Imouto Sae Ireba Ii

Anime Informations:

 

Status: Watched

 

Title:

Imouto Sae Ireba Ii. (Japanese)

A Sister’s All You Need. (English)

 

 

Adaption from: Light Novel

 

Romance rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars (1 / 10)

 

Relation:

Title Episodes Release date Release season
Season 1 Imouto Sae Ireba Ii. 12 08.10.2017 ‑ 24.12.2017 Fall 2017
Web-Specials Imouto sae Ireba Ii.: Original Twitter Anime 6 08.10.2017 ‑ 10.12.2017 Fall 2017
Web-Specials Imouto sae Ireba Ii.: Original Twitter Anime (2018) 2 26.01.2018 ‑ 23.03.2018 Winter 2018
Season 2 No Informations

 


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General facts:

Couple/s?
Main couple:

Nayuta Kani



⇒⇒ 💖 ⇐⇐

Itsuki Hashima


Sidecouple:

Haruto Fuwa



⇒⇒ 💔 ⨯⨯

Miyako Shirakawa

Relationship?
Haruto Fuwa falls in love with Miyako Shirakawa, but unfortunately his feelings will probably never be returned.

Why and When?
In episode 8, Haruto Fuwa tries to get closer to her.
Towards the end of the episode, however, there is a brief moment when he understands that he will not be lucky with Miyako Shirakawa.
Namely, while Miyako Shirakawa with a sad (or jealous) look, was observing Itsuki Hashima and Nayuta Kani as they were running away.
At that moment, Haruto Fuwa notices the look in Miyako Shirakawa’s eyes, and he understands that she is in love with Itsuki Hashima.
Thus, Haruto Fuwa finally gives up and no longer tries to fight for Miyako Shirakawa’s love.

 

Light Novel spoiler:

Haruto Fuwa



⇒⇒ ? ⇐⇐

Aioi Ui

 

So Haruto Fuwa will have no luck with Miyako Shirakawa, but later in the Light Novel, Aioi Ui will be introduced.
She is also a novelist and an old schoolmate of Haruto Fuwa.
It is said that both could become a couple.


 

Age gap?
No


 

Time skip?
No


 

Fanservice?
Yes, Heavy.

What and When?

In each episode, you see at least one character naked and the comedy part is designed for perverted humor.

 

Sexual harassment:

In episode 6, there is an extremely disgusting scene with Setsuna Ena (a friend of Itsuki Hashima) and Chihiro Hashima (Itsuki Hashima “brother”).
(Setsuna Ena and Chihiro Hashima doesn’t know each other.)
Setsuna Ena walks past Chihiro Hashima on an empty street in the evening.
As setsuna Ena turns around, he has Chihiro Hashima’s butt in the field of vision and he absolutely wants to see him and implores Chihiro Hashima.
Since Chihiro Hashima is against it (understandable), Setsuna Ena suddenly ambushes Chihiro Hashima and tries violently to take off the pants of Chihiro Hashima.
After Setsuna Ena has successfully done that, he now tries to take off Chihiro Hashima underpants, but Chihiro Hashima fights back and runs away.

(I was a bit shocked when I saw this scene because they made it look like a “funny” fanservice scene.)

 

More intense scenes:

In addition, there are also a few more intense fanservice-scenes:

In episode 7, the friends play a game in which they invent a story.
In this story, there is a more erotic Yuri scene in which Nayuta Kani plays on Miyako Shirakawa in the middle of the street.
Moreover, the girls in this story (Itsuki Hashima in the story is also female) are later on the beach and bathe naked.
A tentacle monster appears, and you can certainly imagine what will happen next…..

In episode 8, is Miyako Shirakawa’s birthday and Nayuta Kani gave her a story as a present that Nayuta Kani wrote only for Miyako Shirakawa.
When she later reads the story, a short sex scene with Miyako Shirakawa and Itsuki Hashima is shown, but only the part where they just want to start.
After that only a few lines of the story were displayed.

In episode 9 there is another more erotic Yuri scene.
Nayuta Kani and Kaiko Mikuniyama grope each other and play around with their breasts.


 

Romance facts:

Harem?
Yes, but Harem-Style

Who?
Miyako Shirakawa
Chihiro Hashima Ashley Oono Kaiko Mikuniyama

 

Chihiro Hashima
Chihiro Hashima is Itsuki Hashima’s brother…………………

...................... (What and When?)

No, Chihiro Hashima is not!
In Episode 10 it is finally revealed that Chihiro Hashima is not Itsuki Hashima’s brother, but sister.
But Itsuki Hashima doesn’t know that Chihiro Hashima is female.


 

Love Triangle?
Yes, Love-Polygon, Weak represented.

Who?

Haruto Fuwa

 

 

♥⇒⇒⇒⇒

Miyako Shirakawa

 

 

♥⇒⇒⇒⇒

Itsuki Hashima

Relationship?

Miyako Shirakawa is in love with Itsuki Hashima, but hides those feelings out of consideration to Nayuta Kani.
Haruto Fuwa falls in love with Miyako Shirakawa but realizes that he will have no lucky on her. (For more informations ➜ Couple/s? ➜ Sidecouple)


 

Interruptions at
Kiss?


 

Love confession?


 

Love confession?
Yes

Who?

Nayuta Kani makes Itsuki Hashima a Love confession.

Answer?

But Nayuta Kani will get rejected by Itsuki Hashima.

When?
In episode 1, the first Love confession of Nayuta Kani will be shown in a memory scene.

However, Nayuta Kani does not give up easily and often tries to approach Itsuki Hashima during the anime to show/tell him that she is in love with him.

 

But...

But actually, Itsuki Hashima has feelings for Nayuta Kani.
When Nayuta Kani happens to fall asleep on Itsuki Hashima’s bed, Haruto Fuwa talks with Itsuki Hashima about Nayuta Kani.
He admits that he is also in love with Nayuta Kani.
However, Itsuki Hashima has goals that he firstly wants to reach before he gets together with Nayuta Kani.
Meanwhile, you can briefly see Nayuta Kani’s flushed face.
She probably wasn’t quite asleep and listened to the whole conversation.

When?

Episode 11.


Itsuki Hashima makes a Love confession to his firs crush. (A memory scene of Itsuki Hashima when he was younger.)

Answer?

However, Itsuki Hashima will get rejected by his first crush.

When?

Episode 12.


Light Novel spoiler:

Haruto Fuwa makes a Love confession to Miyako Shirakawa, but gets rejected.

Miyako Shirakaw makes also Love confession to Itsuki Hashima, but gets rejected as well.

 

Nayuta Kani collapses and gets hospitalized but it’s nothing serious.
Itsuki Hashima instantly rushed to the hospital in order to make a Love confession to Nayuta Kani.
Nayuta Kani accepts the Love confession. They get together and will later have sex.


 

Kiss?
No


 

Will the couple get together?
No

Light Novel spoiler:

Nayuta Kani and Itsuki Hashima will get together. (For more informations ➜ Love confession? ➜ Light Novel spoiler)


 

Will the couple stay together?


 

NTR?
No.


 

NTR-Vibes?
No.


 

Dead of a love partner?
No.


 

Amnesia?
No


 

Ending?
Normal End

 

My opinion:

Moments:

Imouto Sae Ireba Ii is an anime that tells about the everyday life of author Itsuki Hashima.
That tries to be funny with lame perverted comedy.
Sweet romantic moments are rare, but in exchange there is a lot of fanservice contained.
There are also serious drama moments, but some of which I perceived rather inappropriate.

 

Animation:

There is nothing wrong with the animation.

 

Character:

Itsuki Hashima is the main character and writes novels.
His main theme/fetish are imoutos (little sisters), and he hardly thinks of anything else.
For him, everything revolves around this, whether it’s games, characters, anime, novels, ect … and that can get pretty annoying after a few episodes.
And at first he is less interested in Nayuta Kani, because he wants to realize his goals first.

Nayuta Kani is a very perverted girl and also a novelist.
She mentions a lot of perverted stuff, likes to frequently show herself naked and, gropes and likes to play around on the other girls’ bodies.
She is very much in love with Itsuki Hashima and doesn’t hesitate to often show/tell him.

Both have had a difficult childhood.

What?

Itsuki Hashima’s mother died.

Nayuta Kani was bullied at school.

 

About the other characters rather less is told.

 

Ending:

Imouto Sae Ireba Ii ends with a normal ending.
I doubt I’ll watch a second season of it… let’s see.

 

Episode Rating:

Episode 10 was one of the sweeter episodes and has also clarified something about Chihiro Hashima.
The other episodes were simply just everyday stories with a lot of fanservice and rather little to no romance.

 

Romance Ratinginfo (Spoiler):
Positiv Negativ
+ Love confessions – Fanservice
+ Date – “Comedy”
– Sexual harassment
– Love-Polygon
– Little to no romance

 

Romance rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars (1 / 10)

 

Side note:

I have not read the light novell/manga about Imouto Sae Ireba Ii yet. Probably never will.
But I have found a few spoilers on the Internet and inserted them in some places.