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Japanese: ラディアン
English: Radiant
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Type: TV
Episodes: 21
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2018 to Feb 23, 2019
Premiered: Fall 2018
Broadcast: Saturdays at 17:35 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Lerche
Source: Other
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.871 (scored by 7081870,818 users)
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Ranked: #44862
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Popularity: #1045
Members: 185,671
Favorites: 368

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Nemeses—powerful and mysterious demonic entities that fall from the sky and vaporize anything they touch. The only ones who can combat these creatures are Sorcerers, those who have survived an encounter with a Nemesis but were infected in the process.

Seth, a Sorcerer from Pompo Hills, sets out on an adventure to exterminate all these Nemeses. Accompanying him are Doc and Mélie, fellow Sorcerers who share his ideal. Their main objective is to bring about a world where Sorcerers are no longer persecuted for being infected, and to that end, desire to destroy the source of the Nemeses themselves: the mythical Radiant.

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Opening Theme

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"Utopia" by 04 Limited Sazabys

Ending Theme

1: "Radiant (ラディアン)" by Polkadot Stingray (eps 1-16, 18-21)
2: "Kimi no Mirai (君の未来)" by Hameline (Yumi Uchiyama) (eps 17)

Feb 24, 2019
Karhu (All reviews)
Episode 01,
Seth: I am Seth and I want to be the best wizard in the world. My..
Me: Yeah yeah I know who you're, Naruto or whatever your name was. I am here for the cute looking girl. She's about your age. Where. is. she?

Episode 02,
Seth: This is the state of the world pretty much. Commoners hate us sorcerers and there is also.....
Me: Listen to me, Natsu! She has like really huge hair and green-ish eyes. I am sure you must have seen her around?

Episode 03,
Seth: ......So, anyway, there is this guild thing and the legendary Radiant, evil people lurking around the corners and all sort read more
Feb 23, 2019
Stark700 (All reviews)
Oh no, Radiant isn’t a perfect adaptation! What has the world come to?!

We get it. This isn’t one of those anime that will meet our expectations by adaptation standards. From the beginning, I’ve heard of comments about how the anime changed the tone of the story and even the way the main protagonist has been adapted into it. For the sake of this review, it will be based from an anime viewer’s perspective. I’m not going to go into the French series to look and compare every episode to see what was wrong with it.

Now with that mushy stuff out of the way, you may read more
Feb 23, 2019
Zerity (All reviews)
In this season nothing for the most part happens. We have two real arcs and that's about it. However it is still something worth watching.

The whole premise of the show is for Seth to find Radiant to destroy it and save the world. Sounds fun let's go and save the world, but why. One thing I like about this anime is how they deal with the discrimination against sorcerers. In the arc were the go to Rumble Town Seth is forced to really understand what he is trying to do and who is he trying to save. I very much like this because even read more
Feb 28, 2019
Flexstyle (All reviews)
Radiant is the spiritual successor to Black Clover. I say this because the same strengths/issues I have with that series are present here.

Story (5/10):

The story is about a cursed boy named Seth who becomes a sorcerer and goes out on a quest to find Radiant in order to defeat the Nemesis which inhabit this world. It’s pretty much your typical shounen premise where Seth yells he’s going to find Radiant and become the Wizard King/Hokage!

You know how important first impressions are? Well the first 10 episodes leave a lot to be desired considering they’re more or less filler content. Radiant only starts to get read more

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