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Genres: drama, romance
Themes: high school, school life, suicide, time travel, tragedy, unrequited love
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary: Naho Takamiya is a timid 16-year-old girl. One day, she receives a letter from her future self detailing actions she must take to prevent Kakeru Naruse, the new transfer student, from sinking into depression and taking his own life.
Number of Episodes: 13
Vintage: 2016-07-03

ANN Info Page

Ichigo Takano’s Sci-Fi Romance Manga Orange Gets TV Anime This Summer

posted on 2016-02-16 10:35 EST

Orange Time-Travel Romance Anime’s Designs Revealed

posted on 2016-03-11 08:00 EST

Orange TV Anime’s 1st Promo Video Introduces Main Female Cast

posted on 2016-03-26 03:10 EDT
Kana Hanazawa, Rika Kinugawa star

Orange TV Anime Casts Makoto Furukawa, Seiichirō Yamashita, Kazuyuki Okitsu

posted on 2016-04-24 12:15 EDT
Series adapting Ichigo Takano’s sci-fi romance manga premieres this July

“Orange” Anime’s Adult Character Designs Updated

May 20, 2016 12:18pm CDT
Adaptation of acclaimed manga coming this summer

New Orange Anime Visuals Showcase Scenery

posted on 2016-05-24 12:45 EDT
More color character designs added for July time travel romance anime

Orange TV Anime Premieres on July 3

posted on 2016-06-10 09:15 EDT

Orange Anime’s 2nd Promo Video Previews Theme Songs

posted on 2016-06-13 20:45 EDT
Kobukuro’s live-action film theme song returns for anime

Orange Anime’s 3rd Promo Video Previews Hiroaki Tsutsumi Soundtrack

posted on 2016-06-21 00:10 EDT
Anime about girl who receives letter from her future self premieres July 3

Crunchyroll to Stream Orange

posted on 2016-06-21 20:25 EDT

Ayane Sakura Joins the Cast of “Orange” TV Anime

June 30, 2016 4:39pm CDT
Adaptation of Ichigo Takano’s romance manga with a time-travel twist debuts on Tokyo MX on July 03

Orange | HD Official Trailer | Crunchyroll

The Summer 2016 Anime Preview Guide - Orange

Jul 2nd 2016

“Orange” Anime Launches on Crunchyroll

July 02, 2016 5:45pm CDT
Every Sunday at 9:30am PT with Episode 1 launching today at 4:30pm PT

FEATURE: “Dear My High School Self” - Orange Episode 1

July 07, 2016 7:05pm CDT
What better way to blog the new summer anime series Orange than by writing letters to my younger self?

Episode Count Listed For Orange Anime

posted on 2016-07-10 06:00 EDT

FEATURE: “Belief and Disbelief” — Orange, Episode 2

July 14, 2016 7:05pm CDT
This week, Emily explores Naho’s reaction to the letters and Kakeru’s admission

FEATURE: “Maps” — Orange, Episode 3

July 21, 2016 7:05pm CDT
By placing Naho’s past against Naho’s future, Orange eschews becoming cliché and instead focuses on her character development and inspiration.

FEATURE: “Friendship” — Orange, Episode 4

July 28, 2016 7:05pm CDT
As Naho struggles with her feelings towards Kakeru, she receives help from the most likely of places, her friends

Orange - Ep 2 | Clip: Letter 02 | Crunchyroll

FEATURE: “Parallel World Theory” Orange Episode 5

August 04, 2016 7:05pm CDT
It’s finally time to discuss the time travel mechanics of Orange

FEATURE: Anime vs. Real Life! “Orange” Part 1

August 06, 2016 7:05pm CDT
See how the fictional version of Orange’s Matsumoto compares to its real world counterpart!

FEATURE: “Guilt” — Orange, Episode 6

August 11, 2016 8:35pm CDT
Orange reveals its hand this week with an emotionally heavy episode

FEATURE: Why It Works: Emotional Distance in Orange

August 13, 2016 11:05am CDT
Orange’s awkward, insecure leads can be hard to watch at times, but the show’s unique framing helps to bring them to life. Today we’ll explore the distance between Naho, Kakeru, and our own voices.

Is it Ok?: Fear of Regret - from Orange - Letter 05 | Crunchyroll