TV (24 eps)
4.007 of 5 from 5,147 votes
Rank #880

The cheery Kobato Hanato is on a mission to heal people’s damaged hearts and gather the resulting “konpeito”; she must collect one hundred of these candy-shaped trophies in order for her deepest wish to be granted: to go to a certain place. Along the way, she’s accompanied by an ever-disgruntled, talking stuffed animal of a guardian named Ioryogi who scores her efforts, attempts to keep her on-track, and reminds her of the rule governing her task: she only has one year to fulfill her goal.

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Rhaynebow's avatar by Rhaynebow on Dec 9, 2012
Score 10/10

One of the most underrated animes EVER. After watching both seasons of Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicles and full-knowingly getting my heart smashed into a million pieces watching the OVAs, my heart finally had some closure with this heartwarming tale of girl and her wish.. STORY: Like I said before, Kobato is the tale about a girl's wish. The title character Kobato Hanato is such a girl. Obviously not of this... read more

Bloomster's avatar by Bloomster on Jul 13, 2016
Score 9/10

My anime reviews are always simple, short and straight-forward and is 100% spoilers-free.

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Additional Info: Be ready for some atomic bomb feels to be dropped on your house.

Ending Rating: 90%

Short Review: Kobato is an excellent mixture of comedy and drama. Make sure you have braced yourself for the feels. It'll show you what helping others truely... read more

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