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Japan, 1988. An explosion caused by a young boy with psychic powers tears through the city of Tokyo and ignites the fuse that leads to World War III. In order to prevent any further destruction, he is captured and taken into custody, never to be heard from again. Now, in the year 2019, a restored version of the city known as Neo-Tokyo—an area rife with gang violence and terrorism against the current government—stands in its place. Here, Shoutarou Kaneda leads "the … read more

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Anime Details
  • English Akira
  • Japanese AKIRA(アキラ)
  • Japanese (Romaji) Akira
  • Type Movie
  • Episodes 1
  • Status Finished
  • Aired Jul 16, 1988
  • Season Summer 1988
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