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Shakugan no Shana S


Alternative Titles

English: Shakugan no Shana S: OVA Series
Synonyms: Shakugan no Shana OVA 2
Japanese: 灼眼のシャナS

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 23, 2009 to Sep 29, 2010
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Light novel
Duration: 28 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Popularity: #1204
Members: 58,718
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Synopsis

Find out what happens when Yuji accidentally triggers a found Treasure Tool while it's pointed at Shana! Then, Yuji teams up with Wilhelmina to stalk their fiery friend—whose secrecy has become unsettling. Finally, in a two-part special, Shana tracks a Denizen's trail by sorting through a Torch's memories for clues. Her sleuth skills reveal a teenage girl's heartwarming last days and a predator with a serious identity crisis!

(Source: FUNimation)

Background

#1: Reshuffle
Due to the effect of Friagne's treasure device, the bodies of Shana and Yuji are swapped. They try to overcome the situation secretly, but...

#2: Domicile
Recently, Shana has been acting strangely. Worried about her well-being, Yuji and Wilhelmina decide to follow her from the shadows after school one day. What secret could Shana be hiding?

#3: Overture (Part I)
While hunting for a certain Denizen, Shana steals the existence of a torch named Junko Oogami in order to make her investigation throughout the city easier while also dealing with the family problems left behind by Junko when she was devoured.

#4: Overture (Part II)
Continuation of episode 3.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Alastor
Supporting
Ebara, Masashi
Japanese
Marchosias
Supporting
Iwata, Mitsuo
Japanese
Satou, Keisaku
Supporting
Nojima, Kenji
Japanese
Sakai, Chigusa
Supporting
Sakurai, Tomo
Japanese
Ogata, Matake
Supporting
Kobayashi, Yumiko
Japanese

Staff

Kawase, Kouhei
Producer
Watanabe, Takashi
Director, Storyboard
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Shirane, Hideki
Script, Screenplay


Edit Opening Theme

"Prophecy" by Mami Kawada

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"All in good time" by Mami Kawada




More reviewsReviews

Aug 13, 2016
KurataTrigger (All reviews)
I will be reviewing all seasons of Shakugan no Shana and the ova series called Shakugan no Shana S
Shakugan no Shana (Burning-Eyed Shana) also known simply as Shana are a Japanese light novel series written by Yashichiro Takahashi with illustrations by Noizi Ito. ASCII Media Works published 26 novels from November 2002 too November 2012 under there Dengeki Bunko imprint.

In fall of 2005 Shakguan No Shana received an anime adaptation and it spawning 3 seasons that aired in different years, 1 movie and a OVA called Shakugan no Shana S. It was produced by J.C.Staff and directed by Takashi Watanabe whom are also read more
Nov 28, 2009
Snwoto (All reviews)
As a fan of Shana I was wanting a season 3 instead of another OVA and watched this with a lot of anger towards the makers. The opening played and I forgave the boys at the top without second thought.

This was made to give us Shana fans a nibble before we get thirds not to piss us off. It gives us alot of the humor that this story mold of body-swapping use (Yuji reaching towards his chest when he is in shana's body was an inevitable moment the second they swapped bodies) and I think the "shana" feel behind it adds new life read more
Jan 16, 2016
Joby05 (All reviews)
This is my first review, so please forgive me if it is a little sloppy (there are some minor spoilers).

Summary: The 1st and 2nd episodes of the OVA are mildly interesting filler that you could skip without missing much. The 3rd and 4th episodes, on the other hand, are VERY powerful. They give some back story to Shana right before she meets Yuuji and serves as a great and emotional reminder about what it means to become a torch and disappear. These 2 episodes are mostly emotional and character driven and have little to no action. I highly suggest watching it!

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Nov 29, 2009
F1rstcl4ssn00b (All reviews)
Preliminary
well, jusging from the 1st OVA, these 4 episodes are supposed to be a small joining point from 2 to 3
E.G: at the last part of the 1st OVA alastor revealed that the scope could only be used when there are no 'walls' between the two people
in other words, shana and yuji like each other and e.t.c

in layman terms, these 4 OVAs are fillers.
fillers dont move the story much, but fillers tend to either set a scene so they can use it in future for the story, or they are used to explain/ re-explain some things.

overall the 1st episode was good, though alittle ahort for read more

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