Golden Boy

OVA (6 eps)
4.138 of 5 from 12,149 votes
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Having recently dropped out of law school, where he had finished the graduation requirements but didn't actually graduate, Kintaro Oe is on a new self-driven quest for knowledge. His adventures will lead him to a variety of workplaces including a computer firm, noodle shop, and even an animation studio, where his seemingly perverse attitude always tends to get him into trouble with the opposite sex. The moral of the story? Study! Study! Study!

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sothis's avatar by sothis on Jan 9, 2005
Score: 6.7/10

Golden Boy follows the story of Kintaro, a 25 year old man who dropped out of school because he finished early. On a quest for knowledge, Kintaro decides to become employed in a variety of jobs, to learn everything he can about the world. Each episode takes him to a new profession, as well as a new girl, and new challenges to overcome.

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jake23482's avatar by jake23482 on Apr 1, 2015
Score: 8/10

The first anime I ever watched back in 6th opened a lot of doors, and it was a blast. The protagonist has a wide range of emotions and facial expressions that will keep you floored laughing. Great for those days when you need a smile. read more

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