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Synonyms: Raidbackers
Japanese: LAIDBACKERS-レイドバッカーズ-


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 5, 2019
Producers: flying DOG
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Studio Gokumi
Source: Original
Genres: ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 58 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.111 (scored by 12681,268 users)
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Ranked: #89412
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #8388
Members: 5,305
Favorites: 2

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In order to take over her grandmother's Dagashi store, art student Kumi Honamanuma moved to Kyoto. She met Harami Mino, K Kusanagi, Mai Haisaka, and a dog who lives in the store, which supposed to be empty. Kumi ended up living with these girls, who claim that they are heroes reincarnated to contemporary period to chase after the demon king. Harami and others seem to live in a peaceful life with no missions to to do anymore, Ran, who was demon king in the past and appears to be an elementary school girl from failing to reincarnate, one day. The story begins with Ran requesting to collect demon king's fragments.

(Source: MAL News)

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Oct 2, 2021
We all are aware of the Isekai genre, which has been a big part of anime for a while now, with new shows coming out every season, all about the same guy getting killed and reincarnating or just directly getting transported into another world. Though one genre that’s also a part of it, is the Reverse Isekai, which is basically characters from another world ending up in our world. And this movie definitely belongs in that category.

The story is basically about a group of heroes, who fought the demon queen in another world and when they defeated her, they along with her ended up in ...
Apr 17, 2020
This is going to be short and simple.

Stop being a critic. Enjoy the anime.

This story is actually very good compared to most standalones that dont have a huge budget or super sponsoring or a big company behind them. It is a short movie but the overall animation quality is just as good as any normal big budget animes, especially when the big companies lose funds in the middle of the anime and skimp on the quality. This was well rounded with comedy, cute characters, and good action. It just needs more time.

The main thing is we need a two season main story. The before ...
Jun 2, 2019
Mixed Feelings
Simply looking at the cover of LaidBackers can give you enough of a clue to what kind of movie it is. Lighthearted comedy built around a cast of cute girls that may or may not be fighting against someone. Who're they fighting against? Is Kizuna Ai really singing the theme song? And is that Papika from Flip Flappers?! Tons and tons of questions everyone has to be asking themselves. But the only question left after completing the movie is: "Was it really worth it?"

The story of LaidBackers seems much more coherent on paper that it is in practice. Despite the premise of a group of ...

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