Anime 4181 Clannad After Story

Alternative Titles

Japanese: CLANNAD〜AFTER STORY〜 クラナド アフターストーリー
English: Clannad: After Story
German: Clannad ~After Story~
Spanish: Clannad ~After Story~
French: Clannad ~After Story~


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2008 to Mar 27, 2009
Premiered: Fall 2008
Broadcast: Fridays at 01:59 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Kyoto Animation
Source: Visual novel
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance, SupernaturalSupernatural
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.931 (scored by 655992655,992 users)
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Ranked: #162
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #118
Members: 1,185,186
Favorites: 70,065

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Ranked #16Popularity #118Members 1,185,186


Tomoya Okazaki and Nagisa Furukawa have graduated from high school, and together, they experience the emotional rollercoaster of growing up. Unable to decide on a course for his future, Tomoya learns the value of a strong work ethic and discovers the strength of Nagisa's support. Through the couple's dedication and unity of purpose, they push forward to confront their personal problems, deepen their old relationships, and create new bonds.

Time also moves on in the Illusionary World. As the plains grow cold with the approach of winter, the Illusionary Girl and the Garbage Doll are presented with a difficult situation that reveals the World's true purpose.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ishihara, Tatsuya
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Tsuruoka, Youta
Sound Director

Opening Theme

"Toki wo Kizamu Uta (時を刻む唄)" by Lia

Ending Theme

1: "TORCH" by Lia (eps 1-21)
2: "Chiisana Te no Hira (小さなてのひら)" by riya (eps 22)


Feb 1, 2024
Clannad after story is an anime series that continues the story of Tomoya Okazaki and Nagisa Furukawa, who have graduated from high school and started their life together. The anime depicts their joys and sorrows, their challenges and achievements, and their love and loss. It is a series that will make you laugh, cry, and feel deeply for the characters and their struggles.

Clannad after story is not just a romance or comedy anime. It is a series that explores the themes of life, death, and rebirth. It shows how Tomoya and Nagisa grow as individuals and as a couple, how they face the harsh realities ...
Nov 10, 2023
Mixed Feelings
After Story is a good capstone to Clannad, but isn't really 'good enough' to make the 46 episodes or so worth it in-of-itself. If you couldn't dig Clannad, I wouldn't worry about it and watch something else. If you liked Clannad, After Story will hook you well enough.

I have mixed feelings abt Clannad, but it's Key adaptation slop and by god im a slopguzzler. Works for me, might for you.

Tomoya takes a far more central stage as the main character and protagonist for much of After Story, and is certainly the most developed (and interesting) character of Clannad. The mass of side characters who made ...
Mar 7, 2024
What is this? Is this anything?

Clannad: After Story is the anime equivalent to watching a YouTube video titled something like “Sad animal videos to make you cry - Part 6”. Is what I’m watching “sad”? In the most basic sense, yes. Does it in any way rely upon a particular connection to the characters/animals involved? No. It relies upon a sense of sympathy/empathy that most people just instinctually have. Clannad: After Story is, to borrow a phrase, all fart and no shit.

To accuse a piece of fiction of being “emotionally manipulative” feels strange; most, if not all, art falls under this umbrella. Of course any ...

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