The series tells the story of Keitarō Urashima and his attempts to find the girl with whom he made a childhood promise to enter Tokyo University.The manga was licensed for an English-language release in North America and the United Kingdom by Tokyopop, in Australia by Madman Entertainment, and in Singapore by Chuang Yi.
The anime series, special, and OVA were licensed for release in North America by Bandai Entertainment.
In July 2007, the license was acquired by Funimation, who released a boxset of the television series in February 2009.
Keitaro, Naru, and all their friends are back in an animated series based after both the specials.
Keitaro's still trying to get Naru, but he isn't the only one. See full summary » Keitaro fell asleep during his Tokyo U exam.
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One day he is attempting to order a pizza over the phone (...The series is also licensed in Australia by Madman Entertainment and in the United Kingdom by MVM Films.The series has proved extremely popular around the world, both commercially and critically.Years later, Keitaro has failed his entrance exam twice, and his parents refuse to support him any longer.His grandmother gives him refuge and employment as caretaker of her inn, which just happens to serve as a female dormitory.(This is not explained in the series, though.) Additionally, it is common usage in Japanese to refer to an older (but not elderly) woman with whom you are familiar as "aunt" regardless of your actual blood relation to her; similarly, elderly women are respectfully referred to as "grandmother" regardless of blood relationship or lack thereof. This series follows the exploits of a clumsy boy who inadvertently becomes the manager of an all-girl apartment building.