- Minori Scramble!
Cover of the Minori Scramble! manga volume, published by Houbunsha
Genre Comedy Manga Written by Mikage Chihaya Published by Houbunsha Demographic Seinen Magazine Manga Time Kirara Forward Original run July 2007 – February 2008 Volumes 1 TV anime Studio Ufotable
Minori Scramble! (みのりスクランブル! Minori Sukuranburu! ) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Mikage Chihaya. It was serialized in Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara Forward between the July 2007 and February 2008 issues; a single tankōbon volume was published in February 2008. An anime series produced by Ufotable has been announced. Auditions for the lead roles were held during the Machi*Asobi anime event in Tokushima Prefecture, starting October 9, 2010.
The story revolves around Tamaki Kakegawa, a fifth grade girl whose father is a penguin researcher. As such, Tamaki is constantly surrounded by penguins and has grown to hate them. In order to cure Tamaki's hatred of penguins, a 'penguinoid' named Minori is built to befriend her.
- ^ "Minori Scramble! Manga Gets Anime by ufotable". Anime News Network. September 11, 2010. http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2010-09-11/minori-scramble-manga-gets-anime-by-ufotable. Retrieved September 11, 2010.
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