Seven chosen magi and their summoned epic heroes fight against each other to try and win the holy grail: a magical device that can grant any wish.
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Ayako Kawasumi ...
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Sayaka Ohara ...
 Irisviel von Einzbern (20 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jôji Nakata ...
 Kirei Kotomine (20 episodes, 2011-2012)
Rikiya Koyama ...
 Kiritsugu Emiya (19 episodes, 2011-2012)
Daisuke Namikawa ...
 Waver Velvet (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Lucien Dodge ...
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Tomokazu Seki ...
 Archer (15 episodes, 2011-2012)
Akio Ôtsuka ...
 Rider (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jamieson Price ...
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Shô Hayami ...
 Tokiomi Tohsaka (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
Bridget Hoffman ...
 Irisviel von Einzbern (12 episodes, 2011)
Ayumi Tsunematsu ...
 Maiya Hisau (11 episodes, 2011-2012)
Hikaru Midorikawa ...
 Lancer (11 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Kiritsugu Emiya (10 episodes, 2011)
Patrick Seitz ...
 Assassin (10 episodes, 2011)
Tarusuke Shingaki ...
 Kariya Matou (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
Marc Diraison ...
 Tokiomi Tohsaka (9 episodes, 2011)
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 Kirei Kotomine (9 episodes, 2011)
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War of the Holy Grail - Pursuing the power of the "Holy Grail" which grants a miracle, this is a contest in which seven magi summon seven Heroic Spirits to compete for it. In that battle whose conclusion was postponed three times, now, the fourth war commenced again. Entrusting their dearest wish of victory, the magi joined the battleground called "Fuyuki", but amongst them, there was a man who was always alone, and could not find out the meaning behind his fights. His name was Kotomine Kirei. Not comprehending the guidance of fate, Kirei was lost, and had kept questioning. Why someone like his was given the Command Seals. However, the fate of his fights crossed Kirei's path with a nemesis by chance. That person is - Emiya Kiritsugu. A man who was sterner than anyone else, more merciless than anyone else, and who sought the miracle of the Holy Grail. Merely recited in fragments in Fate/Stay Night, this is the Fourth War of the Holy Grail 10 years ago. The truth which unfolded behind ... Written by Anonymous

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The second season will be the first time composer Yuki Kajiura will have written the score as well as the opening and ending theme songs, since her work on Madlax (2004), in 2004. See more »

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Referenced in Estrenos Críticos: Especial Anime (2011) See more »

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Performed by Eir Aoi
Lyrics by Eir & Fumio Yasuda
Music by Fumio Yasuda
Arrangement by Kayo Shimokawa
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Nice to pass the time, not the best anime you'll ever see.
19 May 2016 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Ill start with the good. Most characters are interesting, and their behavior is quite realistic in my opinion. You get to learn the motives and their actions do seem to fit them. However, some story lines are not followed thoroughly enough, probably because lack of time. The ones that are are mostly quite interesting.

There is a lot of action and the animation is beautifully done.

Now the bad: the story just isn't great. The setting was good but I felt like it just didn't develop enough and in the end didn't quite reach a conclusion(though I did only watch the first season),I didn't quite understand where everything was left in the end. The main character however does evolve significantly in this series.

Overall, nice to watch but don't get your hopes up too much.


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