Tohru Honda, a girl who lost her mother a long time ago. Tohru decides to live in a tent for protection. One day, Tohru was walking in the woods and she saw the Sohma house. What Tohru didn't know, is that the Sohma family are the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac! Later on, she grows closer to the Sohma family, and Tohru starts to see them as family. Written by
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Director Akitarô Daichi
and original author Natsuki Takaya
clashed quite often during production of the series. Takaya reportedly wanted a big name actor casted for the lead role, something Daichi usually does not like doing. Takaya also expressed issues with the animation director and character designer. See more
Look at that beautiful sky! See you later mom, take care of the house while I'm gone okay? I'll be back.
Performed by Ritsuko Okazaki
(Second Ending Theme) See more