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Alternative Titles

Japanese: LISTENERS リスナーズ
English: Listeners
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2020 to Jun 20, 2020
Premiered: Spring 2020
Broadcast: Saturdays at 01:55 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: MAPPA
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: MechaMecha, MusicMusic
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 5.381 (scored by 2201322,013 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #119552
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2761
Members: 64,099
Favorites: 53

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5.38
Ranked #11955Popularity #2761Members 64,099
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Episodes: /12

Synopsis

Set in a world where the concept of music ceases to exist. The story begins when a boy encounters Myuu, a mysterious girl who possesses an audio input jack in her body. The two intermingle with the history of rock music and embark on an unforgettable journey.

(Source: MAL News)

Characters & Voice Actors

μ

Main
Takahashi, Rie
Japanese

Reck, Echo

Main
Murase, Ayumu
Japanese

Kim

Supporting
Tanaka, Atsuko
Japanese

Stonefree, Jimi

Supporting
Fukuyama, Jun
Japanese

Reck, Swell

Supporting
Satou, Rina
Japanese

Neubauten, Stür

Supporting
Hikasa, Youko
Japanese

McGee

Supporting
Cho
Japanese

Neubauten, Zende

Supporting
Kurosawa, Tomoyo
Japanese

Walker, Tommy

Supporting
Nakamura, Yuuichi
Japanese

Valentine, Kevin

Supporting
Yamadera, Kouichi
Japanese

Staff

Herek, Samantha
Assistant Producer
Andou, Hiroaki
Director, Storyboard


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Opening Theme

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"Into the blue's" by ACCAMER
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Ending Theme

1: "Muse" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 1)
2: "Borders" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 2)
3: "Slip out!" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 3)
4: "Rainy lain" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 4)
5: "Top of ocean" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 5)
6: "Trauma" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 6)
7: "Dilemma" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 7)
8: "Fairy tale" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 8)
9: "Slumber" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 9)
10: "Love song" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 10)
11: "Listeners" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 11)
12: "Into the blue's (modern ver.)" by μ (Rie Takahashi) (eps 12)

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Reviews

May 21, 2024
This show has great production value and it comes across they the creators are dedicated and proud of their work.

The art is clean and very realistic, especially for the characters. As for the designs of the mechs... eh, they are not the norm and you really need to look at them with an open mind ha ha. The animation is also very good but don't expect highly choreographed mech-on-mech fight scenes because it's not really that type of show. Most of the battles are handled by light beams and expanding energy auras, probably done partly for the story and partly to save cost.

The English voice ...
Jun 21, 2021
Mixed Feelings
The story is kind of interesting, but a little too "Go to this place, now go to other place" for me. There are also elements of the plot that are part of one episode and then never really capitalized/built on, but perhaps that's in hopes for a second season? There were some good moments, but it was just kind of eh. 6/10

The art wasn't very good. I strongly dislike the overuse of cg, especially when it's bad. So when I see cg mech with the MCs lifeless unmoving cg models riding it, I want to die. There really isn't any excuse for such poor cg. ...
Oct 19, 2022
.::The premise::.
The set up is actually pretty neat. A world under the threat of some monsters called earless fought back by some famous dudes called players based on actual musicians fighting on their mechas which are actually their amps. Episode 1 starts with the Echo finding a mysterious girl (Myuu or µ) which is an unknown player and also she doesn't have any memory. Now Echo has to travel the world trying to know who she really else all while they meet up with other players.

Sadly, it just doesn't deliver what you might expect as the music undertone is severely missing almost in every aspect.

.::Characters::.
Echo ...

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