Blood Lad

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Japanese: ブラッドラッド
English: Blood Lad
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Type: TV
Episodes: 10
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 8, 2013 to Sep 9, 2013
Premiered: Summer 2013
Broadcast: Mondays at 00:30 (JST)
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Brain's Base
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, SupernaturalSupernatural
Themes: DelinquentsDelinquents, MythologyMythology, VampireVampire
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.271 (scored by 341749341,749 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #26062
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #267
Members: 644,075
Favorites: 1,979

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Synopsis

Staz Charlie Blood is a powerful vampire who rules the Eastern district of Demon World. According to rumors, he is a bloodthirsty and merciless monster, but in reality, Staz is just an otaku obsessed with Japanese culture and completely uninterested in human blood. Leaving the management of his territory to his underlings, Staz spends his days lazing around, indulging in anime, manga, and games.

When Fuyumi Yanagi, a Japanese girl, accidentally wanders through a portal leading into the demon world, Staz is overjoyed. But just as he is starting to feel an unusual attraction to her, his territory is attacked, resulting in Fuyumi's untimely death. She turns into a wandering ghost and the crestfallen Staz vows to resurrect her as this would mean being able to travel to the human world, something he has always dreamed of.

Blood Lad follows Staz and Fuyumi, soon joined by the spatial magician Bell and the half-werewolf Wolf, as they travel to find a magic that can bring humans back to life.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

Episodes 1-3 were previewed at a screening in Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku, Tokyo on June 30, 2013. Regular broadcasting began on July 8, 2013.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Miya, Shigeyuki
Director
Iida, Satoki
Sound Director
Tanaka, Tomoya
Episode Director, Storyboard, Assistant Director
Konuta, Kenji
Script, Series Composition


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"ViViD" by May'n
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Ending Theme

"BLOODY HOLIC" by Yuuka Nanri



Sep 8, 2013
Vampires are overrated these days. The idea of them being in anime series isn't a new concept either. In fact, there's plenty of them already like Vampire Knight, Shiki, Rosario + Vampire, etc. Most of them involves some sort of strange faithful day event when the vampire gets caught up with a human in their world and then certain twists come that ties them to some sort of relationship. Only this time, it's a little a bit different. In Blood Lad, the vampire actually wants to help the human. Rather than treating them as a slave or food, this series takes a twist as our ...
Sep 9, 2013
Ok, time to make my review of this 10 episode anime thing....then again, I think I should just quit beating around the bush and state by ratings for each of this anime's category.


Story: mediocre 5.

Ok, so vampires plots are overrated, and this anime follow the same path as that of the main character which has some similarities from "Hataraku Maou-sama" which is about a underworld big boss who doesn't wanna be a big boss anymore and desires a simple life in another place, in fact the plot is almost the same as the mentioned anime. Only the execution is different and it is almost ( ...
Sep 8, 2013
Mixed Feelings
Blood Lad is a classic example of taking a typical genre type and applying a currently popular twist on it; in this case you end up with yet another supernatural comedy Most titles that fall under this category are barely passable, but Blood Lad seemed to stand out from the rest of the crowd so I gave it a chance. I mean a vampire boss that is more interested in the otaku culture of Japan over fresh human blood… that doesn’t sound too unoriginal and downright unbearable, right? Well I’m going to tell you why I was neither right nor wrong in Blood Lad’s case.
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