Hourou Musuko

Alt titles: Wandering Son

TV (11 eps)
3.771 out of 5 from 2,182 votes
Rank #1,167

Shuichi Nitori is about to start middle school with a terrible secret: he wishes he were a girl and likes wearing their clothes. With the right outfit and his cute, effeminate looks, he is often able to convince people that he is someone else - or even something else. Unfortunately, although his best friend and object of affection, Takatsuki, accepts him as he is, she does not return Shuichi’s feelings. Moreover, school is an unforgiving place and Shuichi walks a fine line between liberating his true self and being labelled a freak by all his peers...

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Nakakumuro's avatar by Nakakumuro on Mar 23, 2011
Score: 8/10

Story (5/10)
Starting with the story, as transcieved from the Manga, it jumps around alot. As most animes stick close or completely leave the manga storyline, this Anime can not make up it's mind. Certain tracks of the story jump around, from introducing to one character to explaining another's background. As of right now, the story is rather uninteresting as opposed to the manga's storyline, which will... read more

wanderingson's avatar by wanderingson on Jan 15, 2011
Score: 10/10

EFF TO ALL THE HATERS. Please, no ignorance will be tolerated. I LOVE IT!  This is one of the greatest anime of all time.  The manga is awesome as well for revealing the reality of all types of societal issues.  All you have to do is google "Hourou Musuko" or "Wandering Son anime" and you will find enlightened reviewers praising this anime better than I ever will.  For... read more

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