Warau Arsnotoria Sun!

Smile of the Arsnotoria the Animation

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 咲う アルスノトリア すんっ!
English: Smile of the Arsnotoria the Animation
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 6, 2022 to Sep 21, 2022
Premiered: Summer 2022
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 21:30 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.801 (scored by 82718,271 users)
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Ranked: #104552
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Popularity: #4189
Members: 28,555
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In the magical academic city of Ashram, girls known as Pentagrams study general education, magic, and etiquette to become proper ladies. Hidden from the rest of the world, the school is like a secret garden that is home to blossoming flowers. However, bugs sensitive to magic may target and trample them; as one of their tasks, the girls must exterminate these insects.

The smileless Pentagram Arsnotoria lives in the fifth dorm house alongside her adored roommates: the cheerful Mell, the self-paced Little Alberta, the confident Picatrix, and the cool Abramelin. No matter what time of day, they hang out together as much as possible, and even throw tea parties in their secret room after completing their duties. The girls live in peace as they work toward their goal—but there may be more to Ashram and the Pentagrams beyond the calm life they have come to cherish.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Warau Arsnotoria Sun! is an adaptation of the 2021 smartphone game Warau Arsnotoria by Nitroplus. The series was released on Blu-ray and DVD in five volumes from September 21, 2022 to December 21, 2022.

Characters & Voice Actors


Hanamori, Yumiri


Yuuki, Aoi

Desiderius, Christoffel

Kobayashi, Yuusuke


Nanase, Ayaka

Sworn H

Kitou, Akari


Maruyama, Hajime
Satomi, Tetsurou
Producer, Production Manager


Opening Theme

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"Hajimari e to Tsuzuku Basho (はじまりへと続く場所)" by Hanauta (Dai Go Ryou) ([Arsnotoria (CV: Misaki Kuno), Mell (CV: Miharu Hanai), Little Alberta (CV: Miyu Tomita), Picatrix (CV: Eri Yukimura), Abramelin (CV: Eriko Matsui)]

Ending Theme

"With you" by cluppo

Episode Videos


Sep 21, 2022
Arsnotoria is one of the biggest teases I’ve seen in recent memory. For 12 weeks, we were bombarded with flashing red “warning” sequences hinting at some bigger, darker aspect of the story that just never came to fruition.

While I did genuinely enjoy girls doing cute things, going on adventures and just interacting with each other, I struggle to understand the point in foreshadowing a more serious story every episode for 30 seconds and then never connecting it to the main story and characters. It seemed like a massive missed opportunity.

In terms of what we did get in the story, Arsnotoria was a great way ...
Sep 14, 2023
Mixed Feelings
Personally, I do like slice of life anime, and I do think this anime was cute.
However, since it's clearly just promotion for a mobile game westerners can't play, I can't be sure if I can recommend it to people.

I'm pretty sure this anime is based on life before the plot of the game starts.
Since all of the anime is just the daily life of these magical girls, going to class, playing games, and eating snacks.
It's very clear, that life outside of their comfy school life is not good, but are they going to talk about that? No, no they aren't,
you have to play the ...
May 24, 2023
Sniff, sniff. What's that I smell? Mediocrity? Boringness? From a mobage adaptation that only exists to sell its IP in Japan and not the West? Hmm, smells about right of a rotten egg.

The motive of mobage adaptations is to sell its narrative to fans, but this poses a big problem. 99% of the time, the mobages are region-locked so people elsewhere will not get to enjoy what it has to offer, but often at times this is counter-intuitive that the adverse effect is stronger than all the marketing effort has to offer. And in this season, the only mobage adaptation this season that's in the ...

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