Ajin OVA

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 亜人


Type: OVA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 6, 2016 to Oct 7, 2016
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Polygon Pictures
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, HorrorHorror, MysteryMystery, SupernaturalSupernatural
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 21 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.181 (scored by 1791717,917 users)
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Ranked: #31482
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Popularity: #3083
Members: 44,643
Favorites: 29

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New episodes bundled with the limited edition eighth and ninth manga volumes.


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Characters & Voice Actors

Tosaki, Yuu

Sakurai, Takahiro

Tanaka, Kouji

Hirakawa, Daisuke


Eguchi, Takuya


Nogawa, Masashi


Miyano, Mamoru
Theme Song Performance
Theme Song Performance, Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Composition


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
1: "Yoru wa Nemureru kai? (夜は眠れるかい?)" by flumpool (eps 1-2)
2: "The end of escape" by fripSide x angela (eps 3)

Ending Theme

"HOW CLOSE YOU ARE" by Mamoru Miyano

Apr 19, 2017
Ajin OVA is not so important to watch if you're reading the manga, especially if we talk about the second episode..

Episode 1 - Another tragic story about being an Ajin.. Nakamura Shinya has something in common with Nagai Kei, still being interesting.. even if it were something we saw already
Episode 2 - A funny episode with our characters, something simple at first.. but impressive at the end
Episode 3 - Satou's past, huh?.. Some of the things we saw in the manga already.. like the first episode.. it was exaggerated, very.. some people are disappointed of this.. but I liked it, hey guys, COME ...
Sep 17, 2017
Mixed Feelings
These OVAs aren't at /all/ necessary save for the last one, but they're a good watch honestly. The animation is still sub-par, but the story-telling and characterization is tighter and stronger thanks to the runtime.

[Story - 7]

3 stories are covered in each OVA: an incident set before the show, a series of comedic vignettes from multiple POV's, and (parts of) Sato's backstory.

I particularly enjoyed the first one, as it had the 'horror' vibe I was told that this show had in spades, yet did not quite deliver on. It felt genuinely more intense and tragic than what happened in the show thanks to the more ...
Jan 30, 2023
The Ajin OVA comes as a delightful surprise to fans of the franchise, bundled with the limited edition eighth and ninth manga volumes.

The two episodes packed in a lot of humor that were surprisingly good. The first episode focuses on the infamous Shinya incident that was briefly touched upon in the first season of the parent show. The episode does a great job at fleshing out this important moment in the story, and provides great insight into Shinya's character. The second episode is another story on its own, but I highly recommend watching the latest episodes of the first half of the second season before ...

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Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Ajin OVA Episode 2 Discussion
G_Spark233 - Oct 20, 2016
32 repliesby Eoussama»»
Jan 29, 4:33 PM
Poll: Ajin OVA Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 )
Stark700 - May 29, 2016
56 repliesby Eoussama»»
Jan 29, 4:09 PM
Where to watch?
Markk_146 - Jun 10, 2021
1 repliesby ProxyLain»»
Jun 10, 2021 11:37 AM
Why suddenly on 2 eps?
KanonDE - Feb 22, 2019
2 repliesby KanonDE»»
Feb 22, 2019 7:30 AM
What is the name of the song in Episode 2?
iamKetranLang - Jan 2, 2018
0 repliesby iamKetranLang»»
Jan 2, 2018 12:47 AM
It’s time to ditch the text file.
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