Tsukiuta. The Animation

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Synonyms: Tsukiani.
Japanese: ツキウタ。 THE ANIMATION
English: TSUKIUTA. The Animation
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Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 6, 2016 to Sep 28, 2016
Premiered: Summer 2016
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 23:00 (JST)
Producers: Movic, Pierrot Plus
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Pierrot
Source: Music
Themes: Idols (Male)Idols (Male), MusicMusic
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.901 (scored by 87678,767 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #46582
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4226
Members: 27,992
Favorites: 194

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Synopsis

Tsukino Talent Productions is home to two up-and-coming idol units named Six Gravity and Procellarum. The units all live together in the same dormitory and try to juggle their budding careers and daily lives. At their joint handshake event, unit leaders Hajime Mutsuki and Shun Shimotsuki announce the "Full Moon Festival"—a collaboration concert in a few months. Excited about the upcoming event, these 12 male idols must learn to collaborate with each other in order to pull it off successfully.

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Background

Tsukiuta. is based off of a multi-media franchise under the same name by Movic (credited as TSUKINO TALENT PRODUCTIONS). It is a collaboration project between popular Japanese voice actors and Vocaloid producers. The franchise has spawned multiple music CDs and drama tracks, as well as a mobile rhythm game, entertainment app, manga, online radio shows, 2.5D dance live shows, and a live-action movie.

Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Kamiji, Tomoyo
Producer
Kawasaki, Itsurou
Director, Episode Director, Script, Storyboard, Series Composition
Shimizu, Katsunori
Sound Director
Hata, Yoshito
Episode Director


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Opening Theme

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1: "GRAVITIC-LOVE" by Six Gravity (eps 3, 5, 7, 9, 11)
2: "LOLV -Lots of Love-" by Procellarum (eps 4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
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Ending Theme

1: "stella ~Kinpika Joushou Kibun~ (stella ~きんぴか上昇気分~)" by Kakeru Shiwasu (Yuki Kaji) (eps 1)
2: "initium ~Shikou Hyouron~ (initium~始告氷輪~)" by Hajime Mutsuki (Kousuke Toriumi) (eps 2)
3: "amor ~Afure dasu Omoi kara (amor~溢れだす想いから~)" by Koi Kisaragi (Toshiki Masuda) (eps 3)
4: "ver ~Utayomidori no Koe (ver~歌詠鳥の声~)" by Haru Yayoi (Tomoaki Maeno) (eps 4)
5: "cerasus ~Sakura Namiki ni Michikarete~ (cerasus~桜並木に導かれて~)" by Arata Uzuki (Yoshimasa Hosoya) (eps 5)
6: "caelum ~Mirai~ (caelum~未来~)" by Aoi Satsuki (KENN) (eps 6)
7: "pluvia ~Uso to Nukumori~ (pluvia~嘘と温もり~)" by Rui Minazuki (Shouta Aoi) (eps 7)
8: "mare ~Kimi to Tsuzuru Koukai Nisshi (mare~君と綴る航海日誌~)" by Kai Fuzuki (Wataru Hatano) (eps 8)
9: "sol ~Happy! Phew!~ (sol~Happy!Phew!~)" by You Hazuki (eps 9)
10: "nox ~Kaze no Record~ (nox~風のレコード~)" by Yoru Nagatsuki (Takashi Kondou) (eps 10)
11: "athletic ~Never Ending Challenge!!~ (athletic~Never Ending Challenge!!~)" by Iku Kannazuki (Kensho Ono) (eps 11)
12: "albion ~Futari Dake Shiro~ (albion~ふたりだけの白~)" by Shun Shimotsuki (Ryouhei Kimura) (eps 12)
13: "Tsuki no Uta. (ツキノウタ。)" by Six Gravity & Procellarum (eps 13)




Reviews

Jun 5, 2017
I personally loved Tsukiani, but I know that not many people would really like this sort of anime.

There's no overarching plot in this anime. It mainly follows the characters' lives and the small challenges they face as an idol. There's not much of them singing or dancing, but it revolves around how the other work that idols go through. So if you're looking for a lot of singing and dancing, this isn't the one for you.

The music is really good. The opening switches back and forth between the sibling/rival units, and the ending features a different characters' solo song each episode. Some people say that ...
Jun 27, 2019
There's only one rule that all Idol/music-genre anime shall follow: to radiate blissful joy to the audience. Unfortunately within popular landscape, it seems like such joy is only acknowledged in relations to a certain gender bias. However, once such bias is removed from one's headspace, one may definitely discover something great-- Tsukiuta, for instance.

Personally speaking, sometimes it makes me feel salty every time I see reviewers immediately lambast Idol/music-genre anime, particularly the ones with all-male characters (whilst they have no issue singing praise for the likes of BanG Dream! and Love Live!). Such bias immediately shadows the fact of which these kinds of anime actually ...
Aug 17, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Preliminary (7/13 eps)
Tsukiuta. is a chill anime about male idols doing fun things together and just enjoying life in general. If you're one who's into plot and character development, this anime isn't for you. It's just an anime for if you have nothing to watch and want to watch other people have fun.

The only bad thing is the CGI dancing, but the music isn't bad or anything. The anime isn't very dancing and singing oriented like Uta no Prince Sama, another idol anime. In fact, they don't sing or dance much at all, much less mention being idols. It's basically just a slice of life anime with ...

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