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Battle Programmer Shirase


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: BPS
Japanese: バトルプログラマーシラセ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 15
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2003 to Jan 4, 2004
Premiered: Fall 2003
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: AIC
Source: Manga
Genres: Comedy, Ecchi, Sci-Fi
Duration: 12 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.051 (scored by 12,033 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #32512
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2092
Members: 23,624
Favorites: 86
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Synopsis

Battle Programmer Shirase, also known as BPS, is a free programmer with super hacking abilities who doesn't work for money. What he does work for is certainly something that only people like him would appreciate. But, his demeanor certainly doesn't suit the jobs he is hired for. With the evil King of America causing trouble via the internet, Shirase is nothing but busy as each new adventure brings even more interesting people into the picture.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Hayashi, Hiroki
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Original Creator
Kameyama, Toshiki
Sound Director


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"suddenly" by Naomi Amagata

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"Pure Enough" by Yuki Matsuura




More reviewsReviews

Sep 12, 2007
edythemighty (All reviews)
Story: Unfortunately, the story was cut off after 15 episodes, and although the 15 episodes do tend to stick out on their own, the story quickly falls into a routine of Shirase being in his house, through some accident ends up in an uncomfortable position, and his next employer(always an Akizuki) walks in and sees him like this. The story quickly progresses through the various cybercrime cases Shirase takes, this routine repeating itself across each one.

Art: Standard anime artwork, nothing new or innovative

Sound: The voice actors for this anime are spot-on. No men with girly voices, rather, they all have the voices corresponding to their read more
Feb 27, 2010
SourcererZ (All reviews)
This series are entertaining, the most interesting part is making a story about a programmer and his works in a fun way.
The story is a little of suspense, a little of romance, a few of fanservice and a lot of comedy, the fun part is how he manipulates the computers be by PC or cell phone by its programming to help the people hiring him in turn but instead of asking for money for his services he asks for very rare gadgets or nerd items.

Not the best anime I've seen but more entertaining than most anime that had come out in last years mostly because read more
Jun 30, 2015
Alphuite (All reviews)
This Anime is way too short for a good character development. The characters exept for Shirase itself have too little screentime. And it is not explainend why Shirase like Amano so much, a bit more backstory is importand too understand some thinks in this Anime. To be fair this Anime is not completly crap, maybe its a problem of buget why they made it so short. If they ever made a sequeal than please with more character development. 15 episodes, each 10 minutes long is way too short!
Dec 23, 2010
vimlscd (All reviews)
First, saying this anime has 15 episodes isn't really correct. Even though there were 15 airings, it took 3 or 4 airings to complete an episode. So there are really only 4-5 episodes. So don't expect a fully developed plot line. In fact, the anime ends when you feel like it should begin.

With that said, it is extremely funny. The main character is hilariously apathetic to everything except antique computer parts and his hormones.

The situations he is put in are equally entertaining, and his superhuman feats of programming to solve them make the concept have a tremendous amount of potential which battle programmer Shirase read more

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