Love Hina

Season 1 Episode 7

First Date, Keitaro's True Feelings: Nowadays

Aired Unknown May 31, 2000 on
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First Date, Keitaro's True Feelings: Nowadays
Keitaro scores two tickets to Neverland and plans on asking Naru to go with him for the grand opening. However, a new face appears and his name is Sakata Kentaro. He's richer, better looking, and smoother than Keitaro. He also has tickets to Neverland. Things don't look so hot for Keitaro.moreless

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Rebecca Forstadt

Rebecca Forstadt

Naru's Classmate

Guest Star

Wendee Lee

Wendee Lee


Recurring Role

Steven Jay Blum

Steven Jay Blum

Masayuki Haitani/Wise Man

Recurring Role

Hiroyuki Yoshino

Hiroyuki Yoshino

Masayuki Haitani

Recurring Role

Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


  • TRIVIA (1)

    • Kentaro Sakata makes his debut in the series. He's a rich guy who graduated in Naru's class, and is going to university as a pre-med. His name gets confused with Keitaro.

      Kimiaki Shirai and Masayuki Haitani are introduced as peers of Keitaro. They work at the amusement park.

  • QUOTES (6)

    • Mitsune: We're all set! With sake and snacks in the bag, we got all we need to enjoy the Cherry Blossom Fest tomorrow!
      Keitaro: That's all that's in here is booze and snacks? Hey! That means that you used all the money I brought for juice and candy!

    • Haitani: You failed the entrance exam three times. What are you doing here with this fox?
      Mitsune: You charming boy! Did you just call me a fox?
      To Keitaro, hugging him
      Mitsune: I like your friends! And any friend of Keitaro is a friend of mine! Hey, why don't you guys come over - you know we live together...
      Shirai and Haitani: He's living with her?!

    • Kentaro: [About Naru] I knew that she was a diamond in the rough, and I have been watching her since that day.
      Mitsune: Great, he's a stalker!

    • talking to the camera
      Kentaro: What are you looking at? You didn't seriously believe that some good looking girl would come crashing into the bath every week now, did you? Get real guys! What kind of fantasy world do you live in?

    • Shinobu: [About Naru] Do any of you know what might be bothering her?
      Kaolla: Maybe she's just hungry?
      Motoko: Maybe she's depressed because she gained weight while she was studying for the exams?
      Mitsune: Nah, she's just constipated!

    • Kentaro: Where is Naru, anyway? She and I have a date to go to the grand opening of the Karagawa Neverland. Isn't she ready yet?
      Keitaro: Ahhh!
      Shinobu: Oh no! Poor Keitaro has gone into shock! Somebody help him!

  • NOTES (1)

    • Manga Corollary
      Chapter 25, When the Cherry Blossoms Bloom
      Just the sections on Naru's graduation are mentioned in this chapter.
      Chapter 43, Ask Me Out Keitaro!
      Keitaro takes the entire chapter trying to ask Naru out to the amusement park.