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Hamatora The Animation

Hamatora The Animation

Alternative Titles

Japanese: ハマトラ THE ANIMATION

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2014 to Mar 26, 2014
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.361 (scored by 16805 users)
Ranked: #18172
Popularity: #587
Members: 41,343
Favorites: 174
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

The story revolves around "Minimum" or "minor miracle"—special hereditary powers discovered only in an extremely limited number of humans. Those who possess such powers are known as "Minimum Holders."

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Hamatora
Summary: Hamatora The Animation: Saishuukai Chokuzen! Mao ga Okuru Soushuuhen Special
Sequel: Hamatora The Animation 2nd Season

Characters & Voice Actors

Nice
Nice
Main
Ohsaka, Ryota
Japanese
Ohsaka, Ryota
Murasaki
Murasaki
Main
Hatano, Wataru
Japanese
Hatano, Wataru
Hajime
Hajime
Supporting
Kato, Emiri
Japanese
Kato, Emiri
Art
Art
Supporting
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Japanese
Kamiya, Hiroshi

Staff

Kishi, Seiji
Director
Kimura, Hiroshi
Director
Kumagai, Jun
Script
Machida, Touko
Script



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Mar 26, 2014
Asfaria
Hamatora is an anime that showed plenty of promise at first. It could have been excellent if not for one major setback: most of the anime is filler. The story is actually great when it gets down to it, but having one of the most thrilling scenes of any show this season followed up by a beach episode before returning to the actual plot just destroys the mood and momentum this show could have built up much more. That's not the only problem, but it certainly is the biggest and most noticeable one.

Hamatora is an anime with a similar style to things like Persona 4 read more
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Mar 25, 2014
silverwalls
Hamatora was a show I was quite interested in prior to its airing. Looking at the key visuals, the characters looked interesting; and the preview video showed some cool superpowers with flashy and colorful animation. But you may think the synopsis doesn't really sound interesting - cool guys fighting with superpowers are an overused trope in anime, to the point where it gets cliché. But wait, Hamatora throws some detective elements into the mix! So, does that make Hamatora an interesting, outstanding watch that puts the superpower guy cliché into good use? Well, as you can see on my final score, I don't share that read more
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Recommendations

People with special abilities and groups performing missions. Not to mention all around action. Darker than Black is of course edgier and well, darker [no pun intended] but they have the same feel and pacing.
Super powers. Mystery. Witty. Each anime has these elements in spades. Intensity seems to be the main element though. I couldn't help but notice the similarity after the first two episodes. The darkened theme running through the background plot sets up the mood for future events and the protagonists both have sort of that "in your face" approach. If you've seen one, I definitely recommend the other if only for a comparison of the two.

Opening Theme

"FLAT" by livetune adding Yuuki Ozaki (from Galileo Galilei)

Ending Theme

"Hikari" by Wataru Hatano

Recent News

'Hamatora The Animation' 2nd Season to Air in Summer 2014 ( 1 2 3 4 5 )
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04-13-14, 1:05 AM
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02-09-14, 5:15 PM

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04-16-14, 1:47 PM

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