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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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Series cast summary:
...  Satoru Fujinuma (29-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
Shinnosuke Mitsushima ...  Satoru Fujinuma (29-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
...  Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
Minami Takayama ...  Sachiko Fujinuma 12 episodes, 2016
...  Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) 12 episodes, 2016
...  Gaku Yashiro 10 episodes, 2016
...  Sachiko Fujinuma 10 episodes, 2016
Mitsuru Miyamoto ...  Gaku Yashiro / ... 10 episodes, 2016
...  Kayo Hinazuki 10 episodes, 2016
...  Hiromi Sugita 9 episodes, 2016
Ayaka Nanase ...  Osamu 9 episodes, 2016
...  Kayo Hinazuki 9 episodes, 2016
...  Osamu 8 episodes, 2016
Yukitoshi Kikuchi ...  Kazu 8 episodes, 2016
Akari Kitô ...  Hiromi Sugita 8 episodes, 2016
Erica Mendez ...  Kenya Kobayashi 8 episodes, 2016
You Taichi ...  Kenya Kobayashi 8 episodes, 2016
Bobby Thong ...  Kazu 8 episodes, 2016
...  Akemi Hinazuki 6 episodes, 2016
Jade Dennis ...  Additional Voices 5 episodes, 2016
...  Misato 5 episodes, 2016
...  Airi Katagiri 5 episodes, 2016
...  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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masterpiece
19 February 2016 | by See all my reviews

up till this point i have not bothered having an account on IMDb, but after seeing this anime i just had to make make a review, its just that good!

the plot keeps you on the edge of your toes the whole time while the protagonist tries to change the unfortunate events from the past and present. the character development is amazing and you grow more and more attached to the characters as the time moves toward the darker and terrible events. There are moment in the anime which are utterly heartwrenching and other which make you feel happily warm inside. The music is just fantastic and sets the mood where it needs to be while also using silence to great effect.

The similar themed anime called steins gate was a damn near perfect series, but Boku dake ga Inai Machi is just THAT much better.

i give it 10 out of 10 a must watch for every anime fan with a taste for mature and thoughtprovoking plots.


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