningAward Winning, MysteryMystery
Theme: AnthropomorphicAnthropomorphic
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.701 (scored by 179497179,497 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #522
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #564
Members: 365,773
Favorites: 7,313

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Eccentric and blunt, the walrus Hiroshi Odokawa lives a relatively normal life. He drives a taxi for a living, and there he meets several unique individuals: the jobless Taichi Kabasawa who is dead-set on going viral, the mysterious nurse Miho Shirakawa, the struggling comedic duo "Homo Sapiens," and Dobu, a well-known delinquent.

But Odokawa's simple way of life is about to be turned upside down. The case of a missing girl the police have been tracking leads back to him, and now both the yakuza and a duo of corrupt cops are on his tail.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Winner of the New Face Award at the 25th Japan Media Arts Festival.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Odokawa, Hiroshi

Hanae, Natsuki



Tanaka, Hajime

Saitou, Souma

Shirakawa, Miho

Iida, Riho

Imai, Shun

Sakai, Koudai


Hamada, Kenji

Gouriki, Ayumu

Kimura, Ryouhei

Yamamoto, Fuyuki

Furukawa, Makoto

Daimon, Koushirou


Kakihana, Eiji

Yamaguchi, Kappei


Itou, Hirofumi
Kinoshita, Baku
Director, Storyboard, Key Animation, Character Design
Yoshida, Kouhei
Sound Director
Awai, Shigeki
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"ODDTAXI" by Skirt and PUNPEE

Ending Theme

1: "Sugarless Kiss (シュガーレス・キッス)" by Suzuko Mimori (三森すずこ) (eps 1-5)
2: "Kabe no Mukou ni Waraigoe wo Kikimashita ka (壁の向こうに笑い声を聞きましたか)" by Tony Frank (トニーフランク) (eps 6)

Jun 28, 2021
Odd Taxi is really good, but its reception is a little warped, as it seems to have found itself in this weird situation of being fairly obscure, but also highly overrated by those who actually know about it, and this is dangerous because it leads to a hugbox where no one is willing to offer negative critique. Odd Taxi is a refreshing and clever mix of genres and styles, and it tells a complex but ultimately grounded and human story steeped in its well-construed mystery. Many have compared it’s conversational tone to that of Quentin Tarantino films, and as long as they’re referring exclusively to ...
Jun 29, 2021
After getting a lot of complaints about the old odd taxi review I’m updating it after seeing this trainwreck in full.

Story 2/10
To start, the story makes little to no sense and it and the subplots, that it rushes trough, are meaningless. The first plot we have is a body of an idol band member that was found in a river and we have to figure out who the killer is. Now we follow some clues about the killer and wait what's that? Oh no another plot now it’s about a lottery heist? What? And like 5 subplots with different ...
Jun 28, 2021
THIS IS A HIGH AND TALL ORDER PSA: Aside that this will be a VERY HEAVILY NON-SPOILERY review, go figure out things yourself if you truly want to enjoy Odd Taxi to the fullest. And I highly swear by my guarantee: the rewarding payoff is much better that way. This is a criminally underrated, underwatched/overlooked hidden diamond gem of an intrically made complex and gobsmacking show YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS OUT ON!

In my very honest-to-marvellous-greatness, this show a.k.a Odd Taxi has been far in the way, the most frustratingly challenging review of all time for me to pen down a non-spoilery review in ...

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