1-gatsu ni wa Christmas

Christmas in January

What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Ichigatsu ni wa Christmas
Japanese: 1月にはChristmas
English: Christmas in January
More titles


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 21, 1991
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Magic Bus
Source: Manga
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Duration: 45 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 5.411 (scored by 932932 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #118602
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #11381
Members: 2,024
Favorites: 1


Ranked #11860Popularity #11381Members 2,024
Add to My List
Episodes: /1


During a snowy day just before Christmas, Mizuki Tateno, a girl with a twisted personality, moves into the house next door to university student Fujioka Junsho.
Mizuki says "I hate Christmas". Why does she hate Christmas? Why does she have to live alone in a big house? An incident occurs right after Christmas and Mizuki's past is revealed.

(Source: Wikipedia, translated and edited)

Characters & Voice Actors


Dezaki, Tetsu
Okazaki, Ritsuko
Theme Song Performance
Wakabayashi, Atsushi
Key Animation
Komai, Kazuya
Key Animation


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
No opening themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an opening theme here.

Ending Theme

"Fuyu no nai Calendar" by Ritsuko Okazaki


Dec 25, 2017
It is always tricky to find a balanced Christmas themed production to approach, all mediums taken together. For an amazing one such as "A Nightmare Before Christmas" there are plenty of atrocities creeping in the shadows like "Santa with Muscle" or "Santa & the Martians", which would make the tales of this shamelessly eggnog guzzling uncle of yours sound perfectly grounded...

There are many trends under which these belong to, split into two categories: firstly, the Western ones. They mainly attach importance to what is commonly branded as the "spirit of Christmas". They are either Family or Romance shows revolving around hackneyed themes such as the ...
Dec 26, 2021
Mixed Feelings
Hey all! Merry Christmas everyone! Today on this lovely holiday I have taken it upon myself to review an anime that has something to do with Christmas, so here it is!

Story/Plot - 6 - It feels like your typical shoujo story, and surprisingly, despite Christmas being in the title, the story doesn't really have anything to do with Christmas, as it doesn't use it as the foundation or main driving force for its narrative but rather something extra for the plotline. It's more so centered around romance, like your typical shoujo. However, what's interesting here is that even if it is themed as being a ...

Interest Stacks

16 Entries · 4 Restacks
50 Entries · 30 Restacks
50 Entries · 10 Restacks


Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Ichigatsu ni wa Christmas Episode 1 Discussion
OriharaShinra - Jan 31, 2019
6 repliesby ina6_- »»
May 16, 2023 7:20 PM