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Senki Zesshou Symphogear: Meteoroid-Falling, Burning, and Disappear, Then...

Senki Zesshou Symphogear: Meteoroid-Falling, Burning, and Disappear, Then...

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Senhime Zesshou Symphogear
Japanese: 戦姫絶唱シンフォギア Meteoroid-falling, burning, and disappear, then...

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 7, 2012 to Mar 30, 2012
Genres: Action, Music, Sci-Fi
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 6.951 (scored by 14946 users)
Ranked: #33532
Popularity: #1096
Members: 35,338
Favorites: 228
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Synopsis

Two years ago, a pair of idols, Tsubasa Kazanari and Kanade Amou, collectively known as ZweiWing, fought against an alien race known as Noise using armor known as Symphogear. To protect a girl named Hibiki Tachibana, who got severely wounded by the Noise, Kanade sacrificed herself. Two years later, as Tsubasa has fought the Noise alone, Hibiki ends up gaining the same power as Kanade.

(Source: ANN, Wikipedia)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Yukine, Chris
Yukine, Chris
Main
Takagaki, Ayahi
Japanese
Takagaki, Ayahi
Tachibana, Hibiki
Tachibana, Hibiki
Main
Yuuki, Aoi
Japanese
Yuuki, Aoi
Kazanari, Tsubasa
Kazanari, Tsubasa
Main
Mizuki, Nana
Japanese
Mizuki, Nana
Amou, Kanade
Amou, Kanade
Supporting
Takayama, Minami
Japanese
Takayama, Minami

Staff

Itou, Tatsufumi
Itou, Tatsufumi
Director
Motoyama, Satoshi
Motoyama, Satoshi
Sound Director
Oizaki, Fumitoshi
Oizaki, Fumitoshi
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation, Assistant Animation Director
Yoshida, Tooru
Yoshida, Tooru
Episode Director, Key Animation

More episodes Episodes(1/13)

# Episode Title Aired
1 Awakening Heartbeat
Kakusei no Kodou (覚醒の鼓動)
Jan 6, 2012

Opening Theme

"Synchrogazer" by Nana Mizuki

Ending Theme

#1: "Synchrogazer" by Nana Mizuki (ep 1)
#2: "Meteor Light" by Ayahi Takagaki (eps 2-3, 5-12)
#3: "Gekisou Gungnir (撃槍・ガングニール)" by Aoi Yuuki (ep 4)
#4: "Gyakkou no Flugel (逆光のフリューゲル)" by Nana Mizuki and Minami Takayama (ep 13)



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Infinite
Apr 3, 2012 5:26 PM
If you hate inconsistencies, stupid plot devices, a horribly flawed setting, and poor characterization, Senki Zesshou Symphogear is your worst nightmare.

The start of the series is deceptively good, we see a concert that's animated brilliantly, and we have a seemingly gritty story; we witness Kanade die in the past, and Miku crying over Hibiki's grave in the future. This image the anime painted itself in the first episode is one of the greatest deceptions I've witnessed in any form of media.

After the first episode, the animation quality drops dramatically, at times you wonder how the producers thought they could get away with it. Epitomizing this read more
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pakin
Jul 11, 2012 9:54 PM
since this was in storage for quite sometime i finally decided to watch and finished this anime. this is pretty much actiony, but at the same time, it have a pretty deep story to it, and is kind of entertaining, but for some is not. for people that love action, i think you guys may or may not like this anime, since the action isn't really that, cuz they focus more on the plot i would say..

story 8/10
started of pretty good on how they kind of went to the future, and then goes back to what happen to get there, like a lot of anime read more
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orbbie
Jan 7, 2012 12:31 AM
What a mind-blowing anime. Every bit of goodness packed in about 30 minutes of futuristic action packed visuals, eardrum blowing sound and a story that, so far looks to be heading to the right direction for one of the most viewed, most popular, eyes popping anime of the year. Fanboys rejoice, even though its only the first episode thats currently out I can already tell that this is chuck full with allot of emotions that will make you cry both for tears of joy and sadness (I had water in my eyes throughout the whole episode). The gods of anime have answered my prays and read more
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Maximus-San
Jan 7, 2012 2:06 AM
I'll be honest, this is probably what I've been most psyched for this season besides Nisemonogatari and I'll tell you why.

Magical Girl meets Gundam meets The World Ends With You.

Okay so maybe the ties to TWEWY are in the enemy designation only, (They're called Noise in case you hadn't guessed) but I stand by Magical Girl Gundam, even if I wasn't sure of the comparison at the beginning of the show, by the end with that 3rd transformation sequence, I was more than convinced as the parts for her suit grew out of her body.

The show starts off with a flash forward, before coming back read more
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