Itazura na Kiss

Japanese name: Itazura na Kiss
Japanese name: イタズラな Kiss
English name: Playful Kiss
Dates: April 4, 2008-September 24, 2008 (April 5, 2008-September 25, 2008)
Broadcast time: Friday, 25:50-26:20 (Saturday, 1:50-2:20 am)
Number of episodes: 25
Animation Studio: Tokyo Movie Shinsha (TMS)
Production Company:
Broadcaster: Chubu-Nippon Broadcasting Company (CBC), Tokyo Broadcast System (TBS)
Creator(s): Kaoru Tada (manga)
Series Director: Osamu Yamazaki
Episode Director(s):
Planning: Yukako Shimizu (series composition), Minoru Mizoguchi
Art Director: Hiroki Matsumoto
Art Design: Kayoko Nishi (color design), Naoko Satou (color design)
Character Designer(s): Kazuhiro Soeta, Maki Fujioka
Animator(s): Shuichi Ohkubo (director), Ichizo Kobayashi (director)< Chol Young Hee (director), Jung Gee Hee (director), Kazuma Uike (director), Hiroki Ikeshita (director), Hiroto Kato (director), Kim Boo Young (director)
Sound: Yukio Nagasaki (director), Tomokazu Mitsui (effects)
Voice Actors
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Genre(s): comedy, romance, teenagers, high school
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Note(s): To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Itazura na Kiss go to the Chronology of Animation.
Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

Last update: February 21, 2009
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