Tokyo Ravens

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 東京レイヴンズ
English: Tokyo Ravens
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Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 9, 2013 to Mar 26, 2014
Premiered: Fall 2013
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 00:30 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: 8bit
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Theme: SchoolSchool
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.421 (scored by 218508218,508 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #20962
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #448
Members: 481,357
Favorites: 2,017

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Onmyoudou magic was once a powerful technique used by the Japanese during the second World War in order for them to gain the upper hand and establish their nation as a formidable force. But Japan was quickly defeated after the revered onmyouji Yakou Tsuchimikado caused the "Great Spiritual Disaster," an event which plagues Tokyo to this very day. As a result of this mishap, the Onmyou Agency was established in order to exorcise further spiritual disasters and combat the demons that would make their way into the world.

Now, Onmyoudou has become far more modern, simplified, and refined for use in a wide variety of applications such as medicine and technology. However, not everyone is able to utilize the magic, as is the case with Harutora, a member of the Tsuchimikado's branch family. Despite an old promise to protect Natsume, the heir of the Tsuchimikado's main family and Yakou's supposed reincarnation, as her familiar, Harutora has no talent and chooses to live a normal life instead. But when a prominent member of the Onmyou Agency attempts to recreate the same experiment which led to Japan's downfall, he decides to make good on his word and fight by Natsume's side.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Tokyo Ravens adapts volumes 1 through 9 of the original light novel series.

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Opening Theme

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1: "X-encounter" by Maon Kurosaki (eps 1-13)
2: "~Outgrow~" by Gero (eps 15-18,21-23)

Ending Theme

1: "Kimi ga Emu Yuugure (君が笑む夕暮れ)" by Yoshino Nanjo (eps 1-2, 4-13, 24)
2: "Break a spell" by Mami Kawada (eps 15, 17-19, 21-23)


Mar 31, 2015
I´ll admit that I fell pretty stupid for putting this anime on hold for such a long time. As it started of with a meh and ended with a YEAH, this anime was surprisingly fun to watch.

As I started watching this anime, I had a feeling that the main character Harutora was going to be one of those boring mains to watch in the long run, but as I kept following the story, it became more and more interesting to follow this boring main and his friends. Taking on enemy after enemy, trying to become powerful shamans (exorcists) was only a fraction of what the ...
Mar 26, 2014
Mixed Feelings
Tokyo Ravens Review:

Sometimes shows come around that are completely generic and average on paper, but are unusually fun to watch. Looking at my 6 score for this show, many of you may think I didn't think the show was good. But this couldn't be further from the truth. Tokyo Ravens wasn't groundbreaking, memorable, or brilliant. In fact, it was pretty a pretty generic fantasy action anime with romance elements which is why I withhold too high of a score. However, Tokyo Ravens is without a doubt a very enjoyable show.

Story - 7.1:
Where Tokyo Ravens' story shines isn't through it's rather generic premise or predictable ...
Jul 13, 2019
My perspective is one that is most moved and motivated on the romantic genre of anime, I'm a sap for a good relationship story. If you don't care about romance, my opinions won't matter to you.

Tokyo Ravens, is not that. It starts of with a bit of netorare (Which I despise) when the love interest is forced to see a stolen first kiss.

The main male protagonist, Harutora, is your generic love-blind simple minded fool, who couldn't read the atmosphere even if a hose was attached to the exhaust of a car they're sitting blissfully and ignorantly inside.

Natsume was a sweet love interest, who I genuinely ...

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Tokyo ravens really end?
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