No. 6

TV (11 eps)
3.829 of 5 from 8,430 votes
Rank #1,175

Sion is intelligent, highly educated and lives a privileged life within the walls of No. 6, one of six city-states that was built after the world was destroyed from war. But Sion's comfortable existence changes forever when he meets Nezumi, an escaped convict, on the eve of his twelfth birthday. Due to his assistance in keeping Nezumi safe, Sion loses his rights and is forced to live in the lower town, where he becomes a normal citizen. Four years later, Sion finds himself back in Nezumi's company and in the midst of a dangerous conspiracy that leaves a trail of bodies in its wake. What is really going on in No. 6?

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roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Aug 14, 2012
Score: 4.5/10

No. 6 starts as the tale of a dystopian society. Everything looks idyllic on the surface while a horror hides in the shadows and the characters try to cope with that. Yet a few episodes later, all that is trashed for a done-to-death stereotypical gay relationship between the main two characters. Boy, were the fans trolled or what… Most were lured into the show for its very atmospheric and captivating... read more

Esztichan's avatar by Esztichan on Apr 15, 2015
Score: 8.5/10

(won't read it, if you do not want spoilers) Amazing... masterpiece... these words do not fit the anime. Why? Story (7/10) The basic story; a sci-fi, the anime takes place in the future. There are six town[zone], (called No.1, No.2, No.3 etc.), the story beginning in No.6 zone, with the first main character, Shion. He's an exemplary student, and really smart. Not really, cause the second main... read more

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No. 6 (Light Novel) 2003
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