Monochrome Factor: Season 1

2008
Animation, Anime
English | Color
7.4

Based on the manga by Sorano Kairi serialised in Comic Blade Avarus.

Akira Nikaido is a typical slacker high school student who thinks he has a normal life--until a mysterious man called Shirogane appears and tells him to meet him at the school that night. He is skeptical but goes anyway...and gets attacked by a shadow monster! Shirogane convinces him that the balance between the human world and the shadow world has been distorted, and that Akira must become a shin--a creature of the shadow world--in order to help restore the balance.


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1 Silver-Coloured Shadow 25 min | Apr 06, 2008

Akira Nokaido is a typical slacker. On his way home from school, he meets a man named Shirogane. Although he has no interest in what Shirogane has to say, the strange man reveals they will meet again. What does Shirogane want with Akira?

Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
Guest stars: Takashi Oohara, Takumi Asahin, Yoshimasa Hoyosya, Yukitoshi Tokumoto, Jun'ya Miura
2 Shadow's Scar 25 min | Apr 13, 2008

While fighting off a Kokushi during school hours, Akira and Shirogane join forces yet again to defeat it, only Akira gets hurt in his shoulder and Shirogane is hurt badly from being bitten by the Kokushi. Shirogane then leads Akira to his "Master" at the Bar Still in order for the two to get healed. While they visit the Master, Akira demands more explanation from Shirogane and receives an item that will enable him to be seen by normal humans.

Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
3 Violating Shadow 25 min | Apr 20, 2008

Kengo's sister, Mayu ,bumps into Akira at the Bar Still while he's there with Shirogane and notices Shirogane. Will her strong reikan and desire for Akira lead to problems for Mayu and Kengo?

Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
4 Sword of Shadow 25 min | Apr 27, 2008
Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
5 Shadow's Back 25 min | May 11, 2008

Akira and Kengo have a fight that forms a rift in their friendship. Will they be able to patch things up or will the darkness within Kengo lead to him being possessed? And we learn more about the mysterious stranger with the eye patch who's been pulling the strings from the start, as well as Shirogane.

Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
6 Rose of Shadow 25 min | May 18, 2008
Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
7 Shadow's Beauty 25 min | May 25, 2008
Director: Yuu Kou, Yota Tsuruoka, Kurenai Yu
8 Shadow of the Sandman 25 min | Jun 02, 2008
9 Shadow of the Cottage of Forgotten Laughter 25 min | Jun 09, 2008
10 Shadow's Illusion 25 min | Jun 16, 2008
11 Impatient Shadow 25 min | Jun 23, 2008
12 Annihilating Shadow 25 min | Jun 30, 2008
13 The Shadow of Mitsuhito 25 min | Jul 07, 2008
14 Dangerous Shadow 25 min | Jul 14, 2008
15 Healing Shadow 25 min | Jul 28, 2008
16 Portrait of Shadow 25 min | Aug 04, 2008
17 W of Shadow 25 min | Aug 11, 2008
18 Shadow's Date 25 min | Aug 18, 2008
19 Shadow's Paradise 25 min | Aug 25, 2008
20 Shadow's Dedication 25 min | Sep 01, 2008
21 Shadow of the White Horse 25 min | Sep 08, 2008
22 Shadow's Betrayal 25 min | Sep 15, 2008
23 Shadow's Truth 25 min | Sep 22, 2008
24 Flame of Shadow 25 min | Sep 29, 2008

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
816726022123 DVD 1 Oct 16, 2018