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English: Kiba
Synonyms: Fang
Japanese: 牙-KIBA-


Type: TV
Episodes: 51
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 2, 2006 to Mar 25, 2007
Premiered: Spring 2006
Broadcast: Unknown
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Original
Genres: AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.301 (scored by 2862328,623 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #23822
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1987
Members: 71,150
Favorites: 409

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In a dystopian future, two friends dream of freedom... and gain more than they bargain for! Hothead Zed is on the run from the authorities, while his brainy pal Noah struggles with his own battered body. Both find a magical world that seems to offer escape and power undreamed of. Join Zed and his powerful, rebellious spirit Amir Gaul on their search for the ultimate power. It's a force that can save the world—or destroy life as we know it. This is the world of KIBA! Where you must harness the power within and fight with all you got!

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Characters & Voice Actors


Yoshino, Hiroyuki


Mizuki, Nana


Horie, Kazuma

Gaoul, Amil



Yamaguchi, Kappei


Matsushita, Komina


Endou, Aya


Inoue, Marina

Zico, Jiko

Arikawa, Hiroshi


Nakamoto, Nobuhisa


Koujina, Hiroshi
Tachikawa, Yuzuru
Episode Director, Setting Manager


Opening Theme

#1: "Sanctuary" by Nami Tamaki (1-26)
#2: "Hakanaku" Tsuyoku" by Younha (27-51)

Ending Theme

#1: "Very Very" by Afromania (eps 1-13)
#2: "Solar Wind" by Snowkel (eps 14-26)
#3: "STAY GOLD" by Limelight (eps 27-39)
#4: "Sekai no hate made (世界の果てまで)" by Kozue Takada (eps 40-51)

Sep 13, 2007
edythemighty (All reviews)
I can't believe such a hyped anime doesn't have a review. Well on with the show:

I absolutely loved this anime storywise. It begins with a young boy named Zed, who lives in a strange, polluted town known as Calm. One day, a spirit, Amil Gaoul, appears to him, and he is dragged into another world. This of course, might seem cliche within the genre of time/world-traveling hereos, but where Kiba sets itself apart is in the concept of shard casting, the main magical ability of the people of the alternate world. Shard-casters can produce from their body small shards which unleash an elemental attack. Other read more
Apr 4, 2008
Master10K (All reviews)
Kiba is a Shounen, Fantasy, Action, Adventure about a world full of shard casters, which are people who can summon spells and spirits. The concept is great but the story is rather second-rate.

The story follows the adventures of two separate boys (Zed and Noa), as they go through many different experiences in their different world, before both stories meet. Even though this anime series has a pretty unique concept of spirits, the story itself is told just like you average shounen anime, which ends up taking away quite a bit of the enjoyment of the show. However the simplistic story is still good enough and read more
Jan 1, 2008
shacub (All reviews)
First of I just finished this and All i can say is WOW!
Unlike a few animes of this type it really doesn't drag on and on. The story is constantly moving forward and keeping you well informed on whats going on with the characters and how they play their parts through out the anime.
I was really suprised, when it started i thought it was going to be your average superpower good vs evil kinda thing, but in the end i was wrong. A good bit of twists, and things that may or may not keep you guessing.
One of the best things i read more
Sep 7, 2013
Hatul (All reviews)
In case you don't wanna read the whole thing, here's a summary of this review;

I suspect that Kiba is the first attempt at combining a war drama with something resembling Pokemon and other fantasy elements that we often see in shonen anime. Much like how Gundam was the first to combine war drama with Mecha back in the day.
It has its fair share of problems, but it's one hell of a ride and is the first of its kind (and possibly the last). I recommend giving it a try if you happened to like either of those things.

And now for the full review:


Ok, read more

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