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After discovering that he's the son of Satan, a young man must join the True Cross Academy in order to master his abilities and defeat Satan himself.
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Series cast summary:
Nobuhiko Okamoto Nobuhiko Okamoto ...  Rin Okumura 25 episodes, 2011
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Yukio Okumura 25 episodes, 2011
Tobias Diakow Tobias Diakow ...  Yukio Okumura 25 episodes, 2011
Bryce Papenbrook ...  Rin Okumura 25 episodes, 2011
Jun Fukuyama ...  Yukio Okumura 24 episodes, 2011
Brian Beacock ...  Renzou Shima / ... 21 episodes, 2011
Wendee Lee ...  Shura Kirigakure / ... 21 episodes, 2011
Sam Riegel ...  Mephisto Pheles / ... 21 episodes, 2011
Hiroshi Kamiya ...  Mephisto Pheles 20 episodes, 2011
Kôji Yusa Kôji Yusa ...  Renzou Shima 20 episodes, 2011
Kana Hanazawa Kana Hanazawa ...  Shiemi Moriyama 19 episodes, 2011
Kazuya Nakai Kazuya Nakai ...  Ryuuji Suguro 19 episodes, 2011
Yûki Kaji ...  Konekomaru Miwa 19 episodes, 2011
Christine Marie Cabanos ...  Shiemi Moriyama 19 episodes, 2011
Kyle Hebert ...  Ryuuji Suguro 19 episodes, 2011
Mona Marshall ...  Konekomaru Miwa 19 episodes, 2011
Patrick Mölleken ...  Konekomaru Miwa 19 episodes, 2011
Eri Kitamura Eri Kitamura ...  Izumo Kamiki 18 episodes, 2011
Kira Buckland Kira Buckland ...  Izumo Kamiki 18 episodes, 2011
Kirk Thornton ...  Shiro Fujimoto / ... 17 episodes, 2011
Brianne Brozey ...  Takara / ... 16 episodes, 2011
Keiji Fujiwara Keiji Fujiwara ...  Shirou Fujimoto / ... 15 episodes, 2011
Tsubasa Yonaga Tsubasa Yonaga ...  Takara 15 episodes, 2011
Rina Satô Rina Satô ...  Shura Kirigakure 13 episodes, 2011
Kensuke Nishi Kensuke Nishi ...  Behemoth / ... 13 episodes, 2011
Ben Pronsky ...  Additional Voices / ... 13 episodes, 2011
Stephanie Sheh ...  Kuro / ... 12 episodes, 2011
Kazuhiro Oguro Kazuhiro Oguro ...  Kaori Tsubaki 11 episodes, 2011
Doug Erholtz ...  Kaoru Tsubaki 11 episodes, 2011
Cassandra Lee Morris ...  Nee / ... 11 episodes, 2011


Raised by Father Fujimoto, a famous exorcist, Rin Okumura never knew his real father. One day a fateful argument with Father Fujimoto forces Rin to face a terrible truth - the blood of the demon lord Satan runs in Rin's veins! Rin swears to defeat Satan, but doing that means entering the mysterious True Cross Academy and becoming an exorcist himself. Written by Anonymous

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23 February 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blue Exorcist See more »

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Aniplex, Shueisha, Movic See more »
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Color | Color (HD)
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Wendee Lee (Faye Valentine from Cowboy Bebop) is the English voice actress for Shura Kirigakure. See more »


Followed by Ao No Exorcist: Kyoto Fujouou-hen (2017) See more »

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you wont get bored
26 December 2012 | by kishoresrk-mhn-355-580172See all my reviews

This is my first review and this is the third anime i watched after death note and code geass. In comparison to them i know this is not up to their level but i enjoyed it a lot and i was so shocked to see that no one wrote a review on it yet. i never got bored watching this soap, every one of the 25 episodes are interesting unlike death note and code geass where due the impact of the previous episodes i got bored in middle episodes which are a little bit slow but they again caught the momentum and ended beautifully although i dint like the ending of code geass or i would say its inconclusive. But with blue exorcist its not like that it got better and better by each episode.

one of the main reason i liked it is that it made me nostalgic for harry potter. there are a lot of things in this soap which are identical to harry potter like the school rin attends which is so identical to Hogwarts and classes and teachers are also so identical to hogwarts. It teaches about friendship like potter and teaches that group effort is always superior to solo effort.

It has got all elements which one may look for in a good anime such as action, fantasy, comedy, drama and a little bit romance. usually i don't like comedy in anime as they some times over react to normal situations to induce comedy and it kills the scene some times but comedy in this soap is appropriate and perfectly placed. They tried avoiding comedy in serious scenes which is good for that reason every scene played well. I stopped watching fairy tale and full metal brotherhood due to such type of comedy. i was surprised to see that they stopped this show after only 1 season. I hope they reprise this how as soon as possible, i am waiting for the sequel so eagerly.

last word: you will never regret watching this show because i didn't

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