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From the New World 

Shin Sekai Yori (original title)
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In a post-apocalyptic world set a thousand years after our era, the remaining humans, now with telekinesis, live in a seemingly peaceful society, but dark secrets of the past will soon be discovered by a small group of friends.
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John Kaiser John Kaiser ...  Squealer / ... 10 episodes, 2012-2013
David Wald ...  Kiroumaru / ... 8 episodes, 2012-2013
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In a post-apocalyptic world set a thousand years after our era, the remaining humans, now with telekinesis, live in a seemingly peaceful society, but dark secrets of the past will soon be discovered by a small group of friends.

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Japan

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2012 (Japan) See more »

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16 : 9
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There is no opening like a typical anime in this series. Instead, an instrumental song is played over the show itself in each episode. See more »

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Saki Watanabe: We have to change our way of thinking if we really want to change the future.
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Psychologically crushing
19 September 2015 | by calliguldenSee all my reviews

This anime took my heart and crushed it into a million pieces. There's so many surprises in almost every episode and it combines complete horror with mentally traumatizing information. Loved every second of it. From the suspense it builds up in the first few episodes to the last heart-pounding seconds, I could not stop watching. This one, out of all animes, followed me into my dreams. It is an unforgettable anime, but it is worth every single second of your time. I recommend this one 10/10 to thriller fans. The character design art is beautiful, the scenery is amazing, and the composition of real life cultural diversity and political problems makes it almost realistic. It's gripping and tragic. It comprises all genres into one amazing plot line. Truly surprising that it isn't as popular as other animes.


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