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Angel Beats! 

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Rebellious teens fight in armed combat against one dispassionate girl's supernatural powers in an afterlife high school.
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Series cast summary:
Hiroshi Kamiya ...  Yuzuru Otonashi 14 episodes, 2010
Harumi Sakurai Harumi Sakurai ...  Yuri Nakamura 14 episodes, 2010
Kana Hanazawa Kana Hanazawa ...  Kanade 'Angel' Tachibana 14 episodes, 2010
Ryohei Kimura Ryohei Kimura ...  Hinata 14 episodes, 2010
Blake Shepard ...  Yuzuru Otonashi 14 episodes, 2010
Brittney Karbowski ...  Yuri Nakamura 14 episodes, 2010
Emily Neves ...  Kanade 'Angel' Tachibana / ... 14 episodes, 2010
David Matranga ...  Hinata 14 episodes, 2010
Shun Takagi Shun Takagi ...  Noda 13 episodes, 2010
Yuuki Masuda Yuuki Masuda ...  Fujimaki 13 episodes, 2010
Yumiko Kobayashi Yumiko Kobayashi ...  Ooyama 13 episodes, 2010
Leraldo Anzaldua ...  Noda 13 episodes, 2010
Andrew Love Andrew Love ...  Fujimaki / ... 13 episodes, 2010
Corey Hartzog Corey Hartzog ...  Ooyama 13 episodes, 2010
Michael Rivas Michael Rivas ...  TK 12 episodes, 2010
Adam Van Wagoner Adam Van Wagoner ...  TK 12 episodes, 2010
Megumi Ogata ...  Ayato Naoi 11 episodes, 2010
Fuko Saito Fuko Saito ...  Shiina / ... 11 episodes, 2010
Takahiro Mizushima Takahiro Mizushima ...  Takamatsu 11 episodes, 2010
Greg Ayres ...  Ayato Naoi 11 episodes, 2010
Hilary Haag ...  Yui / ... 11 episodes, 2010
Eiichiro Tokumoto Eiichiro Tokumoto ...  Matsushita 10 episodes, 2010
Eri Kitamura Eri Kitamura ...  Yui 10 episodes, 2010
Rob Mungle ...  Matsushita 10 episodes, 2010
Melissa Davis ...  Shiina 10 episodes, 2010
Chie Matsuura Chie Matsuura ...  Hisako / ... 9 episodes, 2010
Jessica Boone ...  Hisako / ... 8 episodes, 2010
Serena Varghese ...  Yuusa / ... 8 episodes, 2010
Yui Makino Yui Makino ...  Yuusa 7 episodes, 2010
Nobunaga Shimazaki ...  Battlefront Member A / ... 7 episodes, 2010
Kalob Martinez ...  Takamatsu 7 episodes, 2010


Rebellious teens fight in armed combat against one dispassionate girl's supernatural powers in an afterlife high school.

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Originally written as a 26 episode series until producers forced it down to 13. Director Seiji Kishi was very unhappy about the decision. See more »


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One of the best Anime's ever. Has a lot in common with Lost.
7 February 2011 | by jjnoahjamesSee all my reviews

Angel Beats! is a story about the afterlife in which unruly girl, Yurippe, starts a rebel group to fight against an army of people trying to delete them forever led by Angel.

This series is a ten for many reasons. The first being that it's a short series, spanning 13 episodes. This is important since many T.V. shows, especially Anime, are too long. Even Death Note, which was amazing, was stretched out a little much. Angel Beats doesn't falter like this. Also the story has a lot of clever writing up until the very end, which sucks you in.

Additionally the characters are clever in every way and for the most part we get to know each unique personality quickly and in depth. I would like to know some characters a little more but I'm satisfied.

Most importantly there is something thing that makes this Anime a "resistance fighter" as I like to call it. Angel Beats! has little to no Ecchi or Fanservice and thank God. It has no Moe (younger than teen characters with annoying voices and sexual suggestiveness).

Beats! has all the great Anime traits and hit's a home run with them. Similar to how Paprika is like Inception. Angel Beats! is similar to Lost. So if you like Lost and Anime you will like this.

Angel Beats! conquers and soars. Showing what a great Anime can do, and be with ease.

(NOTE: this review is for the Subtitled version not the Dub which is much worst and could be different).

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Release Date:

2 April 2010 (Japan) See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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