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Hakuouki Hekketsuroku

Hakuouki Hekketsuroku

Alternative Titles

English: Hakuoki: Record of the Jade Blood
Synonyms: Hakuouki 2, Hakuoki 2, Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan Hekketsuroku
Japanese: 薄桜鬼 碧血録

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 10
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2010 to Dec 6, 2010
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.791 (scored by 19287 users)
Ranked: #8622
Popularity: #960
Members: 37,204
Favorites: 382
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Synopsis

The continuation of Hakuoki.

The Edo Era has ended after 260 years of history and the Meiji Era begins. However, bitter strife still continues between the soldiers of the new government and former Tokugawa retainers. This is the stage in which the surviving members of the Shinsengumi find themselves upon their return to Edo following their defeat at Tobafushimi.

(Sources: ANN, AniDB)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan
Prequel: Hakuouki, Hakuouki Hekketsuroku Episode 0
Alternative version: Hakuouki Movie 2: Shikon Soukyuu

Characters & Voice Actors

Harada, Sanosuke
Harada, Sanosuke
Main
Yusa, Kouji
Japanese
Yusa, Kouji
Hijikata, Toshizou
Hijikata, Toshizou
Main
Miki, Shinichiro
Japanese
Miki, Shinichiro
Nagakura, Shinpachi
Nagakura, Shinpachi
Main
Tsuboi, Tomohiro
Japanese
Tsuboi, Tomohiro
Okita, Souji
Okita, Souji
Main
Morikubo, Showtaro
Japanese
Morikubo, Showtaro

Staff

Yamasaki, Osamu
Director
Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Sound Director
Oobari, Masami
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Hirota, Mitsutaka
Script

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Episodes  0 / 10
Aired  Oct 4, 2010 to Dec 6, 2010
Status  Finished Airing
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Jul 5, 2012
RainSpirit
Personally, I really really like this anime. (In fact, it's my favorite one as of now). But looking at the other reviews, I can tell that not everyone agrees... Well, I guess we all have our own opinions. :-/ Anyways, this review will also refer back to the first season, and may contain spoilers.

Story: 10
I found the story very interesting; and never once thought the anime was boring while watching it. I like the way that they make the anime last over a couple of years, rather than in a short amount of time like some other animes. But part of the reason why I read more
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Jul 5, 2011
BeautifulDeath
Alot of people i have talked to, dislike this anime. Some of the reviews i have read, on here and on other sites, are poor.
In my opinion however this was a great anime. I may not be very experienced in anime watching, but i thought that this show had a great story line and great characters. I do wish this show had a bit of a happier way about it, but based on what it did have i think it was a very sad, yet amazing anime.
I would surely watch this again, and reccomend it to people. It may not be the best anime out read more
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Jun 30, 2013
-Gia-
This is my first ever review and i decided to give this anime my first reciew. i know this review will suck, but please, bare with me!(:

Honestly, I'm giving this anime series a 10 out of 10. I've been looking for an anime that would make me feel excited about anime again. I happened to bump into this one and I just can't get over how great it was. I even went through the trouble of looking at the background of the anime characters and found it fascinating that some of the characters were real life people and that the battles actually did take read more
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Apr 23, 2013
jkerkula
I personally think it's really hard to rate this sequel just because it really depends on what type of show you want to watch. Despite appearing to be a reverse harem, this anime is not about a bunch of guys all chasing one girl. It centers around the history of the Shinsengumi. It's also a lot more dramatic, and emphasizes the realities of war.

So, that in mind, the only real downside I found to the anime is that (spoiler alert).............. everyone dies! I would have enjoyed the series way more if only one max two didn't make it. But they freakin killed read more
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"Maikaze" By Yoshioka Aika

Ending Theme

"Akane Sora ni Negafu (茜空に願ふ)" by mao

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