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 296158296,158 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #23482
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #373
Members: 588,423
Favorites: 3,181

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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

Tosaki, Yuu

Supporting
Sakurai, Takahiro
Japanese

Ogura, Ikuya

Supporting
Kinoshita, Hiroyuki
Japanese

Tanaka, Kouji

Supporting
Hirakawa, Daisuke
Japanese

Nagai, Eriko

Supporting
Suzaki, Aya
Japanese

Hirasawa

Supporting
Miyazaki, Atsuyoshi
Japanese

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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

Mar 21, 2024
Ajin's first season introduces an anime centered on intensity and intrigue, presenting noteworthy action sequences and a well-paced narrative. The action scenes are well choreographed, providing an explosive and entertaining experience with dynamic and fluid movements, thanks to the utilization of computer-generated character animation. However, the CG style may not appeal to all viewers, potentially presenting a challenge for those accustomed to traditional animation techniques. While it integrates smoothly into the series, some contemporary anime fans might find the visuals unappealing. The plot of Ajin relies heavily on action and suspense to advance the story, sometimes at the expense of character development. While characters' motivations ...
Mar 29, 2024
Mixed Feelings
Ah, this show had so much potential: Unique and beautiful animation, interesting concept, a very cool vibe, the main character Kei is intriguing. He keeps track of his "friends" in his phone as "Friend 1," "Friend 2," etc., lol, because he is quite the sociopath. He has only one friend, to whom he no longer speaks because it would be a detriment to his social standing at school to do so, but when the shit hits the fan, that friend is the only person who's there for him, and Kei ends up making an incredible sacrifice inspired by him. Is Kei managing to break through ...
Apr 9, 2021
It's a shame that such a passable concept was ruined with such violently bad animation. I'm not stuck up enough to think that I could do better, and I understand that talented people probably put a lot of work into making this anime look the way it does, but I think they're all in the wrong business.

It's not even the FPS and speeding it up doesn't make it look any less terrible. The animation doesn't look like anime; it looks like one of those free video animation sites that we all used in high school to make presentations. It looks like an artificial intelligence was ...

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