High School DxD Hero: Taiikukan-ura no Holy

High School DxD Hero Episode 0: Holiness Behind the Gym

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: ハイスクールD×D HERO体育館裏のホーリー
English: High School DxD Hero Episode 0: Holiness Behind the Gym
French: High School DxD Hero: Episode 0
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Type: TV Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 10, 2018
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Passione
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance, EcchiEcchi
Themes: HaremHarem, MythologyMythology, SchoolSchool
Duration: 24 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 6.951 (scored by 5155451,554 users)
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Ranked: #44262
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Popularity: #2124
Members: 99,118
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Alternative version of final four episodes of High School DxD BorN.

Characters & Voice Actors


Sueda, Yoshifumi
Director, Storyboard
Matsuo, Shin
Episode Director
Kitahata, Tooru
Episode Director
Marchi, Jamie


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Sep 26, 2022
I had to give everything 10 out of 10 since they follow the novel story perfectly it's almost just like how I Imagine it to be and it was really great of them to patch up what TNK screwed up in born.

the art is also great to me many people were upset with the new art style but I was glad they finally got a chance to change it since I Hated TNK art style of the story I feel this one is closer to the source material though if I had to choose, mad house that did The "Ambition of Oda Nobuna" that ...
Oct 8, 2019
Mixed Feelings
The biggest issue I had with this remake is that most of the main cast got redrawn slightly goofy. As if this was a Saturday morning cartoon like Tiny Toons.

This very noticeable in how the hair and eyes are drawn for all the characters. Hair that used to have dimension is now just someone doing a flood fill in MS Paint. Rias' and Akeno's hair no long flows they might as well be hard plastic wigs.

Heck Rias' hair is no longer crimson, it's just fire engine red. Once silver hair is now dull light gray.

The animation is much more ...
Apr 25, 2018
some minor DxD Born spoilers are included in this Review

First, I want to give advice to anyone who've watched DxD Born and satisfied with it, you should SKIP this episode, just go to first episode of DxD Hero, there will be animation difference you'll either content or disappointed. But plot-wise, I don't think we need this episode as "bridge", we can continue into 4th season(DxD Hero) with final Born memories in mind.

As I stated above, this one is has some differences from final 4-episodes of DxD born but I think it's unnecessary. Main difference is Rias 'Arc' that's completely removed. I don't read the ...

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Poll: High School DxD Hero: Taiikukan-ura no Holy Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 3 4 5 ... Last Page )
Stark700 - Apr 10, 2018
365 repliesby AdityaRizkiS »»
Jan 9, 1:15 PM
High school Dxd Drinking game.
GrimAtrament - May 1, 2018
4 repliesby Jamester_UWU »»
Aug 1, 2022 11:39 PM
Since this retcons the last 4 episodes of season 3 should i just skip the last 4
Omnitrix10 - Apr 17, 2018
4 repliesby ChartTopper60 »»
Mar 20, 2021 8:19 AM
Difference between Borns Ending (last 3 episodes) and this episode?
-_Removed_- - Apr 14, 2018
3 repliesby TheDeadWalk »»
Feb 7, 2020 8:10 PM
What is this? ( 1 2 )
begija - Apr 12, 2018
52 repliesby GrimAtrament »»
May 1, 2018 4:16 PM