The Reflection

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  • TV-MA
  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 6.0  (109)

The Reflection is a Japanese animated television show that premiered in Japan in July 2017. The show is produced by Japanese Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) and Studio DEEN, and is directed by Hiroshi Nagahama. The show is set in a world where a mysterious event called 'The Reflection' has occurred, which has caused sudden changes in the world's population. Some people have gained superhuman abilities, and others have transformed into dangerous monsters. The main story follows two teenagers, X-On and I-Guy, who have gained unique superpowers from The Reflection.

X-On is a mysterious man who has the ability to manipulate sound waves, while I-Guy is a popular musician who can control technology with his music. The two must work together to fight the strange monsters that have appeared and discover the truth about The Reflection.

The show is an action-packed adventure featuring epic battles between powerful superheroes and frightening monsters. The animation is impressive, with vibrant colors and detailed character designs. The show also features a unique and engaging storyline that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

One of the main draws of The Reflection is its eclectic cast of characters. In addition to X-On and I-Guy, there are many other memorable characters that appear throughout the series. One of the most interesting characters is Eleanor, a young woman who can telekinetically control glass. She is a member of a group of superheroes called 'The Green Shine Rangers' who fight against the monsters that have appeared in the wake of The Reflection.

Another standout character is Lisa Livingston, a young girl who has the power to see the future. She is pursued by a group of scientists who hope to use her powers for their own purposes. Lisa is a sympathetic and relatable character who becomes an important part of the story as it progresses.

The show's voice cast is also impressive, featuring talented actors such as Vic Mignogna, Aviva Pressman, and Matt Murray. Mignogna plays X-On, bringing his trademark energy and intensity to the character. Pressman portrays Lisa Livingston, delivering a nuanced performance that captures the character's vulnerability and strength. Murray voices I-Guy, infusing the character with charisma and charm.

Overall, The Reflection is a must-see for fans of superhero stories and action-packed anime. It combines impressive animation with a gripping storyline and memorable characters, making for an unforgettable viewing experience. The show's unique blend of sci-fi and fantasy elements, along with its relatable themes of friendship and self-discovery, make it a standout among anime series.

The Reflection is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (12 episodes). The series first aired on July 22, 2017.

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Episode 12
12. Episode 12
October 7, 2017
The Reflected have been gathered to White Sands. Wraith absorbs their dark energy and puts his plan into motion. Everything was leading up to this. Darkness covers the world and something appears... Will X-On and the others be able to stop Wraith?
Episode 11
11. Episode 11
September 30, 2017
Wraith's true identity is revealed to X-On. After learning that shocking truth, everyone in the mansion is transported to White Sands. They soon find out that many other Reflected were transported there as well.
Episode 10
10. Episode 10
September 23, 2017
X-On and the others arrive at a mansion in the LA suburbs in their pursuit of Eleanor. However, it's a trap. While in battle, X-On sees Eleanor and chases after her.
Episode 9
9. Episode 9
September 16, 2017
Eleanor goes along with Steel Ruler in order to save the thirty kidnapped Reflected, and Debra follows her in a van. However, Steel Ruler and Wraith’s other subordinates use their abilities to get away.
Episode 8
8. Episode 8
September 9, 2017
Steel Ruler offers a deal to Eleanor, telling her that if she accepts Wraith's invitation to join them, they will release the Reflected that they abducted in New Orleans.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
September 2, 2017
Eleanor and the others fail in rescuing Nina. X-On tells I-Guy that he has a problem with his selfish fighting style, and the two butt heads.
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
August 26, 2017
Eleanor and the others head to San Antonio where a lot of the Allen family lives and try to save them, but Wraith's followers beat them to the punch. They thought they had lost all hope when they discover a woman named Nina.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
August 19, 2017
Eleanor is captured by the Reflected duo named Merchant and Trader. Lisa and X-On search for Eleanor in New Orleans. The atmosphere of the city seems to want to get rid of any Reflected. One of Wraith’s subordinates also suddenly shows up...
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
August 12, 2017
The news of I-Guy had been reported on a daily basis in LA. However, Ian was starting to get jealous of his alter ego, I-Guy, getting all of the attention. Meanwhile, Lisa joins X-On and Eleanor on their trip.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
August 5, 2017
Eleanor gets asked by X-On to investigate an unidentified being called Wraith. While investigating Wraith, she finds out that two women with the last name Allen have disappeared, and Eleanor and X-On head to Dayton, Ohio to investigate further.
2. Survivor
July 29, 2017
What is the connection between the flying hero I-Guy and the world-changing event called the Reflection? Will more heroes emerge, or will more Reflected choose to become criminals? Will society...
1. Ceremony
July 22, 2017
They mysterious phenomenon that robbed many of their lives worldwide—the Reflection. Now, three years later, people had gathered at the memorial ceremony in New York, but some of the survivors from the Reflection appear and commit a terrorist attack.
Where to Watch The Reflection
The Reflection is available for streaming on the NHK website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Reflection on demand at Amazon Prime.
  • Premiere Date
    July 22, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (109)