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ChäoS;HEAd


Alternative Titles

English: ChäoS;HEAd
Synonyms: ChaoS,HEAd
Japanese: カオスヘッド

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 9, 2008 to Dec 25, 2008
Premiered: Fall 2008
Broadcast: Unknown
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Visual novel
Duration: 27 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 6.571 (scored by 107,336 users)
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Ranked: #51412
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Popularity: #293
Members: 196,364
Favorites: 727
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Synopsis

Shibuya, Japan, 2008. Takumi Nishijou, a high school student at the Private Suimei Academy, one day hears about the 'New Gen' murders that have been occurring around the city. Although dismissing the subject because it doesn't involve him, Takumi begins to experience strange mishaps around him, from a horrific picture he received while on his PC, to a mysterious Pink-Haired girl standing at a murder scene.

From there on Takumi struggles to cope with the events unfolding around him, and is soon unaware of what is real or a delusion. As his fate opens up before him, the perpetrator behind the 'New Gen' events attempts to find him, leading him into a world where nothing is as it seems.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Shikura, Chiyomaru
Producer, Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Composition, Original Creator, Planning
Ishiyama, Takaaki
Director
Nakajima, Toshihiko
Sound Director
Ishiodori, Hiroshi
Episode Director


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"F.D.D" by Kanako Itou

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''Super Special'' by Kagami Seira




More reviewsReviews

Mar 29, 2009
Skadi (All reviews)
I went into viewing ChäoS;HEAd without a great deal of expectations. Having read through many of the reviews and hearing some firsthand accounts on it I got the impression that it was going to be an average at best experience. However this was a show that I had been very interested in seeing since it started airing. For me it’s a great example of not believing everything you hear.

The story starts out as a pretty interesting mystery involving a number of grisly murders and a high school boy who believes he has witnessed one of them and is being fed information about read more
Dec 29, 2008
Splitter (All reviews)
Chaos;Head is a prime example of an anime that collapsed under the weight of its own ambition. In trying so desperately to separate itself from a myriad of other suspenseful thrillers while catering to a pre-selected audience, Chaos;Head spreads itself all of the place, so much so that everything about it is thin, flimsy, and overall disappointing. The end result, however, is stuff of unintended comic gold.

Chaos;Head starts fantastic with a very adventurous first episode brimming with possibilities. The play on otaku falling victim to their own delusions, coupled with a series of bizarre homicides was intriguing enough to keep me watching it repeatedly, but read more
Jul 13, 2012
NeverKnowsBest26 (All reviews)
Ever since Neon Genesis Evangelion's debut in the late 90's philosophically charged mind-frags have been a staple of anime. Many of these mind-twisting series are pretty brilliant, despite being exceedingly obtuse. Chaos;HEAd is definitely not one of these. Filled with nonsensical metaphysical babble, flimsy internal logic, and clearly not as smart as it thinks it is; this show is the perfect example of what happens when a psychological thriller goes completely wrong.

The show follows a socially inept (to put it VERY lightly) and barely sane anime obsessed recluse named Takumi Nishijou as he is pulled into a reality bending battle with the fate of the read more
Jan 31, 2009
iamjoe (All reviews)
If you ever want to see something crappier than a Port-o-Potty outside a football stadium, then by all means, go ahead and watch Chaos;Head.

This anime is a pathetic excuse of art and it will definitely only appeal to people who think they're smart or something.

Pompous Sheep #1: "Snoot snoot, I must say this is a rather wonderful addition to the murder suspense anime world, don't you think?"

Pompous Sheep #324: "I dare say it is, on the level of Higurashi no Kaka de no Crappy ni."

Stupid!

The storyline is moronic to to nth degree. A loser boy who can only...have fantasies about his...*yawns*...make-believe girlfriend is read more

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