Shiyan Pin Jiating
Frankenstein Family
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Alternative Titles

English: Frankenstein Family
Synonyms: Jikken-hin Kazoku: Creatures Family Days, Jikkenhin Kazoku
Japanese: 実験品家族 -クリーチャーズ・ファミリー・デイズ-


Type: ONA
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 9, 2018 to Jun 19, 2018
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Web manga
Genres: Sci-FiSci-Fi, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Duration: 15 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.361 (scored by 75187,518 users)
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Ranked: #64312
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Popularity: #2571
Members: 34,825
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Tanis's parents are mad scientists who live outside of normal society. They locked up their own children on an isolated island and did experiments on them in secret, turning Tanis's older brother and three older sisters into strange creatures. One day, their parents were arrested, and the siblings were moved to another island by the welfare office. The trouble is that none of the siblings except Tanis know how to interact in modern day society...

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Shiyan Pin Jiating, also know as The Frankenstein Family, is based on the ongoing manhua series (Chinese manga) of the same name, created by Yanai, a manhuajia from Hong Kong. The series is published by Sun Comics (Rigeng Jihua), who also collaborated with Tencent Penguin Pictures and Phoenix Animation (Dahuoniao Donghua) on the anime adaptation.

In an added segment in the original manhua, creator Yanai states that the ideas for the characters originated from a group drawing project in middle school, which he then further refined.

There is currently no North American company licensed to carry this production.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Sugiyama, Riho
Hayami, Saori
Kubo, Yurika


Wei, Tianxing
Seki, Tomohiro
Sound Director, Planning
Theme Song Performance
Akatsuki, Rin
Theme Song Performance

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"Early Days" by Rin Akatsuki

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"Haru ni Ochite (春に落ちて)" by Kano

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Jul 12, 2018
Jaylikeshamsters (All reviews)
Story- 9
art- 8
characters - 10
enjoyment- 8
overall- 8

What can I say? I really got exited for this anime, at first I thought "great another funny slice of life anime". I was really wrong about it. The story is about a boy named Deniss and his 4 siblings who were turned into monsters by their parents. the show shows how they suffer and try to live a normal life as a "human". the backstories are great too, they show how the characters had to cope at aa young age with their "psyhopatic" parents. The ep are quiet short and they left me empty after watching them, the read more
Sep 26, 2018
taffercharles (All reviews)
The problem with so many normies swarming anime so much lately, is that great anime like these go unrecognized, lately more than in past years. Sucks, doesn't it? The story is touching and deep, the plot is great, which is not something I say often for non Japanese anime. However, the styling of the characters is well performed, the seiyuu work is great. (A little awkward at times, given that this isn't a Japanese anime.) Some smudges on the animation, and timing/tempo. However, putting those aside, and considering the fact that I literally had to take a break from anime because there just weren't good read more
Oct 12, 2018
Inosenso (All reviews)
Frankenstein Family is an extremely rare Chinese manga adaptation that focuses on family bonds and maintains that every episode. The short 20 minute episodes successfully trim out harems, convoluted love triangles, confusing plots, and fanservice. The plot itself is slice of life level mediocre, with the monster family's focus frequently shifting in different directions and the child genius main character Tanisu causing those deviations by always being 100% child and 0% genius. I still watched it every week on release day because it reliably showed them facing challenges. The art scrapes the barrel pretty low where instead of making full use of the fact that read more
Jul 11, 2018
Tomatogal (All reviews)
I went into this not sure what to expect. The premise looked interesting so I figured it was worth a watch. This turned out to be one of my favorites of the 2018 spring lineup. It's a shame this flew under the radar. It being a Chinese produced anime that was never picked up by any English licensers/streaming services most certainly contributed to it's obscurity.

This is yet another twist on the "monster girl" genre that seems to be ever growing in popularly. This time the main cast are siblings that all have some sort of experimental modification done to them. All but the read more

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