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Persona 4 The Animation (2011)
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Persona 4 The Animation (2011)
Original name: ペルソナ4
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Persona 4: The Animation is a television anime series produced by AIC ASTA and directed by Seiji Kishi, based on the Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 video game by Atlus. The story revolves around the protagonist, Yu Narukami, who acquires a mysterious power called "Persona" and embarks on a journey with his new friends to uncover the truth behind a bizarre series of murders involving a distorted TV World. The series aired in Japan between October 2011 and March 2012, with a film adaptation released in June 2012 and an original video animation episode released in August 2012. The series is licensed in North America by Sentai Filmworks.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, riddles and clues, supernatural, mystery, uncover truth, teenage life, crimes, parallel world, youth, friendship, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, danger, who done it, escapades, heroes, friends, cards, card playing, gay slur, imaginary, high school, countryside, young heroes, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia

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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 26 min.
TV show
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Duration: 22 min.
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
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TV show
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