Hanoka

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: HANOKA~葉ノ香~


Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 8, 2006 to Oct 31, 2006
Premiered: Summer 2006
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Fanworks
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: RAMS
Source: Original
Genre: Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 5 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 3.331 (scored by 20702,070 users)
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Ranked: #131172
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Popularity: #7851
Members: 4,566
Favorites: 15

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Synopsis

Years ago, extraterrestrials known as the Citizens of the Stars descended upon the planet of Tokinea and wreaked havoc on humanity. To fight back against them, the military developed the Majin project to create hybrids between humans and the Citizens of the Stars. With this combination of genes, they hope to exploit both the subservience of man and the powers of the alien.

Majin no.7, a young girl kept under lock and key in a military base, is released after the Citizens of the Stars launch an attack. Despite possessing a plethora of abilities capable of effortlessly eliminating the enemy, she is burdened with doubt on the battlefield. However, when a boy named Yuuri tells her that she must fight to earn her freedom, Majin no. 7 is inspired by his courage and defeats the remaining Citizens of the Stars. The two decide to embark on a journey together, determined to find their calling in a time when humanity knows no peace.

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Background

Hanoka is the first anime television series to be entirely produced in Adobe Flash animation. It aired between August 7, 2006 and October 23, 2006 on the Japanese TV channel Kids Station.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Nogawa, Sakura
Theme Song Performance
Kashimura, Satoshi
Planning, Executive Producer


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Opening Theme

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"Dual Love on the planet ~Hanoka~" by Sakura Nogawa
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Jan 24, 2017
Fantastic!

I can't believe one would be able to use microsoft paint so masterfully and then create an anime with it.
Hanoka with its 'unique' style of animation and quirky characters makes it a bundle of fun to watch. The anime is compact in time and story with all of its cool fight scenes!!! This anime is god tier man... Like holy shit, even Kemono friends doesn't have anything on it. I hope you enjoy this as much as I do!!!

You may be thinking that my ratings on the story,art, sound etc... is completely overestimated, but I disagree, I think that I've underestimated it with these ratings. ...
Oct 23, 2008
I'm not really sure what I expected from this show initially. I'm all for new techniques used in any kind of context, and given that this Anime series had been animated entirely in Flash format, I thought of it as perhaps something exciting, something catching. Also, the episodes were short...meaning I wouldn't have to endure THAT much if it proved to not be worth my time. :-J So, how did my opinion turn out?

Story: 3/10
Rehash, rehash, rehash. Well, it's a war between humans and large ferocious aliens, and special superpowered units have been deployed to aid the humans in the war. Hanoka is one of ...
Sep 17, 2010
-Story-

The story in Hanoka is a jumbled up mess and it is really incoherent. It is also a stereotypical story about a war between humans and aliens over a planet. There were a million moments in which the story followed cliches to the letter. There is minimal originality in this story. Also the ending has got to be the worst ending I have ever seen to an anime series. Terrible does not even begin to describe Hanoka.

-Animation-

Hanoka was the very first full fledge anime series to be animated completely in Flash. This is a terrible mistake. The flash makes the animation look unnatural, especially when ...

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