Kiseijuu: Sei no Kakuritsu

Parasyte: The Maxim

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Parasite, Parasitic Beasts, Parasyte
Japanese: 寄生獣 セイの格率
English: Parasyte: The Maxim
German: Parasyte -the maxim-
Spanish: Parasyte -the maxim-
French: Parasite -la maxime-
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Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 9, 2014 to Mar 26, 2015
Premiered: Fall 2014
Broadcast: Thursdays at 01:29 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, HorrorHorror, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: GoreGore, PsychologicalPsychological
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 8.341 (scored by 10596571,059,657 users)
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Ranked: #2082
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Popularity: #42
Members: 1,702,262
Favorites: 32,411

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Characters & Voice Actors


Nakatani, Toshio
Shimizu, Kenichi
Director, Storyboard
Yamada, Chiaki
Sound Director
Kawamura, Kenichi
Episode Director, Assistant Director
Kuzuya, Naoyuki
Episode Director
Matano, Hiromichi
Episode Director
Yabuta, Shuuhei
Episode Director, Storyboard
Dutel, Julien
Script, ADR Director
Hara, Hiroshi
Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas
Theme Song Performance, Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Arrangement
Miura, Daichi
Theme Song Performance, Theme Song Lyrics
Abe, Hisashi
Assistant Animation Director
Adachi, Yuusuke
Key Animation
Akai, Fuminao
Background Art, Art Director
Arai, Ken
Chopin, Frédéric
Fushihara, Akane
Director of Photography
Gai, Kakuto
Animation Director
Gonzalez, Silvio
ADR Director
Habu, Ryousuke
In-Between Animation, Key Animation, 2nd Key Animation
Haga, Hitoshi
Assistant Animation Director, Key Animation, Animation Director
Hashimoto, Satoshi
Color Design
Hiramatsu, Tadashi
Character Design
Ina, Ryoko
Background Art
Iwaaki, Hitoshi
Original Creator
Jones, Kyle Colby
ADR Director
Kamura, Hiroyuki
Key Animation
Kanno, Yoshihiro
Animation Director, Key Animation, Assistant Animation Director
Kimura, Kashiko
Kitamura, Junichi
Key Animation
Komaru, Toshiyuki
Character Design, Chief Animation Director, Key Animation
Kubo, Satoshi
Animation Director
Ledford, John
Executive Producer
Nagasaka, Keita
Key Animation
Nagata, Miyuki
2nd Key Animation, Key Animation, In-Between Animation
Numazu, Masato
Key Animation
Okimura, Tadayoshi
Key Animation
Saitou, Kazuya
Key Animation
Sakazume, Takahito
Key Animation
Sakurai, Kunihiko
Animation Director, Key Animation
Satou, Toshiyuki
Key Animation
Sawada, Hidehiko
Key Animation
Schubert, Rafael
ADR Director
Shima, Kenichi
Assistant Animation Director, Key Animation, 2nd Key Animation, Animation Director
Shimizu, Asami
Key Animation
Takahide, Kunio
Key Animation
Wada, Toshiya
Sound Effects
Watanabe, Masaki
Background Art
Yonemura, Shouji
Screenplay, Series Composition