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The Reflection


Alternative Titles

English: The Reflection
Japanese: ザ・リフレクション

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 22, 2017 to Oct 7, 2017
Premiered: Summer 2017
Broadcast: Saturdays at 23:00 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Original
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 5.331 (scored by 2,505 users)
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Ranked: #81972
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Popularity: #2347
Members: 21,722
Favorites: 12
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Synopsis

After the Reflection, some of the people in all parts of the world are discovered with super powers. Some become heroes, and others villains. How did the Reflection happen? What was the cause of it? With many unsolved mysteries, the world is led into turmoil.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Saya
Supporting
Nishiwaki, Sayaka
Japanese
Hoden, Michael
Supporting
Seki, Toshihiko
Japanese
Dulles, Warren
Supporting
Umezu, Hideyuki
Japanese
Hiro
Supporting
Murata, Hirona
Japanese
Kana
Supporting
Yoshii, Kanae
Japanese

Staff

Nagahama, Hiroshi
Director, Original Creator, Original Character Design
Tanaka, Kazuya
Sound Director
Suzuki, Yasuyuki
Script
9nine
Theme Song Performance


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"SunSunSunrise" by 9nine




More reviewsReviews

Oct 7, 2017
DarkKnight1107 (All reviews)
Its finally over, the most controversial anime of the year. That being said, its a highly flawed show with some redeeming factors that put it just above average, but its not a must watch or anything.

Story: The pacing is all over the place, sometimes it moves too fast, other times too slow. I still don't understand the villain's plot and the show seems to end with most of the loose ends tied up, but springs a cliffhanger ending so out of nowhere it would give Madoka Magica Rebellion a run for its money on abruptness.

Characters: One of the most redeeming parts of the show. read more
Oct 7, 2017
RebelPanda (All reviews)
Stan Lee’s latest miss-fire The Reflection holds a mirror to the superhero sub genre's most cynical issues. Written like a museum, it catalogs the genre's most overused tropes, clichés, and stereotypes throughout its painfully long 12 episodes.

It makes no effort at all to convince you that you’re not watching a cheap X-Men knockoff; you won’t forget it either because The Reflection continuously draws from Stan Lee’s many worn out stories and evokes a Saturday morning cartoon aesthetic. The aesthetic is bland at times painful on the eyes; even though it was released this year it is easily worse than every superhero cartoon released in read more
Oct 7, 2017
HereticHunter (All reviews)
The feeling of "Saving Anime" was a thing when people knew that Stan Lee were going to lead an Anime. Apparently Stan Lee did lead another anime before with the name of "Hero man" or something like that. Someone told me that it was a good watch, I haven't checked it yet, so I can't really say much about it.

So, unless you live under a rock or you don't like the universe of Marvel, you will probably have heard of him and will probably guess that this anime is about super heroes... but is it that good? did Stan Lee save anime? or is The read more
Oct 12, 2017
InfiniteEvil (All reviews)
The premise of The Reflection immediately reminded me of the American superhero show "Heroes." Both have a similar premise: after some kind of event, people all over the world emerge with super powers. However, it took Heroes two seasons and a strike before it started being bad. The Reflection is bad right from the get go and continues to plummet in quality until it ends.

Story:
Like previously stated, the premise of The Reflection is that several years ago, some kind of explosion appeared in the sky and was seen all over the world. Some people were hurt by it and the ones who survived are known read more

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