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Negima! 

Mahô sensei Negima! (original title)
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Negi Springfield is only 10 years old, but he is trying to become a wizard(Magister Magi) but he was sent to Japan for training, despite the protests from his sister. The principal, who was... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Greg Ayres ...  Negi Springfield / ... 26 episodes, 2005
Luci Christian ...  Asuna Kagurazaka 26 episodes, 2005
Samantha Inoue Harte ...  Tsukuyomi 26 episodes, 2005
Laura Bailey ...  Evangeline A.K. McDowell / ... 25 episodes, 2005
Monica Rial ...  Konoka Konoe / ... 24 episodes, 2005
Leah Clark ...  Nodoka Miyazaki 23 episodes, 2005
Colleen Clinkenbeard ...  Shizuna Minamoto / ... 22 episodes, 2005
Brina Palencia ...  Yue Ayase 22 episodes, 2005
Jamie Marchi ...  Haruna Saotome 18 episodes, 2005
Kate Oxley Kate Oxley ...  Makie Sasaki 18 episodes, 2005
Alison Viktorin Alison Viktorin ...  Fuka Narutaki / ... 18 episodes, 2005
Caitlin Glass ...  Chachamaru Karakuri / ... 17 episodes, 2005
Cynthia Cranz ...  Fei Ku 16 episodes, 2005
Mark Stoddard ...  Professor Takahata 15 episodes, 2005
Chris Cason ...  Chamo / ... 14 episodes, 2005
Gwendolyn Lau Gwendolyn Lau ...  Kakizaki Misa / ... 14 episodes, 2005
Adam Rice Adam Rice ...  Ako Izumi 14 episodes, 2005
Randy Tallman Randy Tallman ...  Dean Konoe 13 episodes, 2005
Amber Cotton ...  Yuna Akashi 12 episodes, 2005
Clarine Harp ...  Kaede Nagase 12 episodes, 2005
Jenny Phagan ...  Additional Voices / ... 12 episodes, 2005
Majken Kunishima Majken Kunishima ...  Natsumi Murakami / ... 11 episodes, 2005
Amy Rosenthal Amy Rosenthal ...  Chizuru Naba 11 episodes, 2005
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Negi Springfield is only 10 years old, but he is trying to become a wizard(Magister Magi) but he was sent to Japan for training, despite the protests from his sister. The principal, who was a friend of his grandfather, assigned him to be the homeroom teacher and English instructor of middle school which is an all girls school. And the class is full of girls, with "special" characteristics, like one being a vampire, another a ghost, another a robot, and others being athletes and bookworms. Negi puts a lot of good will towards everyone and works hard to teach them, and even though most of the girls are very friendly with him, they see him more as a kid to have fun with instead of a respectful instructor, except a few of them, that hate the concept of him being a teacher, one of them is an anti-social computer nerd and the other is a hard worker who had a crush on the previous teacher, and to make matters worse, she found out about Negi, and his magic. Think of it as a Harry Potter meets... Written by Anonymous

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Magic has mishaps... Add girls and it's mayhem! See more »


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Trivia

Nodoka literally means "quiet", and "calm", which are traits of Nodoka. See more »

Quotes

Ayaka Yukihiro: Good morning, Negi-sensei, welc...
[slides]
Class 2-A: Good morning, class rep!
Ayaka Yukihiro: What are you all doing here?
Asuna Kagurazaka: We're guardians, guardians. If we let Negi go alone, we don't know what you'd do to him.
Ayaka Yukihiro: Asuna, I'll kill you!
Asuna Kagurazaka: I accept that challenge!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits you see the phrase "Bonam Noctem Tibi". It is Latin for Good Night. See more »

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Featured in AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005) See more »

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I still haven't decided on whether I like this anime or not.
31 October 2006 | by shhhspeakerSee all my reviews

At first I expected something like "Azumanga Daioh" or "Love Hina", something lacking in dialogue but packing in fun. They introduce only mere crumbs of a serious plot but completely leave it in the dark and it's episode after episode of fluffy magic and being introduced to the large cast of characters, even those that don't really matter and lack roles bigger than being just background objects fill ins or single exclamatory lines.

I'm someone who if there's a dialogue, I want to see it I am turned off to unnecessary chiss miss. It's an unreasonable tease. I dislike how they beat around the bush so badly, give you a few minutes or less of an actual dialogue to let you know that there is indeed one lurking about, then it's back to silly fun and games. It generally can't keep a straight face.

I don't feel that I will ever want to run through this series twice like with most of the animes that I own, but will hang onto the DVDs I have purchased in case of a change of heart. I am currently on the dub release in Amerika, so I will most likely edit my comment in the future because the series is still being released (DVD 4 comes out in the coming month).


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