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Synonyms: Scryed
Japanese: スクライド
English: s-CRY-ed
German: s-CRY-ed
Spanish: s-CRY-ed
French: s-CRY-ed
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 4, 2001 to Dec 26, 2001
Premiered: Summer 2001
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 18:00 (JST)
Producers: Yomiko Advertising
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: Super PowerSuper Power
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.371 (scored by 3699236,992 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #21652
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2047
Members: 77,690
Favorites: 631

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A strange environmental phenomenon 22 years ago in the Kanazawa prefecture caused the land to split and protrude upwards reaching unprecedented heights, creating the secluded area known as The Lost Ground. Kazuma is a young mercenary who lives in the Lost Ground, looking for any work he can find to sustain his livelihood within the harsh environment. He is one of the few people that are gifted with the Alter ability, which allows him to plaster his right arm and torso with a metallic alloy. When this mercenary encounters HOLY, an order whose purpose is to suppress and capture what they call Native Alter Users, and one of the elite members of HOLY, Ryuho, an epic rivalry begins.

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Kouchiyama, Takashi
Taniguchi, Gorou
Director, Storyboard
Kujou, Rion
Director, Storyboard
Urakami, Yasuo
Sound Director


Opening Theme

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1: "Reckless Fire" by Yasuaki Ide
2: "Drastic my Soul" by Mikio Sakai (eps 26)

Ending Theme

1: "Drastic My Soul" by Mikio Sakai
2: "Tabidachi no Kane ga Naru" by Mikio Sakai (eps 26)

Oct 24, 2009
Nyron (All reviews)
Okay kids, time for some real talk. Dub Scryed is the best God damned show ever made, and will ever be made, in the history and future of visual entertainment. It's about this badass dude with a nuclear-powered arm and a jet engine on his back who takes shit from no man. Basically he enjoys his life living in an abandoned dentist's office in the slums with his loli fangirl until some uniformed douchebags from the city across the way show up to wreck his stuff and kidnap him. From that point on he, Kazuma The Shell Bullet (the main character. last names are for read more
Mar 27, 2008
Stormy_77 (All reviews)

The Lost Ground was created 22 years ago in the Kanazawa Prefecture when an unexplained geological / metaphysical phenomenon occurred which caused the ground to rise up into peaks accompanied by the release of a lot of energy. There were 2 effects of this. Firstly the Lost Ground split off from the Mainland. Secondly about 1% of the inhabitants of the Lost Ground gained special abilities to manipulate matter in various ways, they are called Alter Capabilists, with accompanying "Alter" abilities. If an Alter Capabilist's ability manifests in the form of a separate entity that separate entity is called an "Alter".

Politics makes this anime very read more
Mar 17, 2007
TeenTitan85 (All reviews)
s-CRY-ed is one of my personal favorite animes. The wide set of characters is amazing, and the interaction between them is even better. In some way, all of them are connected through one another.

The story in a nutshell is set a few years after "The Great Uprising" and this in return sets up the character plots. Alters vs. HOLY. Alters are people who gained certain abilities from the incident a few years back, and they live outside the inner city just trying to survive, but HOLY wishes to either eliminate them all, or bring them to their side.

This show is very enjoyable. A lot of read more
Jun 18, 2011
FullMetalTroopa (All reviews)
You ready boys and girls? You ready for men's talk? Sit the fuck down and strap the fuck up. You have just been diagnosed with fucking HIV. You wanna know why? Because this show just had sex with you.

S-CRY-ED takes place on giant island, called The Lost Ground. Suddenly, the place just read more

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