Soul Eater (2008– )
"Sôru îtâ" (original title)

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Set in the Shinigami technical school for weapon meisters, the series revolves around 3 groups of each a weapon meister and a human weapon. Trying to make the latter a "Death Scythe" and ... See full summary »

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 Maka Albarn (51 episodes, 2008-2009)
Chiaki Omigawa ...
 Maka Albarn (51 episodes, 2008-2009)
Micah Solusod ...
 Soul Eater (45 episodes, 2008-2009)
Brittney Karbowski ...
 Black Star (45 episodes, 2008-2009)
Koki Uchiyama ...
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Yumiko Kobayashi ...
 Black Star (45 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Death the Kid (43 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mamoru Miyano ...
 Death the Kid (43 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Tsubaki Nakatsukasa (42 episodes, 2008-2009)
Kaori Nazuka ...
 Tsubaki Nakatsukasa (42 episodes, 2008-2009)
Chuck Huber ...
 Franken Stein (39 episodes, 2008-2009)
Yûya Uchida ...
 Franken Stein (39 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Patty Thompson (37 episodes, 2008-2009)
Narumi Takahira ...
 Patty Thompson (37 episodes, 2008-2009)
Jamie Marchi ...
 Liz Thompson (36 episodes, 2008-2009)
Akeno Watanabe ...
 Liz Thompson (36 episodes, 2008-2009)
John Swasey ...
 Lord Death / ... (34 episodes, 2008-2009)
Rikiya Koyama ...
 Shinigami (34 episodes, 2008-2009)
Kent Williams ...
 Sid Barrett / ... (30 episodes, 2008-2009)
Masafumi Kimura ...
 Sid Barrett (29 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Death Scythe (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Luci Christian ...
 Medusa (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Tôru Ohkawa ...
 Death Scythe (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Houko Kuwashima ...
 Medusa / ... (26 episodes, 2008-2009)
Maxey Whitehead ...
 Crona (24 episodes, 2008-2009)
Maaya Sakamoto ...
 Crona (24 episodes, 2008-2009)
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Set in the Shinigami technical school for weapon meisters, the series revolves around 3 groups of each a weapon meister and a human weapon. Trying to make the latter a "Death Scythe" and thus fit for use by the Shinigami, they must collect the souls of 99 evil humans and 1 witch. Written by Anonymous

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A sound soul dwells within a sound mind and a sound body. See more »


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Performed by Abingdon Boys School
Lyrics by Takanori Nishikawa
Composed by Toshiyuki Kishi
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Fresh ideas, great characters and smart story lines
2 May 2012 | by (Bastion, Oz) – See all my reviews

What I like about Soul Eater so much is that it has something new to offer in story,settings,persona's of the main characters and art style. Its centered around the Shibusen,a school for "Weapons and Masters" in the fictional town Death City Nevada.A Weapon is a person that is born with the ability to transform into a Weapon, not just any but just the one they were born as ( there are few exceptions but I don't want to spoil the details). Master are the people who handle Weapons, Master and Weapon can only work together when they have a "Soul Link" that fits, for example, two arrogant persona's wouldn't work together but one arrogant and the other one humbled would work because they would balance each other out.The main characters are the three students Maka,Black Star and Death the Kid (the number of main characters increases during the story) and there Weapons, Soul,Tsubaki and the sisters Patty and Liz Thompson. Maka being very self righteous and ambitious, and Soul being only concerned about his coolness make a good couple but there is not much more to it than a hate/love relationship they got going on, don't get me wrong its well done but just something done before, Black Star himself is just very obnoxious but his relationship with Tsubaki is one of the deepest side story's ever, I don't want to spoil it. The one Character that just takes the cake is Death the Kid, he is funny,cool,original and just a total blast to watch. His trademark is being obsessed with symmetry, If something is just a mm off he completely looses his mind and has to correct it. His Weapons are there for some good slapstick but don't do much for story telling.

If you are looking for a breath of fresh air, definitely check it out!


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