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...
I've read a number of reviews for this anime, and it seems that either you love it or you are quite indifferent to it. I must say that I'm in the middle. I'm not overly enthusiastic about it, but on the other hand I wouldn't consider it a waste of time. If you are into the more thought-provoking, slow-paced and realistic anime. It's a slice of life anime, with a slow pace and a school setting. What's... read more
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
|Hourou Musuko Specials||DVD Special||2011||TBD|
|Wandering Son||2002||Original Manga|