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Synonyms: To-LOVE-Ru OVA, Trouble OVA, To Love You OVA
Japanese: To LOVEる -とらぶる-
German: To Love Ru - OVA
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 6
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 3, 2009 to Apr 2, 2010
Producers: Shueisha
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Xebec
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, Sci-FiSci-Fi, EcchiEcchi
Themes: HaremHarem, SchoolSchool
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 7.251 (scored by 9985599,855 users)
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Ranked: #28822
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Popularity: #1306
Members: 174,428
Favorites: 283

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Episode 01: Rito becomes a Woman
Lala invents a gizmo to make her bust bigger. However, this invention of hers accidentally turns Rito into a woman.

Episode 02: Rito and Mikan
Feeling lonely because Rito is always spending time with Lala, Mikan storms out of the house. While Rito and Lala are out looking for her a few flashbacks from the past, showing Rito and Mikan as kids, are shown.

Episode 03: Welcome to the Southern Resort!!
Haruna wins an island resort trip for ten females. Rito gets turned into a dog by one of Lala's inventions and somehow ends up on the island as well.

Episode 04: Trouble Quest
Rito and the girls become trapped inside an RPG game where the objective is to save Lala and defeat the evil witch Kyouko.

Episode 05: Nana and Momo
Lala's sisters cause mischief for Rito and his harem at a cherry blossom viewing.

Episode 06: Draft, Metamorphose, Hand & Tail
Yami and Yui confront with a senior, causing Yui to lose her panties.

Mikan finds Peke taking snapshots of new clothing while shopping. Suddenly, a stranger steals her bag.

As Rito tries to explore Lala's cleaned-up bedroom, he accidentally activates one of Lala's invention, fusing his hand to Lala's tail.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Chino, Takatoshi
Murakami, Takashi
Assistant Producer


Opening Theme

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"Yattekoi! Daisuki" by Haruka Tomatsu and Sayuri Yahagi

Ending Theme

1: "Apple Panic!? (あっぷる・ぱにっく!?)" by Haruka Tomatsu and Sayuri Yahagi (eps 1,2, 4, 5 & 6)
2: "Lucky tune (ラッキーチューン)" by Anna (eps 3)


Aug 6, 2023
A bit of a Preamble:

I think the first thing to mention here should be the unfortunate state of these episodes. As of writing this, there is no legitimate streaming service anywhere, Japan or otherwise, that has these 6 episodes; if you want to watch them, the only legal means of doing so is by purchasing the Japanese home video discs second hand. Of course, that's much more difficult/expensive outside of Japan, but is possible via Japanese proxy purchasing sites, just keep in mind there are no subs for them.

This is obviously a bummer on its own, but making it worse is the fact that Motto ...
Sep 20, 2018
Be sure to watch this OVA so you can keep up with the story of To Love-Ru!

Story: Not too much to say here, it's just six episodes - some of these episodes have no real plot to them. Others do though and appear to be important to the story of To Love-Ru. It was pretty enjoyable.

Art: I think in this OVA there's actually a slight improvement in the artwork. I could be wrong though, but if you read this review and agree with me, let me know.

Sound: No real difference in the sound, it's just fine.

Characters: Even more characters have been added to the series, ...
Sep 12, 2011
Mixed Feelings
Before you click Unhelpful because of the low score read the review and judge based on helpfulness. It's not Agree/Disagree it's Helpful/Unhelpful.

I watched this after the TV Series To LOVE-Ru. The first thing I noticed was the increase in ecchi scenes. If you enjoy ecchi, than you will be quite happy with this OVA. Also the source I watched included a lot less censorship which again should be a positive for anyone who loves ecchi.

The characters are similar to the series and continue to be entertaining. The characters in my opinion are one of the best features of the ...

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