- 3 Seasons
Tokyo Ravens is a fun and engaging new anime about a high school boy and his fate as a member of an ancient and influential magical family. Houtora has not inherited his family's ability to see spirit energy and seems doomed to live a normal life. Those expectations quickly change however, when he meets the young Natsume, an enigmatic girl from his past. Together they have experiences that are anything but ordinary. Based on the light novel and manga series, Tokyo Ravens translates well into an anime. The artwork is terrific and includes some unusually detailed backgrounds and animations. The series is thick with plot and character development. It moves quickly however, and is rarely lacking suspense. The anime mixes action, comedy, romance, and fantasy to create a uniquely captivating experience and impact on the viewer.