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Hyouka 

Houtarou is usually quite apathetic, however when his sister forces him to join the classic literature club at Kamiyama High School, his worldview begins to change. Once there, he discovers... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Yûichi Nakamura ...  Houtarou Oreki 23 episodes, 2012
Satomi Sato Satomi Sato ...  Eru Chitanda 23 episodes, 2012
Felecia Angelle ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Tia Lynn Ballard ...  Madori Yamanishi / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Dawn Michelle Bennett ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Morgan Berry ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Anthony Bowling Anthony Bowling ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Kira Buckland ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Jessica Cavanagh Jessica Cavanagh ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Amber Lee Connors ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Aaron Dismuke ...  Takeo Katsuta 23 episodes, 2012
Ricco Fajardo ...  Takeo Kaito 23 episodes, 2012
Ethan Gallardo Ethan Gallardo ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Adam Gibbs Adam Gibbs ...  Hotaro Oreki 23 episodes, 2012
Caitlin Glass ...  Tomoe Oreki 23 episodes, 2012
Jill Harris Jill Harris ...  Mayaka Ibara 23 episodes, 2012
Brad Hawkins ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Jean-Luc Hester Jean-Luc Hester ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Jerry Jewell ...  Muneyoshi Kugayama 23 episodes, 2012
Brittney Karbowski ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Jason Liebrecht ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
David Matranga ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Kristen McGuire ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Daman Mills ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Madeleine Morris Madeleine Morris ...  Eru Chitanda 23 episodes, 2012
Carli Mosier Carli Mosier ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Chris Niosi Chris Niosi ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Lisa Ortiz Lisa Ortiz ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Brina Palencia ...  Ayako Kochi 23 episodes, 2012
Phil Parsons ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Newton Pittman Newton Pittman ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Orion Pitts Orion Pitts ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Brandon Potter ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Dallas Reid Dallas Reid ...  Satoshi Fukube 23 episodes, 2012
Tyson Rinehart Tyson Rinehart ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Rachel Robinson ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Christopher Sabat ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Jad Saxton Jad Saxton ...  Kurako Eba 23 episodes, 2012
Lindsay Seidel ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Megan Shipman Megan Shipman ...  Yuri Konosu 23 episodes, 2012
Ian Sinclair ...  Masashi Togaito 23 episodes, 2012
Micah Solusod ...  Koreyuki Tani 23 episodes, 2012
Marcus D. Stimac Marcus D. Stimac ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
J. Michael Tatum ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Austin Tindle Austin Tindle ...  Additional Voices / ... 23 episodes, 2012
Alexis Tipton ...  Fuyumi Irisu 23 episodes, 2012
Dave Trosko Dave Trosko ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Sarah Wiedenheft Sarah Wiedenheft ...  Misaki Sawakiguchi 23 episodes, 2012
Lara Woodhull Lara Woodhull ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2012
Linda Young ...  Yoko Itoigawa 23 episodes, 2012
Apphia Yu Apphia Yu ...  Kaho Jumonji 23 episodes, 2012
Daisuke Sakaguchi ...  Satoshi Fukube 22 episodes, 2012
Ai Kayano ...  Mayaka Ibara 21 episodes, 2012
Asuka Konno Asuka Konno ...  Female Student / ... 13 episodes, 2012
Ichitarô Ai Ichitarô Ai ...  Male Student / ... 12 episodes, 2012
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Shiori Mikami Shiori Mikami ...  Iizuka (Manga Club Member) / ... 11 episodes, 2012
Eiji Miyashita Eiji Miyashita ...  Male Student / ... 10 episodes, 2012
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Houtarou is usually quite apathetic, however when his sister forces him to join the classic literature club at Kamiyama High School, his worldview begins to change. Once there, he discovers some information regarding an incident surrounding one of the members' uncle. Together with Eru Chitanda, an always-curious girl, this unassertive boy delves deeper into this mystery. Written by Mattias1

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Taglines:

Watashi kininarimasu! (I can't stop thinking about it / I'm curious)


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

14 April 2012 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Hyou-ka: You Can't Escape See more »

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Stereo | Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

First TV anime made by Kyoto Animation with a full 1080p standard in animation and post-production. See more »

Connections

Remade as Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Mikansei Stride
Lyrics by Saori Kodama
Music and Arrangement by Masato Nakayama
Performed by Saori Kodama
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A great work of art and story as it is always
12 January 2015 | by kasabianlinkinSee all my reviews

I've just watched this series in this New Year Day through an introduction of my sister, and I jumped right here after finishing it. The story is really great, maybe because I am an introverted person and I really find myself through the main character, Houtarou (not the investigate part, for sure :D). The way it got the viewers into the mysteries along with the series is just so exciting, though they are all just some a bit more-than-ordinary-stories that happened in a high- school student's everyday life, and all of their beautiful, innocent emotions. Also the work of art is just so good comparing to all manga anime I've watched. If you want to find sometime to relax and get some good-old-memories from your student time back, or even you are not, this is sure a good series to watch. Enjoy :)


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