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Orenchi no Furo Jijou
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Promotional Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UwNPQwkSSvY

Synopsis

Tatsumi is a high school boy who lives by himself. However, a devastatingly handsome merman named Wakasa moves into the bathtub in Tatsumi's home. Wakasa is a bit self-centered but cute, while Tatsumi is cool but a busybody.


News
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-05-13/4-panel-merman-manga-orenchi-no-furo-jijo-gets-tv-anime

Other Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Not yet aired
Aired: Oct 6, 2014 to ?
Producers: Asahi Production
Genres: Comedy, Fantasy, Shoujo
Duration: Unknown
Rating: None



I think there's like 10 or something chapters out for the manga. It's basically a comedy series using everyday gags (mixed with fantasy tropes) with a tone that is similar to slice of life. Anyways, expect this to be a short with the time slot there and station.
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Posted 9/30/14
so this is basically a BL anime?
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Posted 9/30/14 , edited 10/20/14

bernardwheelerjr wrote:

so this is basically a BL anime?


No, it's slice of life + Fantasy/Shoujo with comedy.
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Posted 9/30/14
Shortened name: Orefuro
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Posted 9/30/14
No.
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Posted 9/30/14
I'll give this show a look, but it's not likely to stick around for me seeing how fall is usually a busy time for me. That said, at least I found some BL goodness last season with Love Stage, so I'll keep my mind open about it.
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Posted 10/6/14
Episode 1

So this is actually a short and given the studio, I should have figured as much. Anyway, so that's how the merman took up residence in the bathtub being found in the river. Given that he's from the sea that it's no wonder he wants clean water in the tub. Well, at least it's short, so I guess I might watch more of this for now.
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Posted 10/6/14
Well, that was .......unusual.

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Posted 10/6/14
Thank god this is only a short, what the hell would they have done for 24 minutes?
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Posted 10/6/14
I think I'll watch this series for the opening song.
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Posted 10/6/14

Charlieandthetrollingfactory wrote:

Thank god this is only a short, what the hell would they have done for 24 minutes?


Well, he does have a rubber duckie... that's hours of entertainment, right there! ^_^

I was kinda wondering what the story would be, too, since that dramatic OP made me think it was a normal length episode hehe!
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Posted 10/6/14

Iskandos wrote:


Charlieandthetrollingfactory wrote:

Thank god this is only a short, what the hell would they have done for 24 minutes?


Well, he does have a rubber duckie... that's hours of entertainment, right there! ^_^


Can't blame you. A rubber duckie in a pink bath would surprisingly keep a person company. XD

I thought it was really fun, despite it being a 4-10 minute series. Thankfully, I dealt with such shows like this (Wooser's Hand-to-Mouth Life for example, which was very good IMO).
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Posted 10/6/14
Before going to buy him a hamburger, Tatsumi should ask what did he eat when he was at the river.
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Posted 10/6/14
If someone finds the full OP for this, please quote me.
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