Bubuki Buranki: Hoshi no Kyojin

BBK/BRNK: The Gentle Giants of the Galaxy

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Synonyms: Bubuki Buranki 2nd Season, Bubuki Buranki: Star of the Giants
Japanese: ブブキ・ブランキ 星の巨人
English: BBK/BRNK: The Gentle Giants of the Galaxy
German: BBK/BRNK: The Gentle Giants of the Galaxy
Spanish: BBK/BRNK: The Gentle Giants of the Galaxy
French: BBK/BRNK: The Gentle Giants of the Galaxy
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 1, 2016 to Dec 17, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Saturdays at 21:30 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: MechaMecha
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.761 (scored by 1132211,322 users)
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Ranked: #51642
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Popularity: #4169
Members: 25,907
Favorites: 21

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Sequel of Bubuki Buranki.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Yoshitake, Shintarou
Komatsuda, Daizen
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Ishii, Jirou
Script, Series Composition
Han, Megumi
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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"Reirou taru Junketsu wa 'Kouen' no Kairai o Hayarase, Gyouten ni Kirameku Akashi o Kizamu. (玲瓏たる純潔は『紅炎』の傀儡を疾らせ、暁天に燦めく証を刻む。)" by Reoko Banryuu (Megumi Han)

Ending Theme

"so beautiful ;- )" by Shizuru Taneomi (Mikako Komatsu)


Dec 27, 2016
Bubuki Buranki is an anime that's great to watch, but can be just short of great in its entirety.

If you watched the first season then you're likely going to watch the second. If you're a newcomer whose checking the series out, then here are some basics.

Plot(7)- The plot starts off a bit slow, the first 6 episodes of season 1 were OK(same with the first episode of season 2). Once you get past that is when it gets really good. The plot revolves around a group of people, four of them have special weapons called Bubuki and the fifth person has a bubuki that fuses ...
Feb 26, 2018
After watching the first season and writing its review, which was my first MyAnimeList review, I wanted to watch the second season because I thought the first season was mediocre and maybe this one will fix its problems. Did the series end on a satisfying note? Well, we're about to find out. Spoiler alert!

Story: The story picks up half a month after the end of season 1, with our heroes travelling across the world and meeting new Buranki teams. Unfortunately, the mysterious Demokratia organization impedes their efforts by capturing Reoko and using her to awaken a mysterious weapon that could potentially destroy the world. Hoshi ...
Dec 17, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Bubuki Buranki: Hoshi no Kyojin, the show nobody really asked for, but we got it anyway.

Before I being I’d like to thank Richard Eisenbeis from Anime-Now for his wonderful interview (What BBK/BRNK is Really About) with the director, Komatsuda. I believe that reading his interview will also help those who plan to watch season two grasp a deeper and better understanding of Bubuki Buranki's narrative.

Perhaps the most noticeable change is that production value seemed to have increased.
While not particularity special, considering most studios try to improve quality of their work, this was actually a nice change of pace. With season one ...

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