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Strike the Blood

Strike the Blood

Alternative Titles

Japanese: ストライク・ザ・ブラッド


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2013 to Mar 28, 2014
Producers: Silver Link, Connect
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company


Score: 7.621 (scored by 29014 users)
Ranked: #10962
Popularity: #291
Members: 70,015
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The Fourth Progenitor—that's the world's strongest vampire that should only exist in legends. Accompanied by twelve Kenjuu and spreading calamity, this phantom vampire appeared in Japan. For the observation and obliteration of this Fourth Primogenitor, the government and Lion King decided to dispatch an attack mage known as a Sword Shaman. However, for some reason, the one chosen for the observation was a apprentice Sword Shaman girl, Himegari Yukina. Wielding the strongest anti-primogenitor spirit spear, Yukina arrived at Demon District, Itogami City. What is the true identity of the Fourth Primogenitor, Akatsuki Kojou, she encountered over there?!

(Source: Baka-Tsuki, edited)

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Adaptation: Strike the Blood

Characters & Voice Actors

Akatsuki, Kojou
Akatsuki, Kojou
Hosoya, Yoshimasa
Hosoya, Yoshimasa
Tamura, Mutsumi
Tamura, Mutsumi
Himeragi, Yukina
Himeragi, Yukina
Taneda, Risa
Taneda, Risa
Iguchi, Yuka
Iguchi, Yuka
Paper Noise
Paper Noise
Ueda, Kana
Ueda, Kana


Yamamoto, Hideyo
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets
Theme Song Performance
Theme Song Performance

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Mar 28, 2014
With all the anime spewing out, there are inevitably some that fail, and some that succeed. Then there are those that neither rises above the sea of mediocrity, nor falls to the pits of inferiority. They simply turn out to be what one would expect it to be: generic. Don’t get me wrong. Every anime has the potential to separate itself from the band of generic mediocrity. Strike the blood is no exception. However, that light at the end of the tunnel is blocked by an onslaught of fanservice, feeble characterisation and mundane storytelling.

Initially interesting, the story gradually adopts the generic high school setting, with read more
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Apr 2, 2014
​Thunder Kings Review nr.4: Strike the Blood

I followed this anime whole way down to the hell where it have ended. Much virgin blood was sucked and a lot of underwear exposed. Occasionally I enjoyed the ride but the road was rocky and full of holes. Those holes were full of predictable randomness not seen in ages and suited final destination perfectly. Welcome all vampires, witches and loli teachers to my fourth review, enjoy.

The Story 2/10
The best way to describe this shows plot is simply saying that it's harem with vampires and magic. Beginning is generic but fairly interesting, there was some space for development read more
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Same type of main character the type that becomes stronger by interacting with females
-annoying girl bothers the MC constantly and berates him when he's in contact with other girls
-futuristic fantasy setting
-every other girl is more interesting the MC girl
-magic and technology meet
-MC has lots of bad luck(?)
-visually they looked the same or are very similar
-if all else fails, wait for the MC to get "personally" angry

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Opening Theme

#1: "Strike the Blood (ストライク・ザ・ブラッド )" by Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets (eps 2-7, 9-13)
#2: "Fight 4 Real" by ALTIMA (eps 14-24)

Ending Theme

#1: "Strike the Blood (ストライク・ザ・ブラッド)" by Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets (ep 1)
#2: "Strike my soul" by Yuka Iguchi (eps 2-13)
#3: "signal" by Kanon Wakeshima (eps 14-24)

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Fall 2013 Simulcast List [Update 11/15] ( 1 2 3 4 5 ... Last Page )
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12-18-13, 4:15 PM
Light Novel 'Strike the Blood' To Be Animated (Confirmed to Air in Fall 2013) ( 1 2 3 )
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10-26-13, 3:13 AM

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