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Daichi, Akitarô 1956-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 114 publications in 3 languages and 1,291 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated television programs  Fantasy television programs  Television programs  Television series  Action and adventure television programs  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Animated films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Akitarô Daichi
Fruits basket( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Sohma family may look normal, but they've got a curse they've kept hidden for generations. Whenever a member of the clan is hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into an animal from the Chinese Zodiac! They've found ways to maintain ordinary lives, and all is well until young Tohru Honda falls on hard luck and stumbles upon the truth. To keep the peace, she must find a way to fit into this unusual household. But above all, she must promise to never reveal their secret--or her most cherished memories could be lost forever"--Container
Kodocha( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sana's mother is going to write and publish a book about their life. Sana can't stop thinking about the book, and the things that make her nervous about it. Only Akito seems to see through Sana's happy facade to know that something is wrong
Kodocha, school girl super star( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sana Kurata may be a famous TV star, but her life is anything but perfect! Her classroom at school is controlled by the boy bullies, all of whom are led by the nasty Akito and his gang of hooligans, who are at it again, wreaking havoc in the classroom. But has Sana discovered Akito's secret weakness?
Fruits basket the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kodocha( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sana is determined to help her deeply troubled classmate Akito cheer up whether he likes it or not! But for all her good intentions, Sana only discovers that getting through to Akito will be anything but easy
Kodocha( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sana's world is turned upside down when she learns that her relationship with her manager and 'boyfriend' Rei is not what she believed it to be. After a most unexpected first kiss from her archrival Akito, Sana decides to run away from home
Kamisama kiss( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nanami was just a normal high school girl down on her luck until a stranger's lips marked her as the new Land God and turned her world upside down. Now, she's figuring out the duties of a deity with the help of Tomoe, a reformed fox demon who reluctantly becomes her familiar in a contract sealed with a kiss"--Container
Grrl power!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three super-cool sixth-graders run their own 'do-it-all shop' on the beach. The adventurous team never turns down a job, including getting rid of pesky monsters and helping a friend learn the importance of hard work, persistence and staying in school
Kodocha( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Valentine's Day, and love is in the air! And so is the smell of chocolate! Sana has decided to be a bit selective this year, giving out only one confectionary delight ... and all the boys in class are drolling for a taste! Decisions, decisions, decisions ... Meanwhile, her new book has hit the shelves and it looks to be an instant success! Pages upon pages filled with Sana's life and all her friends, all but one: Poor Mami! How could Sana forget to mention one of her closest friends? Torn between painful explanations or simply running from her problems, will Sana find it within herself tostep up and face her left-out friend?
DD fist of the North Star : complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highly trained in the secret martial art of Hokuto Shinken, Kenshiro has achieved such a high level of combat expertise that he can kill a man with his pinky. Though these skills may be useful for a wandering man trying to survive the deadly wastelands left behind by nuclear war, they're all but useless in modern day Japan! With an apocalypse that never happened and a less-than-desirable skill set, would-be hero Ken is stuck looking for a job just like every other unemployed schmuck in Japan
Jubei Chan the ninja girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yagyu Jubei was Japan's greatest swordsman. His skill was legendary; his name was whispered reverently by all the other warriors of Japan. But the one enemy he couldn't conquer was death. Before he died though, there would be a successor, and this deserving person would receive all the power and skill of Yagyu Jubei, along with the Lovely Eyepatch. After 300 years of searching, the disciple has found Jiyu Nanohana, a rather ordinary girl who has just moved to a new town.If going to a new school weren't stressful enough, Jiyu is told that she is heir to the legendary talents of Yagyu Jubei. And she will have to put those talents to good use and stop the assassins of the rival clan!" -- Bandai website
Kodocha( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old superstar Sana Kurata has her hands full as she deals with pressure from her mother, an award-winning novelist, and stand up to class bully Akito Hayama
Kodocha( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old superstar Sana Kurata has her hands full as she deals with tabloid reporters, classroom battles, and scripted kisses
Fruits basket( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sohma family seems normal but they have been hiding a curse for generations. When young Tohru stumbles on the truth, she has to find a way to fit into this unusual household. Above all she must never reveal their secret or she will lose her most cherished memories
Fruits basket( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sohma family seems normal but they have been hiding a curse for generations. When young Tohru stumbles on the truth, she has to find a way to fit into this unusual household. Above all she must never reveal their secret or she will lose her most cherished memories
Fruits basket( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sohma family seems normal but they have been hiding a curse for generations. When young Tohru stumbles on the truth, she has to find a way to fit into this unusual household. Above all she must never reveal their secret or she will lose her most cherished memories
Now and then, here and there( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dragged through a time warp by a giant machine. Shu is thrust into a hellish future just as it explodes into war! He is caught in the carnage as a tyrant unleashes deadly force against a rebel army. But Shu is not alone... he is surrounded by courageous soldiers, a battalion of enslaved children, and enigmatic wanderers, each with their own fascinating story. Together, they face the ultimate challenge of survival in a world gone mad!"--Container
Fruits basket( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den forældreløse Tohru kommer til at bo hos familien Soma og falder pladask for den kønne og mystiske Yuki, og der er i det hele taget noget mystisk ved hele familien. Det viser sig da også, at familien er forhekset af dyreånder
Now and then, here and there( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet happy-go-lucky boy Shu. He lives the typical life of a kid, until one day on the way home from Kendo practice when he sees a mysterious girl admiring the sunset from the top of a factory exhaust pipe. While Shu tries to coax her into a conversation, a time warp suddenly opens to reveal Lady Abelia, who immediately identifies the mysterious girl as "Lala-Ru." As Lady Abelia tries to capture Lala-Ru, the whole lot is transported into the future
Tsukikage Ran. Big trouble in little Nippon!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ran, the sake-swilling swordswoman, continues to cut a path through Japan with her sidekick, Meow of the Iron Cat Fist. When a mysterious cult catches Meow's fancy, it's up to Ran to discover the group's secret. Old friends, new friends - the group just got a lot bigger when a foreigner from across the seas decides to follow Ran around Japan!
 
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Alternative Names
Akitarō Daichi Japanese anime director, producer, and photography director

Akitaro Daichi Japans filmregisseur

Akitaroh Daichi

Daichi, Akitaro 1956-

Даити, Акитаро

ダイチ, アキタロウ 1956-

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