Shin Hikari Shinwa: Palutena no Kagami
Kid Icarus: Uprising
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English: Kid Icarus: Uprising
Synonyms: Thanatos Rising, Medusa's Revenge, Palutena's Revolting Dinner
Japanese: 新・光神話 パルテナの鏡


Type: ONA
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 13, 2012 to Mar 19, 2012
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Game
Genres: AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, ComedyComedy
Duration: 6 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.421 (scored by 15171,517 users)
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Ranked: #61372
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Popularity: #7220
Members: 3,251
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Anime shorts of the 3DS game "Kid Icarus: Uprising", known as "Shin Hikari Shinwa: Palutena no Kagami" in Japan.

Episode 1 - Thanatos Rising
Animation: Production I.G
Director: Junichi Fujisaku

Episode 2 - Medusa's Revenge
Animation: Studio 4°C
Director: Kazuto Nakazawa

Episode 3 - Palutena's Revolting Dinner
Animation: SHAFT
Director: Akiyuki Shinbou


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Jul 5, 2020
householdshadow (All reviews)
Each of the 3 episodes are animated and directed by someone different, so I'll go over each episode and what they have to offer.
Additionally, this ONA will probably do nothing for you if you haven't played Kid Icarus: Uprising.

Episode 1: Thanatos Rising (5/10)
Overall, I consider this to be the weakest episode. The story is simple, Thanatos is heading towards a human town and Pit has to stop him with the help of Palutena.
The animation is reminiscent of the 3DS game, and it looks nice. However, the colors are bland and the characters are expressionless the whole time, which makes the 8 minutes a bit read more

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