This novel would be adapted into a theatrical movie twice, a TV miniseries, and a TV movie, and it served as the inspiration for the anime film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time.
It was English-subbed too, and the subs were, well, huge and easy to read! xD My fellow Filipino blogger, usagijen, kindly invited me to watch the 2006 anime film Toki o Kakeru ShÅujo (The Girl Who Leapt Through Time) at the [...]
It is also referred as TokiKake for short, or The Girl Who Leapt Through Time for its English release.
Lots of Ghost story style ones (3 stories solves a volume or one a volume), and some cult ones like Lunar Legend, or Eureka Seven (famous anime) or The Girl who Ran through time (an alternate story on the famous Anime Movie: Girl who Leapt through time).
As an anime fable of sorts, as opposed to a hardcore sci-fi time travel adventure, â€œGirl Who Leapt Through Timeâ€ wisely avoids winding itself up too much in the intricacies of time travel paradoxes and pointless techno babble explanations of the mechanics of time travel.