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YU-NO: A Girl Who Chants Love at the Bound of This World (2019)
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YU-NO: A Girl Who Chants Love at the Bound of This World (2019)
Original name: この世の果てで恋を唄う少女YU-NO
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Arima Takuya is a young student whose father, a historian who has conducted various researches, disappeared recently. During a summer vacation Takuya receives a peculiar package from his missing father, along with a letter containing information about the existence of various parallel worlds. At first Takuya doesn't take it seriously, but soon he realizes that he possesses a device that allows him to travel to alternate dimensions. Is his father alive, after all? If so, where is he?
Style: sentimental, surprise ending, philosophical, thought provoking, mind bending, bad ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: romance, parallel world, inventions and discoveries, future dystopia, time travel, scientist, family relations, time paradox, danger, imaginary, harem

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