Kujou Himeka, Hanazono Karin, and Kujou Kazune
"No girl with an iota of sanity would transform into a god on her first date!"Klutzy
sixth-grader Karin is miserable. Not only are her parents dead
, but her beloved cat, Shii-chan, just died, and on top of all of that, she gets terrible grades in school. Little does she know that, thanks to a ring
that was left to her
by her late mother
, Karin is about to transform into a goddess, and her life will never be the same. Teaming up with Kazune Kujou
, she vows to protect Kazune's cousin Himeka from Kirio Karasuma
, who is after her for unknown reasons. Karin also gets a crush on Kirio's twin brother Kirika Karasuma
, but could he be involved with his brother's plans? And why does the New Transfer Student
Michiru "Micchi" Nishikiori have a god transformation ring
of his own?
Created by Koge-Donbo
, the original manga was supposed to be a one-shot Affectionate Parody
of magical girl series, but its unexpected success caused it to be continued for seven volumes and aired as an anime show. There is also a sequel, Kamichama Karin Chu
, where Karin and Kazune's Kid from the Future
comes back to Set Right What Once Went Wrong
, and introducing new character Jin Kuga
and giving the main cast new transformations
Not to be confused with the vampire series Karin
, or with Kamichu!
, the other series about a girl who becomes a god.
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