Winter Cicada

Winter Cicada (2007)

  • Genre: Animation, Drama, War & Politics
  • Creator: Youka Nitta
  • First Air Date: 2007-02-23
  • Last Air Date: 2007-04-27
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 3
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 33 min.
  • Production Company: VENET
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Networks: Logo
  • Director: Yoshihisa Matsumoto
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Fuyu no Semi is a Japanese anime OVA loosely based on the manga series, Embracing Love, which also aired on the Logo cable channel in the US. The story, set in historical Japan, follows two samurai from opposing political groups, one protectionist and the other globalist, who fall in love with each other.

  • Keywords: japan, samurai, forbidden love, lgbt, star crossed lovers, english lesson, imperial japan, ritual suicide, anime, shogunate, secrecy, globalisation, protectionism, boys' love (bl)
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    Winter Cicada Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2007-02-23
    3 Episodes

    Winter Cicada Episodes

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    • Shin-ichiro Miki

      as Kusaka Touma
    • Toshiyuki Morikawa

      as Akizuki Keiichirou
    • Showtaro Morikubo

      as Masanoshin Aizawa
    Sound Toshiyuki Morikawa Musician
    Production Hiroaki Inoue Producer
    Sound Nobuyuki Abe Sound Director
    Writing Mutsumi Nakano Screenplay
    Crew Enrico Croce Translator
    Visual Effects Takako Onishi Character Designer
    Directing Yoshihisa Matsumoto Director
    Sound Yoshiaki Ohuchi Music
    Writing Giorgio Bassanelli Dialogue