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Sankarea

Sankarea

Alternative Titles

English: Sankarea
Synonyms: Sankarea: Undying Love
Japanese: さんかれあ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2012 to Jun 29, 2012
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.581 (scored by 64886 users)
Ranked: #12012
Popularity: #168
Members: 110,864
Favorites: 578
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

Furuya's not interested in the living, he's got zombies on the brain! When Furuya's cat dies, he decides he's going to try and bring it back to life. In the process, he stumbles across a girl who is involved in an accident and turns into a real zombie! What's Furuya going to do now that the thing he loves the most is right in front of his eyes?

(Source: FUNimation)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Sankarea
Side story: Sankarea OVA
Sequel: Sankarea: Wagahai mo... Zombie de Aru...

Characters & Voice Actors

Furuya, Chihiro
Furuya, Chihiro
Main
Dismuke, Aaron
English
Dismuke, Aaron
Shintani, Ryouko
Japanese
Shintani, Ryouko
...
Sanka, Rea
Sanka, Rea
Main
Ballard, Tia
English
Ballard, Tia
Uchida, Maaya
Japanese
Uchida, Maaya
...
Baabu
Baabu
Supporting
Rial, Monica
English
Rial, Monica
Fukuen, Misato
Japanese
Fukuen, Misato
Butler
Butler
Supporting
Kanemitsu, Nobuaki
Japanese
Kanemitsu, Nobuaki

Staff

Omata, Shinichi
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Yoshida, Shunji
Episode Director
nano.RIPE
Theme Song Performance, Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Arrangement
myu
Theme Song Arrangement, Theme Song Composition



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Nov 7, 2013
finalchance531
I wasn't so sure about this show when I read about it. I try not to look to deep and spoil something that I shouldn't. Regardless, this show is very entertaining.

Spoiler Free, outside from the summary information.
Quick and simple for those that want to know if this is a go or not.

Story: 8
This story was very enjoyable to me. It had just the right amount of comedy and ecchi without hurting the quality of the entire show. It pulls you in to see what on earth could happen next. With the whole plot around zombies, you cant usually go wrong, usually. The story will have read more
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Jan 30, 2014
ZeroReq011
Tell me if you've heard of this before. A high school boy dreams to be with his ideal girl. Not too uncommon among romantic tales, but here's something that might run your blood cold, pun intended. He likes zombies. He really likes zombie girls, and one day, POOF! Due to plot, he gets to live with one. With a premise like this, what could possibly go wrong? Quite a bit actually, yet Sankarea stands out as quite the opposite, as something special. It, however, requires some context.

Adapted from a manga of the same name by Mitsuru Hattori, Sankarea was directed by Shinichi Omata, with in-show read more
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Recommendations

Both of these Anime are dark Gothic revolving around the unusual romance a guy has with... a girl out of horror who just wants to be... normal... and not a monster.
Weird people do weird things with weird zombies.

Opening Theme

"Esoragoto (絵空事)" by nano.RIPE

Ending Theme

"Above your hand" by Annabel

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