Try Knights

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: トライナイツ


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 31, 2019 to Oct 16, 2019
Premiered: Summer 2019
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:29 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Manga
Genre: SportsSports
Themes: SchoolSchool, Team SportsTeam Sports
Demographic: JoseiJosei
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 4.721 (scored by 54255,425 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #132722
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4570
Members: 18,877
Favorites: 27

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Riku Haruma enters high school without a future in sight. He sees people playing like monsters on the ground, jumping higher than anyone else, running fast, deciding to try their best. There, he sees Akira Kariya playing rugby, a sport he was once passionate about but gave up due to his physique. While Akira is running roughly, Riku gives him a piece of advice without thinking. From that, Riku feels his dying passion for the sport set ablaze, and his future starts to brighten up...

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Characters & Voice Actors


Sakamoto, Shougo
Theme Song Performance
Takarai, Rihito
Original Character Design


Opening Theme

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"Mugen no Try (無限のトライ)" by Shougo Sakamoto

Ending Theme

"Moyou (模様)" by Ivy to Fraudulent Game

Oct 15, 2019

Ok guys be warned I am going to rip apart this piece of garbage. I hate it so much that I can finally take all my anger with it.

Watching many kinds of filths can be really tough to endure, so sometimes in my free time I decide to do other activities like practicing New Zealand’s rugby national team dance, the Haka so like that, the Maori Gods can help me endure this piece of turd that I will talk about.

The torture I had with this was horrible that I want to forget it. I thought that Afterlost was ...
Oct 15, 2019
Try Knights? More like try HARDER to represent a sport that the main show doesn't know what to showcase. ESPECIALLY since (at the time of airing) this is the Japan Rugby World Cup, and it incorporates only one or a few types of play, and this show just went to whack every single type of Trys in rugby, as if to educate the viewer about the sport (like we know nothing DUH). Smarts.

At its core, this shitshow is an ultimate failure in all aspects: story/plot, characters, animation (the biggest sin) and sound. Need I say more?

There's no story, just high school boys with no motivation, ...
Oct 15, 2019
I felt bad for this series so many times during its run that I just lost count, for various reasons.

I mean, look, if you have your main character declare he will put a collar on the other main character in the very first episode... at the very least make it a thing. A gag, a running joke, something that comes up multiple times during the series for a bit of fanservice. If you have a flamboyant pink guy whose self-proclaimed motto is "enjoy and excite"... leverage that for fanservice. When you're showcasing a sport with so much body contact... put some fanservice in there, it's ...

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