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Switch (OAV)

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Genres: drama, mystery
Themes: police, shounen-ai
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Two newbies at the Narcotic Control Department in Japan, Haru and Kai, struggle against: drug dealers, gangs, murderers, psychopaths, mysterious organizations, and mad people in general. The gentle and caring one of the group, Kai, who has problems of his own, has the tendancy of turning into a lethal killing machine in certain scenarios. The way he acts changes like that of a "switch". As the two do their job, answers of what is behind Kai's strange behavior and who exactly he is, is revealed.
User Ratings: 106 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 6 votes (sub:5, others:1
1 French subtitled
 Excellent: 10 votes (sub:9, dub:1)
 Very good: 17 votes (sub:17)
 Good: 30 votes (sub:27, dub:2, raw:1)
 Decent: 21 votes (sub:19, dub:1, others:1
1 Russian subtitled
 So-so: 12 votes (sub:11, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Not really good: 4 votes (sub:3, dub:1)
 Weak: 6 votes (sub:6)
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 263 users, rank: #3228 (of 9409)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.755 (Good−), std. dev.: 1.698, rank: #4714 (of 9518)
Weighted mean: 6.619 (Good−), rank: #5104 (of 9518) (seen all: 6.68 / seen some: 6.43 / won't finish: 4.22)
Bayesian estimate: 6.719 (Good−), rank: #4374 (of 7150)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 2
Vintage: 2008-10-24
Release dates: We have 2
Opening Theme:
"Find out" by MIRANOSAND
Ending Theme:
"Your Hand" by MIRANOSAND
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Screenplay: Natsuko Takahashi
Original creator:
Otoh Saki (story)
Tomomi Nakamura (art)
Character Design: Takeshi Itou

Theme Song Performance: MIRANOSAND (OP/ED)
Jun Fukuyama as Kai Etō
Takahiro Sakurai as Haru Kurabayashi

Hiroki Tōchi as Masami Ibu
Junichi Suwabe as Masataka Hiki
Kazuya Nakai as Kajiyama Keigo

Ai Nagano as Staff member
Atsushi Ono as Kitagishi
Kensuke Tamura as Member
Rie Nakagawa as Staff member
Ryohei as Kuzuya Shouhei
Susumu Chiba as Kayama
Tomokazu Sugita as Kagura Akito
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Actas

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