Ano Natsu de Matteru
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Ano Natsu de Matteru

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Waiting in the Summer
Japanese: あの夏で待ってる


Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 11
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 27, 2012 to Dec 27, 2012
Genres: Drama Drama, Romance Romance, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Theme: Love Polygon Love Polygon
Serialization: Dengeki Daioh
Authors: Dokuta, Pepako (Art), I*Chi*Ka (Story)


Score: 7.111 (scored by 11241,124 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #70232
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5881
Members: 3,396
Favorites: 22

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Volumes: /3
Chapters: /11


When a group of friends decide to make a movie over a long summer holiday, they end up learning a little about filmmaking and a lot more about each other and themselves. What begins as a simple way to avoid the summer doldrums quickly turns into something much more complex, intimate and revealing, as the maturing relationships between the members of the young cast take on new, and sometimes very unexpected, turns.

(Source: Sentai Filmworks)



Feb 24, 2022
A short romance, mystery, summer, drama thing.
I think it’s trying a bit too hard to make something complex. Trying to do a Your Name type story, but in only 11 chapters.

The characters are bland if serviceable, the designs are kinda cute. The plot is, there. With such a short story there are only a few plot points that can be followed and one real twist that isn't that surprising. The characters aren't different or interesting enough to care.

The base premise of the story is interesting and if given more time it could have developed the story, world, and characters enough to ...
Apr 9, 2016
CAUTION: before reading this review, make sure to inform yourself about the way I rate manga, as my rating system differs from the one implemented by MyAnimeList. Thank you.

This review will be done completely spoiler free(stylistic devices will be adressed, but actual story content won't, so rest assured), therefore examples won't be given, but rather have to be deduced. Attentive readers will hopefully understand the points that I will be making throughout this review.

Characters: 1/10

The cast consists of a generic male main character, whose prevailing attributes are his kindness and shyness, his clichéd childhood friend of the opposite sex that happens to have a crush ...

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