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Arata naru Sekai: Mirai-hen

Arata naru Sekai: Mirai-hen

Alternative Titles

English: World's End
Synonyms: Arata-naru Sekai, Aratanaru Sekai, The World of Arata
Japanese: アラタなるセカイ 未来編


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 20, 2012
Genres: Sci-Fi
Duration: 30 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
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Ranked: #47662
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Four high school girls in uniforms walk silently on the barren earth. These girls are time travelers who had been sent 6000 years into the future, from their present in which the same day is endlessly repeated, in order to evade human extinction.

They studied time travel in school, were examined by the aptitude test, and were sent to the future as told. What should they do now? They had no idea. The only thing they could take with them from the present was a light, toy-like cellphone. Of course, it receives no signal here.

As the girls are walking, they see strange birds flying in the sky, and a discolored river in the distance.

Then, one girl finds an abandoned house, and recognizes the name inscribed on the front gates.

Related Anime

Adaptation: Arata naru Sekai: Kako-hen, Arata naru Sekai: Gendai-hen

Characters & Voice Actors

Taneda, Risa
Taneda, Risa
Okubo, Rumi
Okubo, Rumi
Kimura, Ryouhei
Kimura, Ryouhei
Hoshigaoka, Arisa
Hoshigaoka, Arisa
Iguchi, Yuka
Iguchi, Yuka


Tachikawa, Yuzuru
Iruma, Hitoma
Script, Theme Song Lyrics, Original Creator
Kawano, Marina
Theme Song Performance
Kosaki, Satoru
Theme Song Arrangement, Theme Song Composition

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Aug 16, 2013
First off, i have to say i was extremely confused with the whole story in general. The details, characters and everything were so annoyingly vague it had me frustrated to no end.

And i have NO idea how this happened but even though i totally didn't get what was going on, by the end i was pretty much bawling my eyes out. Now i personally think its extremely unfair that i was so 'emotionally abused' by this 30 minute anime movie that didn't even make sense! I mean i have a general 'idea' but basically everything was so vague that it wasn't something i would read more
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Nov 9, 2012
First of, this is my very first review of anything here on MAL ever and it will therefore also considering this to be an 1Episode OVA be rather straight forward and not too long.

Have you ever been thinking how the future might affect your past and viceverse? Well, what this 1 episode OVA tries to do is to sort of make your brain twist around 360 degrees and make you think once again about how the future possibly could be like, aswell how it could affect your past and how the two are connected to eachother.

The story is in my opinion slightly mindtwisting due to read more
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Nov 9, 2012
I know its just a one EP ova wtfffff OK I say this Anime thinking it would be good time traveling Anime ....... But at the end all i was doing was scratching my head out of confusion of what was going on and how they solved the problem. Look they story this anime is trying to do is very interesting.. Four high school who are time travelers they been sent 6000 years into the future, from their present in which the same day is endlessly repeated, in order to evade human extinction is a very interesting idea. you would think this anime would be read more
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Mar 27, 2013
This OVA is Pretty interesting.. I dont know about you guys but i love it.. its like watching steins;Gate thought its only 30min Anime but its still amusing, it keep my brain twisting...

Story: 9
The Story is Pretty Interesting though there still some point i dont really understand but still keep me interesting.

Art: 8
Still fine.. Average Anime Artwork..

Sound: 9
Good Quality in the sound.. Specially When the Bird crash to their Classroom..

Character: 8
pretty interesting keep you amusing sometimes but Some are not really Properly introduce.

Enjoyment: 8
For myself it keeps me interesting and keep me thinking what if our future was like them that repeats the day read more
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Time traveling, Cellphones, romance, and plotholes
They might seem different but Arata naru Sekai: Mirai-hen and Coppelion both give off a similar vibe with a familiar environment. The main characters in fact hopes to prevent humanity's destruction in a futuristic settings. Additionally, the main characters all possesses special abilities that makes them more unique than others.

There is also the theme of science fiction along with emotional factors.
If you're looking for a philosophical, confusing time travel plot, these two stories are alike.
For instance, both display some similarities like good soundtrack and animation, the overuse of cellphone theme, romantic hints and again, a future where mankind is almost at extinction. I prefer NG because it develops its characters much better. In both, the plot is not very consistent and leaves you thinking and wondering, but if you appreciated one, you'll surely appreciate the other.
Both are about a pair of lovers separated by a normally insurmountable distance. There is also a cell phone involved.
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Both are one-episode OVAs that tell a concrete and great tale about time travelling. Plus, there's a bit of romance.
-Both try to show the future (thought CK is a near future and Arata naru a future from 600o years from now), the technology or what has happened to the world.
-Both are weird, but some how interresting.

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"Arata naru Sekai (アラタなるセカイ)" by Marina Kawano

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