Given (2019)

Can't say goodbye, I'm still drifting with your echoes

  • Genre: Animation, Drama
  • First Air Date: 2019-07-12
  • Last Air Date: 2019-09-20
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 11
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 23 min.
  • Production Company: Lerche
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Network: Fuji TV, Netflix, FOD, U-NEXT
  • Director:
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Tightly clutching his Gibson guitar, Mafuyu Satou steps out of his dark apartment to begin another day of his high school life. While taking a nap in a quiet spot on the gymnasium staircase, he has a chance encounter with fellow student Ritsuka Uenoyama, who berates him for letting his guitar's strings rust and break. Noticing Uenoyama's knowledge of the instrument, Satou pleads for him to fix it and to teach him how to play. Uenoyama eventually agrees and invites him to sit in on a jam session with his two band mates: bassist Haruki Nakayama and drummer Akihiko Kaji.

  • Keywords: high school, music, romance, slice of life, school, rock music, based on manga, art, band, music band, lgbt, graduate student, anime, shounen ai, josei
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    Given Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2019-07-12
    11 Episodes

    Given Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Boys in the Band20 min
    Season 1Episode 2Like Someone in Love20 min
    Season 1Episode 3Somebody Else20 min
    Season 1Episode 4Fluorescent Adolescent20 min
    Season 1Episode 5The Reason20 min
    Season 1Episode 6Creep20 min
    Season 1Episode 7Tumbling Dice20 min
    Season 1Episode 8Time is Running Out20 min
    Season 1Episode 9A Winter Story20 min
    Season 1Episode 10Wonderwall20 min
    Season 1Episode 11Song220 min
    • Fumiya Imai

      as Kashima Hiiragi
    • Yuma Uchida

      as Ritsuka Uenoyama
    • Shougo Yano

      as Mafuyu Satou
    • Masatomo Nakazawa

      as Haruki Nakayama
    • Takuya Eguchi

      as Akihiko Kaji
    • Shintarō Asanuma

      as Murata Ugetsu
    Production Miho Matsumoto Producer
    Directing Hikaru Yamaguchi Director
    Art Eiko Tsunado Art Designer