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Love Hina

Love Hina


15 years ago, a young boy, Urashima Keitaro, made a promise with a girl that they will enter Toudai (Tokyo University) and find happiness together. 15 years after, he has failed his second retake of the Toudai entrance exams.

One morning he receives a call from his grandmother, Urashima Hina, to go to Hinata Lodge, the same place Keitaro had made the promise with the girl 15 years back. Upon arriving, to his surprise (or shock) Hinata Lodge is no longer an inn, but is now a all-girls dormitory. To make matters worse, he was made the manager of the dormitory against the disapproval's of all the tenants.

Love Hina is an anime based on the popular manga of the same name created by mangaka Ken Akamatsu.

There were 25 episodes produced for the animated television series. The story is fairly consistent from episode 1 to 24, where it rises to a climax. Episode 25 begins anew the second half of the story. However this episode is the final episode of the television series. Most viewers feel confused about the newly-began-and-left-unfinished story arc, and also confused about why there was no true resolution to the earlier portion of the series.

While the 25th episode may seem an unexpected and unnatural adjunct to the plot, it is because it was meant to be the first episode of another series of 24, which would have generally rounded out the story of the series. The reason that no more episodes beyond 25 were produced is because the production company unexpectedly ran out of budget to continue it.

Two Love Hina specials have been made. The first one, Chrismas Special - Silent Eve, hit the Japanese market in 2000. The second one, called Spring Special - I wish Your Dream, was released next year in 2001.

For the finalle, a sequel was made containing 3 episodes, called Love Hina Again.
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Episode Info

Final: S02-Special -- Love Hina Spring Special - I wish Your Dream (Apr/01/2001) [Special Runtime: 45 Min.]



Cast
Yuuji Ueda (1)Yuuji Ueda (1)
voiced Keitaro Urashima
Yui HorieYui Horie
voiced Naru Narusegawa
Junko NodaJunko Noda
voiced Mitsune "Kitsune" Konno
Masayo KurataMasayo Kurata
voiced Shinobu Maehara
Megumi HayashibaraMegumi Hayashibara
voiced Haruka Urashima
Reiko TakagiReiko Takagi
voiced Kaolla Su
Satsuki YukinoSatsuki Yukino
voiced Mutsumi Otohime
Yasunori MatsumotoYasunori Matsumoto
voiced Noriyasu Seta
Yumiko KobayashiYumiko Kobayashi
voiced Sarah McDougal
Yuu AsakawaYuu Asakawa
voiced Motoko Aoyama

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DragoStefaN

Reviews: 2
Rating: 2 likes, 0 dislikes

“Have you heard? It's said that if two people in love go to Toudai, they'll find happiness!” Read more

Review posted on Thursday, February 8th 2007 at 3:58 am

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Producer: Yoshiaki Iwasaki
Associate Producer: Kouichi Sugitani, Yoshiaki Iwasaki, Takeshi Shudo
Editor: Yayoi Ohtake
Music: Koichi Korenaga
Costume Designer: Shinichi Yamaoka
Director of Photography: Fumio Hirokawa, Katsutoshi Hirose
Art Director: Hachidai Takayama
Character Designer: Makoto Uno

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Seasons

Warning: Love Hina guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Animation
Genre: Anime | Comedy | Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: TV Tokyo ( Japan)
Language: Japanese
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: April, 2000
Ended: January, 2002
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