Kure-nai OVA

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Synonyms: Kure-nai OAD, Kurenai OVA
Japanese: 紅 OVA


Type: OVA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 2, 2010 to Dec 3, 2010
Producers: Shueisha
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Brain's Base
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy
Theme: ChildcareChildcare
Duration: 29 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.801 (scored by 66796,679 users)
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Ranked: #51462
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Popularity: #5767
Members: 13,446
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A Kure-nai OVA featuring new character designs closer to the novel/manga.

Characters & Voice Actors


Ooyoshi, Makoto
Matsuo, Kou
Director, Sound Director, Episode Director, Script, Storyboard
Shibata, Katsunori
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Yamamoto, Yamato
Original Character Design


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Oct 8, 2018
I then watched the OVAs, thinking they would be similar, but they were completely different. The characters mostly have similar but noticeably different designs and similar but noticeably different personalities, with thee exceptions being that some have completely different personalities to the point of being unrecognizable at first, such as Lin. On top of that, there is a new character Kirihiko that just fits in with the rest of the group. Furthermore, the tone, atmosphere, style, etc. are all different being much more light hearted, wherein the main series felt rather dark. They also had a very different structure, focusing on random adventures with Murasaki ...
Dec 23, 2010
As an OVA, it's part of the Kure-nai franchise which includes the original light novels, a manga, and a 12-episode TV series.

These 2 episodes cover some day-to-day life of the high-schooler Kurenai Shinkurou. He's a dispute negotiator who is trained to use strong-arm tactics when necessary. And he's surrounded by women (of all ages) who make his life interesting.

Ideally, this is for people already familiar with the Kure-nai story. But if you're not familiar with it, you could try it out to see if you want to try the series, since it's pretty typical of content in the ...


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According to Jump SQ magazine March 2010 issue, a new OVA of Kure-nai was announced to be released on July 2nd. It will be bundled with the manga vol.5. The characte...read more

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