Japanator's Jeff Chuang writes, "There's an incredibly large amount of fluff to this romantic comedy about a little girl and her suspiciously ikemen guardian. Too much, some would say. And they would be right: all the way up to the very final climax there is a truck load of fluff. The 12th and final episode opened with Ririchiyo voicing over a montage of recapped cuts and telling us the basic premise of Inu x Boku SS that we've been told repeatedly over the course of the past 11 episodes.
But why do I think this anime is actually really neat? Click on and find out."