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Hatsukoi Monster

Hatsukoi Monster

Synopsis: The Kaho Nikaidou freshman is of an influential family and, as such, no one has ever said that nothing is intended for her remotely for fear of incurring her family's wrath. Wishing to be close to people who do not treat her as special because of her formation, she leaves home to live in a dorm for her new school year. Soon after arriving, Kaho accidentally enters traffic and is saved by a tall and beautiful stranger. When she asks his name, he tells her that she is strange and walks away. Finally knowing the only person to say a cruel word to her, Kaho falls upside down to her Savior.

After meeting her rescuer once again and finding that his name is Kanade Takahashi, she confesses her love to him. Kanade says she would like them to be a couple, but Kaho may not want to date after she discovered her secret. For his shock, Kaho discovers the surprising truth: Kanade is a fifth grade student!

Deciding she can't date a fifth -grade student, Kaho intends to end with him. But as she spends more time with Kanade, she starts taking care of him even more and still dating. Hatsukoi Monster follows Kaho's first steps in love with Kanade, his immature but kind boyfriend of fifth grade.

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- Information
- Trailer/OP
- Curiosities
- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
- Meaning
- Related


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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Hatsukoi Monster
  • Anime Name in Japanese: 初恋モンスター
  • Anime Name in English: First Love Monster
  • Other names: HaMi

Production information

  • Producers: Kodansha, AT-X, DAX Production, KlockWorx, Sony Music Communications, King Records
  • Licensors: Funimation
  • Studios: Studio Deen

Anime Information

  • Type: TV
  • Episodes: 12
  • Date: 42553 - September 17, 2016 - Saturdays at 2300 (JST)
  • Genres: comedy, romance
  • Subjects: Escola
  • Target: Shoujo

Anime Reviews

  • note: 5.501
  • Popularity: 38774

Video Trailer/Opening

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Hatsukoi Monster": 

  • Hatsukoi Monster's manga was written and illustrated by Akira Hiyoshimaru and was serialized in the 2013 Kodansha magazine
  • Hatsukoi Monster's anime was produced by Deen studio and directed by Takayuki Inagaki.
  • The anime aired in Japan from July to September 2016 and consisted of 12 episodes.
  • Hatsukoi Monster's English title is "First Love Monster".
  • The story revolves around Kaho Nikaido, a 15 -year -old girl who falls in love with a 10 -year -old boy named Kanade Takahashi.
  • The anime is classified as a romantic comedy and is known for its eccentric mood and peculiar characters.
  • Hatsukoi Monster's manga was nominated for the Kodansha Manga Award in the Shoujo category in
  • The anime was broadcast in several countries, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.
  • The anime's opening theme is "Innocent" by Shouta Aoi, while the closing theme song is "Kimi Ni Sasageru Emblem" by Kaji Yuki and Takuya Eguchi.
  • The anime is based on a manga of the same name, which was first published in
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Main Characters

Below is the main characters of: "Hatsukoi Monster"With your voice actors and a brief description of the character: 

  • Kaho Nikaido (Yui Horie) - A high school student who falls in love with a 5 -year -old boy younger than her.
  • Kanade Takahashi (Takuya Eguchi) - The 5 -year -old boy younger than Kaho, who is extremely mature for his age.
  • Tomu Kaneko (Yoshimasa Hosoya) - A Kanade friend who is also interested in Kaho.
  • Kazuo Noguchi (Takahiro Sakurai) - Kaho's older brother, who is extremely protective with her.
  • Munemitsu Makurazaki (Kaito Ishikawa) - A friend of Kanade and took that he is in love with Kaho.
  • ATSUSHI Taga (Yoshitsugu Matsuoka) - A friend of Kanade and took that he is in love with Munemitsu.

Summary and events

  1. Kaho Nikaido moves to Tokyo to study at an elite school.
  2. She ends up getting lost and is helped by Kanade Takahashi, a handsome and kind boy.
  3. Kaho finds that Kanade is an elementary school student, although he seems older.
  4. She ends up moving to Kanade's house and her family, which is made up of other beautiful and eccentric boys.
  5. Kaho finds that Kanade is in love with her and decides to give the relationship a chance.
  6. She struggles to deal with age difference and Kanade's lack of emotional maturity.
  7. Kaho meets other characters, such as Kanade's older brother, Tomu, and Kanade's childhood friend Arashi.
  8. Kaho and Kanade face various obstacles in their relationship, including Kaho's parents' disapproval and the interference of other characters.
  9. In the end, Kaho and Kanade can overcome their problems and stay together.

What happens in the end?

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Games, Movies, OVAs and Specials

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Meaning of Hatsukoi Monster

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  • 初恋 (hatsukoi) - first love
  • モンスター (monsutaa) - monster
The name of the anime "Hatsukoi Monster" refers to a monster who is the protagonist's first love, a girl named Kaho Nikaido. The monster in question is a boy named Kanade Takahashi, who is younger than her and has a peculiar personality. The story revolves around the relationship between Kaho and Kanade, and how they deal with the differences of age and personality.

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FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Hatsukoi Monster has a total of 12 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.
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