Ensemble Stars!

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Synonyms: Enstars
Japanese: あんさんぶるスターズ!


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2019 to Dec 22, 2019
Premiered: Summer 2019
Broadcast: Sundays at 22:30 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: David Production
Source: Game
Themes: Idols (Male)Idols (Male), MusicMusic, SchoolSchool
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.951 (scored by 1219612,196 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #43612
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3109
Members: 47,328
Favorites: 672

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Yumenosaki Academy has been home to the best boy idols of different generations. Holding immense influence over the school, its student council maintains the status quo by enforcing old traditions with an iron fist. Transfer student Anzu winds up attending as the very first member in the production course, making her the sole female student in the entire school. There, she meets Subaru Akehoshi, Hokuto Hidaka, Mao Isara, and Makoto Yuuki—her classmates and members of the idol unit "Trickstar."

The academy holds Dream Idol Festivals—stage battles that put its students' singing and dancing skills against each other, with the audience voting on the winner. Winning these "DreFes" guarantees the members of the idol unit various privileges and prestige. However, with the student council intervening and punishing everyone involved in an unsanctioned DreFes, the members of Trickstar find that they can no longer sit around and let it continue. Alongside Anzu as their producer, they plot to become the revolutionaries of the academy.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Cook, Justin
Herek, Samantha
Assistant Producer


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
1: "Stars' Ensemble! " by Yumenosaki Dream Stars (夢ノ咲ドリームスターズ) (eps 1-11, 24)
2: "Kiseki (キセキ)" by Trickstar (eps 13-15, 18, 21-22))
3: "Kiseki (キセキ)" by Eden (eps 16-17, 19-20)
4: "Kiseki (キセキ)" by Trickstar and Eden (eps 23)

Ending Theme

1: "1ST SING-ALONG☆" by Trickstar (eps 1-2)
2: "IMMORAL WORLD" by UNDEAD (eps 3-4)
3: "Made in Tokimeki♪ (メイド・イン・トキメキ♪)" by Ra*bits (eps 5-6)
4: "Gekka Musou, Kurenai no Mai (月下無双、紅の舞)" by Akatsuki (eps 7-8)
5: "Mischievious Party Time!!" by 2wink (eps 9-10)
6: "Hajimari no Fantasia (始まりのファンタジア)" by Fine (eps 11-12)
7: "Meteor Scramble☆Ryuuseitai! (メテオ・スクランブル☆流星隊!)" by Ryuuseitai (eps 13-14)
8: "Magic for your "Switch" by Switch (eps 15-16)
9: "Yukai Tsuukai That's alright! (愉快痛快 That's alright!)" by MaM (eps 17-18)
10: "Kaisenka (凱旋歌)" by Valkyrie (eps 19-20)
11: "Promise Sword" by Knights (eps 21-22)
12: "Awakening Myth" by Eden (eps 23)
13: "Stars' Ensemble!" by Yumenosaki Dream Stars (夢ノ咲ドリームスターズ) (eps 24)


Jul 24, 2022
Before I start anything, I will need to warn you that you wouldn't like Ensemble stars if you are not used to watching anime that has so many male characters with few (or no) female characters, like Touken Ranbu or Hakuouki. But if you don't mind it, welcome! This is the right place for you. And I would like to assure you that Ensemble Stars is s not some cheesy reverse harem anime like Diabolik Lovers (I am not criticizing DiaLovers, I have played it and I actually enjoyed it.)
I have only known Ensemble Stars (ES) only when the game was released in English ver. ...
Sep 26, 2023
Mixed Feelings
from a huge fan of the game already, it felt rather underwhelming and i dont quite think it did most of it justice - if youre interested in the
franchise, i feel like playing the games and reading its stories would be a far better experience specially since a lot of it gets cut out or
significantly trimmed (with an example being jingle bells getting boiled down to a single episode with barely half of its scenes at best). i
guess it could do its job as an introduction, but i feel like if you arent into it already itd be
extremely forgettable

gets a six ...
Jul 6, 2022
As a long time fan of the Ensemble Stars franchise, I enjoyed this anime a lot. Simply getting to see the characters I love moving around in anime format was great, and it was very fun sharing in the hype with my fellow fans. HOWEVER. The anime as a whole when looking past my love for the franchise was very poorly done. I understand that they were trying to give every character from the game screen time but considering that they were trying to showcase the main story of the original game- which is extremely meaty- it just didn't work out very well. The main ...

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