Ajin


Ajin: Demi-Human

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Ajin
Japanese: 亜人
English: Ajin: Demi-Human
German: Ajin: Demi Human
Spanish: Ajin: Semi Humano
French: Ajin Demi-Human
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Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 16, 2016 to Apr 9, 2016
Premiered: Winter 2016
Broadcast: Saturdays at 01:55 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Polygon Pictures
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, HorrorHorror, MysteryMystery, SupernaturalSupernatural
Theme: GoreGore
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 7.391 (scored by 290215290,215 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #21932
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #358
Members: 576,280
Favorites: 3,135

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Synopsis

Mysterious immortal humans known as "Ajin" first appeared 17 years ago in Africa. Upon their discovery, they were labeled as a threat to mankind, as they might use their powers for evil and were incapable of being destroyed. Since then, whenever an Ajin is found within society, they are to be arrested and taken into custody immediately.

Studying hard to become a doctor, Kei Nagai is a high schooler who knows very little about Ajin, only having seen them appear in the news every now and then. Students are taught that these creatures are not considered to be human, but Kei doesn't pay much attention in class. As a result, his perilously little grasp on this subject proves to be completely irrelevant when he survives an accident that was supposed to claim his life, signaling his rebirth as an Ajin and the start of his days of torment. However, as he finds himself alone on the run from the entire world, Kei soon realizes that more of his species may be a lot closer than he thinks.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

Ajin is scheduled to be streamed by the multinational provider Netflix worldwide after the current run ends.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Nagai, Kei

Main
Miyano, Mamoru
Japanese

Satou

Supporting
Ootsuka, Houchuu
Japanese

Kaito

Supporting
Hosoya, Yoshimasa
Japanese

Shimomura, Izumi

Supporting
Komatsu, Mikako
Japanese

Nakano, Kou

Supporting
Fukuyama, Jun
Japanese

Staff

Andou, Hiroaki
Director, Episode Director
Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Sound Director


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Opening Theme

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"Yoru wa Nemureru kai? (夜は眠れるかい?)" by flumpool
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Ending Theme

"HOW CLOSE YOU ARE" by Mamoru Miyano




Reviews

Apr 8, 2016
"Don't judge a book by its cover": a phrase that I'm sure many of us are familiar with, being one that has long transcended both generational and ethnic background to be used across the globe. A phrase that has taken on several reiterations, but still maintains the same direct message. It's simple, to the point, and always relevant when entering the world of any storytelling medium. As much as many of us would like to think that we could quickly discern the contents of a show solely off of the art cover and synopsis, there are times when we are all proven wrong.

Take the ...
Oct 19, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Let me start by apologising, somehow I got the mistaken impression that 91 Days was a horror anime, which it isn't. I'ts a historical thriller. For those of you who were looking forward to my reviewing that, I'll review it in November, but for the moment, let's talk about an actual horror anime. To be specific, let's talk about Ajin. A supernatural horror mystery from Polygon Pictures. Based off of the manga from Sakurai Gamon. I have no idea what to expect from it. I haven't heard anything about it. Let's delve into it.

Story:

The titular Ajin look human, act human and think of ...
Apr 11, 2016
“Ajin” is the “Batman: Arkham Knight” (PC) of anime.

This show is broken. The show visually assaults your eyes. Visuals are important in visual entertainment. Dismissing visuals in visual entertainment is like dismissing food at a restaurant. You may be influenced to go somewhere because the service rocks, but you won’t go if the food is horrible. The visuals are incompetent at best. I’m going to put this in terms that many people on this site will understand. Some gaming companies restrict games to 30 frames per second (FPS) because they want their game to be more “cinematic”. People complain that games below 30 FPS is ...

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