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OVA of Manga Utsurun Desu. Announced

by dtshyk
May 14, 2009 5:25 PM | 2 Comments
Yoshida Sensha's surrealism comedy manga "Utsurun Desu." was announced to get an anime adaptation. It will be released as a three-volume OVA series. The first volume will be released on August 21st.

Utsurun Desu. manga
Japanese internet slang "Nakanohito" was originated from Utsurundesu.

"Utsurun Desu." had been published in Big Comic Spirits from 1989 to 1994. It established "irrational joke manga" genre and brought about a paradigm shift in the notion of "gag" not only to the manga world but to the comedians, TV programs, and the copywriters.

Kawauso: Chafurin
Kappa: Noto Mamiko
Yamazaki-sensei: Seki Tomokazu
Michy: Nakahara Mai
Inuyama Tami: Wakamoto Norio
Beetle Saito-san: Takeyama Takanori (comedian, profile)

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It was an epoch making manga. All the Japanese in my generation got infected (Utsuru) with this.

May 14, 2009 7:38 PM by dtshyk

It looks promising. I've never read it before.

May 14, 2009 7:18 PM by BlackAssassin

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