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Mekakucity Actors

Mekakucity Actors

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Mekaku City Actors, Kagerou Project
Japanese: メカクシティアクターズ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 13, 2014 to Jun 29, 2014
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.291 (scored by 38267 users)
Ranked: #20742
Popularity: #266
Members: 84,543
Favorites: 983
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

The incidents which occurred on August 14th and 15th bring a group of young boys and girls together... They are members of a group they call themselves the "Mekakushi Dan" (Blindfold Organization) and each member possesses a strange power involving their eyes. Will the members of this peculiar organization be able to solve the mysteries behind these incidents and see the truth?

(Source: Aniplex USA)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Kagerou Days, Kagerou Days
Other: daze, days

Characters & Voice Actors

Amamiya, Hibiya
Amamiya, Hibiya
Main
Togashi, Misuzu
Japanese
Togashi, Misuzu
Enomoto, Takane
Enomoto, Takane
Main
Asumi, Kana
Japanese
Asumi, Kana
Kano, Shuuya
Kano, Shuuya
Main
Tachibana, Shinnosuke
Japanese
Tachibana, Shinnosuke
Kido, Tsubomi
Kido, Tsubomi
Main
Kaida, Yuko
Japanese
Kaida, Yuko

Staff

Jin
Producer, Script, Theme Song Arrangement, Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Lyrics, Music, Series Composition, Original Creator
Iwakami, Atsuhiro
Producer
Shinbou, Akiyuki
Director
Yase, Yuki
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard



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Jun 28, 2014
ZtarWarrior
It's always a pleasant surprise to come across an anime that isn't afraid to present itself in a way different than most others. More often than not an anime's narrative is linear, with a straightforward progression that is simple for mostly anyone to comprehend. While this method does result in well-written and engaging stories, it can take an extra level of skill to alter the way a narrative is told and pull it off correctly without any hiccups. Mekakucity Actors isn't interested in being your average, everyday anime; it's one of the few that seeks to challenge the conventions of storytelling. To give a bit read more
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Aug 31, 2014
HyoronKa
Mekakucity Actors.

Having followed the Kagerou Project since it was first uploaded on NicoNico, the announcement of the anime came as no surprise to myself. For anyone already familiar with the Kagerou Project, the story was relatively simple. For sake of no spoilers, I won't elaborate any further.

First up: the story. This is by far the part of Mekakucity Actors that has let me down a little. It is incredibly complicated to follow at times, and even though it is at its very core a relatively simple story, it is presented in a convoluted manner that makes it quite hard at times to follow read more
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Recommendations

Clean unique worlds from both series where plots have to be grasped to get a clear understanding. The artful animation and expresison of the characters is something to be galvanised with. Environments appeared sophisticated in both arrangements and structure that will give you an out of this world experience.
same feel for both shows, both deal with the supernatural, both are mystery too, both focused on one city, also weird red eyes

Opening Theme

#1: "daze" by Jin ft. MARiA from GARNiDELiA (eps 2-5, 8, 10-11)
#2: "Headphone Actor (ヘッドフォンアクター)" by Jin ft. LiSA (ep 6)
#3: "Ayano no Koufuku Riron (アヤノの幸福理論)" by Jin ft. Aki Okui (ep 9)

Ending Theme

#1: "daze" by Jin ft. MARiA from GARNiDELiA (ep 1)
#2: "days" by Jin ft. Lia (eps 2-5, 7, 9-11)
#3: "Yuukei Yesterday (夕景イエスタデイ)" by Jin ft. LiSA (ep 6)
#4: "Lost Time Memory (ロスタイムメモリー)" by Jin ft. Matsuyama Kouta from BYEE the ROUND (ep 8)
#5: "Summertime Record (サマータイムレコード)" by Jin feat. Jin (ep 12)
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