Senran Kagura

Senran Kagura

  • TV-MA
  • 2013
  • 2 Seasons
  • 6.2  (150)

Senran Kagura is the anime adaptation of a media franchise which includes video games and comic books. The series is a single season of twelve episodes which Takao Yoshioka wrote, Takashi Watanabe directed, and Artland studios produced. The series focuses on a group of high school-aged ninjas-in-training and their efforts in becoming superb ninjas and assassins. This heroic, all-female, band of ninjas attend Kokuritsu Hanz? Gakuin, (translated as Hanzo Academy) which was established to counter ninja assaults from companies and individuals with money and power. The featured protagonists of the series include Asuka, an upbeat sophomore with a set of ninja daggers and ranidaphobia but whose family summoning spells all involve frogs; Ikaruga, the serious junior who wields a katana and summons multiple phoenix birds succeeded her adopted family as the head of its clan, due to the family's eldest son being a failure of a ninja; Katsuragi, a lecherous junior whose trademark weapon is a set of iron greaves and summons dragons with magic; Yagyuu, the eye-patch-wearing freshman prodigy who uses a weaponized umbrella and can summon various giant squids; and Hibari, a youthful and childish freshman whose summoning magic conjures various giant pink rabbits. Lastly, Murasame, Ikaruga's adopted brother, helps the team out through actions like helping Asuka get over her fear of frogs to improve herself. Antagonists within the series have focused on the Hiritsu Hebi Joshi Gakuen, translated as the Serpent Academy for Girls. Five dark shinobi of the Serpent Academy, lead by a mysterious Suzune, attack the Hanzo Academy due to possessing one half of a pair of mystical scrolls that when combined, will grant the Serpent Academy immense powers. The outcome of the Hanzo shinobi's first clash with the Serpent shinobi indicates that only Yagyuu was able to defeat her opponent before the Serpents retreated.

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Seasons
HOMETOWN
12. HOMETOWN
December 28, 2018
Rasetsu fights the shinobi while Yuki battles Fubuki. Fubuki is insistent that she's going to slay all the shinobi, no matter what it costs, and no matter what it means to her grandfather...
LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
11. LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
December 21, 2018
The door to the other world is open and youma are pouring through. Katsuragi comes up with a plan to use the girls as bait so that they can be sealed. But Asuka is getting more and more worn down...
LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
11. LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
December 21, 2018
The door to the other world is open and youma are pouring through. Katsuragi comes up with a plan to use the girls as bait so that they can be sealed. But Asuka is getting more and more worn down...
LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
11. LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
December 21, 2018
The door to the other world is open and youma are pouring through. Katsuragi comes up with a plan to use the girls as bait so that they can be sealed. But Asuka is getting more and more worn down...
LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
11. LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL
December 21, 2018
The door to the other world is open and youma are pouring through. Katsuragi comes up with a plan to use the girls as bait so that they can be sealed. But Asuka is getting more and more worn down...
TWO HEARTS
10. TWO HEARTS
December 14, 2018
The next door to the other world will open in a hot springs town. The team goes there to be ready to fight, but first, they need to stay in the hot springs.
BURN
9. BURN
December 7, 2018
After Asuka seals away the youma, the others begin to question her motives.
DON'T STOP BELIEVING
8. DON'T STOP BELIEVING
November 30, 2018
The battle between the shinobi and the youma is heating up.
DON'T STOP BELIEVING
8. DON'T STOP BELIEVING
November 30, 2018
The battle between the shinobi and the youma is heating up.
DON'T STOP BELIEVING
8. DON'T STOP BELIEVING
November 30, 2018
The battle between the shinobi and the youma is heating up.
DON'T STOP BELIEVING
8. DON'T STOP BELIEVING
November 30, 2018
The battle between the shinobi and the youma is heating up.
WE'LL MEET AGAIN
7. WE'LL MEET AGAIN
November 23, 2018
The Shinobi Masters tournament is over, and now the girls must fight Fubuki, and learn more about her past.
SHINOVI VERSUS
6. SHINOVI VERSUS
November 16, 2018
The tournament to decide the ultimate Shinobi Master continues.
BE HONEST
5. BE HONEST
November 9, 2018
The Shinobi Masters tournament has begun, but is Naked Dodgeball really the best way to determine the ultimate shinobi?!
IT'S SHOWTIME!!
4. IT'S SHOWTIME!!
November 2, 2018
Yumi and her team infiltrate Gessen Middle School to investigate after finding out that Gekkou and Senkou are students there!
ROCKET DIVE
3. ROCKET DIVE
October 26, 2018
Everyone needs to rest before the tournament, which means it's time for the hot springs episode! The girls also try to sneak into a middle school, which means lots of tight school uniforms that don't quite fit.
PBS
2. PBS
October 19, 2018
The shinobi receive a mysterious message delivered by arrow from an unknown, and potentially deadly, assailiant who lurks in the shadows. The letter lures them to an empty spa resort, where they'll begin a trial like they've never faced before.
CHANGE THE WORLD
1. CHANGE THE WORLD
October 12, 2018
What is true justice? How can a shinobi best protect those she cares about? Where did all my clothes go? The Shinobi of Senran Kagura are back for a new season, as they try to answer these questions and more!
Description

Senran Kagura is the anime adaptation of a media franchise which includes video games and comic books. The series is a single season of twelve episodes which Takao Yoshioka wrote, Takashi Watanabe directed, and Artland studios produced.

The series focuses on a group of high school-aged ninjas-in-training and their efforts in becoming superb ninjas and assassins. This heroic, all-female, band of ninjas attend Kokuritsu Hanz? Gakuin, (translated as Hanzo Academy) which was established to counter ninja assaults from companies and individuals with money and power. The featured protagonists of the series include Asuka, an upbeat sophomore with a set of ninja daggers and ranidaphobia but whose family summoning spells all involve frogs; Ikaruga, the serious junior who wields a katana and summons multiple phoenix birds succeeded her adopted family as the head of its clan, due to the family's eldest son being a failure of a ninja; Katsuragi, a lecherous junior whose trademark weapon is a set of iron greaves and summons dragons with magic; Yagyuu, the eye-patch-wearing freshman prodigy who uses a weaponized umbrella and can summon various giant squids; and Hibari, a youthful and childish freshman whose summoning magic conjures various giant pink rabbits. Lastly, Murasame, Ikaruga's adopted brother, helps the team out through actions like helping Asuka get over her fear of frogs to improve herself.

Antagonists within the series have focused on the Hiritsu Hebi Joshi Gakuen, translated as the Serpent Academy for Girls. Five dark shinobi of the Serpent Academy, lead by a mysterious Suzune, attack the Hanzo Academy due to possessing one half of a pair of mystical scrolls that when combined, will grant the Serpent Academy immense powers. The outcome of the Hanzo shinobi's first clash with the Serpent shinobi indicates that only Yagyuu was able to defeat her opponent before the Serpents retreated.Senran Kagura is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (30 episodes). The series first aired on January 5, 2013.

Senran Kagura is available for streaming on the FUNimation website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Senran Kagura on demand at Amazon, Microsoft Movies & TV, Apple TV and Crunchyroll.

  • Premiere Date
    January 5, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (150)