Knights of Sidonia

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  • TV-MA
  • 2014
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.8  (4,165)

Knights of Sidonia is a computer-generated, cel-shaded mecha anime set in the far future, where humans have left Earth and evolved into higher beings that can survive through photosynthesis, asexual reproduction, and even cloning. The series focuses on the population and crew of the ship "Sidonia," crafted from remnants of Earth that were sundered by shapeshifting aliens known as Gauna. The Sidonia sends forth teams of armored mechs in order to defeat the Gauna and for the human race. No one knows why the Gauna attack, only that Gauna have one weakness that causes them to disintegrate if its destroyed.

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Seasons
Battle
12. Battle
 
Nagate rescues Tsumugi but is overpowered by the Crimson Hawk Moth. The situation looks grim as swarms of gauna bear down on the survivors.
Encounter
11. Encounter
 
Izana and the recon squad leader are pursued by an enormous humanoid gauna. Meanwhile, Tsumugi faces off against the Crimson Hawk Moth.
Entry
10. Entry
June 13, 2015
The reconnaissance team is attacked by the gauna; Izana and the squad leader manage to escape into the atmosphere of Planet Nine.
Mission
9. Mission
 
Izana finds out her "date" with Nagate was a setup and storms home. Soon after, she is called to be part of a team that will scout out Planet Nine.
Reunion
8. Reunion
May 30, 2015
The pilots and Tsumugi repair damage to the Sidonia following the Gravitational Beam Emitter incident; Tsumugi is upset for causing a minor accident.
Rumbling
7. Rumbling
May 23, 2015
The Sidonia's new weapon test succeeds, but the crew realizes they can't shut it down; Yuhata sends the garde pilots to investigate the disturbance.
Engage
6. Engage
 
Evicted from his dorm and with nowhere to go, Nagate asks to stay with Izana for a night; Tsumugi has an emotional crisis triggered by a close call.
Hope
5. Hope
 
Despite being instrumental in their victory, Tsumugi is severely damaged defending Sidonia. Izana, also critically injured, makes a bold decision.
Rage
4. Rage
May 2, 2015
A new threat appears in the form of Gauna 550, which has ejected countless lesser gauna cores on an intercept trajectory with Sidonia.
Course
3. Course
April 25, 2015
Having disposed of the opposition, Kobayashi sets Sidonia's course to the ninth planet in the nearby Lem System. All-out war now seems unavoidable.
Ability
2. Ability
April 18, 2015
Nagate and his team fight a hard battle against Gauna 549, aided by the appearance of a new type of gauna calling itself Tsumugi Shiraui.
Conflict
1. Conflict
April 11, 2015
Pilot Nagate Tanikaze is now renowned for his actions in the recent battle, but Nagate is more concerned with the disappearance of the ena Hoshijiro.
Description

Knights of Sidonia is a computer-generated, cel-shaded mecha anime set in the far future, where humans have left Earth and evolved into higher beings that can survive through photosynthesis, asexual reproduction, and even cloning. The series focuses on the population and crew of the ship "Sidonia," crafted from remnants of Earth that were sundered by shapeshifting aliens known as Gauna. The Sidonia sends forth teams of armored mechs in order to defeat the Gauna and for the human race. No one knows why the Gauna attack, only that Gauna have one weakness that causes them to disintegrate if its destroyed.

  • Premiere Date
    July 4, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (4,165)