Namu Amida Butsu! Rendai Utena


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Synonyms: Namuamida Butsu! Rendai Utena
Japanese: なむあみだ仏っ! -蓮台 UTENA-
German: Namuamidabutsu! -Utena-
Spanish: Namuamidabutsu! -Utena-
French: Namuamidabutsu! -Utena-
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 8, 2019 to Jun 24, 2019
Premiered: Spring 2019
Broadcast: Mondays at 22:30 (JST)
Producers: DMM pictures
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Asahi Production
Source: Game
Genre: FantasyFantasy
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.071 (scored by 34983,498 users)
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Ranked: #89492
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Popularity: #5321
Members: 14,702
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Long before superheroes, there were legends. One of them begins with Shaka Nyorai, whose bravery and enlightenment once saved humanity forever. But forever is fleeting because Mara, the personification of Earthly desires, forges a corrupt coalition with the devil to again visit wrath and vengeance upon humankind. To counter Mara's cruel attack, Taishakuten and Bonten, divine beings, must join forces with the Thirteen Buddhas. Can the allied powers of light defeat the vicious onslaught and save humankind in their darkest hour?

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Characters & Voice Actors


Mochizuki, Tomomi
Mizunaka, Masaaki
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Opening Theme

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"Ten Uta (天唄)" by Taishakuten (Masaaki Mizunaka)

Ending Theme

"Ruby (ルビー)" by Chippoke Oohashi (大橋ちっぽけ)


Nov 8, 2019
I would wager money that you chanced upon this anime looking for hot anime guys, so I'm going to focus on that in this review.

Story: There's a larger plot that loosely keeps the episodes together, but you're not watching this anime for the plot. Correction, DON'T watch this anime for the story. It's nothing fancy and isn't memorable. I think there's sin in the world and there's an antagonist, but again, nothing special. (The anime is based on the deities of Buddhism, but I apologize, as I'm unable to comment on the veracity.) What's important to note is that there's enough scenes written in that ...
May 21, 2019
Preliminary (7/12 eps)
I've seen a lot of shows with a bunch of pretty guys in them but this one seems different than the others. It's because it focuses on the different aspects of all the Buddhas, and each of the characters pretty much sticks to what they're considered to be in the religion. The argument that the characters are flat is pretty silly considering that they been determined by people worshipping them for thousands of years. They are what they are, aspects, not people.

The show is mostly about removing sin from the world and each of the Buddhist has a different way of going about ...
Jun 25, 2019
Mixed Feelings
At first glance Namu Amida Butsu!: Rendai Utena seems like your typical slice of life anime with hot guys going about doing whatever it is they’re doing. And you’re right. At its core, Namuami (which is what I’m calling it instead of the title name because that is too long) is a slice of life anime in a similar vein to Touken Ranbu Hanamura. The question is: is it good? I would say it’s a decent show if you go into it with low expectations. I liked it enough but if someone comes and says why they didn’t like it, I might agree with them ...

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