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Blood Lad

Blood Lad

Alternative Titles

English: Blood Lad
Japanese: ブラッドラッド

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 10
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 8, 2013 to Sep 9, 2013
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.651 (scored by 67290 users)
Ranked: #10562
Popularity: #171
Members: 121,571
Favorites: 522
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

Staz is the vampire boss of a section of the demon world, but he has little interest in human blood. He's more infatuated with Japanese culture. When he learns that Yanagi Fuyumi, a Japanese teenage girl, accidentally wanders into the demon city, he jumps to the occasion. However, while Staz deals with an intruder on his turf, the oblivious Fuyumi is killed by a monster of the same type and becomes a wandering ghost. The disappointed Staz vows to Fuyumi that he will find a way to bring her back to life.

(Source: MU, edited)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Blood Lad
Sequel: Blood Lad: Wagahai wa Neko de wa Nai

Characters & Voice Actors

Wolf
Wolf
Main
Terashima, Takuma
Japanese
Terashima, Takuma
Diskin, Benjamin
English
Diskin, Benjamin
Blood, Staz Charlie
Blood, Staz Charlie
Main
Papenbrook, Bryce
English
Papenbrook, Bryce
Osaka, Ryota
Japanese
Osaka, Ryota
...
Hydra, Bell
Hydra, Bell
Main
Schadt, Shandra
German
Schadt, Shandra
Buckland, Kira
English
Buckland, Kira
...
Yanagi, Fuyumi
Yanagi, Fuyumi
Main
Huynh, Xanthe
English
Huynh, Xanthe
Nomizu, Iori
Japanese
Nomizu, Iori
...

Staff

Miya, Shigeyuki
Director
Iida, Satoki
Sound Director
Konuta, Kenji
Script, Series Composition
May'n
Theme Song Performance



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Aug 10, 2013
KDM
Blood Lad is an intriguing comedy/supernatural anime that is one of the best, if not the best of the Summer 2013 season. I've been looking forward to every new episode, and it's been very enjoyable so far.

First and foremost, the show is very entertaining. I've definitely had my share of laughs, as Blood Lad definitely qualifies as a solid comedy. It brings to the table a helping of exciting moments that take you to the edge of your seat, but also a bunch of weird situations too.

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Sep 8, 2013
Camna
Blood Lad is a classic example of taking a typical genre type and applying a currently popular twist on it; in this case you end up with yet another supernatural comedy Most titles that fall under this category are barely passable, but Blood Lad seemed to stand out from the rest of the crowd so I gave it a chance. I mean a vampire boss that is more interested in the otaku culture of Japan over fresh human blood… that doesn’t sound too unoriginal and downright unbearable, right? Well I’m going to tell you why I was neither right nor wrong in Blood Lad’s case.
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Recommendations

- Both have a Halloween-like theme to it filled with supernatural creatures galore.
- Both are shonen fighting anime.
- Fanservice galore in both
- Similar humor
- Soul and Staz both have really similar personalities
- The art style to Blood Lad is strikingly similar to Soul Eater's in a way. I actually believed that both of them were by the same creator when I first saw Blood Lad! So if you like the art style in one then you might really like the other.
Both anime are about a girl who can turn into a ghost (but in Noragami it isn't as permanent). The main male character is helping the girl out to turn back to normal.

Opening Theme

"ViViD" by May'n

Ending Theme

"BLOODY HOLIC" by Yuuka Nanri

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