Hal

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Gift (J-ta YAMADA)

Gift (J-ta YAMADA)

Gifuko is a robot in the form of a cute little girl. Unlike other robots, Gifuko is able to feel emotions and learn new ones by experiencing them. She lives with a professor who always has a bear mask on and goes on daily adventures outside to learn new emotions. As she becomes friends with all the people in her town, she is able to sync up their emotions with hers and downloads it into her own data file. With each new friend she makes and every connection Gifuko makes with them, she becomes closer to becoming human.

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Demokratia

Demokratia

A secret social experiment is led by two Japanese engineers, having an android every move, expression and decision decided through a majority vote from a collective of ca. 3000 randomly chosen people. The vote system offers the opportunity to any member of the collective to set forward his/her proposition. The 3 most proposed actions as well as two propositions made only once are submitted to the majority vote.Rules and systems have been set to ensure the dynamism of that community, and to prevent identification of people and places where the android evolves in modern-day Japan. And so the Dēmokratía android came to life.

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Astro Boy: Tetsuwan Atom

Astro Boy: Tetsuwan Atom

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AI no Idenshi

AI no Idenshi

Humanity's dream... Crystal humanoid technology. They have 'illnesses' just like humans but the treatments options are quite different. The troubled AI's band together, and the new doctor at the facility, Sudou, bears witness.

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Metropolis

Metropolis

Metropolis is a grand high-tech city-state populated by humans and robots alike. It is in these streets that Detective Shunsaku Ban and his sidekick Kenichi search for the rebel scientist Dr. Laughton who unbenounced to them, is developing a super android named Tima as a tool for the Duke of Metropolis. What starts out as a normal case turns into mayhem as the scientist is murdered, and the true plans of the Duke are finally revealed...

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Ningyoushibai

Ningyoushibai

Set in the far-future in 28XX, this series of interconnected stories follows the relationship between humans and androids. Two twin brothers, also androids, are "puppet masters." Arashi (Storm) has the ability to animate androids or "dolls" for a specific purpose and Shizuka (Quiet) can shut them down after they have fulfilled their roles.

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Ame no Hi no Iris (Light Novel)

Ame no Hi no Iris (Light Novel)

A cute android initially had a happy life with her master who dearly loved her. But she was then struck by a series of misfortunes and ended up in a robot-equivalent of concentration camp. Through experiencing and witnessing the sufferings towards herself as well as the people/robots around her, she eventually gained a better appreciation of life.

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Miraigata Renai Danshi 46

Miraigata Renai Danshi 46

Onodera Nanami, elated from her third date with her new boyfriend, arrives at her apartment to find an strange, but extremely handsome boy with big ears welcoming her home as "Mistress!" Bewildered, Nanami soon finds out her genius older sister decided to test her new companion robot prototype called "D-46" on her...who happens to be this cute, puppy-like boy at her doorstep. Will Nanami stay true to her boyfriend, or will this android steal her heart away?

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Boku no Tsuma wa Kanjou ga Nai

Boku no Tsuma wa Kanjou ga Nai

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Ohayo Psychopath

Ohayo Psychopath

One day, a boy meets an Android. It was an encounter to know “life”.

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