Black★Rock Shooter

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Synonyms: BRS, Supercell: Black Rock Shooter, Hatsune Miku's Black★Rock Shooter
Japanese: ブラック★ロックシューター


Type: Music
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 13, 2008
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Source: Other
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy
Themes: Mahou ShoujoMahou Shoujo, MusicMusic
Duration: 4 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.041 (scored by 3377733,777 users)
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Ranked: N/A2
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Popularity: #2607
Members: 68,707
Favorites: 311


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The official music video that eventually spawned the entire Black Rock Shooter franchise. Inspired by the first official illustration by huke, the song was composed by ryo of supercell, illustrated by huke and sung by Hatsune Miku, a VOCALOID.


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May 7, 2012
An excellent song and video. It's a great and catchy song in both versions. I hope they make another a sequel OVA or a (Better) anime series of BRS.
Feb 10, 2012
Hatsune Miku strikes again, but not with a leek; a music video, albeit with a darker and more ominous sort of tone. I've always loved Miku; that's actually how I was introduced into the world of animated characters and such. The strange, mellifluous flowing of Miku's electronic voice always appealed to me, and here it sounded strangely lucid and creepy. Since this technically isn't an anime and simply the precursor to the OVA and the new show itself, this review isn't going to be long.

Story: Sounds depressing. Miku really belts out a sad lament. That's really it.

The art was colorful (yet dark) and the swirling ...
Jan 28, 2023
Such a classic, the song is great and the video screams 2000s. After rediscovering Black★Rock Shooter again this year (2023) memories came rushing back reminding me of osu! and my obsession with everything Hatsune Miku and Nightcore. I'd put on the latest uploads by Nightcore channels on YouTube, I unfortunately don't recall the names of, and play COD on the 360. I'd play osu! maps with Black★Rock Shooter bgs and the blue eyed girl. Nightcore mixes would have her as the thumbnail. This song and many like it lead me to where I am today with anime and gaming. The lore behind this video is ...

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