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Carnival Phantasm


Alternative Titles

Japanese: カーニバル・ファンタズム

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 14, 2011 to Dec 31, 2011
Producers: Notes
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Lerche
Source: Manga
Duration: 14 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 8.031 (scored by 31,041 users)
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Ranked: #4802
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Popularity: #797
Members: 61,921
Favorites: 549
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Episodes: /12

Synopsis

How do you resolve a conflict between powerful spirits of famous heroes for a prize capable of granting any wish? Wage a war that will cost your blood, sweat, and tears? Too much work—how about a game-show competition instead?

Carnival Phantasm takes a number of characters from Type-Moon's original works, and puts them in a variety of light-hearted scenarios which parody their respective series. Watch Lancer suffering due to his low luck stat, or watch the egotistical King of Heroes gladly kneel to a dominatrix King of Knights. Just remember to leave your sanity at the door.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Saber
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Kawasumi, Ayako
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Kawasumi, Ayako
Toosaka, Rin
Toosaka, Rin
Main
Ueda, Kana
Japanese
Ueda, Kana
Emiya, Shirou
Emiya, Shirou
Main
Sugiyama, Noriaki
Japanese
Sugiyama, Noriaki
Brunestud, Arcueid
Brunestud, Arcueid
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Yuzuki, Ryouka
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Yuzuki, Ryouka

Staff

Kishi, Seiji
Kishi, Seiji
Director
Iida, Satoki
Iida, Satoki
Sound Director
Uezu, Makoto
Uezu, Makoto
Script, Series Composition
Kimura, Shinichiro
Kimura, Shinichiro
Storyboard

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"Super☆Affection (すーぱー☆あふぇくしょん)" by Minami Kuribayashi, Miyuki Hashimoto, Faylan, Aki Misato, yozuca*, rino

Edit Ending Theme

#1: "Fellows" by Masaaki Endoh (eps 1-10, 12)
#2: "FINAL DEAD LANCER" by Yasuharu Takanashi (ep 11)



More reviewsReviews

EODM
Aug 28, 2013
Okay. So, we have two quite serious franchises most well known for their Visual Novels, Anime... One of them having an anime, and strangely their Fighting Games too. What could we do with them next?

Make a spin-off? Okay... Give it to a freshman company that could ruin it all? Alright...
The result?

...

TAKE MY MONEY!

Carnival Phantasm is an OVA Comedy Sketch Anime based on the Manga called Take-MOON which was written by Type-MOON's Eri Takenashi to celebrate Type-MOON's 10th Anniversary.

I originally heard about this anime back in 2010 but I never had the chance to watch it. So I decided to watch it last year; and read more
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RamenPoodle
Feb 7, 2012
As a gigantic Type-Moon fan, I recognize that this review may be a bit biased. Indeed, if you aren't familiar with any of the characters in Fate stay/night or Tsukihime, or the universe both stories take place in (aptly named the "Nasuverse" by fans after the author, Kinoko Nasu), then don't expect to enjoy it nearly as much as I did. On the other hand, if you are familiar with anything Type-Moon, then prepare for the best parody series in recent memory. In short, your knowledge of Type-Moon lore is directly proportional to the amount of enjoyment you will get out of this series. read more
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SabericLily
Aug 22, 2011
To all those Fate/Stay Night & Tsukihime fans who wanted to see MORE Fate/Stay Night & Tsukihime, it's time to scream and greet the Carnival Phantasm!!!

To all those who happen to be watching this show without knowing what FSN & Tsukihime are, go to hell. You don't belong here.
Let me tell you guys this though; this show is highly oriented for the FSN/Tsukihime fans who wanted to see more Saber,Rin, Garcher, Arcueid, Akiha, Ciel, and etc etc. Unless you enjoy watching randomness out of randomness, you should just watch something else.

Anyway, lets get down to the business.
I watched 1 episode so far...actually, I paused the read more
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BloodRequiem
May 6, 2012
This is perhaps the best fanservice anime I've seen to date. You may think...Fanservice? But how can it be fanservice if there are no well endowed, scantily clad female characters in there? Well lets just say that's the beauty of this show. Carnival Phantasm is literally servicing the loyal Type-Moon fans that have been following their works over the last 12 years. With that being said, this show is not for everyone. If you do not have an extensive knowledge of Nasuverse from playing Tsukihime, Fate/Stay Night(The anime for these two sucked therefore you have to play the games), Fate/Hollow Ataraxia (Fate/Zero novels optional with read more
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Recent News

New OVA of Carnival Phantasm Announced

According to the official website, a Blu-ray of Type-moon Fes - 10th Anniversary Event - was announced to be released on January 16th 2013. It will carry a new 26 mi...read more

Short OVA 'Fate / Prototype' Released

In the third volume of Carnival Phantasm, a 12 min long anime "Fate/ Prototype", a prototype of Fate/stay night, was released as an extra. Fate/ Prototype was writte...read more


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Anything else besides Tsukihime and Fate/ ?
pokecenter - Mar 27
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Haven't watched nor played Tsukihime
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12 replies by cunninglinguist »»
Mar 27, 2:51 PM

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