Kyoukai no Kanata: Idol Saiban! Mayoi Nagara mo Kimi wo Sabaku Tami

Beyond the Boundary: Idol Trial!

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English: Beyond the Boundary: Idol Trial!
Japanese: きょうかいのかなた アイドル裁判!~迷いながらも君を裁く民~


Type: ONA
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 18, 2013 to Jul 2, 2014
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Kyoto Animation
Source: Light novel
Genres: ComedyComedy
Duration: 8 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.551 (scored by 1558115,581 users)
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Ranked: #57742
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Popularity: #3028
Members: 33,039
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Each of the episodes will have the female main characters cast as Chibi Angels who hold a trial for a different character of the series. Akihito Kanbara will be the defendant for the first episode.

(Source: MAL News)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Utsumi, Hiroko
Ishidate, Taichi
Yamaoka, Yuri
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Taneda, Risa
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Ending Theme

"Pobi no Kaerimichi (ポビの帰り道)" by Ai Shindou (Yuri Yamaoka)

May 29, 2021
EXFalchion (All reviews)
I've never seen such kino before, what a banger. Wow, so they make anime this good? I wish I had watched this anime first before any other anime. I wish I watched this anime as a child before my first baseball practice. I wish my mom watched this when I was in the womb. When I die I want them to play Idol Saiban's ending theme "Poppy no Kaerimichi" at my funeral, because I want them to remember me not for my life or accomplishments but by when Ai Shindou sings that part that goes "futarikirijimetai keredo, suki yooo."

Nobody tell David Lynch I watched this read more
Dec 18, 2013
GREVARiA (All reviews)
What is trial?

Trial is examination in a law court before a judge (and jury) to decide if somebody is guilty or innocent. But, what if your judge is a cute and moe-like person?

Kyoukai no Kanata: Idol Saiban! Mayoi Nagara mo Kimi wo Sabaku Tami is an original net animation based on the Kyoukai no Kanata series and streamed via YouTube on the official anime website.

Each episodes duration approx. 8 minutes and 3 episodes. 8 x 3=24 minutes. Same length as a regular episode of an anime so, what makes this ONA worth watching? or maybe not worth at all?

The story itself is a bonus shorts read more
Apr 26, 2014
Mnemofysh (All reviews)
I found Kyoukai no Kanata: Idol Saiban! Mayoi Nagara mo Kimi wo Sabaku Tami (long name -right?) a very refreshing ONA (or is it OVA? Don't know the difference). It didn't add much to the plot line, and it didn't really add to character development either, but I still found it a joy to watch. It does give the some characters, particularly Ai, more screen time, and it makes up for the not-so-great jokes in the original show.
Unfortunately, the episodes did get worse and worse. The first was the best, the second one not so great, the third... well, in one abbreviation: WTF?!
The read more

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