Name: Kare Kano (His and Her Circumstances)

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Age rating: Teenagers (May contain bloody violence, bad language, nudity)

Plot Summary: Yukino Miyazawa is a queen of vanity and loves to hear people praise her. She's always been the best at everything, and always tries to look perfect. But when Yukino goes to high school, she's finally upstaged - by Soichiro Arima, who scores better on the entrance exams and instantly snatches the attention of the class. By accident, Arima finds out that Yukino is just pretending to be perfect, and this starts off a series of events that lead to Yukino and Arima falling in love. They then have to cope with a lot of obstacles in their relationship.

Running time: 24 minutes per episode

Number of episodes: 26

Airing Start and Finish Date: 1998-10-02 to 1999-03-26

Opening Theme: "Tenshi no Yubikiri (Angel's Pledge)" by Fukuda Mai

Ending Theme:

1: "Yume no Naka e" by Enomoto Atsuko and Suzuki Chihiro

2: "Kaze Hiita Yoru" by Yuki Watanabe & Maria Yamamoto (ep 25)


  1. Episode 1: Her Circumstances "Kanojo no Jijō" (彼女の事情)
  2. Episode 2: Their secret "Futari no Himitsu" (二人の秘密)
  3. Episode 3: His Circumstances "Kareshi no Jijō" (彼氏の事情)
  4. Episode 4: Her Difficult Problem "Kanojo no Nandai" (彼女の難題)
  5. Episode 5: Day of Labyrinth "Kare no Yabō" (彼の野望)
  6. Episode 6: Your Voice That Changes Me "Boku wo Kaeru, Kimi no Koe" (僕を変える、君の声)
  7. Episode 7: Their Estrangement "Futari no Sokaku" (二人の阻隔)
  8. Episode 8: Her Day "Sono Hi, Miyazawa Yukino wa" (その日、宮沢雪野は)
  9. Episode 9: Atonement for Postponed Debts "Moratoriamu no Shokuzai" (モラトリアムの贖罪)
  10. Episode 10: Everything Starts Now "Subete wa Korekara" (すべてはこれから)
  11. Episode 11: At the End of the First Semester "Natsu no Yasumi no Hajimari ni" (夏の休みのはじまりに)
  12. Episode 12: The Location of Happiness "Shiawase no Ari ka" (仕合わせの在りか)
  13. Episode 13: The Subjectivity of Happiness "Shiawase no Shukan" (幸せの主観)
  14. Episode 14: The Story So Far "Kore Made no Ohanashi" (これまでのお話)
  15. Episode 15: The Story So Far (Part 2) "Koe no Mukou ni Mieru Mono" (声の向こうに見えるもの)
  16. Episode 16: Eternal Interspersion "Eien no Tentei" (永遠の点綴)
  17. Episode 17: His Return"Ano no Kyorai" (彼の去来)
  18. Episode 18: Progress "Shinka" (シン·カ)
  19. Episode 19: 14 Days/1
  20. Episode 20: 14 Days/2
  21. Episode 21: 14 Days/3
  22. Episode 22: 14 Days/4
  23. Episode 23: 14 Days/5
  24. Episode 24: A Different Story From So Far "Ima Made to Chigau Ohanashi - 1" (今までと違うお話·1)
  25. Episode 25: A Different Story From Up to Now "Ima Made to Chigau Ohanashi - 2" (今までと違うお話·2)
  26. Episode 26: 14 Days/6