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NHK Announces Original TV Series 'ClassicaLoid' for 2016

by Stark700
Jul 3, 2015 12:18 AM | 53 Comments
An official website has opened for an original TV anime titled ClassicaLoid, scheduled to premiere in 2016 on NHK E-TV.

In a rural town undergoing revival through music, high school students Kanae and Sousuke meet none other than Beethoven and Mozart! Calling themselves "ClassicaLoids," this mysterious duo creates a strange power through the "music" they play.

One night, stars fall from the sky and gigantic robots appear, causing trouble every single day! Bach, Chopin, Schubert also appear as ClassicaLoids. What is the mystery behind the powers they possess? Are they humanity's friend or foe?

Director: Yoichi Fujita (Gintama')
Original Character Design: Makoto Tsuchibayashi (Sengoku Basara)
Studio: Sunrise
Production: NHK Enterprises

Official website:

Source: Moca News

ClassicaLoid on MAL

20 of 53 Comments Recent Comments

I'm actually really hyped for this series.
No Chopin ;-;

May 20, 2016 8:10 AM by just-raito


Jul 6, 2015 7:29 PM by hueheuhue

I'm very excited for this, been looking forword to what fujita was working on after he left directing gintama

Jul 6, 2015 7:28 PM by JizzyHitler

Original-ish theme, yes, but not on my watch list.

Jul 6, 2015 4:47 PM by Contaminated

sounds like fun judging by the synopsis

will defn check it out. (':

Jul 6, 2015 9:53 AM by 5shin

Oh my god, I'm laughing XD

Jul 5, 2015 11:36 PM by Liaeves

This looks really interesting and hell yeah, classical music. Hype just intensified!

Jul 5, 2015 1:33 PM by Mayuka

sounds like something only sunrise could come up with. well, still kinda looking forward to it.

Jul 5, 2015 8:05 AM by Brobot

Sounds stupid, but I'm a classical music nerd so I'm in. Mecha Beethoven~

Jul 5, 2015 7:32 AM by _mahoushoujos_

I'm a sucker for anime with classical music, meaning if this one messes with said music, it shall burn.

But messing around aside, it looks more like it will be genuinely bad as the concept is so out of left field, trying to be hip and whatnot, that it's practically doomed from the get go.

Jul 4, 2015 5:34 AM by Rachmaninow

Don't know if i'm gonna watch this one.

Jul 4, 2015 3:44 AM by KashKetchum

Classical music and mecha. Those a few of my favorite things~

Seriously, though, wut? I have to watch this.

Jul 3, 2015 1:46 PM by BatoKusanagi

this better not be related to that weeb vocaloid garbage

that image looks way too good to be garbage

Jul 3, 2015 1:46 PM by zetsu_shoren

is this an anime about vocaloids?
because that would be cancer

Jul 3, 2015 1:37 PM by zzzeally

anything that isnt love live by silver link is an auto pass

Jul 3, 2015 1:33 PM by moodie

Well damn, they got no rights to clown on all those great ppl.

This better be some respectable show.

Jul 3, 2015 1:32 PM by Ramkec

Well, I'm on board.

Jul 3, 2015 11:26 AM by Hina

If its the same director as Gintama and its tagged as comedy this pretty much confirms its going to be a parody

Jul 3, 2015 11:16 AM by Roloko

It sure sounds... interesting.

But I'll probably try it.

Jul 3, 2015 7:56 AM by SecretDinosaur

10/10 PTW

Jul 3, 2015 7:35 AM by ReikiShutuagi

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