Akame ga KILL!


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Akame ga KILL!

Genres: adventure, drama, fantasy, horror, psychological
Themes: assassins, corruption, fighting, gore, politics, revolution, tragedy
Objectionable content: Intense
Number of episodes: 24
Vintage: 2014-07-06 to 2014-12-14

Plot Summary: (TAN) Tatsumi arrives in the Imperial Capital in hopes of earning money for his impoverished village. While stranded in the streets, he attracts the attention of a wealthy family that offers to take him in. Unfortunately, his would-be benefactors are attacked by a group of killers known as Night Raid. Beneath the thin veneer of the Capital lies a teeming hive of corruption. With nowhere else to turn, Tatsumi joins the Night Raid to help put a stop to the wicked ways of the Capital once and for all.

Akame ga KILL! Official JP Homepage
Akame ga KILL! info on ANN

Episodes on Adult Swim
  1. Kill the Darkness (August 8, 2015)
  2. Kill Authority (August 15)
  3. Kill The Grudge (August 22)
  4. Kill The Imperial Arms User (August 29)
  5. Kill the Empty Dream (September 12)
  6. Kill Absolute Justice (September 19)
  7. Kill the Three Beasts, Part 1 (September 26)
  8. Kill the Three Beasts, Part 2 (October 3)
  9. Kill the Lust for Combat (October 10)
  10. Kill the Seduction (October 17)
  11. Kill the Mad Scientist (October 24)
  12. Kill the New Recruits (November 7)
  13. Kill the Hindrance (November 14)
  14. Kill the Giant Dangerous Beast (November 21)
  15. Kill the Religion (December 5)
  16. Kill the Puppets (December 12, 2015)
  17. Kill the Curse (January 2, 2016)
  18. Kill the Demon (January 9)
  19. Kill the Fate (January 16)
  20. Kill Pandemonium (January 23)
  21. Kill the Despair (January 30)
  22. Kill the Little Sister (February 6)
  23. Kill the Emperor (February 13)
  24. Akame ga Kill! (February 20, 2016)

Akame ga KILL! Dark Action Fantasy Manga Gets TV Anime

posted on 2014-01-20 01:10 EST
Takahiro & Tetsuya Tashiro’s manga follows girl brainwashed as an assassin & boy who vows to stand up to the Empire


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[size=16]Akame ga Kill TV Anime to Air for Half a Year[/size]
posted on 2014-05-28 23:47 EDT


[size=16]Akame ga Kill Action Fantasy Anime’s Full Promo Previews Sora Amamiya Song[/size]
posted on 2014-06-20 23:10 EDT
TV anime to premiere on July 6


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http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2014/06/30-1/korean-station-lists-summer-anime-episode-count
June 30, 2014 2:45pm CDT

• Akame ga Kill! - 24


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[size=19]http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/49555075[/size]

Sentai just announced this license.


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Press Release


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[size=16]Crunchyroll Adds Akame ga Kill! TV Anime[/size]
posted on 2014-07-05 15:14 EDT


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The OP for Akame ga KILL!

[size=19]http://www.sonymusic.co.jp/player/IR438-01V[/size]


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Ep. 1

Wow The 1st episode was impressive.

Youtube link to the opening from the anime:

(Video removed due to Copyright Infringement)

[details=spoiler]Never trust anyone

It was Bloody

It was Tragic

It was Brutal

It was Glorious[/details]


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Ep. 01

That was actually a pretty good first episode!
If it stays like this, it’ll probably be a really great series.


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I wonder what Sentai saw in this one as I, having seen episode one, didn’t see it. The plot summary sounds really cool but the execution was, well, less so.

BTW, why was the main character exempted from the normal 2 night routine?


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**Warning! Article contains spoilers for the first and second episodes!

Akame ga Kill! to Kill the Summer - TV Anime Has Great Start, Tatsumi’s Fate to Be Decided in Episode 2
http://otakumode.com/news/53c24c778a70f2531b0091bf/Akame-ga-Kill


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http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2014/07/14/video-akame-ga-kill-gets-a-special-blu-ray-ad

“Akame ga Kill!” Gets a Special Blu-ray Ad

July 14, 2014 7:04pm CDT
Kanami Sato gets to reprise her brief, but memorable role

Like most of her anime work, voice actress Kanami Satou’s Aria in Akame ga Kill! was a bit part. However, she does get to reprise the role in a Blu-ray ad that just has to be described as “special.”

Set to released October 15th, the limited edition will feature a 100 page original manga story and a special sleeve with art by character designer Nakamura Kazuhisa.


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[quote]Akame ga Kill! is the hit of the Summer season!

You can catch it for FREE on Hulu starting August 7, don’t miss it.[/quote]

I would wager a guess for that to mean it’ll be here on TAN August 7.


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http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2014/07/25/akame-ga-kill-anime-casts-jaegers-secret-police-force
"Akame ga Kill!" Anime Casts Jaegers Secret Police Force
Meet KanaHana voiced Seryu Ubiquitous and the rest of Night Raid’s new rivals
July 25, 2014

Akame ga Kill!'s anime adaptation is ready to start introducing Night Raid’s rivals, General Esdeath’s (Satomi Akesaka) secret police force known as the The Jaegers.

[details=Seryu Ubiquitous - Kana Hanazawa]
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[details=Wave - Yoshimasa Hosoya]
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[details=Kurome- Ayaka Ohashi]
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[details=Dr. Stylish - Ken Narita]
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[details=Bols - Eiji Takemoto]
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[details=Run - Junji Majima]
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[size=19]COMING TO ANIME NETWORK IN AUGUST![/size]

[size=19]Watch Akame ga Kill on Anime Network Online[/size]

[size=19]STARTING[/size]

[size=19]August 6th @ 12:00 PM EST / 9:00 AM PST[/size]


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Episode 3 –

spoiler

“I’m going to survive and be one of the winners.” A line like that has got to be asking for trouble! But I hope Mine does survive. I like her. On the other hand, I don’t like the Minister and I can see the need for Night Raid. He needs to be taken down!


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Ep. 04

Man…

Tatsumi sure got his ass handed to him.
But Akame comes to the rescue, and kicks some serious ass.


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[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Akame-ga-Kill/Kill-the-Darkness/Watch]<img src=[/url] [b]Episode 01 is now LIVE![/b]

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Ep . 6

Brace yourselves people, get the tissues out, as Night Raid loses a member this episode…


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[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Akame-ga-Kill/Kill-the-Authority/Watch]<img src=[/url] [b]Episode 02 is now LIVE![/b]