Pet

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Japanese: ペット
English: Pet
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 6, 2020 to Mar 30, 2020
Premiered: Winter 2020
Broadcast: Mondays at 22:00 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Geno Studio
Source: Manga
Genres: MysteryMystery, SupernaturalSupernatural, SuspenseSuspense
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, Organized CrimeOrganized Crime, PsychologicalPsychological
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 6.441 (scored by 2935429,354 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #73772
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2163
Members: 94,004
Favorites: 250

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6.44
Ranked #7377Popularity #2163Members 94,004
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Episodes: /13

Synopsis

Despite endless research, the human mind remains a mystery to this day. Unknown to the public, there exist special individuals who are able to dive deep into the minds of people and even manipulate their memories.

Gifted with this ability, Hiroki, Tsukasa, and Satoru are among those who use their power to commit crime under the orders of their leader, Katsuragi. The three step into the dangerous territory of the human mind in order to destroy their assigned targets while striving to keep their own minds and memories safe.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Katsuragi

Supporting
Sakuya, Shunsuke
Japanese

President

Supporting
Tobita, Nobuo
Japanese

Jin

Supporting
Ichimichi, Mao
Japanese

Long

Supporting
Yusa, Kouji
Japanese

Staff

Ishii, Nozomi
Assistant Producer
Oomori, Takahiro
Director
Oohashi, Yoshimitsu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Suzuki, Kaoru
Episode Director


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"Chou no Tobu Suisou (蝶の飛ぶ水槽)" by TK from Ling Tosite Sigure
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Ending Theme

"image _____" by Memai Siren (眩暈SIREN), produced by TK from Ling Tosite Sigure




Reviews

Mar 30, 2020
This is another title from Studio Geno, which until now has always brought great anime, even though it is a recent studio, and I can say that Pet is probably the best one ever made by him.

Pet is one of the best animes of this season, the anime production surprised me a lot, all the elements that were created to give the illusion of the mind according to the work are incredible, it is easy to understand the mystic that happens here, thanks to the script of the anime, which maintains a great evolution until it reaches the final episodes.

After understanding the rules imposed by ...
Mar 30, 2020
Mixed Feelings
Pet:

Compelling psychological thriller, with bizarre, mind-bending scenarios, flawed and interesting characters, and satisfying twists and turns the whole way through. It's mature, surreal, unique, and shamefully underrated.

Even so: 6/10

Many people will drop it after episode one, because the narrative withholds too much information. That's understandable. And many others will drop it because the characters are unlikable. That's fair, too. The show focuses on some selfish and ugly people, and that can be hard to watch. But I think the story is worth pushing through those things.

Honestly, though? I kinda wish I'd dropped it, too.

Not for the reasons above, but because Pet's visuals are so ...
Oct 9, 2020
FunnyFunny
Do not be fooled by all the high scores reviews on here.

Let me explain, PET is a confusing mess that tries to pass off as a psychological triller.
After watching all 13 episodes, I am left puzzled. Here are the questions I had.

Who are the good guys, who are the bad guys?
The series just had characters show up without explaining who they are.
Characters such as Mei Ling are not explained what her power is.
One episode they may seem to be good, the next episode seem to be bad (Tsukasa and Katsuragi).
It’s confusing because we do not even know who the main character is/are. What is the ...

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