Edit Anime Information
What would you like to edit?
 

Devil May Cry


Alternative Titles

English: Devil May Cry
Synonyms: Devil May Cry: The Animated Series, DmC
Japanese: デビル メイ クライ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 14, 2007 to Sep 6, 2007
Premiered: Summer 2007
Broadcast: Unknown
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Game
Genres: Action, Demons, Fantasy
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 7.141 (scored by 102,833 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #29302
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #315
Members: 177,379
Favorites: 1,416
7.14
Ranked #2930Popularity #315Members 177,379
Add to List
Episodes: /12
buy from amazon

Synopsis

Devil May Cry follows the story of the demon hunter known as Dante. As a half demon, half human, he uses his trusty sword Rebellion and his two guns Ebony and Ivory to take on missions. Dante owns and runs "Devil May Cry," a business that specializes in hunting and killing demon-related problems.

Based on the video game series "Devil May Cry."

Background

No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.

Characters & Voice Actors

Dante
Main
Morikawa, Toshiyuki
Japanese
Lowell, Patty
Main
Fukuen, Misato
Japanese
Lady
Supporting
Orikasa, Fumiko
Japanese
Trish
Supporting
Tanaka, Atsuko
Japanese
Sparda
Supporting
Moduce
Supporting
Miki, Shinichiro
Japanese
Morrison, J.D.
Supporting
Ootsuka, Akio
Japanese
Brad
Supporting
Nojima, Hirofumi
Japanese
Simon
Supporting
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Japanese
Ernest
Supporting
Taniyama, Kishou
Japanese

Staff

Itagaki, Shin
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Nakajima, Toshihiko
Sound Director
Kawamura, Kenichi
Episode Director, Storyboard, Assistant Director


Edit Opening Theme

"D.M.C." by Rungran

Edit Ending Theme

"I'll be your home" by Rin Oikawa



More reviewsReviews

Sep 13, 2007
moozooh (All reviews)
Devil May Cry is a very strange anime. It does its thing nicely for a bit but then goes and ruins it with some silly nonsense. I have no idea why or how that happened. I mean, the games are pretty consistently decent, so why isn't this show the same?

Let's start with that totally unnecessary thing called story. Honestly, you might as well forget about it, as you won't be getting any for about 9 episodes in a row. No joke—this is essentially a slice-of-life series about Dante being cool. And before you ask the obvious question—yes, it has less of a story than the read more
Apr 10, 2009
Illuminis (All reviews)
If you’ve never heard of Devil May Cry before and are looking for a good action anime, this is not it. If you’re a fan of the video games and want to see more stylish ass-kickery, prepare to be disappointed.

Story: Dante is running his business, performing mundane tasks for clients like demon-slaying, saving the world, the usual. Almost every episode starts and concludes one of Dante’s assigned cases, involving nasty monsters that inevitably end up dead. There is some cheap drama that focuses on a young girl whom Dante saved and a loser demon who wants to become a god, but you’re not seriously read more
May 18, 2015
SliceOfLifuu (All reviews)
Devil May Cry: The Animated Series: Is it Worth It or Worst?

A Devil May Cry Game into an Anime? Really? H-How? H-How did you make this game into an anime. I-I-- (sigh)... Alright... Just, let me review this anime...

Devil May Cry: The Animated Series... Is by far, THE WORST ANIME THAT I'VE WATCHED IN MY LIFE... FROM MADHOUSE ENTERTAINMENT?! REALLY? THE ONE WHO GAVES US DEATH NOTE, AND KISEIJUU COMES WITH THIS HORRIFYING PIECE OF S... Ahh... Fuu-- (sigh) okay... Okay... Settle down, Vaas... Just... Let me... Just me relax and focus on my review... Okay (Inhaling) (Exhaling)...

Alright, let me review this, I was so read more
Apr 4, 2015
Luquillo (All reviews)
I'm not surprised one bit. No, really I'm not. It's a video game to anime/movie translation. Normally, these types of projects are horrible anyway. I'm sure many people know that this is based on the game of the same name, as it followed Dante completing missions by exterminating demons in some very stylish ways. Unfortunately, although the demon killing is present in the series. The greatness that was found in the games is completely lost. Those out there who sat through the Street Fighter Alpha series, Fatal Fury movies, or heaven forbid Art of Fighting. More than likely shouldn't be surprised and already have an read more

Recommendations


Recent News


Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Devil May Cry Episode 7 Discussion
zippy - Feb 17, 2008
15 replies by makoulicious »»
Feb 9, 6:08 AM
Poll: Devil May Cry Episode 8 Discussion
Sarcastic - Aug 18, 2007
20 replies by LouM »»
Dec 11, 2016 11:15 AM

Recent Featured Articles

Top 15 Anime Demon & Devil Characters

Top 15 Anime Demon & Devil Characters

Anime demons and devils are arguably some of the coolest types of boys and girls in anime.
15 Best Anime Games of All Time: Writer's Picks

15 Best Anime Games of All Time: Writer's Picks

There have been some fantastic anime games over the years! Great anime games not only correctly portray the characters and the setting of their source anime, but are also exciting to play! Here are 15 of the best anime games in existence that anime fans and gamers alike should check out!