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Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo

Alt titles: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

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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...

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Manga Name Year Relation More Info
The Girl Who Runs Through Time 2003 TBD
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time 2006 TBD
Name Role
Yoshiyuki SADAMOTO Character Design
Mamoru HOSODA Director
Kiyoshi YOSHIDA Music
Jungo MARUTA Producer
Shinichiro INOUE Producer

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Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo vivafruit 9/10 Aug 1, 2007
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time vivafruit 9/10 Aug 1, 2007

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Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo FullmetalCowboy24 8.7/10 Oct 17, 2013
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time FullmetalCowboy24 8.7/10 Oct 17, 2013
Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo PhdInCartoons 8/10 Mar 13, 2013
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Cencoroll

Cencoroll
  • Movie (1 ep x 30 min)
  • 2009

Rumors have it that a monster has appeared over the city, and Yuki would love to catch a glimpse! However, she soon discovers something even more fascinating: a boy named Tetsu not only knows of the monsters, he has a monster pet of his own named Cenco! Yuki is delighted to meet such a creature and tags along with Tetsu to find out more, but soon the two find themselves in the middle of a dangerous conflict with another monster that threatens them and bystanders alike!

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valondar

If nothing else, these two works are strikingly similar in tone, visual style, and character design - they seem almost born for each other. The low-key, naturalistic depiction of teens is something of a similar mindset. That both also have a sci-fi element is notable - however, Cencoroll is all about the sci-fi action (however peculiarly so); while The Girl Who Leapt Through Time uses a non-action sci-fi concept as an integral force to its low key and very human drama.

These are rather major differences to take into consideration; but the works just feel so tonally similar to me I feel obliged to cross recommend them.

chuckylover911

Both animes are very fun because of the animation styles and charector development! You will instantly fall in love with the charectors and become absorbed into the movie! full of Drama and action! I highly recommend either one these confusingly fun movies!

Lovely Complex

Lovely Complex

Lovely Complex is a story of a boy and a girl. The girl, Koizumi Risa, is much taller than the average Japanese girl; and the boy, Atsushi Otani, is much shorter than the average Japanese boy. Due to their immense difference in size and constant bickering with each other, the duo is unwillingly the school’s comic relief. As Risa and Otani continue to provide endless laughter for the masses, their friendship develops; and with that, so does Risa’s feelings for Otani...

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fizrox

What those two have in common is the issue of long being unaware of someone's feelings, and after realising them, coping with what future brings.

yuujin

Funny school romance including love triangles - that's how I will describe both: Lovely complex and Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo. Main characters are shy and overthrown with everyday activities so basicly they don't notice their love at first. They are just friends and only in sometime friendship starts to grow to something more.

Millennium Actress

Millennium Actress
  • Movie (1 ep x 90 min)
  • 2001

What starts as a simple interview of a legendary actress becomes a journey through the history of Japan. But this is no ordinary lesson; from the perspective of this actress, we learn of the beauty and sadness of love, the pain and regret and joy of the Japanese people and their film, through this film: Millennium Actress.

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Himitsu

Both Millennium Actress and Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo are excellent movies with great direction. Both movies are about a chase to fulfill a dream and there's a sprinkle of romance involved. It's just a hunch that you'll enjoy one if you like the other. Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo deals with time travel, and therefore the storyline is exciting to follow. Millennium Actress had the most touching ending that left me to tears.

KittyEmperor

Okay so I'm just going to come straight out and say it there are several things that is different between The Girl Who Leapt Through Time and Millennium Actress.  While The Girl Who Leapt Through Time is more of sci-fi thing about time travel and Millennium Actress is more about looking back on a certain actresses life.  What they both do have in common is that they both are kind of about doing things in pursuit of one's dreams whatever they may be.  Though The Girl Who Leapt Through Time focuses more on the romance side of things Millennium Actress does have some elements of romance.

Ocean Waves

Ocean Waves
  • TV Special (1 ep x 72 min)
  • 1993

Ocean Waves is a coming of age tale centered around Taku, an ordinary high school student, his best friend Matsuno, and Rukiko, a reserved outcast who has caught Matsuno's eye. While bounds of friendship are tested, unlikely relationships grow and flourish in this made for television movie.

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valondar

Both of these are positively charming slice-of-life high school romantic anime, with likeable characters with a pleasant blend of humour and drama that feel quite similar. While The Girl Who Leapt Through Time also has a science fiction aspect, I think someone who enjoyed one will appreciate the other.

eaper

Both of these series are, although they don't seem to be on the surface, rather romantic. Beyond that, they are slice of life school stories with a touch of comedy.

Toradora!

Toradora!

Ryuuji Takasu has an eventful life: his classmates think he's a delinquent due to his 'killer' eyes; his crush Minori seems ever out of reach; and he’s just had an unfortunate encounter with 'palm-sized Taiga' – a feisty and dainty wench in his class. With different cleaning habits and tempers, the two clash like night and day; that is, except for the fact that Taiga and Ryuuji have crushes on the other's good friend! With school rumors abounding, the duo must now work together to play matchmaker for each other. Who will end up with their true love?

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DeathCrunch

Two slice of life comdies and both love stories centered around the moral decicion.

To say what you want to say and achieve you own happiness or to say what you think you should to make others happy.

eaper

If you liked Toki wo Kakeru Shouju, you will definitely enjoy Toradora! They both are rather comedic comedies that deal with the main characters coming to terms with their feelings and how to deal with them.