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Alternative Titles

Japanese: ラムネ


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 11, 2005 to Dec 27, 2005
Premiered: Fall 2005
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 02:00 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Visual novel
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.791 (scored by 1825218,252 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #52312
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3430
Members: 41,826
Favorites: 72

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Lamune tells the story of a boy named Kenji and his childhood friend Nanami. Although, everyone seems to know that they have a relationship, neither are determined to push it anymore than close friends. The story goes through flashbacks, explaining why they are such close friends and any action doesn't seem to push them apart, but draw them closer.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Takada, Jun
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Endou, Tetsuya
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Lamune-iro no Melody" by Mayu

Ending Theme

"Summer Vacation" by Ayumi Murata


Apr 29, 2008
Lamune is a Slice of Life, Romance, Comedy, Drama about a boy (Kenji) and girl (Nanami) who grew up together and lately have begun to have feelings for each other, but don’t admit to them. Nothing new about this childhood friend romantic set-up; but unlike similar anime that prefer to bombard us with drama, angst and romance, Lamune is more of a calm, relaxed series to go with the rural setting. Each episode tends to begin with a flashback, of some event in their childhood and then proceeds to relate it in some way to the story's present events. Yet with this being a ...
Feb 21, 2008
Story: Well the story is pretty normal. It's the perfect example of what real life in the country side is like. The series starts out pretty slow, basically explaining who the two main characters are, why they're so close, and how they first met. Gradually as you watch each episode you learn a little more about the two and their relationship, while also getting introduced to other friends. To be fair, wile starting this series, don't expect to be drawn in by drama, conflict, or a compelling story because this show has next to none at all. It's a simple story about two kids that ...
Jun 20, 2010
Mixed Feelings
"Lamune" – an ordinary "slice of life" story without magic, sci-fi or other elements, which usually try to raise various alike animes up in viewers eyes. For the biggest part of audience this anime will always be an average work that сan't express itself as an interesting project, containing something worth to see. However, the lack of individual features don't turn these series into a horrible unwatchable disaster, it's pretty enjoyable if you are a fan of the current genre and you are not scared to face its inherent components: easy to follow story containing a spoonful comedy and a drop of drama, incoherent ...

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