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The Telepathy Girl Ran (TV)

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Alternative title:
Telepathy Shōjo Ran (Japanese)
テレパシー少女 蘭 (Japanese)
Themes: magical girl
Plot Summary: Ran is a bright and energetic first-grader in junior high school who possesses supernatual abilities. Together with Midori (her friend who also has supernatural powers) and Rui, the threesome are constantly embroiled in mysterious circumstances. Ran is troubled by her powers because it seems to spark off the ill intentions of people in contact with her. However, with the support of her family and peers, Ran learns to deal with her 'other' side and accepts who she is. The threesome also learn how to team up as a whole and solve these mysterious events.
User Ratings: 105 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Excellent: 10 votes (sub:10)
 Very good: 23 votes (sub:23)
 Good: 27 votes (sub:23, dub:2, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Decent: 19 votes (sub:18, raw:1)
 So-so: 10 votes (sub:10)
 Not really good: 9 votes (sub:7, ?:1, raw:1)
 Weak: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Bad: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 239 users, rank: #3439 (of 9530)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.562 (Good−), std. dev.: 1.7067, rank: #5472 (of 9641)
Weighted mean: 6.506 (Good−), rank: #5566 (of 9641) (seen all: 6.87 / seen some: 5.54 / won't finish: 5.25)
Bayesian estimate: 6.621 (Good−), rank: #4815 (of 7239)
Running time: 25 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 26
Episode titles: We have 26
Vintage: 2008-06-21 to 2008-12-20
Opening Theme:
"Aoi Kakera" (青いかけら) by Chara
Ending Theme:
"Polaris no Namida" (ポラリスの涙) by onso9line
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Trivia: We have 1
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Masaharu Okuwaki
Series Composition: Makoto Nakamura
Makoto Nakamura (8 episodes
eps 10, 14-16, 21, 24-26

Michiru Shimada (eps 1-5, 22)
Tomoko Koyama (18 episodes
eps 1-9, 11-13, 17-20, 22-23

Hideki Tonokatsu (eps 9, 18)
Masaharu Okuwaki (12 episodes
eps 1-7 odd, 10-16 even, 19, 22, 25-26

Setsuko Shibuichi (11 episodes
eps 2-8 even, 11-17 odd, 20-21, 24

Yasuyuki Honda (ep 23)
Episode Director:
Akira Shimizu (4 episodes
eps 4, 11, 15, 20

Hideki Tonokatsu (5 episodes
eps 1, 6, 9, 13, 17

Jōhei Matsuura (ep 19)
Kazunori Tanahashi (ep 2)
Matsuo Asami (ep 21)
Mitsutaka Noshitani (4 episodes
eps 5, 12, 16, 24

Takashi Yamana (ep 8)
Takatoshi Suzuki (7 episodes
eps 3, 7, 10, 14, 18, 23, 26

Yasumi Mikamoto (eps 22, 25)
Music: Yoshihiro Ike
Original creator: Atsuko Asano
Original Character Design: Ushio Tazawa
Art Director: Minoru Yasuhara
Animation Director: Shinichi Suzuki (ep 2)
Director of Photography: Akemi Sasaki

Animation producer:
Genki Ito
Tsuneyuki Nishida
Background Art:
Emi Suzuki (ep 1)
Fukiko Takahashi (ep 1)
Kunio Kaneshima (ep 1)
Masaru Sotoya (ep 1)
Rei Ooyama (ep 1)
CG Production: Hitoshi Nishiyama
Color design: Miyoko Ichinose (ep 1)
Color setting:
Midori Tabe (ep 2)
Miyoko Ichinose (ep 1)
Digital Paint:
Aya China (ep 2)
Kazumi Morishima (ep 2)
Midori Tabe (ep 2)
Yoshimi Hayashi (ep 1)
Recording: Ryoko Nashimoto
Sound Effects: Michihiro Itō
Theme Song Composition: Chara (OP)
Theme Song Lyrics: Chara (OP)
Theme Song Performance:
Chara (OP)
Onsoku Line (ED)
Emiri Katō as Ran Isozaki

Akemi Okamura as Reina Isozaki
Hiroki Shimowada as Rui Ayase
Kana Ueda as Midori Naha
Tomokazu Seki as Rin Isozaki

Ai Orikasa as Junpei Tokita
Ai Shimizu as Tsuki Fujimoto (ep 8)
Akimitsu Takase as Head Temple (ep 7)
Azumi Asakura as Mifuyu
Daisuke Sakaguchi as Yamashita
Fumiko Orikasa as
Momoko Ōhara
Yurie (ep 4)
Hidetoshi Nakamura as Takizawa (eps 4-5)
Hideyuki Umezu as Shiroyama (eps 6-7)
Junko Ueda as
Midori's mother
Upperclassman (ep 1)
Yurie Takizawa (ep 5)
Kan Tanaka as Rui's father
Kana Uetake as
Boss (eps 1-2)
Tsuki's Mother (ep 8)
Kazuya Kobayashi as Student H (ep 8)
Kenyuu Horiuchi as Ronpei Isozaki
Kotomi Iwamura as Chika Yamano
Makiko Nitta as Moriuchi (ep 6)
Masahiro Yamanaka as Student 2 (ep 8)
Nobuaki Kanemitsu as
Morita (eps 1, 3)
Mr. Yoshino (ep 8)
Nozomi Sasaki as Student 1 (ep 8)
Rina Satō as Saeko Itō
Seiko Fujiki as Yae (eps 6-7)
Shouto Kashii as Nakai (eps 4-5)
Takahiro Sakurai as Wakatakeru (ep 23)
Takuma Suzuki as Yuichi Ishikura (eps 6-7)
Yūko Katō as Suzuko
Yutaka Kouno as Student G (ep 8)
Japanese companies
Animation Production: TMS Entertainment
Broadcaster: NHK (2008-06)
English staff
English cast
Sarah Wiedenheft as Ran Isozaki
English companies

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