Shinkyoku Soukai Polyphonica Crimson S

Polyphonica Crimson S

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 神曲奏界ポリフォニカcrimsonS
English: Polyphonica Crimson S
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 5, 2009 to Jun 21, 2009
Premiered: Spring 2009
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Maiden Japan
Studios: Diomedéa
Source: Light novel
Genres: DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Themes: MusicMusic, SchoolSchool
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.121 (scored by 88338,833 users)
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Ranked: #36252
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Popularity: #4404
Members: 24,442
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The new series will again focus on Corticarte, but it will tie into Ichiro Sakaki and Noboru Kannatsuki's Shinkyoku Sōkai Polyphonica crimson S light novel adaptation, which are set during the Academy years of the storyline.

(Source: ANN)


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Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"phosphorus" by eufonius

Ending Theme

"Koi no Uta (こいのうた)" by Haruka Tomatsu


Aug 1, 2022
ok, first of all. watch this one first. if you're going to watch the other Polyphonica anime, brace yourself to be disappointed. this one is good, Diomedea did a great job. Ginga Ya that did the other anime... bleck! :-P
story, great! it drags here and there but there's an overall plotline that moves through the episodes.
art, good! very good! it's bright, it's sharp, it's up to par with 2009 and later shows. plus it's DEFINITELY better than the other Polyphonica title.
sound! woah! instrumentals are stupendous. the 'mood tunes' for scenes don't overwhelm the 'battle songs'. Phoron's 'La Luna Mysteriosa' has a stupendous falsetto ...
Jul 15, 2013
Shinkyoku Soukai Polyphonica S was a surprising anime to me. I mean normally fantasy and music doesn't mix well together, but I feel like this show did it right.
At first the story may be seem like a typical school that takes place in a fantasy world, but eventually, this story develops into a love story between Phoron and Corti. Which I really enjoyed. I give the story an 8
The show has surprisingly good art considering the time it came out. Every character has a unique look to them even the Yugiri twins have their own distinct look to them but I ...
Oct 10, 2009
Mixed Feelings
It's highly ironic that my most recent review was for Sakura Taisen: Gouka Kenran. At first it may seem that the two shows have very little in common aside from involving the supernatural and artistic performances. This isn't where the similarity ends though, as both Gouka Kenran and Shinkyoku Soukai Polyphonica Crimson S suffer from almost exactly the same problems, and for almost identical reasons.

The first series followed the lives of the employees of the Tsuge Divine Music Players Office, in particular, Tatara Phoron and his contracted spirit Corticarte Apa Lagranges (Corti). Crimson S, on the other hand, sets out to show how Phoron and ...


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