Yoru no Kuni

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Night World, Night Country
Japanese: 夜の国


Type: ONA
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 16, 2021 to Sep 12, 2021
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Daisy
Source: Original
Genres: FantasyFantasy, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Theme: IyashikeiIyashikei
Duration: 8 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 7.431 (scored by 52035,203 users)
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Ranked: #21242
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Popularity: #5635
Members: 14,235
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22-ji no Annaibito (The 22 O'Clock Guide)
Refusing to accept the death of her beloved dog, Choco, a young girl named Chiyo falls asleep, only to wake up in the Night World. She is greeted by Yoru, an entity that guides her through the realm of the darkest, most beautiful time of day. As Chiyo learns to cope with the loss in her heart, the starless world around her begins to light up.

26-ji no Sagashimono (The 26 O'Clock Search)
Since childhood, best friends Hina and Tsumugi have used an exchange diary as a token of their friendship. Angered that Hina wants to open up the diary to include a new girl she has befriended, the jealous Tsumugi throws it away. Upon falling asleep, she wakes up in front of a labyrinth within the Night World. Initially refusing to take Yoru's help, Tsumugi searches for an answer to her predicament, but she is confronted by her feelings of loneliness instead.

4-ji no Tegami (The 4 O'Clock Letter)
Another morning is approaching, and the thought fills Akatsuki with dread. Dejected from her inability to build a career, she begins to throw away her art pieces, stumbling upon an old sketchbook in the process. Within the book is a letter from a former friend who, a long time ago, had given her hope. As she continues going through her belongings, Akatsuki starts to remember the friend's identity—and she might even discover her fading passion for painting.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Suwabe, Junichi


Nitta, Emi


Kuno, Misaki




Director, Storyboard
Tobinai, Masahiro
Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Arrangement
Inserted Song Performance
Aoi, Takashi
Art Director


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Ending Theme

3: "Hoshi no Kieta Yoru ni -rit. ver.- (星の消えた夜に-rit. ver.-)" by Aimer
1: "Trill (トリル)" by Aimer
2: "Grace Note (グレースノート)" by Aimer


Jan 3, 2024
This one is interesting, punching well above its weight class given how short it is. It's not exactly breaking new ground, but what it does is impressive, showcasing some excellent visuals that evoke storybooks and providing a mental space for its characters to work through issues relating to acceptance, whether that includes acceptance of life events, of others and their choices, or of yourself in the face of rejection. And they're handled with appropriate depth and breadth as Yoru walks with varying ages of girls and women as they go through what are often difficult stages in their lives. Yoru is just kind of there ...
Oct 19, 2021
I just stumbled upon this hidden underrated gem, and oh boy I didn't regret watching it. I don't write reviews since I'm too lazy to write, but this anime needs some attention, so this is my first review. (it's not gonna be that long)

This is such a unique anime for me because it's not like any other mainstream anime such us today, and it's just shocking that it's not well known considering it's a short anime with such a fantastic narrative and heartwarming story.

The third episode hit me like a truck, It's just so relatable. Finding the path on what you'd love to do, you ...
Sep 12, 2021
Yoru No Kuni tells stories about problems kids face like moving on from loss or jealously between friends, its an age old story with very common themes and nothing new or original is necessarily presented, the characters are not especially memorable either.

However the music and visuals are stunning and make this short series stand out in an absolutely magical way, if you enjoy series that are short and to the point but carry strong emotional impact with how they are presented, you will enjoy this story and beautiful night world it takes place in.

This work seems like a first time production for a new studio, ...

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Sep 20, 2021 12:12 AM
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