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Japanese: CONCEPTION(コンセプション)


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 10, 2018 to Dec 26, 2018
Premiered: Fall 2018
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 01:30 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, HaremHarem, MagicMagic, RomanceRomance, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 4.921 (scored by 1623316,233 users)
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Ranked: #110872
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Popularity: #1675
Members: 61,187
Favorites: 123
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On his high school graduation day, Itsuki's cousin, Mahiru, tells him that she's pregnant. Just then, a gate of light emerges and transports the two into the world of Granvania. In this land, "Impurities" have been causing a disturbance to the Stars, ultimately plunging Granvania into chaos and disorder. And Itsuki, now revealed to be one who is fated to meet with the "Star Maidens", is seen as Granvania's last hope and was thus given the task to produce "Star Children" and combat the "impurities". And unless the task is complete, Itsuki may never be able to return home.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Yuge, Itsuki
Ono, Yuuki
Konatsuki, Mahiru
Katou, Emiri
Kakuma, Ai
Fujii, Yukiyo
Fujita, Saki
Kitamura, Eri
Ohmoto, Makiko
Shimoda, Asami
Endou, Aya


Motonaga, Keitarou
Ebina, Yasunori
Sound Director
Sugimoto, Kousuke
Episode Director
Kanesugi, Hiroko

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"Star light, Star bright" by nano

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#1: "Desires" by Manami Numakura (eps 1-7, 9-)
#2: "Sailor Suit and Machine Gun" by Alfie (Ai Kakuma) (ep 8)

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Dec 26, 2018
Karhu (All reviews)
Conception is a harem anime where our main swagnator gets a mission to save the world. How does he do this then? By making a baby with every girl he meats, of course!

The story is highly comedic and the writing mainly relies on episodic events where the swag-bro hits on new girl/girls just to commit "love-ritual" or, like a more poetic person would say, " fuck dem bitches."

The girl variety is great (there is like 10+ of them) and all of them naturally fall for the bro-nator because he is such a hero. There is a girl with split-personality who is adorable, tanned read more
Dec 25, 2018
Stark700 (All reviews)
Damn. Seriously, God damn. Conception, you really made me wonder if there’s a ceiling of just how terrible a show can really be. I should say right off the bat that video game adaptations these days rarely make the break for an audience. But here we are in 2018 and we got a show about pregnancy. That’s right, a show that literally has a plot about pregnant characters and an insufferable protagonist.

I have not played the original PSP exclusive game. There’s actually a remaster coming out for the PS4 but that’s not on my bucket list either. 2019 has way too many great games for read more
Dec 25, 2018
KANLen09 (All reviews)
WTF did I just watched...

Do you remember Spike Chunsoft, the same company that brought us the beloved Danganronpa and Mystery Dungeon series? Well...they also made this series, and left it in glorious Japan, where Nippons loved the hell outta it and got a sequel (released globally). And...to both shock and amazement, it actually was well-received!

And, now we turn the clock to the series that is the well-trashy anime adaptation by Gonzo of the first game...

The story from what I can tell is unchanged from the game itself: the player (or in this case, Visitor Itsuki Yuge) has to flirt with the 12 constellational girls (erm read more
Feb 8, 2019
spacecraft555 (All reviews)
TL;DR Review

Unwatchable, literally unwatchable. No one is insane enough to watch something like this. Where do I start? The plot is horrible, I mean, getting your cousin pregnant so that you can create babies to fight in a dungeon? The jokes aren't that funny; the raccoon flying creature thingy isn't funny. To be honest, it's kind of annoying. Heck, if this was hentai, it would be much more interesting. At least a 5; BUT IT'S NOT! The character development is horrible, the plot's terrible, and fight scenes are pretty lame. Main character doesn't know how to fight, but as soon as he touches a sword, read more


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Poll: Conception Episode 12 Discussion ( 1 2 )
Stark700 - Dec 25, 2018
53 replies by RavBTW »»
Jan 9, 5:24 AM
Im going to watch this because it looks and sounds retarded
KiruZoru - Oct 17, 2018
11 replies by RavBTW »»
Jan 4, 3:15 PM