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Boku dake ga inai machi 

29 year old Satoru Fujinuma is sent back in time 18 years to prevent the events leading to his mother's death, which began with a series of kidnappings in his 5th grade year.
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 Satoru Fujinuma (29-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
Shinnosuke Mitsushima ...
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 Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
Minami Takayama ...
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 Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
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 Gaku Yashiro 10 episodes, 2016
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 Sachiko Fujinuma 10 episodes, 2016
Mitsuru Miyamoto ...
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Christine Marie Cabanos ...
 Hiromi Sugita 9 episodes, 2016
Ayaka Nanase ...
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Yukitoshi Kikuchi ...
Akari Kitô ...
Erica Mendez ...
 Kenya Kobayashi 8 episodes, 2016
You Taichi ...
Bobby Thong ...
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 Akemi Hinazuki 6 episodes, 2016
Jade Dennis
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 Airi Katagiri 5 episodes, 2016
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 Jun 'Yuuki' Shiratori 5 episodes, 2016
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Struggling manga author Satoru Fujinuma is beset by his fear to express himself. However, he has a supernatural ability of being able to prevent deaths and casualties by being sent back in time before an incident occurrs, repeating time until it is prevented. One day, he gets involved in a catastrophic affair that turns him into a criminal. Desperate to prevent the incident, he gets sent back in time only to find himself as a grade-schooler. Satoru brings himself to a new journey; using his abilty to prevent the past from changing into a deplorable future.

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The Town Without Me  »

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The opening theme song "Re:Re" by Asian Kung-Fu Generation wasn't written for the show specifically but licensed for the show instead, while not unheard of it is rather unusual. See more »

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[repeated line]
Kayo Hinazuki: Are you stupid?
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Version of Bokudake ga Inai Machi (2017) See more »

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Erased (Boku Dake Ga Inai Machi) Anime Review
15 January 2016 | by See all my reviews

Anime is simply amazing...In less words.It has a great plot and the in very first episode you will love the main character and his uniqueness.While watching anime you will be getting the feeling of watching a movie this the first i've seen which delivers that.There are scenes which will make at the edge of the seat before you know it.The voice actor of the protagonist (Shinnosuke Mitsushima) was his debut and he nailed it and he deserves a special applause.This anime will keep your mind in the story till the end of the episode and that's a big thing.It has great opening and ending song even though i don't understand Japanese the songs are good to hear.Their are no negatives i can point out in the anime.Art is great and it has nice background music.Anime overall is a must watch anime if you are looking for something good!! there hasn't been anime like this in a while..Must watch! :-)


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