Frame Arms Girl

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Japanese: フレームアームズ・ガール


Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2017 to Jun 20, 2017
Premiered: Spring 2017
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:05 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Zexcs, Studio A-CAT
Source: Other
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Theme: MechaMecha
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.381 (scored by 1045810,458 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #72562
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3514
Members: 31,728
Favorites: 43

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Synopsis

Ao Gennai is a completely average first-year high school student—that is, until a mysterious package is delivered to her home one day. Inside she finds Gourai, a tiny humanoid robot capable of movement and combat known as a Frame Arms Girl. Gourai is the first of her kind, possessing an extremely advanced AI that allows her to form a personality, learn, and grow, much like the human mind.

Following Gourai's activation, Ao is thrust headfirst into the world of Frame Arms Girls as more and more of the intelligent robots are delivered straight to her front door. With a rather hefty cash incentive pushing her forward, Ao is committed to collecting as much data about the Frame Arms Girls and their combat as possible, all while they learn what it means to be human.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

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Staff

Kawaguchi, Keiichirou
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Iida, Satoki
Sound Director
Yoshihara, Tatsuya
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Kawabata, Erkin
Episode Director, Storyboard, Animation Director, Key Animation, In-Between Animation


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"Tiny Tiny" by Rie Murakawa
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Ending Theme

"FULLSCRATCH LOVE" by FA Girls [Gourai (Narumi Kaho), Stylet (Yuu Ayase), Baselard (Rika Nagae)]



Jun 19, 2017
Frame Arms Girl is an advertisement. It exists for one reason and one reason only, to sell those toys. But in that, there is magic that can happen. For the process of selling toys is not a simple one. Toy line anime can't work like normal commercials. They can't just shove in the product in the viewer's face and yell at the top of their lungs, "BUY OUR TOYS!" They have to make them special and appealing. They have to draw the viewer into the world of the toy and get them to want them. And it is this mindset that makes Frame Arms Girl ...
Jun 20, 2017
Frame Arms Girl began as a standard snap fit model kit line made by Kotobukiya, featuring Armored Girl versions of their Frame Arms line. Now, despite being a little small for a figure line, Frame Arms Girl is one of the most popular model kit lines Kotobukiya has ever made, gaining a huge fanbase and a lot of buyers. So naturally due to it's success, they take pride and confidence in their creation.

Now, of course, it's lowkey obvious that this line really appeals to otakus, with them being model kit girls and all, not to mention all the showing skin and fanservicey bits. Yet anything ...
Jun 19, 2017
TL;DR Section at the end of the review. This review may or may not contain minor spoilers.

"I've come to realize that emotions aren't something you learn – they have to be experienced." —Gourai

Frame Arms Girl (F.A. Girl) is a show that had potential to be something great, but unfortunately fell short.

Ao Gennai receives a package from her father one day, which it's contents are revealed to be Gourai, a Frame Arms Girl. From here, their friendship grows as Ao teaches Gourai the variety of emotions humans feel. Along the way, they meet many friends and foes alike.

This story and setting had vast potential to be ...

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