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Gatchaman Crowds: Season 1

Gatchaman Crowds 2013

  • 2013-07-12T15:00:00Z on NTV
  • 23m
  • 4h 36m (12 episodes)
  • Japan
  • Japanese
  • Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Science Fiction, Anime
As the energetic and cheerful Hajime Ichinose joins the mysterious and secretive Gatchaman team, a new collaborative social network called GALAX is having enormous impacts on society. But when GALAX, and the power of Crowds, falls into the wrong hands, Tachikawa may need a kind of hero they've never known before.

12 episodes

Series Premiere

2013-07-12T15:00:00Z

1x01 (1) Avant-Garde

Series Premiere

1x01 (1) Avant-Garde

  • 2013-07-12T15:00:00Z23m

Hajime Ichinose is a rather eccentric schoolgirl who is obsessed with notebooks. One day, she is approached by a mysterious man named J.J. who pulls out a journal called a NOTE from her body, declaring her to be the new member of the elusive Gatchaman team.

2013-07-19T15:00:00Z

1x02 (2) Asymmetry

1x02 (2) Asymmetry

  • 2013-07-19T15:00:00Z23m

Hajime annoys Sugane when she allows the MESS to escape. Later, she teaches Sugane about a popular social app called GALAX, which allows users in the vicinity to help each other, and decides to take him to an offline meet-up.

2013-07-26T15:00:00Z

1x03 (3) Futurism

1x03 (3) Futurism

  • 2013-07-26T15:00:00Z23m

Hajime befriends the MESS, which she nicknames Messy, and the abduction cases involving the MESS stop. The other Gatchaman begin to wonder whether they were hostile at all. The next day, GALAX users at Hajime and Sugane's school receive word that some spoiled milk has been sent to their school, and they act together to warn the other students.

2013-08-02T15:00:00Z

1x04 (4) Kitsch

1x04 (4) Kitsch

  • 2013-08-02T15:00:00Z23m

The mysterious "Crowds" are revealed to be strange beings controlled by the GALAX users. Meanwhile, Joe fights against the strange alien known as Berg Katze, but is beaten back when Katze uses a NOTE of their own.

2013-08-09T15:00:00Z

1x05 (5) Collaboration

1x05 (5) Collaboration

  • 2013-08-09T15:00:00Z23m

While Hajime clashes with Sugane and Paiman about why the Gatchaman are so secretive, Rui is faced with a dissenter in one of the "Hundred", who believes that Crowds should be used to kill evil politicians.

2013-08-16T15:00:00Z

1x06 (6) Originality

1x06 (6) Originality

  • 2013-08-16T15:00:00Z23m

Utsu-tsu risks her life to heal the wounded, and Hajime's identity is revealed to the world. Rui helps Hajime and Utsu-tsu evade the press, but then demands they give up being Gatchaman, because GALAX makes Gatchaman unnecessary.

2013-08-23T15:00:00Z

1x07 (7) Abjection

1x07 (7) Abjection

  • 2013-08-23T15:00:00Z23m

Rui decides to stand against Katze using the might of Crowds, but Katze uses the power of Gatchaman to overwhelm them. The Gatchaman team rushes to Rui's rescue, but find themselves outmatched.

2013-08-30T15:00:00Z

1x08 (8) Genuine

1x08 (8) Genuine

  • 2013-08-30T15:00:00Z23m

Katze takes on Rui's form to steal control of GALAX and form a new "Hundred". Hajime suggests the best way to fight is for the Gatchaman team and Rui to reveal themselves and go public. Rui learns a troubling fact about the side effects of Crowds.

2013-09-06T15:00:00Z

1x09 (9) Forgery

1x09 (9) Forgery

  • 2013-09-06T15:00:00Z23m

Katze continues to distort Rui's vision, giving Crowds to people Rui had decided were too dangerous to have it, and staging attacks on government targets. Hajime sets up a 'Gatchannel' live stream, where Rui publicly apologies over the usage of Crowds and urges those that have it to not use it, and Hajime explains that the Gatchaman will confront Katze even if she is still unsure they can win. Hajime's determination inspires Sugane to confront J.J..

2013-09-13T15:00:00Z

1x10 (10) Crowds

1x10 (10) Crowds

  • 2013-09-13T15:00:00Z23m

After taunting Hajime on GALAX, Katze sets the Neo-Hundred after the Prime Minister. The Gatchaman team are forced to protect him while trying to find a way to stop the Crowds without harming the users.

2013-09-20T15:00:00Z

1x11 (11) Gamification

1x11 (11) Gamification

  • 2013-09-20T15:00:00Z23m

Rui regains control of X, and uses the GALAX network to help the Gatchaman team in the crisis. Hajime convinces the Prime Minister to broadcast a message on the Gatchannel, asking everyone to join the GALAX network and band together. But Katze takes the form of the Prime Minister, once again urging people to use Crowds.

Season Finale

2013-09-27T15:00:00Z

1x12 (12) Collage

Season Finale

1x12 (12) Collage

  • 2013-09-27T15:00:00Z23m

As more citizens use Crowds and fight against each other, chaos breaks out. O.D. risks everything to retrieve Rui's NOTE from Katze. Hajime sends her mother a cryptic message, then leaves for a final showdown with Katze.

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