Shikkakumon no Saikyou Kenja

The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest

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Synonyms: The Strongest Sage of Disqualified Crest, Shikkakumon no Saikyokenja
Japanese: 失格紋の最強賢者
English: The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2022 to Mar 26, 2022
Premiered: Winter 2022
Broadcast: Saturdays at 22:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Theme: ReincarnationReincarnation
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.221 (scored by 9243792,437 users)
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Ranked: #81612
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Popularity: #1110
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Preliminary Spoiler
Apr 30, 2022
This review will contain some spoilers.

I decided to write this review, because I see so many negative ones and it's not nearly as bad anime as people make it seem.

First of all, I've got to point out that it's sort of a generic shounen fantasy anime, I acknowledge that. It doesn't provide anything that hasn't been seen before in other series. Still, what makes it an entertaining show are the good directing, the good work of visual artists and CVs and sound specialists (forgot what they are called), the fact that it didn't run out of budget so it's a stable experience all along.

About the ...
Mar 29, 2022
Mixed Feelings
I'll start off with a non-spoiler section and then will go into spoilers.

The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest, what can I say other than the show is just, fine. Throughout this review I'm gonna just refer to the show by "Sage" cause I can't be bothered to type that whole name, haha! Well, this show's premise is that our main character, who we refer to him as Mathias (Matty as I'll call him), reaches a limit in power in a previous life, and in an attempt to get the strongest crest, he reincarnates himself and ends up in the same world, just many, many ...
Mar 21, 2022
Preliminary (6/12 eps)
The Worlds Strongest Male Power Fantasy with the Mediocre-est Story.

The *sigh* light novel male power fantasy adventure has never been as strong as this one. Maybe even stronger than Redo of Healer which is literally about a man sexually assaulting women. Male incel pandering aside though, The Worlds Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest isn’t the kind of fan service anime which tries to make horrific sexual assault crimes look sexy. In fact theres barely any awkward fan service at all (that I can remember). But what there is are 12 year old girls praising and fawning over the insert protagonist for how clever, powerful ...