Tokyo Ghoul

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Alternative Titles

English: Tokyo Ghoul
Synonyms: Tokyo Kushu, Toukyou Kushu, Toukyou Ghoul
Japanese: 東京喰種-トーキョーグール-

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 4, 2014 to Sep 19, 2014
Premiered: Summer 2014
Broadcast: Fridays at 00:00 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, MysteryMystery, HorrorHorror, PsychologicalPsychological, SupernaturalSupernatural, DramaDrama, SeinenSeinen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 7.821 (scored by 10808051,080,805 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #7902
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #6
Members: 1,683,502
Favorites: 40,673

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