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Darling (OAV)

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Alternative title:
ダーリン (Japanese)
Themes: cosplay
Objectionable content: Pornography
Plot Summary: Jun Kitano is a hentai manga artist who just got married to his long-time assistant Miyuki. One day, a chief editor named Sonoko Mifuji comes to his house and asks him to come up with an entirely new manga in less than a month. Failure to do so will result in the publisher getting his way with Sonoko. Jun decides to take the job, as he and Miyuki have a secret method to complete any manga in record time.
User Ratings: 155 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 8 votes (sub:5, dub:2, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Excellent: 14 votes (sub:9, dub:2, others:3
3 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 39 votes (sub:29, dub:6, edit.dub:1, others:3
2 Portuguese subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
 Good: 39 votes (sub:30, dub:6, ?:1, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Decent: 25 votes (sub:18, dub:6, ?:1)
 So-so: 11 votes (sub:8, dub:2, ?:1)
 Not really good: 9 votes (sub:8, dub:1)
 Weak: -
 Bad: 5 votes (sub:5)
 Awful: 3 votes (sub:2, dub:1)
 Worst ever: 2 votes (dub:1, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 347 users, rank: #2730 (of 9555)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.742 (Good−), std. dev.: 2.0283, rank: #4858 (of 9693)
Weighted mean: 6.824 (Good−), rank: #4418 (of 9693) (seen all: 6.94 / seen some: 5.95 / won't finish: 2.28)
Bayesian estimate: 6.878 (Good), rank: #3876 (of 7284)
Running time: 27 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 3
Episode titles: We have 3
Vintage: 2003-02-18 to 2003-06-27
Release dates: We have 7
News: Show:
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DVD (Region 1)
    Darling (DVD) 2003-08-26

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Susumu Kudo
Screenplay: Hajime Yamaguchi
Storyboard: Jun Fukuda
Character Design: Takashi Murai
Animation Director: Takashi Murai
Sound Director: Takahiro Enomoto
Director of Photography: Shoichi Komuro
Animation Check:
Ichiro Sato
Mikan Panda
Background Director: Minoru Maeda
Color setting: Aoi Yusa
Editing Director: Jun Takuma
General Producer: Akira
Recording Adjustment:
Hiroyasu Yamashita
Tatsushiro Amano
Recording Assistant: Naoya Tanaka
Sound Effects: Junichi Sasaki
Chiharu Yamazaki as Sonoko Mifuji
Don Ohana as Kozue Irie
Hikage Hinata as
Kanemoto (ep 2)
Hinaka Aoi as Miyuki Kitano
Masumi Hirai as Jun Kitano
Narina as Minori Makoto
Japanese companies
Animation Finishing: Niandai Animation
Original Creator: Cherry Soft
Production: Amumo
Recording Studio: Central Recording
Sound Effects: Anime Sound Production
Sound Production: Dream Force
English staff
English cast
Art Director: Temper-Tantric
Translation: J. Yoshizawa
Executive producer: Gary Sierra

Design: Temper-Tantric
DVD Author: Thomas Magnum
Editing: Sting Ridewood
Pro Tools: Peter Duck McDonald
Production Assistant: Roller Girl
Production manager: Scotie Mack
Production Supervision: Jharmoni Magasaki
Script Adaptation: Robert Butler
Translation Manager: Roller Girl
Ellen Malibu as Sonoko Mifuji
Jake Carpenteria as Jun Kitano
Lisa Trail as Kozue Irie
Lorene Ayenberg as Miyuki Kitano
Mary Saunders as Minori Makoto
Ted Glason as
Kanemoto (ep 2)
English companies
ADR Production: Arvintel Media Productions (uncredited)
Distributor: Kitty Media
Licensed by: Media Blasters
Recording Studio: The Surround Factory
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Director: Jorge Fernandez
Translation: Sergio Macedo

Mixing: Juan Ramirez
Pro Tools: Jorge Hernandez
Script Adaptation: Sergio Macedo
Claudia Urbán as Miyuki Kitano (as Elena Juarez)
Daniel Joldy as Jun Kitano
Elena Juarez as Miyuki Kitano
Florencia Sanchez as Sonoko Mifuji
Gerardo Suárez as Watanabe (as Luis López)
Jannette Corsa as Kozue Irie
Javier Renteria as Kanemoto (ep 2)
Luis Lopez as Watanabe
Maria Zamora as Minori Makoto
Oscar Flores as Jun Kitano (Latin american dub)
Spanish companies
Recording Studio: Estudios Andromidas

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