Aguu: Tensai Ningyou

Aguu: Genius Dolls

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 悪偶 ‐天才人形‐
English: Aguu: Genius Dolls
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 10, 2018 to Sep 25, 2018
Premiered: Summer 2018
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 00:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Web manga
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, SupernaturalSupernatural
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.381 (scored by 22752,275 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #118972
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #7424
Members: 7,218
Favorites: 6

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Episodes: /12


The series is about a missing genius whose mysterious disappearance becomes a shady secret among the successful members of society.

(source: MAL News)

Characters & Voice Actors

Li, Baimian


Ri, Hakumen


Ou, Inin

Mizuno, Risa


Uchida, Aya

Ri, Juntei

Inoue, Kikuko


Shirahata, Bob
Director, Storyboard
Gouda, Hozumi
Sound Director
Koga, Kazuomi
Episode Director, Storyboard
Tonokatsu, Hideki
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"prima dynamis" by Denkishiki Karen Ongaku Shuudan (電気式華憐音楽集団)

Ending Theme

"Tsugihagi (ツギハギ)" by Ai (CV: Noriko Shibasaki)


Aug 27, 2022
Preliminary (9/12 eps)
If the phrase "So Bad It's Good" means anything to you, you will likely get a kick out of Aguu. I most certainly have. Make no mistake, Aguu is bad. It's confusing, ugly, annoying, convoluted, and most of all really really weird. The whole thing blends together into a thoroughly entertaining mess that has to be seen to be believed. If you need a nice, warm dumpster fire to keep you warm at night, this one is a great choice.

Holy shit, buckle your seatbelts. Evil Purple People who look like the Apple Bonkers from Yellow Submarine suck the talent out of talented people and make ...
Oct 2, 2018
Mixed Feelings
Japanese-Chinese collaborations are nothing new, especially in the anime world, where we got to know the popular ones from China that are raking in the money from the oh-so-popular Tencent Animation & Comics, the largest Chinese regulator for comics and animation from China. Apparently Chinese people love Japanese manga (which comes as no surprise), and being a Chinese myself I can see why. But when it comes to the anime medium, sure there are classics that are well received like Quan Zhi Gao Shou (The King's Avatar) or Huyao Xiao Hongniang (Fox Spirit Matchmaker, which was recently dubbed in Jap last year), but with the ...
Sep 13, 2020
I don't know how many people enjoyed watching this, but I would say this show is not worth watching (although I am not saying you shouldn't watch it. The show itself wasn't unbearable to watch).

The story wasn't good but was decent. I liked the idea of this anime, especially about the dolls. It's not something that you cannot understand or keep up with, but the story was poorly structured, therefore you kind of get lost sometimes. I also felt story weren't as engaging so I can watch the anime, but couldn't really enjoy it. The let down was the last episode, where so many new ...

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