Demon King Daimao

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  • TV-MA
  • 2010
  • 1 Season
  • 6.6  (2,622)

Demon King Daimao is a thrilling anime series that aired in 2010, produced by Marvelous Entertainment. The show is about a young protagonist named Akuto Sai, who dreams of becoming a high-ranking priest in the Constant Academy for Magick Arts. However, his fate takes a dramatic turn when he discovers that he is destined to become the Demon King.

The plot of the story is set in a fictional world where magic is a common practice, and people with the ability to use magic attend special schools to perfect their skills. Akuto Sai is one of the students at the Constant Academy, where he trains to become a priest. As he enters the academy, he is greeted by an orb that gives him the prophecy of becoming the next Demon King, a title that he never imagined he would hold.

As Akuto adjusts to his new reality and prepares for the inevitable, he is met with resistance from his peers and the academy's faculty. He is labeled as the academy's enemy and considered a threat to everyone's safety. Despite the opposition, Akuto perseveres and strives for greatness, while trying to unravel the mysteries surrounding his destiny.

As the story progresses, Akuto must confront the challenges and obstacles that come with being a Demon King. He faces fierce opposition, plot twists, and betrayal from those close to him. The plot of the story is captivating and immersive, with a gripping narrative that keeps the audience on edge the entire time.

One thing that sets Demon King Daimao apart is its ensemble cast of voice actors. The lead actor is played by Aki Toyosaki, who does an impressive job of portraying Akuto's various emotions and struggles. She is well-supported by Atsushi Ono, who plays the sly and cunning Fujiko Eto. Jouji Nakata voices the character of the academy's headmaster, whose real motives are shrouded in secrecy. Tetsu Shiratori, Chiaki Takahashi, Minako Kotobuki, Haruka Tomatsu, Ayana Taketatsu, Tarusuke Shingaki, Tsubasa Yonaga, Yuka Iguchi, Kaoru Mizuhara, Shizuka Ito, and Tomoyuki Higuchi also lend their voices to the show, bringing the characters to life with their impressive performances.

The animation of the series is top-notch, with crisp and clear visuals that bring the magical world to life. The fight scenes are well-conceived, with breathtaking choreography that is a feast for the eyes. The character designs are distinctive, and each character has their own unique style and personality, making them easily recognizable and memorable.

At its heart, Demon King Daimao is a captivating story about a boy who learns to embrace his destiny, even when it seems impossible. It explores themes of power, destiny, and the complex relationships between people with different beliefs and goals. The show will leave viewers on the edge of their seats, eager to find out what happens next, and it has remained a fan favorite since its release in 2010.

In conclusion, Demon King Daimao is a must-watch for anime fans who enjoy gripping narratives and well-crafted characters. The show boasts an impressive cast, stunning visuals, and a captivating storyline that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end. So, if you haven't already watched it, buckle up for an epic journey, full of magic, adventure, and intrigue.

Demon King Daimao is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (12 episodes). The series first aired on April 2, 2010.

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All Done?
12. All Done?
June 18, 2010
Bouichiro has taken Kena to the Suhara Shrine. He attempts to make the contract with the Law of Identity, but Akuto appears and the battle begins in the presence of the God. Akuto at last defeats Bouichiro and takes back Keena. He learns that the Demon Lord was created by the Gods to make the contract with the Law of Identity and destroy humanity. But Akuto refuses and declares his intent to kill the Gods, causing their defense system to activate. Akuto puts his life on the line to battle the Gods, and put and end to the story they've created.
The Girls' Final Battle
11. The Girls' Final Battle
June 11, 2010
Sai Akuto takes flight with Peaterhausen, having sworn to kill the Gods to protect Keena, but the imperial aircraft carrier "Black Crane" makes it debut and due to the work of 2V, an agent of the Cabinet Intelligence Magick Office, Sai Akuto is flattened by the Black Crane. At the same time, the troops that are under the command of Teruya Eiko raid the school to destroy the monsters infesting it, but the student council president, Riri Shiraishi, repells them. Eiko uses Hattori Yuuko to protect herself, and orders Junko to take out Riri! Meanwhile, in the school, Fujiko is taken aback by Sai Akuto's apparent death, but Keena is convinced Sai Akuto is still alive. Bouichiro appears once more and kidnaps Keena...
Sai Akuto's Imperial Capital War
10. Sai Akuto's Imperial Capital War
June 4, 2010
Yamato Bouichirou, head of CIMO8, saves Keena from being assassinated. But he was only interested in making her, who calls the "law of identity", his own in order to control the gods. Akuto uses his power as the Demon Lord to return to the school and faces off with Bouchirou, but is wounded as Boichiro's attacks surpass his mana controlling ability. Then, Fujiko appears with a horde of monsters, saving the two and going back to Peterhausen. Meanwhile, the government army under the command of Teruya Eiko arrivesoutside the school and begins "Operation Battering Ram" to defeat the Demon Lord. At last, the battle between the demon lord and his monsters and humanity begins...
The Marriage Interview Chaos
9. The Marriage Interview Chaos
May 28, 2010
Without either of their input, it's decided that an arrianged marriage meeting is to be held between Junko and Akuto at Iga Village. Junko, who has feelings for Akuto, is unable to tell him, and so invites him to the village for other reasons. Akuto knows nothing of the marriage interview, but feels responsible for the messes he's caused and decides to go with her. That night, Junko readies herself and visits his room, but another misunderstand occurs. As Akuto flees, he is confronted by Teruya Eiko who tells him that the God Suhara has decided Keena is a threat and ordered the Teruya Family to eliminate her. The Demon Lord awakens within an enraged Akuto!
Do You Have a Crush?
8. Do You Have a Crush?
May 21, 2010
Hiroshi gets the legendary blade, and becomes the hero Brave. But he didn't tell anybody his true identity. Meanwhile, Akuto starts to think about Keena more as he wonders if the hairpiece she wears is something he gave her when she was a child. Bu Keena herself is as easygoing as ever, still skipping class constantly. Akuto decides to try to persuade her to go to class. Junko watches him unhappily. She's been acting odd since the seaside school. And then Korone tells her to have a marriage interview with Akuto at her family's home...
The Legendary Hero Appears
7. The Legendary Hero Appears
May 14, 2010
The island they'd come to was Hiroshi's hometown. There was a legend there: When the demon lord revives, a beast would appear, and a hero would appear who would defeat it and the Demon Lord. It was just a legend, but Hiro was depressed. That night, his little sister Yukiko appeared and asked which of them was the Demon Lord. She believed firmly that Hiroshi was the legendary hero, and if there was a demon lord, he could be the hero as well. But she cries and runs away when Akito denies it, and is captured by a mysterious man! As they chase after her, a gigantic beast appears!
Let's Go to School by the Sea!
6. Let's Go to School by the Sea!
May 7, 2010
By defending Fujiko, Akuto finds himself in control of the Demon Lord's secret treasure: a dragon named Peterhausen. Despite his wishes, his reputation as a Demon Lord grows. Under observation by the government, Aktuo is depressed to find out he can't go to the seaside school. But Korone arranges for him to go by offering to take responsiblity for him herself. Akuto is enjoying (is he?) the beach with Junko and the others, and things with Junko are about to a the beach with Junko and the others, and things with Junko are about to about to start getting better, but Korone and Keena show up and screw things up in their usual way.
Beware the Underground Labyrinth
5. Beware the Underground Labyrinth
April 30, 2010
Students keep getting hurt as they try to find the treasure on the map Keena put up. Akuto, in his role as disciplinary committee member, insists that they give up looking, but a girl named Teruya Eiko appears suddenly and he ends up having to find it himself. Akuto, Korone, and Hiroshi go to the school's underground labyrinth to find the spot on the map. But they find there a treasure once allowed only to a Demon Lord.
Is Solitary Fun?
4. Is Solitary Fun?
April 23, 2010
Keena's intervention manages to somehow make Junko and Akuto friends again. But during a class on mana control he knocks her unconscious again. His teacher, Mitsuko, recommends that he go into the Mental Self-Discipline Chamber. Inside the chamber, where people are said to have died, Akuto gets depressed. For some reason Korone and Keena came along, and he's caught between the two of them. However, they find a mysterious map. Keena is intrigued and wonders if it is a treasure map. The next day, Keena copies the map and it ends up all over school. It becomes the talk of the whole academy. But, Fujiko recognizes something on the map...
The Upperclassman Who's A Bit Scary
3. The Upperclassman Who's A Bit Scary
April 16, 2010
Akuto applies for the position of Disciplinary Committee member at Fujiko's suggestion so he can get back in Junko's good graces. But that job entails defeating those who threaten the school's discipline, and is considered perfect for the "Future Demon Lord". Akuto is suspicious of Fujiko, but his doubts disappear when she arranges for him to meet her. He goes to the designated spot, but there he's ambushed by a bunch of thugs. He defeats them, but Junko sees him beating them up and gets the idea that he's planning on making them his personal army so he can take over the school. Junko submits an application to the school to take him down, and Akuto is forced to go up against the entire student body...
The Odd Observer
2. The Odd Observer
April 9, 2010
On his first day, Akuto was told he was destined to become a Demon Lord. He tries his best to tell everyone it's all a misunderstanding, but everything he does just makes matters worse. And then things get even crazier: the government sends an artificial human called a Liladan to watch over him 24/7 and Keena shows up suddenly and jumps him while naked! But then, the most popular girl at school, the head of the girl's dorm Etou Fujiko says that she understands him, and that she'll patch things up with Junko. However...
Your future occupation is: Demon Lord
1. Your future occupation is: Demon Lord
April 2, 2010
The year is 3000 where magic is common place. Transferring to the Constant Academy of Magical Arts just as the new quarter begins, Sai Akuto hopes to become a High Priest. But during his aptitude test on the first day, the artificial spirit Yata-garasu says that he's destined to become a "Demon Lord"! So now Hattori Junko, who he'd sworn an oath of friendship with earlier that day, challenges him to a duel. The duel is interrupted by a girl named Keena as the misunderstandings get worse and worse! Akuto, potential future Demon Lord, begins his days of trying to fix these misunderstandings!
Where to Watch Demon King Daimao
Demon King Daimao is available for streaming on the Marvelous Entertainment website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Demon King Daimao on demand at Amazon Prime and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    April 2, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (2,622)