Kage kara Mamoru!

Guardian Ninja Mamoru

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Protect from the Shadows!
Japanese: 陰からマモル!
English: Guardian Ninja Mamoru
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2006 to Mar 26, 2006
Premiered: Winter 2006
Broadcast: Sundays at 02:50 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Group TAC
Source: Light novel
Genres: ComedyComedy, RomanceRomance
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.581 (scored by 1171711,717 users)
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Ranked: #61702
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Popularity: #4199
Members: 26,239
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Kagemori Mamoru is a dowdy boy whose hair is disheveled and who wears thick glasses, but he is actually the son of a ninja family. They have protected their neighbors, the Konnyaku family, secretly for 400 years. Mamoru has personally protected their daughter, Konnyaku Yuuna, since they were in kindergarten. When Yuuna is in trouble, Mamoru puts on ninja suit and turns into a competent ninja to help her.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Tamura, Koutarou
Episode Director
Mochizuki, Tomomi
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"Million Love" by Mai Nakahara

Ending Theme

"Rainy Beat" by Ryouko Shintani, Sachiko Kojima, Ai Shimizu & Erina Furukawa


May 14, 2009
This is a pretty decent anime. You have this boy ninja who has to protect his neighbor (a clumsy, childish, loving girl who he grew up with) because of this promise made by his family a long time ago. He first appears nerdy but when he has to fulfill his duty he turns into this nice looking serious ninja. The story pretty much revolves around his duty to protect his childhood friend/neighbor. Throughout this process, they (main character and other characters) face new challenges, meet new friends, and feelings grow. So all in all it was good filled with some comedy, a touch of romance, ...
Nov 18, 2008
NOTE: I wrote this review quite some time ago, and it doesn't meet my current standards, however since there are no other reviews here, it may be somewhat informative.


Story: Nerd-glasses wearing student one second, handsome & mysterious ninja the next, Mamoru comes from a family of ninjas. Their purpose is to secretly protect the Konnyaku family, whom they have always lived next door to. Mamoru's particular mission is to protect the daughter, Yuna, and he has done so since he was small. This is made more difficult thanks to Yuna being a clumsy airhead who always manages to land herself into far-more-than-your-average amount of trouble. ...
Oct 29, 2014
Kage kara Mamoru! is a ninja theme with a lot of comedy anime, this anime tell about a ninja clan named Kagemori who sworn to protect Konyaku Family and their descendant started 400year before.

Main Character Hero called Kagemori Mamoru has a duty to protect Yuna Konyaku. They even become a friend since chillhood. Mamoru don't have a clue about women feeling, yet he's skilled enough as Ninja. Yuna are a clumsy type heroine that will makes you hoots of laughter while watching this anime.

During his duty to protect her, he meet other female characters that later will become his friends (and all of them falling ...

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