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English: Blood-C
Japanese: ブラッドシー


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 8, 2011 to Sep 30, 2011
Premiered: Summer 2011
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Production I.G
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, MysteryMystery, HorrorHorror, SupernaturalSupernatural, VampireVampire, SchoolSchool
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.541 (scored by 120652120,652 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #58242
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #572
Members: 285,238
Favorites: 788

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Peaceful schoolgirl by day, fearsome monster slayer by night, Saya Kisaragi is leading a split life. Equipped with a ceremonial sword given to her by her father for sacred tasks, she vanquishes every monster who dares threaten her quiet little village. But all too soon, Saya's reality and everything she believes to be true is tested, when she overhears the monsters speak of a broken covenant—something she knows nothing about. And then, unexpectedly, a strange dog appears; it asks her to whom she promised to protect the village, curious as to what would happen if she were to break that promise. Tormented by unexplainable visions and her world unraveling around her, we travel with Saya through her struggle to find a way to the truth in a village where nothing is as it seems.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


The first episode was pre-released on Nico Nico Douga on July 1, 2011. The regular TV airing started on July 8, 2011.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Sound Director
Kyougoku, Yoshiaki
Episode Director


Opening Theme

"spiral" by DUSTZ

Ending Theme

"Junketsu Paradox (純潔パラドックス)" by Nana Mizuki

Oct 4, 2011
Jigoku-n3ko (All reviews)
Blood-c is one giant troll of an anime. Unfortunately, it proved so good at the gimmick it used that it chased away most of the audience before the good times started rolling. I was going to give it a stinky 3 by episode five but then I continued watching and by the end it had redeemed itself. Still, that is no excuse for those awful, eye-gouging first episodes.

Since you are most probably a returning customer to the Blood franchise, you are already familiar with the story. Sword-wielding mystery girl in a high school uniform fights man-eating monsters. Mystery is solved in a gory, splattery, read more
Aug 18, 2011
artist-retired (All reviews)
Soooooo, how do you like your revival of a popular franchise? Ruined or half assed, story wise?

STORY: Years ago there was an unfortunate case of assault, the victim? Blood the last vampire, a popular movie that spawned an even more popular over-hyped anime series: Blood+, the perpetrator had no motives, it was a cruel and brutal assault in form of a live action, and ever since, Blood has been hospitalized in a vegetative state and was never heard from again... Until...
In the year 2011 however, a famous group of manga creators, CLAMP, visited Blood in the hospital in order to try to revive it from read more
May 15, 2013
Hatul (All reviews)
This is a spoiler free review.
Also this is my first review, so be nice. And English is not my native language, so sorry if there are some mistakes.

Ok, So this is the third installment in the Blood franchise by Production I.G. Which is a great studio that had done some amazing things, but at the same time it's no stranger to failing miserably, as demonstrated by this particular anime.


Well, if you're familiar with the previous 'Blood' installments, you'd know that the premise is about a schoolgirl with a sword who fights vampire-like creatures known as 'Teropterids' in the original movie, and 'Chiropterans' in Blood+. read more
Sep 6, 2011
-redux (All reviews)
Let's be honest, Blood C is probably one of the most controversial animes I have seen in all of my time of watching anime. Never have I seen so much bitterness and hatred against a show. Well, let me be the first to present the opposite of the mainstream opinions: I loved Blood C (gasp!) Before you turn away however, please let me explain.

Blood C is literally a creative liberation from the two sister series in the Blood franchise; the only connection (so far) is that they all focus on a girl named Saya who wields a sword and fights monsters. Blood + had 50 read more

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