29 year old Satoru Fujinuma is sent back in time 18 years to prevent the events leading to his mother's death, which began with a series of kidnappings in his 5th grade year.
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Series cast summary:
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 Satoru Fujinuma (29-years-old) (12 episodes, 2016)
Shin'nosuke Mitsushima ...
 Satoru Fujinuma (29-years-old) (12 episodes, 2016)
Michelle Ruff ...
 Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) (12 episodes, 2016)
Minami Takayama ...
 Sachiko Fujinuma (12 episodes, 2016)
Tao Tsuchiya ...
 Satoru Fujinuma (10-years-old) (12 episodes, 2016)
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 Gaku Yashiro (10 episodes, 2016)
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 Sachiko Fujinuma (10 episodes, 2016)
Mitsuru Miyamoto ...
 Gaku Yashiro / ... (10 episodes, 2016)
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 Kayo Hinazuki (10 episodes, 2016)
Christine Marie Cabanos ...
 Hiromi Sugita (9 episodes, 2016)
Ayaka Nanase ...
 Osamu (9 episodes, 2016)
Aoi Yuki ...
 Kayo Hinazuki (9 episodes, 2016)
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 Osamu (8 episodes, 2016)
Yukitoshi Kikuchi ...
 Kazu (8 episodes, 2016)
Akari Kitô ...
 Hiromi Sugita (8 episodes, 2016)
Erica Mendez ...
 Kenya Kobayashi (8 episodes, 2016)
You Taichi ...
 Kenya Kobayashi (8 episodes, 2016)
Bobby Thong ...
 Kazu (8 episodes, 2016)
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 Akemi Hinazuki (6 episodes, 2016)
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 Misato (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Airi Katagiri (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Jun 'Yuuki' Shiratori (5 episodes, 2016)
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Struggling manga author Satoru Fujinuma is beset by his fear to express himself. However, he has a supernatural ability of being able to prevent deaths and casualties by being sent back in time before an incident occurrs, repeating time until it is prevented. One day, he gets involved in a catastrophic affair that turns him into a criminal. Desperate to prevent the incident, he gets sent back in time only to find himself as a grade-schooler. Satoru brings himself to a new journey; using his abilty to prevent the past from changing into a deplorable future.

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7 January 2016 (Japan)  »

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The Town Without Me  »

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To prepare for the English dubbing several of the actors watched the show beforehand. Erica Mendez (Osamu) admitted to having nightmares afterword. See more »

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Remade as Bokudake ga inai machi (2016) See more »

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Astounding & Superb :)
27 February 2016 | by (india) – See all my reviews

My first review on IMDb. Actually i don't review anything,i just rate it and leave But after watching this Show i really wanted to review this One of the Best Anime series.This has become my favorite show after 'Death Note'series.Something Different.

Animation is superb.The Plot,Story,Screenplay,Characters,Everything about this is just amazing.I can't explain the sweetness it has My Excitement and Eagerness got high to watch every next episode. I wait all week long to watch it. In Love with that ending song. I don't understand any word but loved it :D

Just go and watch it Guys.This Show is worth watching (Sorry for my poor English)


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