The Severing Crime Edge

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  • 2013
  • 1 Season
  • 5.8  (94)

The Severing Crime Edge is a thrilling anime show that premiered in 2013. The show is packed with action, mystery, and suspense. It follows the life of Kiri Haimura, a young boy who has a strange obsession with hair. Kiri is known as the "Haircut Killer" because of his eerie ability to cut human hair perfectly.

One day, Kiri meets Iwai Mushanokoji, a girl who has been cursed with long hair that cannot be cut. Iwai is the last survivor of a prestigious family that was known for producing hair dressers. However, her family had a dark secret that led to their demise.

Iwai's hair has become the target of a group of serial killers known as the "Killing Goods" holders. These killers possess cursed tools that have the ability to cut anything, including Iwai's hair. The Killing Goods holders are on a mission to cut Iwai's hair and fulfill their twisted desires.

Kiri is determined to protect Iwai from the Killing Goods holders and becomes her loyal companion. As they journey together, Kiri discovers that he has a rare gift known as the "Dansai Bunri no Crime Edge," which translates to "The Severing Crime Edge." Kiri's gift allows him to cut anything, including the Killing Goods.

Kiri and Iwai soon find themselves embroiled in a dangerous game of cat and mouse with the Killing Goods holders. Each of the Killing Goods holders has their unique power, which makes them a formidable opponent for Kiri and Iwai.

The Severing Crime Edge is an exciting show that keeps viewers on the edge of their seats. The anime boasts incredible animation that brings the dark and twisted world to life. The characters are well-developed, and each has their unique personality that makes them stand out.

Natsuki Hanae, who voices Kiri Haimura, delivers an outstanding performance. His voice captures Kiri's complex character, which oscillates between his gentle and obsessive nature. Kotori Koiwai, who voices Iwai Mushanokoji, delivers a powerful performance that captures Iwai's vulnerability and resilience.

The show's soundtrack is fantastic, and it perfectly complements the dark and eerie atmosphere of the show. The theme song, "Severing Crime Edge" by Aimi, is an upbeat rock tune that captures the show's dark theme.

In conclusion, The Severing Crime Edge is an anime show that is not for the faint of heart. The show is packed with action, mystery, and suspense, and it keeps viewers on the edge of their seats. The characters are well-developed, and the animation is top-notch. The show's soundtrack is fantastic and perfectly complements the dark and eerie atmosphere of the show. Overall, The Severing Crime Edge is an excellent anime show that is worth watching.

The Severing Crime Edge is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (14 episodes). The series first aired on May 7, 2013.

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Grayland is in the House
13. Grayland is in the House
July 30, 2013
Iwai carries the wounded Emily as a forest fire spreads. She sympathizes with Emily telling how much their father cared about them.
E 13
13. E 13
June 29, 2013
Kiri succumbs to Crime Edge's power and goes berserk, dealing a major blow to Emily. Iwai finds Emily terrified in the woods and decides to help her. As the two of them make their way through the trees, Kiri confronts them. Iwai shields Emily from the still-crazed Kiri. He rushes Iwai, but loses consciousness upon severing her hair.
Forbidden Game
12. Forbidden Game
June 22, 2013
There is no way Grayland could have killed 200 people as the stories say. Kiri discovers Emily at her father's grave and she tells him that on anniversary of their father's death she will kill Iwai. Kiri knows the only way to stop her to fight her, but can he go against a trained killer?
Red Rising
11. Red Rising
June 15, 2013
Still suffering from the attacks from Emily, Kiri goes to school in an attempt to maintain normalcy. At school he is forced to go to nurse where Yamane is on duty and offers him an option that could ease his pain. Wanting to get strong, Kiri travels to the grave of Iwai's father and sees the most unusual dance.
Standing Babe-ation
10. Standing Babe-ation
June 8, 2013
While reminiscing about the previous night, Iwai discovers that her hair has not grown back to its original state. Fearful and unsure of how Kiri would react she breaks off all plans with him. Meanwhile, a very unique and deadly Author has set their eyes on a distracted Iwai.
Lyrical Night Flight
9. Lyrical Night Flight
June 1, 2013
Nakajima has broken the rules of the party causing the host who wish to remain anonymous, Lady Violet Witchy, to intervene and correct Nakajima's behavior.
Party Chopper
8. Party Chopper
May 25, 2013
A play depicting the tale of the Queen is the party entertainment. Kiri and Iwai are lead backstage to get into costume for the next act, but this will leave one of them hanging.
The Silver Coins of Balance
7. The Silver Coins of Balance
May 18, 2013
An invitation to a Gossip party has Kiri and Iwai nervous. While preparing for the party, people in their life remark about the changes they are going through.
Waltz of Stars
6. Waltz of Stars
May 11, 2013
Will Iwai's voice reach Kiri before he is commanded to do the unthinkable? Will the outside observers use this chance to make a play for the Queen?
Before the Game
5. Before the Game
May 4, 2013
Kiri and Iwai have made plans to cut her hair during the school trip. Iwai is enjoying the new experiences she is having as Kiri frets over his relationship status with Iwai. The school trip is thrown into chaos when a new Author makes an attempt on the Queen.
Where Is the Visitor?
4. Where Is the Visitor?
April 27, 2013
After the Sledgehammer incident, Iwai has been more on guard about Authors. As a change of pace, Kiri ask her if there was any place she wants to visit with her new found freedom. She mentions her father and his travels.
Cross the Thunder Clouds
3. Cross the Thunder Clouds
April 20, 2013
An Author had made it to town and even though the Professor says there is nothing to worry about, Kiri doesn't agree and fears the worse.
The Portrait of Heresy
2. The Portrait of Heresy
April 13, 2013
With her hair cut, Iwai finally has a chance to live a normal life. This doesn't sit well with one of the twins as the killing emotions begin to emerge.
The Sleeping Princess
1. The Sleeping Princess
May 7, 2013
Haimura Kiri found the most gorgeous, irresistible head of hair in the world. However these lovely locks seem to be tangled up in a curse and a group of psychotic killers.
Where to Watch The Severing Crime Edge
The Severing Crime Edge is available for streaming on the Anime Network website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Severing Crime Edge on demand at Amazon Prime.
  • Premiere Date
    May 7, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (94)