Hero Mask

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Japanese: ヒーローマスク


Type: ONA
Episodes: 15
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 3, 2018
Producers: Sotsu, Netflix
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, MysteryMystery, PolicePolice, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.341 (scored by 65276,527 users)
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Ranked: #65892
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Popularity: #3611
Members: 19,194
Favorites: 32
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Now there's a mysterious Mask before James Blood, and the man behind it is one that shouldn't exist. What is the mystery surrounding this mask...? So begins an action-packed crime story set in a beautiful city!


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Aoki, Hiroyasu
Director, Script, Series Composition
Kubo, Souichirou
Sound Director
Shimada, Souichi
Episode Director, Storyboard
Monte, Christian La
ADR Director


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Dec 7, 2018
rubybb (All reviews)
I tried watching this show, I honestly did, the story was alright, I couldn't get invested no matter how much I wanted to, I wanted to give the show a chance, but it failed, it couldn't keep me entertained and it was a flop, the plot has an alright premise but the execution is utter garbage.

The art style is typical for an anime airing this season, nothing special, nothing horrible. The sound was alright, didn't focus much on it, but it was good, at least.

Netflix needs to step up their game if they want to actually create decent anime.
Dec 17, 2018
donhumberto (All reviews)
So, after reading a lot of blatant lies about this magnificent series, I’ve felt compelled to write a review to balance things up.
Two things have become clear to me after reading a lot of over the top negative comments about Hero Mask: a) A big (and very vocal) part of the anime fandom don’t like their anime to be “tainted” by any kind of Western influence and b) A lot of anime fans dislike big changes and series that try to break out of the norm.
Enter Hero Mask, a Netflix original series that, despite being made by studio Pierrot and a read more
Dec 3, 2018
Karhu (All reviews)

In a world where every normo wears a guy fawkes-like mask and whenever anything happens, there is a zoom-in into character's eyeball, we follow a squad of cops who quite literally suck at their job. Just so happens to be, one of the guy fawkes dudes bumps into this cop woman in a busy street and then she dies. Another cop sees this shit happening and concludes that it was a murder but oh such a mysterious murder indeed. And now we have the setup ready for this mystery cop show anime filled with action and cliches so lousily executed that they become the sole read more
Dec 4, 2018
Krunchyman (All reviews)
Netflix has done it again. Licensing another original show that has all the worst aspects of Japanese anime and Hollywood cinema rolled into one objectionable package. Money might buy happiness, but it sure as shit doesn’t produce a quality anime. Reed Hastings, co-founder of Netflix, is probably sitting on a yacht in the Pacific like, “you think I give a f—k about quality, shut your non-yacht owning face up before I Molly-wop your bitch-ass.”

…….(yes sir)

James Bond (I mean, Blood) embodies the typical action hero archetype of being a reckless, “shoot first, ask questions later” protagonist. As expected of the archetypal qualities read more

Recent News

Second Part of 'Hero Mask' Debuts on Netflix in August 2019

Second Part of 'Hero Mask' Debuts on Netflix in August 2019

The official website of the Hero Mask anime series announced on Tuesday that its second part will premiere on Netflix on August 23. The website also revealed a new c...read more

Studio Pierrot Produces Netflix Exclusive Anime Series 'Hero Mask'

Studio Pierrot Produces Netflix Exclusive Anime Series 'Hero Mask'

An official website opened for an original anime titled Hero Mask on Friday. Studio Pierrot is producing series exclusively for Netflix. The first part of the anime ...read more

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