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Darwin's Game 

An unknowing Sudou Kaname is invited to try out a new mysterious mobile app game called Darwin's Game, but later realizes that he's in for more than he's bargained for when he finds out that there's no way to quit the game.
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Series cast summary:
Yûsuke Kobayashi Yûsuke Kobayashi ...  Kaname 11 episodes, 2020
Reina Ueda ...  Shuka 10 episodes, 2020
Tia Lynn Ballard ...  Rein 9 episodes, 2020
Nichika Ohmori Nichika Ohmori ...  Rein 9 episodes, 2020
Alexis Tipton ...  Shuka 9 episodes, 2020
Yumiri Hanamori Yumiri Hanamori ...  Sui 7 episodes, 2020
Taku Yashiro Taku Yashiro ...  Ryuuji 7 episodes, 2020
Brittany Lauda ...  Sui / ... 5 episodes, 2020
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Darwin's Game focuses on 17-year old Kaname Sudou, who accepts an online invitation from a friend to play a mobile game called Darwin's Game. He had no idea that the game involves a fight between the two players and you might actually die both in the game and in real life. To win the fight, players are given a Sigil, an evolutionary ability that varies from player to player and only the most skillful players will be able to clear the game and survive. Kaname determines to clear the game, find the creators of the game and take revenge upon them. Written by Scientiiaa

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Reminiscent but good in its own right.
12 June 2020 | by cheathamgSee all my reviews

An excellent series as long as you have a certain suspension of disbelief. There are a lot of impossible things to believe before breakfast. Survival of the fittest is obvious from the title. It reminded me of "The Game", that film from 1997 starring Michael Douglas. Of course, in that the confrontations were not deadly. They only made Douglas think they were. After all, this anime is supposed to be fun and exciting, not truly scary.


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