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Romio x Jurietto (2007, Fumitoshi Oizaki)

TitleRomio x Jurietto
Release LocationsJapan
DirectorFumitoshi Oizaki
MediumColor video with sound
Dubbed LanguagesEnglish
Audienceelementary school
high school
Play ConnectionsRomeo and Juliet (derivative)
SettingNeo Verona


Romio x Jurietto (or Romeo x Juliet, as it's known in English) is a anime television series set in the fantasy city of Neo Verona. The manga series is derived from Romeo and Juliet and includes several references to Shakespeare's other works. It ran for a total of 24 episodes.

Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper — Added 2009-07-27

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorFumitoshi Oizaki

Production information courtesy of: Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper [website]