Battle Game in 5 Seconds
Battle Game in 5 Seconds is also popular via another name, Battle in 5 Seconds After Meeting. It is an action Japanese anime and manga series. The manga is written by Saizō Harawata and illustrated by the Manga Artist, Kashiwa Miyako. Also, the manga was first serialized on August 11, 2015, in Shogakukan’s MangaONE app and Ura Sunday Website.
Moving towards the anime, the anime was first aired on July 13, 2021, on the Network, Tokyo MX. The anime is directed by the director Meigo Naito and Nobuyoshi Arai. As well, the anime is written by Touka Machida.
Battle Game in 5 Seconds- Main Plot
The plot of the anime starts with a usual morning. A boy who read in a high school, Akira Shiroyanagi finds himself on a battlefield. For which, he was not interested but dragged by a girl who calls herself Mion. Moving on, he learns that the memory of the participant’s family is erased. As well, they were taken to do experiments. In addition, through such kinds of experiments, the participants have also gained power.
Besides other participants, Akira is one expected to win the game. But Akira stands with the motive to destroy the organization. As well his brain skills have also added advantage for him to battle against other participants.
Character Chart of Battle Game in 5 Seconds
|Akira Shiroyanagi||April 7||172 cm|
|Yuri Amagake||August 13||168 cm|
|Rin Kashi||March 20||165 cm|
|Iori Omoto||May 29||179 cm|
|Ringo Tatara||December 19||158 cm|
|Shin Kumagiri||July 23||210 cm|
The height of the character is based on their first appearance in the series.
Battle Game in 5 Seconds- Characters
1. Akira Shiroyanagi
• Birthday: April 7
• Height: 172 cm
Akira Shiroyanagi is the main protagonist of the series. Furthermore, he has very strong power as his power is what other thinks it is. Further, he easily completes the program along with Mion. But he still wants to take revenge on her. As well, he often feels bored with his life. To escape such boring he wants to involve in a thrilling life. Also, when various dangers arise around him, he still feels calm and reacts easily towards them. Before he gets involved in the experiments, he used to play a game a lot. When he was going to school he gets caught by a person. As he wakes up he founds himself surrounded by doctors.
The Japanese voice for the character is provided by the Japanese voice actor Ayumu Murase. Some of his projects include Fairy Tail, Silver Spoon, and Gangsta. Moving towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actor, Robbie Daymond provided the voice.
2. Yuri Amagake
• Birthday: August 13
• Height: 168 cm
Yuri Amagake is a student who is reading at the level of high school. Also, she possesses the power to increase five times of her physical strength. Among the other characters, she is a normal civilian in the place she resides. However, bearing such power ability, she is also one of the strongest characters. While fighting various enemies she often shows her bravery. In addition, she never quits the fight, she hangs until she wins or loses. Moreover, she often hits Akira when he does wrong things around her. Even more, she likes Alira and has a crush on him.
The Japanese voice for the character is contributed by the Japanese voice actress and singer Aimi Terakawa. In this anime world, she is known for providing a voice for anime like Plastic Memories, Chaos Dragon, and Freezing Vibration.
Heading towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actress Laura Stahl provided the voice.
3. Rin Kashi
• Birthday: March 20
• Height: 165 cm
Rin Kashi is a lady who is working as an Office lady in her office. Moreover, she also has various ability in her. As well, her main ability of her is to create various devices that can provide torture to others. And the device is made from the fluids which are extracted from her body. In addition, she often gets involved with men. Also, she loves to seduce various men. When men appear in front of her, she changes her mood into a flirty one. But in the reality, she gets angry easily and is a very strict type of person. Further, in order to live her life she can make anyone do what she wants. Additionally, if someone she manipulates fails she even sexually abuses them for their failure.
The Japanese voice for the character is portrayed by the Japanese voice actress Tao Yukinari.
Whereas, the English voice for the character is provided by the American voice actress Kennady Ray.
• Birthday: N/A
• Height: 164 cm
Mion is an antagonist of the series. As well, she often seems to be just watching the program and other players playing it. Even more, she also bears ability. And her ability is to create various types of illusions. In such a way, her illusion can fool anyone if they fall for it. Though she looks very cute and calm girl, in reality, she is a very evil type of girl. Furthermore, she is the evil type of girl as she makes others fall on her illusion and does evil things to them. Moving on, she loves to watch people struggling throughout the program without having any mercy towards them. Additionally, she also abandoned Akira inside the building thinking that he cannot come out from there.
The Japanese voice for the character is played by the Japanese voice actress and voice actress Mayumi Shintani.
Also, the English voice for the character is provided by the American voice actress and voice director Lisa Ortiz.
5. Iori Omoto
• Birthday: May 29
• Height: 179 cm
Iori Omoto is the person who used to look over the program, but as of now, he has left it. The body he has now is not his real body, he is known as Shin. But in order to take revenge on Mion, he takes the body of Iori. The main reason he has such hate for Mion is that Mion killed him for her prestige. At first, he seems to be away from various types of trouble and live a good life. Later, he becomes the leader of the Blue Team but does not one to be one. Whereas, later in the series it is shown that Iori is a very calm and collective type of person. Further, he only loves to do things that will only add profit for him.
The Japanese voice for the character is voiced by the Japanese voice actress and singer Maaya Sakamoto. Some of her projects include Black Butler, The Garden of Sinners, and The Seven Deadly Sins.
6. Tora Shiroyanagi
• Birthday: N/A
• Height: N/A
Tora Shiroyanagi has a son whose name is Akira Shiroyanagi. Further, he is the first one to become a member of the observer team. Likewise, his son is very smart while doing various tasks, he is also smart in doing many tasks. But, his son does not love him. While he still wants to create a relationship and be close to his son. As well, he also tells to his teammates not to harm or attack his son. Later, he tells Akira indirectly that to activate his ability he needs a touch. Moreover, he also tells that he still loves his wife.
From the various problems occurring in the family, he was forced to leave the house. Which makes his son think that he does not love his mother. They both even ignore each other while having a face-off.
7. Ringo Tatara
• Birthday: December 19
• Height: 158 cm
Ringo Tatara is a girl who is third-year in her high school. In addition, she also has the ability to exceed 1/10 part of the ability of others. When Mion acknowledges the rules which are that the individuals are there to take a test, she goes to Ringo. Also, Ringo is the person who stands as the chairman of the committee held by the students. And she travels toward Ringo in order to ask if she has any questions. But Ringo remains silent. Moving on to the second program she has to fight one on one. As the team contains five-member but each member fights with one member of another team. Further, she has the opponent Shin Kumagiri.
The Japanese voice for the character is provided by the Japanese voice actress Miyuri Shimabukuro. In this anime world, she is known for providing a voice for anime like Fruits Basket, The Case Study of Vanitas, and Tsurune.
Moving towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actress, Xanthe Huyth provided the voice.
8. Shin Kumagiri
• Birthday: July 23
• Height: 210 cm
Shin Kumagiri is very good at playing wrestling. Further, the ability he has is to become invincible. But the ability only lasts for 2 seconds. Moreover, he always wants to fight for justice. In addition, he greatly follows the superhero and wants to live like them. As he hates injustice he wants to provide equal justice to everyone and save everyone who is in need. Additionally, the ability which he uses also consists of very hard tungsten. Even more, the tungsten does not break through a bullet hits it.
The Japanese voice for the character is contributed by the Japanese voice actor, narrator, and YouTuber Yuichi Nakamura. Heading towards the English dubbed version, the American voice actor Bill Butts provided the voice.