Seikimatsu Occult Gakuin

Occult Academy

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Synonyms: Zaidanhoujin Occult Designer Gakuin, Seikimatsu Occult Academy
Japanese: 世紀末オカルト学院
English: Occult Academy
German: Occult Academy
Spanish: Occult Academy
French: Occult Academy
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 6, 2010 to Sep 28, 2010
Premiered: Summer 2010
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:30 (JST)
Licensors: NIS America, Inc.
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Source: Original
Genres: ComedyComedy, MysteryMystery, Sci-FiSci-Fi, SupernaturalSupernatural
Themes: SchoolSchool, Time TravelTime Travel
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.041 (scored by 4321443,214 users)
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Ranked: #40312
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Popularity: #2028
Members: 104,612
Favorites: 194

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The story revolves around Maya, the daughter of the former Headmaster of Waldstein Academy, and a time traveling agent Fumiaki Uchida. In the year 2012, the world had been invaded by aliens and time travelers were sent back to the year 1999 in order to find and destroy the Nostradamus Key, which Nostradamus Prophecy foretold as what would bring about the apocalypse. The series then turns to the year 1999, where Maya returns to the Academy with the intention of destroying the Academy by superseding her late father's position as the principal. Her plan was interrupted when she meets Fumiaki and learns of the forthcoming destruction. Despite being distrusting towards Fumiaki, they form a pact to look for the Nostradamus Key.

In order to find the Nostradamus Key, time agents were provided with specially created cell phones. When a user finds an object of interest, by thinking of destroying it and taking a photo, and if the resulting image is that of a peaceful world, then the subject is the Nostradamus Key. Conversely, if the subject is not the Nostradamus Key, then the photo displays destruction. By using the phone, Maya and Fumiaki investigates occult occurrences as they occur in the town.

(Source: Wikipedia)


Alongside So Ra No Wo To and Senkou no Night Raid, Seikimatsu Occult Gakuin was part of the "Anime no Chikara" project, a project to create more original anime, not based on any existing media.

Characters & Voice Actors


Iwasaki, Noriko
Assistant Producer
Itou, Tomohiko
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Tanaka, Kazuya
Sound Director
Nakamura, Ryousuke
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Flying Humanoid (フライングヒューマノイド)" by Shouko Nakagawa (eps 1-12)

Ending Theme

"Kimi ga Iru Basho (君がいる場所)" by Ayahi Takagaki (eps 1-13)


Oct 21, 2010
Actually more of the people are way to far from getting the meaning of this anime. I'm not saying that is the best thing out there, but it's actually pretty good on his own way. Please, read everything, is worthily!

Let's start with some probable obviously things. Bunmei is coming from the summer of 2012, like we all know in the moment that I'm writing that this is the very famous "end of the world", on 21 December. And where is going Bunmei? In 1999, to stop the prophecy of Nostradamus for 21 July. Actually till now there was many endings of the world, but 1999 ...
Oct 9, 2010
Mixed Feelings
One of the biggest problems with anime is that all too often what you're watching just doesn't hit the mark. There are a number of shows that have been great conceptually, but when it comes to execution they simply do not fulfill their potential. This could be due to the oversimplification of the plot, an uninteresting storyline, dull or overly stereotypical characters, or even just pure laziness on the part of the writers (or something else entirely). Whatever the case may be, there are far too many anime out there that simply do not cut the mustard because they don't do enough with what they ...
Feb 24, 2015
Story = 2

-- Pretty much everyone has seen one of those "Let's investigate the school's seven mysteries episodes." This story is a combination of that and the movie Ghostbusters. Although, it combines them separately. It's as if two separate entities have been born within one anime.
-- An anime that turns into nothing more than the daily adventures of the ghost club was actually meant to be a well-thought out flow of events.
-- Imagine you watched a movie, now then, have a 12 year-old go back and fill in 4 and a half hours worth of screen time.
-- ...

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