After being falsely convicted for the murder of his entire class, a young man must learn to survive in a mysterious prison with a perverted take on incarceration while also looking to clear his name.
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Greg Ayres ...
 Ganta (12 episodes, 2011)
Kana Hanazawa ...
 Shiro (12 episodes, 2011)
Romi Pak ...
 Ganta Igarashi / ... (12 episodes, 2011)
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 Shiro (12 episodes, 2011)
Austin Tindle ...
 Wakabayashi (12 episodes, 2011)
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 Karako Koshio (6 episodes, 2011)
Terri Doty ...
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Ganta, the sole survivor of the brutal murder of his entire class, is framed and ends up falsely convicted for it. During the massacre the real killer embeds a red crystal in him. Ganta is sent to a privately owned prison which has a rather different and perverted take on incarceration, entertaining the masses by performing dangerous games in exchange for privileges. Every inmate he encounters has their own goals, survival being the main one, and it is now up to him to survive this and maybe even prove his innocence. Written by Mattias1

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Ganta: It doesn't matter whether this world is crazy or not. It doesn't matter if this absurdity is real. It doesn't matter how messed up this place may be... I want to survive.
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cut short
15 January 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this anime. It was action packed, interesting, and had a lot of engaging scenes.

The downfall... They cut the show short. I realize they never promised a second season, but I honestly believe if they answered the 100 questions they left to interpretation, they would have really created a fantastic show.

In terms of entertainment this show succeeds. the fight scenes are fun, and the powers brought from blood is a cool concept. Shiro is a fun and bubbly character and adds a bit of pizazz to the series.

Worth the few hours, but the ending may leave you feeling a bit underwhelmed and empty. Watch at your own delight, I give it a 7 out of 10, which would likely improve to a 9 or so if they produced a second season


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