Black Fox

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Japanese: BLACKFOX
English: Blackfox
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 2019
Producers: Infinite
Licensors: Crunchyroll
Studios: Studio 3Hz
Source: Original
Genre: ActionAction
Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.681 (scored by 3427334,273 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #57322
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Popularity: #2372
Members: 81,548
Favorites: 146

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Synopsis

Rikka Isurugi has spent her life training in the way of the ninja with her grandfather Hyoe while following in the footsteps of her father, the esteemed researcher Allen. His work has culminated in a set of cutting- edge drones equipped with artificial intelligence and incredible technical capabilities; although Allen plans to develop these drones for civilian use, there are others who have more sinister ideas in mind.

On Rikka's 16th birthday, things are forever changed when a paramilitary group raids the Isurugi house in search of the drone technology, killing Allen and Hyoe while Rikka manages to escape with the drones. Months pass, and Rikka is now an ordinary girl working as a private detective while sharing an apartment with another girl, Melissa. But when night falls, she dons her grandfather's fox mask and mercilessly hunts down those responsible for the attack. With the anger she felt that day driving her forward, Rikka will not rest until her family's killers receive the justice that they deserve.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Characters & Voice Actors

Isurugi, Rikka

Main
Nanase, Ayaka
Japanese

Mia

Supporting
Tomatsu, Haruka
Japanese

The Girl in the Fox Mask

Supporting

Harold

Supporting
Koyama, Rikiya
Japanese

Madara

Supporting

Melissa

Supporting
Taichi, You
Japanese

Brad

Supporting

Oboro

Supporting

Lauren

Supporting
Tobita, Nobuo
Japanese

Allen

Supporting
Tsuchida, Hiroshi
Japanese

Staff

Ishida, Manami
Producer
Nomura, Kazuya
Director, Storyboard


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"BLACK FOX" by fripSide

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Reviews

Oct 4, 2019
First off i would like to say that this movie feels like a really long introduction to a anime series which isnt a bad thing

It starts off fleshing out the plot which is very movie like but it sets things up in a grander theme later

As for what i thought off the movie, its great but very forgettable. The characters, sound and art are all great but its missing a wow factor.

The plot moves pretty fast near the end and its a little cliche how its focussed on revenge

Overall the movie was pretty good but forgettable

would rate a 7.5 but that isnt ...
Oct 5, 2019
Mixed Feelings
In many ways BlackFox reminds me of Princess Principal. Its premise made it seem like a full one-shot story but instead ends up being some superhero origin story down the line. There are fun and interesting bits here and there, but nothing seems to be developed to its full potential, leaving much to be desired even as the end credits roll. By far the worst offender is the cliffhanger ending, which, as of this writing, has no confirmed continuation.

Still, the movie is fine. My personal favourite bit is the last act where it turns into Symphogear (complete with hot blooded punching and villainous fakeouts), ...
Oct 4, 2019
How unoriginal can a movie be before it’s too much? At what point does it become just lazy writing? Black Fox is here to quench your thirst for an answer. I wouldn’t be surprised if they wrote down some cliche movie tropes and used that for the story. For what it showed me is that the staff had no inspiration for what it was going to be.

It becomes very apparent from the premise alone how little effort was put into this. The family of Rikka Isurugi are assassinated by a super evil corporation that does super evil things. She then plans her revenge by becoming ...

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Recent Forum Discussion

Sequal / Continuation?
ariesclark - Oct 5, 2019
20 repliesby JustMyself »»
Feb 22, 4:03 AM
Poll: Black Fox Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 3 )
Stark700 - Oct 4, 2019
119 repliesby 8uuuhh »»
Feb 11, 5:04 AM
Black Fox Movie Soundtrack?
barricuda - Oct 5, 2019
7 repliesby mclovin_san »»
Nov 30, 2021 4:09 PM
So what's the deal with this Live Action BLACKFOX?
FateHero - Nov 30, 2019
0 repliesby FateHero »»
Nov 30, 2019 10:09 PM
Crunchyroll's page lists it with "Simulcast on Fridays 10:00am MDT"
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