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English: Occultic;Nine
Synonyms: Occultic9, Occultic Nine
Japanese: Occultic;Nine -オカルティック・ナイン-


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 9, 2016 to Dec 25, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Sundays at 00:00 (JST)
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Source: Light novel
Genres: Sci-FiSci-Fi, MysteryMystery
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.931 (scored by 5783957,839 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #39612
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #947
Members: 172,907
Favorites: 399
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A blog disproving the supernatural, co-run by NEET teenager Yuuta Gamon and his enthusiastic best friend Ryouka Narusawa, becomes the catalyst that would bring together a group of people who supposedly have nothing to do with each other.

These individuals include high school fortune teller Miyuu Aikawa, who joins Yuuta to work on the blog; realist Sarai Hashigami, who is stunned when tragedy strikes his family; doujin artist Ririka Nishizono, who has an uncanny ability to predict the future with her art; black magic practitioner and local curse expert Aria Kurenaino and her ghostly friend; Shun Moritsuka, a seemingly childish otaku detective; and reporter Touko Sumikaze.

As this unlikely group, bound only by the strings of fate, find their way to each other, they are confronted with murder and other events that are shrouded by the presence of the supernatural. They must band together to solve the mysteries interlacing the city and their lives.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Fukushima, Yuuichi
Ishiguro, Kyouhei
Director, Episode Director, Script, Storyboard
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Ishii, Toshimasa
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

"Seisuu 3 no Nijou (聖数3の二乗)" by Kanako Itou

Ending Theme

"Open your eyes" by Asaka

Dec 24, 2016
FireEmblemIke24 (All reviews)
TLDR: Skip to final paragraph.

Water’s bottom, many people, drowning, giant cow-tits…transmission died.

Clearing out the elephant in the room. Nikola Tesla never had an illegitimate child as he was a virgin who devoted his love towards a peculiar pidgin. What if I told you he did father a child, and this child capable of being a poltergeist, has managed to possess someone all this time. Occultic;Nine is a show that explores the occult and probes into the spirit realm. The series scrutinises paranormal activities and tries to rationalise it in a scientific manner, hence tries to inform us that anything can be disproven my science. read more
Dec 24, 2016
Xabla_ (All reviews)
"What is a nightmare? The dictionary tells us it a terrifying dream, a nightmare, nightmare, nightmare..."

Occultic;Nine is a nightmare.

Steins;Gate is a great anime. It deserves most of the praise it gets, aside from being a tad overrated. In order for me to review the trash that is Occultic;Nine, we need to address Steins;Gate first. Steins;Gate was a series that gave new ideas to the anime world, time travel- something that hadn't been done much. It was popular, and deserved, and still deserves, to be. It launched a multitude of spinoffs set in the same universe, such as Chaos;Head. Chaos;Head may have not been a masterpiece, read more
Dec 25, 2016
Xururuca (All reviews)

Well, well... Here we are at the end of the Fall season; hyped animes, some satisfying, some disappointing ones keep ending one by one. From the creator of Steins;Gate, director of Your Lie in April and well-known studio A-1 Pictures, Occultic;Nine can be placed in all these categories. I am really confused and have really messy opinions about this anime so I hope I can explain them properly.

Genres: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Supernatural, Thriller


-Unique style of pacing
-Really interesting story
-Mysterious ambience
-Somehow loveable characters
-Music and art
-Good use of science materials


-Extremely fast talkings and pacing
-Not enough screentime and developments for characters

Story: 8/10

Occultic Nine's story is like a puzzle. First, read more
Jan 1, 2017
CecaniahCorabele (All reviews)

Light novels have been a popular adaptation these days, there are dozens of anime that have been adapted from this. It has been one of the best solutions to decrease the over-dominance of manga in the past. It's a good strategy, though. But I should say that "adapting literature into an anime is not an easy work".

Why? Because the director has to adjust a hundred pages of story into a fit 24 minutes per episode in a limited one-cour (or two-cour if they lucky to have that time), with the same feeling & content of the literature itself. Many anime failed to bring read more

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