Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei

Alt title: Tatami Galaxy

TV (11 eps)
4.388 of 5 from 3,124 votes
Rank #191

A man is miserable. Despite all his dreams of a “Rose-Colored Campus Life” filled with raven-haired maidens who dote on him, his social life is going nowhere. He has no girlfriend, his only good friend keeps getting him into trouble, and the circle he joined brings him no joy. So he tries again, and again, reliving his first two years of college life ad nauseum, making different decisions each time, having no recollection that he’s already done this all before. Will the man ever be satisfied with how his life turns out?

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VivisQueen Nov 5, 2010
Score 8/10

Director Masaaki Yuasa has a talent for capturing the post-modern twenty-something male ripe with paranoia and grossly ill-equipped to deal with adulthood. He did it before in the buoyant Mind Game, in which he taught us to love life, and he's done it again in Yojouhan Shinwa... read more

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roriconfan May 30, 2012
Score 9.5/10

Despite being seemingly yet another romantic school comedy, Tatami Galaxy is not one of the same crap you will forget a week after you complete it. There is a lot more going on in it than petty problems common people face every day. It is multi-layered, with hints of science fiction, psychological introspection, and even witty life lessons.

Unlike many series which are showing you something in the first... read more

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Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei Specials
  • DVD Special (3 eps)
  • 2010

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