The first season of Hayate no Gotoku! (ハヤテのごとく!,Hayate no Gotoku!?), known in English as Hayate the Combat Butler is 52-episode anime aired on TV Tokyo in Japan between April 1, 2007 and March 30, 2008, produced by animation studio SynergySP and with music by Kōtarō Nakagawa. The first season mainly focuses on the Hayate no Gotoku! Manga plot from Volume 1Chapter 1 to Volume 4Chapter 51 with references to later Volumes as well as having anime exclusive episodes made.