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Black Rock Shooter 

Burakku Rokku Shuta (original title)
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Series cast summary:
Kana Hanazawa Kana Hanazawa ...  Mato Kuroi / ... 8 episodes, 2012
Miyuki Sawashiro ...  Yomi Takanashi 8 episodes, 2012
Kana Asumi Kana Asumi ...  Yu Kotari / ... 8 episodes, 2012
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Mamiko Noto Mamiko Noto ...  Saya Irino 8 episodes, 2012
Miyuki Satô Miyuki Satô ...  Senior / ... 7 episodes, 2012
Tomoyo Kurosawa Tomoyo Kurosawa ...  Basketball Club Member / ... 6 episodes, 2012
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Misaki Kuno Misaki Kuno ...  Hiro 5 episodes, 2012
Kazusa Murai Kazusa Murai ...  Mato's Mother 5 episodes, 2012
Tomoe Hanba Tomoe Hanba ...  Yomi's Mother 5 episodes, 2012
Hiromi Igarashi Hiromi Igarashi ...  Classmate A / ... 5 episodes, 2012
Shôta Chônan Shôta Chônan ...  Male Student B / ... 4 episodes, 2012
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Official Sites:

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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

2 February 2012 (Japan) See more »

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Black Rock Shooter See more »

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Dolby Digital EX | Stereo

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1.78 : 1
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The opening theme is sung by the famous virtual AI singing program Hatsune Miku. See more »

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Spun-off from Black Rock Shooter (2010) See more »

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Haters gonna Hate...

...But if I had a list of all the things that this franchise has done so far, this would be at the very bottom. The series is a spin off of the OVA, Not a sequel like I was hopping. Still, I wasn't disappointed with this. The music is better, and the action is in all ways made by Mr. Gurren Lagann himself. Black Rock Shooter to me is the School life version of that near perfect anime (HIGH RECOMMENDATION). The only real and I think we can all agree upon flaw to the series is the story. Its like a Manga, it's played out through character conflicts and Arc's and at times it's very confusing, and there's no buildup it's just... ehh... In the end, BRS is good. Best thing in the world, nah. But if you're looking for a good and short anime Action-Drama with the Tim Burton Formula (not to add the best in recent years) give this a shot. On another note: Some people mentioned not sticking to the source material as a flaw.... Your joking right?? The source material to this is A illustration, A drawing by a guy named Huke. That became a music video soon after that. To put that in lambent terms, what source material did they have in the first place??? All that they had was what she looked like and that she had a minor case of depression. Sometimes I wonder how "professionals" keep there jobs...


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