List Titles with Original Concept - YOSHIZUMI Wataru

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Handsome Girl Watch See Handsome na Kanojo

Handsome na Kanojo
Watch 15 year old Mio Nagiwara has been an actress since she was a child, enjoys it, and considers it just "a matter of routine". Then one day she meets a strange boy who gives her a frank, knowledgeable and not particularly flattering assessment of her skills. It turns out that her critic, Kumagai Ichiya, is an old acquaintance of Mio's best friend, and an aspiring film director. He introduces her to the concept of "Handsome Women"--those who are "cool, sophisticated and imposing". Ichiya has been looking for just such a girl, and despite his earlier comments, thinks Mio might be just the one. As they work together, with Ichiya seemingly interested only in her potential as an actress, Mio can't help thinking "I wish he'd notice me"...

Marmalade Boy
Rent Marmalade Boy begins when Miki Koishikawa's parents decided to go to Hawaii. They fell in love again with another couple by the name of "Matsuura" and decided to exchange partners with them. Miki was informed by her parents that they would be getting a divorce and marry again. She also learned that the couple her parents were intending to exchange partners with had a son named Yuu Matsuura. Now, not only does Miki have to deal with two sets of parents but her sudden feelings for Yuu... (Synopsis is provided courtesy of

Marmalade Boy (1995)
Watch A prelude to Marmalade Boy the TV series. Yuu remembers the day when his parents decided to divorce each other and remarry with another married couple. Troubled by the news, Yuu decides to take a walk, on which he spots a girl he falls in love with at first sight. He decides to follow this unaware girl and falls more in love with her. However he discovers who the girl really is...she's the daughter of his parents' new lovers.
Marmalade Boy - The Movie Watch See Marmalade Boy (1995)
Ultra Maniac Buy See Ultra Maniac TV

Ultra Maniac OAV

Ayu Tateishi is a very popular, athletic girl at school. Nina Sakura isn't popular and in addition to admiring Ayu, she has a secret -- she's a mahou shoujo! When Ayu finds Nina's missing mahou PDA, Nina decides to reward her in her upcoming tennis match against a member of the boy's tennis club. Oh the hilarity of it all!

Ultra Maniac TV
Buy Nina Sakura is a girl from a realm known as the Magic Kingdom. Here, magic is the norm, but sadly, Nina isn't very good with magic. So her grandfather arranges for her to come to Earth (and specifically Japan) to study and to try to improve her magic skills. Here she befriends the very popular Ayu Tatesishi whom she soon reveals her secret identity to, that of a magic girl. Together with fellow (male) friends and classmates Kaji-kun and Tsujia-kun, this foursome embarks on a year of adventure, fun, study, and even romance at their middle school. All the while, Nina must contend with fellow magic girl Maya on a quest to collect the five magical 'Holy Stones'.
ウルトラマニアック OVA Buy See Ultra Maniac OAV
ママレード・ボーイ Rent See Marmalade Boy
ママレード・ボーイ (1995) Watch See Marmalade Boy (1995)

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