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Karakuri Circus

IMDB Logo8.3/10
Action & Adventure Anime 2018 - Present1 SeasonReturns: Jan. 24, 2019On: Prime Video 

The protagonist, Masaru, has just inherited a big fortune after the death of his father. However, people are trying to get their hands on it by any means necessary, even if it means killing him. Narumi helps Masaru from being kidnapped after fighting strange figures. He finds out that they're not humans, but wooden puppets with amazing strength. After a hard fight, Narumi is forced to admit that he's no opponent for them; and just when he starts to think that Masaru will be captured, Shirogane, Masaru's watcher arrives from France with a weapon, the puppet Arlequin. Here begins the story of Karakuri Circus.Karakuri Circus featuring Chihiro Ueda and Rikiya Koyama has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and animation show with 14 episodes over 1 season. Karakuri Circus has a new episode airing on January 24th, 2019 (PST). It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (66 votes).

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13 episodes (93%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Episode 1

S01 E01

Oct 11, 2018
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Episode 1 Oct 11, 2018 Eleven-year-old Masaru Saiga inherited a vast fortune after his father died in an accident. These riches make Masaru a target for kidnappers, who send fearsome puppets to abduct him. Masaru escapes with the help of circus employee Narumi Kato, but the kidnappers soon catch up with them. All seems lost until a mysterious woman named Shirogane appears.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Episode 2

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Oct 18, 2018
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Episode 2 Oct 18, 2018 After the briefest of respites, Masaru, Narumi and Shirogane are plunged into peril once more. Assassin Eiryo Ashihana has tracked them down and attacks with the evil clown-like marionette Pulcinella. Shirogane unleashes her own marionette Arlequin in response, but while she is distracted, Ashihana's henchmen seize Masaru.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Episode 3

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Oct 25, 2018
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Episode 3 Oct 25, 2018 The kidnappers relentless attacks finally succeed and they snatch Masaru. Narumi and Shirogane discover that Masaru's uncle, Zenji Saiga, is the mastermind behind the abduction, and they rush to his mansion to attempt a rescue. Masaru, meanwhile, tries to make his own escape, but in doing so stumbles across a shocking file written by his late father.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Episode 4

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Nov 1, 2018
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Episode 4 Nov 1, 2018 Masaru determines that overcoming his own weakness is the only way he will escape from his uncle Zenji. He comes face to face once more with his would-be assassin Ashihana, but chooses not to run and makes Ashihana a counter-offer to work for him instead. While attempting to rescue Masaru, Narumi and Shirogane are themselves captured by Zenji's puppeteers and seem to have no way out...

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Season 01, Episode 05 Episode 5

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Nov 8, 2018
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Episode 5 Nov 8, 2018 After having rescued Masaru numerous times, Narumi got caught in the blast that destroyed Zenji's mansion and has not been seen since. Masaru's sense of loss is profound, but he is determined to be strong as Narumi had taught him. He decides to go back to school in an effort to return to a normal life. Shirogane also enrolls in the adjacent high school so she can continue to watch over Masaru.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Episode 6

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Nov 15, 2018
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Episode 6 Nov 15, 2018 Narumi, despite being presumed dead after the explosion in Karuizawa, awakens to find himself in a hospital. There he meets ladies' man Guy and an old woman named Lucille and struggles to regain his memory of what happened. As Narumi interacts with the hospital's child patients and witnesses his own wounds healing with incredible speed, he begins to suspect that something strange is going on.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Episode 7

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Nov 22, 2018
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Episode 7 Nov 22, 2018 Having learned the truth about ZONAPHA syndrome, Narumi realizes there is only one way he can give children who suffer from it a chance of a future. He must destroy the automata the Midnight Circus uses to spread the disease. To do so he resolves to become a "shirogane" - a destroyer of automata. Meanwhile, Masaru and Shirogane have joined the Nakamachi Circus and encounter the mysterious Vilma.

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