Negima! Magister Negi Magi

Natsumi, family will always be the home run king of bonds. Don't you agree? I don't understand what you mean at all, Chizuru.

Season 2, Ep 17, Aired 1/24/07
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  • Episode Description
  • Asuna and Konoka are about to take a bath but before they could, they stumble onto Nekane Springfield, Negi's older sister. Konoka and Setsuna find it to be a bit strange for Nekane to just appear in the World of Illusions and decided to investigate Nekane's sudden appearance.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Gwendolyn Lau

    Nekane Springfield

  • Rina Satou

    Negi Springfield

  • Luci Christian

    Asuna Kagurazaka (#8)

  • Akemi Kanda

    Kagurazaka Asuna (#8)

  • Christopher R. Sabat

    Narrator

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (2)

    • Konoka: Negi-kun...
      Negi: Yes?
      Konoka: I have something to tell you. Actually... The Baron is really... Nekane-san.

    • Ayaka: You are a failure!
      Makie: Huh, failure!?
      Ayaka: YES. A FAILURE! You, Sasaki Makie, fail at life!
      (Makie turns white and cries out loud)
      Narrator: I feel sincerely sorry for you!

    Notes (1)

    • Opening Song Credits: The opening theme for this episode is "1000% SPARKING" and was sung by Rina Satou (Negi Springfield), Akemi Kanda (Asuna Kagurazaka), Ai Nonaka (Konoka Konoe) and Yu Kobayashi (Setsuna Sakurazaki). Unlike previous openings, the first verse of the complete "1000% SPARKING" song was used rather than the vocal portion of the song. The coloring in the opening animation has been distorted from the previous episodes. The animation has changes in three parts that normally show Asuna (standing on a table), Konoka (standing on a table) and Negi (kneeling between two rows of tables) are now replaced with three different groups of 3-A students with the first being, Satsuki Yotsuba, Chao Lingshen and Satomi Hakase. The second group being Ako Izumi, Akira Okochi and Misora Kasuga and the third group being Chizuru Naba, Natsumi Murakami and Zazie Rainyday Closing Song Credits: The ending theme for this episode is "A-LY-YA" and was sung by Shizuka Itou (Misa Kakizaki), Mami Deguchi (Madoka Kugimiya) and Akane Omae (Sakurako Shiina). This animation ends with Motsu wearing a black jacket and having yellow hair and holding up a sign of a clenched gloved fist when he reaches the Negima circle. Under the circle, a chibi version of Asuna is dancing with maracas while a chibi version of Konoka is playing the tambourine, a chibi version of Setsuna playing the triangle and a chibi version of Nodoka playing the drums. The background color of the animation is green.

    Trivia (2)

    • Pactio Card Debut
      Ku Fei - Suka - Ku Fei assumes the form of a tiger.

    • The first part of the episode title is signed by Chizuru Naba. The second part of the episode title is signed by Natsumi Murakami.

    Allusions (1)

    • The episode title contains two home run references. One is for Natsumi Tsujimoto of You're Under Arrest who is known for battling against Strike-Man and being the Home Run Girl. The other is to Barry Bonds who set the all time Home Run record in Major League Baseball in the 2007 season.

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