Last Period: Owarinaki Rasen no Monogatari

Last Period: The Journey to the End of the Despair

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Japanese: ラストピリオド -終わりなき螺旋の物語-
English: Last Period: The Journey to the End of the Despair
German: Last Period: The Journey to the End of the Despair
Spanish: Last Period: The Journey to The End of The Despair
French: Last Period: The Journey to the End of the Despair
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 12, 2018 to Jun 28, 2018
Premiered: Spring 2018
Broadcast: Thursdays at 00:00 (JST)
Producers: Egg Firm
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.381 (scored by 1066310,663 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #72622
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3281
Members: 36,652
Favorites: 28

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"Period" is how magic users called who beat "Spiral"—monsters that were summoned from isolation. Due to the rise of these beings, 14-year-old apprentice Period Haru, who is a part of the Eighth Arc-end Division, is called to break the cycle and cast himself into the endless battle. However, a mysterious thievery occurred and sank the division into bankruptcy, forcing Haru and his other comrades have to leave their headquarters. To rebuild a branch, they have to overcome quest after quest.

(Source: MAL News)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Tamura, Yukari


Murase, Ayumu


Hanae, Natsuki


Kikuchi, Mika


Kitou, Akari


Kayano, Ai


Mano, Ayumi


Harada, Sayaka


Ichimichi, Mao


Kakuma, Ai



Opening Theme

Apple Music
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"Yokubari Dreamer (欲張り Dreamer)" by Haru (Natsuki Hanae) x Choco (Yukari Tamura)

Ending Theme

"Wiseman no Theme (ワイズマンのテーマ)" by Wiseman (Mizaru (Sayaka Harada), Kikazaru (Akari Kito), and Iwazaru (Ayumi Mano))

Jun 27, 2018
Recently gacha mobile games have been taking up more of the video game landscape. With more gacha games being released each year and many of them getting their own anime, it should be expected that a show like Last Period would come along and decide to parody the whole system. What is more surprising is how well the show is able to do that.

While there are a lot of gacha jokes that could be made, after all the system and its likeness to gambling make it an easy target of parody and jokes. Just look at any gacha board's subreddit and you will be ...
Jun 27, 2018
[Disclaimer: This review was originally posted on May 4, 2018, after four episodes had aired. It has been deleted and then re-uploaded so that it doesn't get buried as a preliminary. However, no major changes were made to the review, as Last Period was consistent throughout its run, so no new points needed to be made.]

If you’re ever unsure about watching something because it’s unpopular and has a low MAL score, here’s my suggestion: you should take one of your hands and quickly slap yourself in the face with it. Repeat this action until you have it burned into you that this is not a ...
Jun 27, 2018
Sugar. Spice. And everything nice. These were the ingredients chosen to create the perfect little girls. But Professor Nippon accidentally added an extra ingredient to the concoction... Back full of dicks. Thus the Powerpuff Traps were born. Using their ultra-supergayness, Choco, Haru, Gajeru and Liza have dedicated their lives to fighting crime and the forces of evil.

When I started watching Last Period, I thought it was farts. I was constantly memeing how it's a show about girls who won't even have their firsts (because they have pee-pees) and whatnot. After some 5 episodes, I changed my mind. This show is the Japanese Adventure Time, and ...

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