ViVid Strike! Specials

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Synonyms: ViVid Strike! OVA
Japanese: ViVid Strike!新作OVA


Type: Special
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 25, 2017 to Mar 29, 2017
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Duration: 18 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.661 (scored by 35183,518 users)
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Ranked: #59032
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #6418
Members: 10,151
Favorites: 12

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Episodes 5.5, 5.75, and 13 bundled with the second, third, and fourth Blu-ray volumes of ViVid Strike!

Characters & Voice Actors


Tsuzuki, Masaki
Original Creator
Hashimoto, Takayoshi
Chief Animation Director


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Mar 10, 2022
The first few episodes only exist as a reminder that this universe has magical fights, too, and not just boxing matches. Apparently boxing has just become all the rage and everyone is doing it, like how a few seasons ago being a magical girl was all the rage and everyone was doing it. Such a confusing setting, but the story was fun I guess. The last episode does double duty as an epilogue and a "the beach episode." Truly a masterclass in how to make bonus content to put on the home release. Ultimately it doesn't add much to the main story, you could skip ...
Sep 14, 2023
Vivid Strke Specials are an unusual case. Rather than simply being "specials" as the name would suggest, these episodes actually provide several revelations to some characters, which may not be so obvious at first glance, and even less so when you realize that: first, there are only three; and second, that only one of them is a full-length episode. These episodes aren't anything groundbreaking, but they help to explain certain plot elements that wouldn't be obvious at first glance, necessarily.

The more obvious of the two is the correlation between the first and second episodes. Standalone, they don't do much. Together, they provide an interesting contrast: ...
May 12, 2018
Mixed Feelings
I absolutely loved Vivid Strike. After watching it twice and thoroughly enjoying the action and drama both times, I've come to the conclusion that it's one of, if not the most underrated anime on MAL (in my opinion). With that said, the specials were a nice, fairly enjoyable way to get a little more out of the show and spend a bit more time with the characters but they don't really add anything of value to the story. The first two episodes take place between episodes 5 and 6 of the original show and mostly contain parts of the story that apparently weren't important enough ...

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