Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu

Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu (Japanese乃木坂春香の秘密, dt " Haruka Nogizakas secret" ) is a Japanese light novel series of the author Yusaku Igarashi, who was provided with illustrations by Shaa. The first chapter of the light novel published in 2002 in the magazine Dengeki hp, which was published by MediaWorks. The first independent publication as a book followed in 2004. Based on the success of the light novel adaptations emerged in the form of a manga in 2006, which a anime television series and a reaction than Ren'ai adventure game for the PlayStation 2 in 2008, followed.

  • 3.1 Manga
  • 3.2 Radio Plays
  • 3.3 Anime Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu 3.3.1
  • Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu 3.3.2: Purezza
  • Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu 3.3.3: Finale
  • 3.3.4 synchronization


In private Hakujō School of ordinary and average student Yuto Ayase visit and admired by all, rich and Haruka Nogizaka aktraktive same vintage. Hailed by the rumors of her person in the sky an invisible wall between Haruka and her classmates builds on that even her French nicknames Nuit Étoile as (白銀 の 星屑(ニュイ·エトワーレ) Nyui etowāre, dt "Silver Stars" ) Lumière du Clavier or (鍵盤 上 の 姫君(ルミエール· ·ドゥクラヴィエ), you rumiēru kuravie, dt "Princess on the keyboard " ) type. One day should yuto return for his good friend and Otaku Nobunaga Asakura an overdrawn book in the school library. Here he comes together with Haruka and comes behind her biggest secret - she's a huge fan of anime, manga and the otaku culture in itself. He promises to preserve the best possible way this secret and it is a close friendship between the two builds.

Gradually, he learns the members of Haruka's family know. These include Haruka's younger sister Mika, her anime and manga -hating father, her father holding her mother under control and various service girl with crazy hobbies and idiosyncrasies. However Yūtos family seems to consist only of his sister Ruko and Yukari his teacher in the anime. Both behave like two drunken sisters drunk and let no opportunity to to stuff with food or shall dig up the other guests. In the manga, however, he has Ruko with an ever tried, but almost never present for older sister.

As Yūtos and Haruka's friendship under constant observation by Mika is always intimate dive one day with Shiina Amamiya on another good piano player in school. It forms a triangle between Yuto and Haruka Shiina. Based on these situations, there is numerous comic situations that make up the core of the manga, while the TV series with a happy ending between Yuto and Haruka is terminated.


Main Characters

Yuto Ayase (绫 瀬 裕 人, Yuto Ayase )

Nogizaka Haruka (乃 木 坂 春香, Nogizaka Haruka )

Classmates and teachers

Nobunaga Asakura (朝 仓 信 长, Asakura Nobunaga )

Yukari Kamishiro (上代 由香 里, Kamishiro Yukari )

Shiina Amamiya (天宫 椎 菜, Amamiya Shiina )

Toka Tenōji (天王寺 冬 华, Tenōji Toka )

May Asahina (朝 比 奈 麻衣, Asahina May)

Nagai, Takenami and Ogawa (永 井·竹 浪·小川)

Mahiro Asakura (朝 仓 真 寻, Asakura Mahiro )

Keiji Sendai (千代 启 二, Sendai Keiji )

Setsuna Yatsusaki (八咲 せつな, Yatsusaki Setsuna )

Family members

Ruko Ayase (綾瀬 ルコ, Ayase Ruko )

Mika Nogizaka (乃 木 坂 美 夏, Nogizaka Mika )

Gento Nogizaka (乃 木 坂 玄 冬, Nogizaka Gento )

Akiho Nogizaka (乃 木 坂 秋 穂, Nogizaka Akiho )

Oki Nogizaka (乃 木 坂 王季, Nogizaka OKI )

Maid of Nogizakas

Hazuki Sakurazaka (桜 坂 叶 月, Sakurazaka Hazuki )

Nanashiro Nanami (七 城 那 波, Nanashiro Nanami )

Formation and Publications

The Light Novel series Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu was written by Yusaku Igarashi and illustrated by Shaa. It was originally published in the book published by MediaWorks and now-defunct light novel magazine Dengeki hp. In it, the first chapter of the light novel with the appearance of 30 and 31 rest on 18 June and 21 August 2004 for the first time printed. About two months later, the first hardcover edition of the book series by ASCII Media Works under their own label Dengeki Bunko published on 10 October 2004. Until July 10, 2012 a total of 16 volumes were published. Within the Dengeki hp continued to appear even additional chapters in editions 34, 35, 41 and 47

The Mainichi Shimbun reported that by January 2008 about 700,000 copies of the first seven issues were sold.


As Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu manga was adapted by Yasuhiro Miyama and takes on action from the Light Novel series. The first 24 chapters of 26 August 2006 ( issue 10 /2006) to 26 June 2010 (Issue 8/2010 ) were published published in his manga magazine Dengeki Moeoh, published by ASCII Media Works. The chapters have been combined of 15 November 2007 to 27 September 2010 in four anthologies ( tankōbon ), released under the label Dengeki Comics.

Radio plays

A comprehensive four-part radio play radio show has been since October 27th 2007, transferred to the transmitter Dengeki Taishō, who also belongs to ASCII Media Works. Following a radio drama CD was released with a length of about an hour on 10 January 2008, complementing the action of the second sequence. All radio plays were spoken by the same speakers, as well as in the anime.


Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu

An adaptation into an anime television series was made in 2008 by Studio Barcelona. Director Episode Munenori Nawa was, whose screenplay was written by Tsuyoshi Tamai. The design of the characters is based on the illustrations by Shaa and was revised by Satoshi Ishino, known from Excel Saga Puni Puni or Poemy. The 12 episodes complete series was broadcast from July 4 to September 26, 2008 on the Chiba TV transmitters and TV Kanagawa.

For the opening credits of the series the title Tomadoi Bitter Tune (とまどい ビター チューン) Miran Himemiya and Chocolate Rockers was used. In the credits, this was the title Hitosashiyubi Quiet! (ひとさしゆび クワイエット). The latter was sung by Kana Ueda, may Goto, Rina Satou, Kaori Shimizu and Mamiko Noto.

Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Purezza

In a Beizettel the 10th publication of the Light Novel Ōkami to Kōshinryō (also known as Spice and Wolf ) the production of a second season of the anime was announced in April 2009. It is entitled Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Purezza (乃木坂春香の秘密 ぴゅあ れっつぁ ♪ ~: Pyuarettsa ), where purezza Italian for " purity, innocence " is. Director is as before Munenori Nawa, in the meantime the government in DCII SS ~ Da Capo II Second Season ~ OVA Kiss × sis and took over. With Tsuyoshi Tamai also the same writer has been like previously involved in the production. Tsuyoshi worked in the meantime titles like Strike Witches or Inukami! . Also has remained the same Satoshi Ishino as a character designer. In the meantime, however, changed the name of Studio Barcelona to diomedea. Aired the second season of 6 October 2009 on the transmitters Tokyo MX TV Yomiuri and until 22 December 2009. The transmitter AT -X and TV Kanagawa transferred the consequences of each one day later.

Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Finale

2012 appeared another sequel OVA called Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Finale (乃木坂春香の秘密 ふぃなれ ♪ ~, ~: finare ). The production staff remained unchanged to the TV show. The four episodes were released on DVD and Blu -ray on August 29, October 12, October 31 and 28 November 2012. However, the consequences of each few days were broadcast on AT -X and Tokyo MX front of their home video release between 17 August and 25 November 2012.


Computer game

For the PlayStation 2 was released a created by Vridge and ASCII Media Works marketed Ren'ai simulation. This was released in Japan on 25 September 2008 and entitled Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Cosplay Hajimemashita (乃木坂春香の秘密 こすぷれ,はじめ まし た ♥ ).