ef - a tale of memories

TV (12 eps)
4.249 out of 5 from 9,528 votes
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In a high school setting, there are many people whose stories must be told: Hiro, an aspiring manga artist whose view of the world is "missing a certain color," according to himself; his childhood friend Kei, who is vying for his attention; Kyosuke, a photographer and cameraman who seeks to capture true emotion in his work; the ever-cheerful Miyako, who meets Hiro by chance and immediately becomes attached to him; the gentle Renji, unsure of his aspirations to become a novelist; and Kei's mysterious and quiet sister Chihiro, who seems to be a different person every day. As time passes and they interact with one another more, their paths increasingly intertwine as shades of regrettable pasts emerge.

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FalseDawn's avatar by FalseDawn on Apr 4, 2008
Score: 8/10

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On the surface, ef - a tale of memories seems to be your average romance anime series, featuring a range of characters forming relationships as they spiral awkwardly towards adulthood. Certainly, this series almost disappeared under the radar, and I only watched it on the recommendation of a fellow fansubber who was enjoying it himself. And I have to say, I'm glad I did.While ef - a tale of... read more

Omurqi's avatar by Omurqi on Jan 24, 2010
Score: 7.5/10

I have mixed feelings about this anime. On one hand, nearly everything about it is done superb, but somehow I just couldn’t get myself to care for the characters as much as they were aiming for. Story & Characters The story is split between two lines, each following a troubled love story involving one from a pair of twins. The two storylines play parallel to each other. Neither of the stories... read more

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ef - a tale of memories: Prologue OVA 2007 TBD
ef - a tale of melodies TV 2008 TBD
ef - a tale of melodies: Prologue DVD Special 2008 TBD
ef - a tale of memories: Recollections OVA 2008 Condensed Version

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ef - A Fairy Tale of the Two 2006 TBD

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