Makoto Konno is a somewhat foolish and tomboyish high school student who spends most of her time hanging out with her two male friends. Things change one day when she suddenly gains the ability to leap through time! At first, she uses her newfound ability to do things such as preventing her sister from stealing her dessert, cheating on a test, and singing Karaoke for 10 hours. However, the small alterations she makes to the timeline turn out to have unforeseen consequences that snowball into dramatic and lethal situations for her and those around her...
At its core, Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo is really just a standard shoujo slice-of-life show. There’s the plucky, cheerful protagonist, there’s the myriad of possible romances just waiting to bloom, and of course there’s the lazy summer afternoons spent loafing around in idyllic Japanese suburbia. The closest analogue is most likely... read more
I aniticipated watching this for a while. I'm not sure why. Maybe the story line just appealed to me and I got hooked. So I found myself watching it tonight and I gotta say I was very impressed. It was captivating, funny, sweet and such a good story. My only problem would probably be the ending. Gah! Why did it have to end like that? It was sweet but...frustrating I suppose. Anyways, overall, I really liked it... read more
|The Girl Who Runs Through Time||2003|
|The Girl Who Leapt Through Time||2006|