Slow Start

Slow Start (2018)

  • Genre: Animation, Comedy
  • First Air Date: 2018-01-07
  • Last Air Date: 2018-03-25
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 12
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 25 min.
  • Production Company: CloverWorks
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Networks: BS11
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Hana Ichinose is a normal 16-year-old high school student. However, there is something different about her: She enrolled in high school one year late! Her classmates are unaware of this, and Hana will have to work hard to catch up with everyone else.

  • Keywords: slice of life, school, based on manga, anime
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    Slow Start Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2018-01-07
    12 Episodes

    Slow Start Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The First Butterflies30 min
    Season 1Episode 2Exercise Wears Me Out25 min
    Season 1Episode 3Teardrops are Falling25 min
    Season 1Episode 4The Premium Tournament on the Second Floor25 min
    Season 1Episode 5Kamuri's Fluffy25 min
    Season 1Episode 6Sliminess of an Eel25 min
    Season 1Episode 7Cuffed Wrists25 min
    Season 1Episode 8Hana's Friends25 min
    Season 1Episode 9Gorilla in a Swimsuit25 min
    Season 1Episode 10The Shark's Cousin25 min
    Season 1Episode 11Tomato Festival25 min
    Season 1Episode 12Starting Slow25 min
    • Reina Kondo

      as Hana Ichinose (voice)
    • Aya Saito

      as Tamate Momochi (voice)
    • Tomomi Mineuchi

      as Eiko Tokura (voice)
    • Maria Naganawa

      as Kamuri Sengoku (voice)
    • Manami Numakura

      as Kiyose Enami (voice)
    • Maaya Uchida

      as Hiroe Hannen (voice)
    • Mao Ichimichi

      as Shion Kyouzuka (voice)
    Writing Mio Inoue Series Composition
    Visual Effects Masato Anno Character Designer
    Visual Effects Kosuke Yoshida Lead Animator
    Directing Hiroyuki Hashimoto Series Director
    Art Masako Itou Prop Designer