Ookami to Koushinryou II: Ookami to Kohakuiro no Yuuutsu

Spice and Wolf II: The Wolf and the Amber Melancholy

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Synonyms: Ookami to Koushinryou 2 OVA Episode 0, Spice and Wolf 2 OVA Episode 0, Spice and Wolf II OVA Episode 0, Spice and Wolf II: The Wolf and the Amber Melancholy
Japanese: 狼と香辛料II 狼と琥珀色の憂鬱
English: Spice and Wolf II: The Wolf and the Amber Melancholy
German: Spice & Wolf II OVA
French: Spice and Wolf II OAV
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 30, 2009
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Source: Light novel
Genres: AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Theme: Adult CastAdult Cast
Duration: 23 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.871 (scored by 8846488,464 users)
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Ranked: #7792
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Popularity: #1319
Members: 162,148
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Traveling merchant Kraft Lawrence and wolf deity Holo sit down to have dinner with Norah Arendt, a young shepherdess who helped them smuggle gold. Holo's dislike of Norah—due to both the latter's profession and her closeness with Lawrence—prevents her from enjoying her meal.

When Holo falls ill from fatigue, she is cared for by Lawrence, who frets over the health of his dear companion. As she regains her strength, Holo reminisces about the adventures they had together.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ishiguro, Tatsuya
Takahashi, Takeo
Director, Storyboard
Tonokatsu, Hideki
Episode Director
Marchi, Jamie


Opening Theme

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"Mitsu no Yoake" by Akino Arai

Ending Theme

"Perfect World" by ROCKY CHACK

May 2, 2009
*Heads up for a more romance-based second season of Spice and Wolf.*

Wow, talk about a foreshadowing episode for the upcoming new season of Spice and Wolf. For a “re-introduction” OVA, this short ~22 minute clip is very well made. Not only did it manage to include a fairly detailed introduction to the main characters of the series, but it also let us experience once again the life as a merchant through the usual exchange of dialogues between the characters.

One of the first thing most of us who have seen the first season will be concerned about is the animation. If you still don’t know, this ...
May 2, 2009
Good old Wolf. That's what I want to say but sadly I can't. It is apple-loving Wolf but somewhat looks slightly different and acts slightly different. That's not the same Wolf you used to play and travel with through fantasy medieval world of economy and politics. It's no longer the same but you're still going to love it.

Story for this OVA is pretty simple. Shortly: we got to see Lawrence nursing Horo who got ill of fatigue caused by harsh events from previous season. Of course everything with addition of their usual quarrels, teasing each other, humor and curtness of our Wolf Sage. But this ...
May 9, 2009
A departure from the TV series. This time around, it focuses on Horo's tsundere dere side to Laurence. However, it doesn't mean that it doesn't have the educational theme of the TV series. We all know how much we love the medieval economics knowledge *sarcasm*.

Animation quality was almost unchanged from the TV series considering that this is an OVA. It's still Spice and Wolf.

It was an enjoyable watch so I gave it a good rating.

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Antanaru - Apr 30, 2009
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Aug 13, 2022 10:50 PM
Original short story this OVA was based on was released in English this month
Triplicity - Dec 17, 2012
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Dec 17, 2012 3:56 AM
when to watch?
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