Beatless Final Stage

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Japanese: BEATLESS Final Stage


Type: TV
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 26, 2018 to Sep 28, 2018
Premiered: Summer 2018
Broadcast: Not scheduled once per week
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Diomedéa
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, RomanceRomance, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.801 (scored by 1561615,616 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #48322
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3492
Members: 35,668
Favorites: 64

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Arato Endou and his faithful hIE, Lacia, have come together once again to show the world that artificial intelligence, no matter how brilliant, can be shut down safely.

As they descend into the holding facility to confront Higgins, Lacia's AI creator, the pair must fend off enemies from all fronts. Among them are Snowdrop, a rampant hIE hellbent on devouring Higgins, and Methode, a hIE who seeks vengeance against Lacia. The world's super-intelligent AIs unanimously decide to terminate Lacia, whom they deem a threat to humanity.

With limited time and the odds stacked against them, will Arato and Lacia be able to truly join together in a society where humans and hIEs can coexist peacefully?

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Characters & Voice Actors


Takagaki, Ayahi


Mizushima, Seiji
Kakuchi, Takudai
Episode Director, Storyboard
Original Character Design


Opening Theme

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"Truth." by TrySail (eps 1-3)

Ending Theme

"Shapeless" by Tokyo Performance Doll

Sep 29, 2018
Note this review covers both the prequel series of Beatless and its sequel Beatless final stage as I see both as one series as the Final stage is essentially the last four episodes of the base series. While care has been taken to minimize story related spoilers there may still be spoilers within character analysis. You have been warned.

Based upon a popular novel of the same name that was written by the veteran novelist Satoshi Hase Beatless is an action, sci-fi and romance anime that gives us the opportunity to enter a world where thanks to the creation of an advanced AI mysterious but ...
Apr 19, 2019
This review includes the final stage of this series. First of all i'm reluctant to watch this Anime due to its low scores and some bad reviews however because i'm a fan of AI/Machine i still give it a shot because of its synopsis.
Story: The story was all about artificial intelligent, which is great since we all know that the world is moving towards the directions of AI/Machine Learning/Cloud Computing and etc. Now for the story. The story was really unique in my own opinion; while this might not be the first anime to cover about AI, it's the only Anime i personally see ...
Sep 29, 2018
(this review covers both "installments" of Beatless)

If I had to describe Beatless in few words, "Wasted potential" could be the most accurate term. The premise was really interesting, but the execution and the characters were so underwhelming that I'm left here disappointed. I always felt attracted to the idea of a future where humanoid robots are available to humans so they can do with them as they please. And whether is risky or not it would be an interesting future to witness. Movies like "I, Robot" and "Ex Machina" where interesting examples of diving into the point of view of an Artificial Intelligence. Beatless tries ...

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Airing schedule is finally out.
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It’s time to ditch the text file.
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