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Fate/stay night 

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Amateur mage Shirou Emiya gets involved in a fight between mages using mythological heroes.
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Series cast summary:
Noriaki Sugiyama ...  Shiro Emiya 24 episodes, 2006
Kate Higgins ...  Saber 24 episodes, 2006
Candice Moore ...  Rin Tohsaka (Animax Asia dub) 24 episodes, 2006
Liam O'Brien ...  Archer 24 episodes, 2006
Sam Riegel ...  Shiro Emiya 24 episodes, 2006
Kari Wahlgren ...  Saber 24 episodes, 2006
Emily Woo Zeller ...  Saber (Animax Asia dub) 24 episodes, 2006
Ayako Kawasumi ...  Saber 23 episodes, 2006
Kana Ueda ...  Rin Tosaka 23 episodes, 2006
Mela Lee ...  Rin Tohsaka 23 episodes, 2006
Jun'ichi Suwabe ...  Archer 14 episodes, 2006
Mai Kadowaki ...  Illya 13 episodes, 2006
Stephanie Sheh ...  Illyasviel Von Einzbern 13 episodes, 2006
Julie Ann Taylor Julie Ann Taylor ...  Taiga Fujimura / ... 13 episodes, 2006
Noriko Shitaya ...  Sakura Matou 12 episodes, 2006
Miki Itô ...  Taiga Fujimura 12 episodes, 2006
Sherry Lynn ...  Sakura Mato 12 episodes, 2006
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There is a war going on between masters and servants in order to attain the Holy Grail. Each master can call up one servant each, and their task is to eradicate the other servants, either by defeating them or killing their master. When there is only one master or servant left, he or she is granted the Holy Grail, and any wish they desire will come true. Written by Anonymous

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6 January 2006 (Japan) See more »

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Kinoko Nasu describes the emotional theme of Fate/stay night as "oneself as an ideal." See more »

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Gilgamesh: [activates his Phantasm] Gate of Babylon!
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I was... at a lost for words
16 April 2007 | by alexgt2003See all my reviews

Fate/Stay Night is an animated series inspired by a h-game. Somehow the producers turned it around making this a successful series without any of the h-stuff. It couldn't have been any other way because the development of the characters is great just the way it's pictured in this series and any alteration of that could only ruin perfection.(You'll understand once you see all the episodes).

Despite a relatively slow start (the producer took his time on presenting the characters) things gain momentum quickly and soon after mid-series the action gets so intense that glues you to your seat.

The topic of the series concentrates on the War of Holy Grail that has been taking place in the Fukuky City for the last 50 years. The pilot actually starts with the conclusion of the previous war and develops from there on. Shiro is the only survivor of the fire that started during the last battle and enveloped a large portion of the city.He unwillingly witnesses a fight between two Servants that triggers his Reiju (Holy mark) to summon one of the most powerful Servants of the battlefield, Saber. His first contact with Saber left him stunned "Such immeasurable beauty ...I was at a lost for words".

You mustn't compare this series with any other to fully understand it's plot. FSN offers much more than some cool sword fights, good animation, spectacular lights, great soundtrack, it offers excellent character and relationship development. It presents the changes that take place within the characters personalities as the events precipitate. The action reveals believable dynamic emotional and behavioral patterns of the individuals (not similar to the linear type other series use) that are constantly shaping their personalities to reveal, from under the mask of perfection, flawed characters.

The Saber character is tied to a medieval legend that has been altered to fit this series and should be accepted as such. You shouldn't watch FSN thinking that it doesn't present the viewer with the historic fact, just remember that this is adventure/fantasy series and not a documentary and enjoy this as long as you can. The ending is sudden and unexpected and if there were twice as many episodes I would have watched them in the same breath.


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