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Another 

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A young man named, Koichi Sakakibara, transfers to a new school where he finds himself drawn into a mystery involving a mysterious girl and a series of gruesome deaths.
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Series cast summary:
Atsushi Abe Atsushi Abe ...  Kouichi Sakakibara 13 episodes, 2012
Natsumi Takamori Natsumi Takamori ...  Mei Misaki 13 episodes, 2012
Tomoaki Maeno Tomoaki Maeno ...  Naoya Teshigawara / ... 13 episodes, 2012
Greg Ayres ...  Kouichi Sakakibara 13 episodes, 2012
Chris Patton ...  Naoya Teshigawara 13 episodes, 2012
Monica Rial ...  Mei Misaki 13 episodes, 2012
Madoka Yonezawa Madoka Yonezawa ...  Izumi Akazawa 12 episodes, 2012
Naoko Sakakibara Naoko Sakakibara ...  Professor Mikami / ... 12 episodes, 2012
Kazutomi Yamamoto Kazutomi Yamamoto ...  Yuuya Mochizuki 10 episodes, 2012
Hiroaki Hirata ...  Chibiki Tatsuji / ... 7 episodes, 2012
Mitsuhiro Ichiki Mitsuhiro Ichiki ...  Tomohiko Kazami 6 episodes, 2012
Kôzô Mito Kôzô Mito ...  Professor Kubodera 6 episodes, 2012
Seiko Yoshida Seiko Yoshida ...  Sanae Mizuno 6 episodes, 2012
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Twenty-six years ago, in a third-year classroom of a middle school, there was a student named Misaki. As an honors student who was also good at sports, the charming boy was popular with his classmates. When he suddenly died, his classmates decided to carry on as if he was still alive until graduation. Then, in the spring of 1998, a boy named Sakakibara Kouichi transfers to that classroom, and he grows suspicious of the fearful atmosphere in that classroom. In particular, there is a beautiful, aloof girl named Mei Misaki who wears an eye-patch and is always alone drawing pictures. Written by (Summaries provided by ANN and AniDB)

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Japanese

Release Date:

9 January 2012 (Japan) See more »

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Like a decent horror movie....
15 August 2012 | by marinososfpSee all my reviews

Another is an extremely mysterious story about a boy named Sakakibara who just transferred to school in his new city. He is assigned to the "cursed" as everybody calls it class C and meets the mysterious girl Misaki. From there the tragedy begins...

Well, for starters, it was totally worth it, you don't get to see real horror everyday in anime. And it wasn't only the deaths, the gore part. The author of this puts a real trial on the protagonists, destroying them emotionally and putting into real despair, so it is not only about solving the mystery but also about fighting themselves and for themselves. And that's what makes "Another" so special among others. Supernatural and Psychological horror in one mix of beautiful animation art.


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