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Series Information
Romaji En En no Shōbōtai
Kanji 炎炎ノ消防隊
Official Website fireforce-anime.jp
Genre Sci-Fi, Shōnen, Action, Supernatural, Fantasy
Staff
Director Yuki Yase[1]
Series Composition Yamato Haijima
Character Design Hideyuki Morioka
Music Composer Kenichiro Suehiro
Studio david production
Statistics
Original Run July 5, 2019-ongoing
Episodes

24

Streamers Funimation (Dub), Crunchyroll (Simulcast)

Fire Force (炎炎ノ消防隊, En En no Shōbōtai) is an anime produced by david production, based on the manga written and illustrated by Atsushi Ōkubo.

Description

In Year 198 of the Solar Era in Tokyo, Special Fire Force's are fighting against a phenomenon called Spontaneous Human Combustion where humans beings are turned into living infernos called “Infernals.” While the Infernals are First Generation cases of spontaneous human combustion, later generations possess the ability to manipulate flames while retaining human form. Shinra Kusakabe, a youth who gained the nickname Devil’s Footprints for his ability to ignite his feet at will, joins the Special Fire Force Company 8 which composes of other flames users as they work to extinguish any Infernals they encounter. As a faction that is creating Infernals appears, Shinra begins to uncover the truth behind a mysterious fire that caused the death of his family twelve years ago.

Overview

The anime was officially announced via the Fire Force twitter account, on 14th of November 2018. It was also announced via a colour page released in Weekly Shōnen Magazine on the 21st of November 2018, in its 51st issue.

On the 25th of February 2019, Funimation officially announced via their Twitter[2] that they had claimed official rights to the anime, and would be streaming it via their platform FunimationNow in the same year.

On the 17th of March 2019, the official Japanese and English Fire Force Twitter accounts released a second PV, which confirmed the air date to be July 6th, 2019, as well as for it to be broadcasted on the Japanese TV program block "Super Animeism" by television channel MBS.

Adult Swim began airing Funimation's English dub on their Toonami programming block on July 28th, 2019 in the United States.

Cast

Music

Opening Theme:

- Season 1:

- Season 2

Ending Theme:

- Season 1:

  • 『veil』 by Keina Suda
  • Nounai by Lenny code fiction

- Season 2: 

Episodes

The first episode aired in Japan on July 6th, 2019; with an English subbed version released by Crunchyroll an hour later, as well as an English dubbed version released by Funimation an hour after the Japan broadcast. The third episode, scheduled to air on July 20, 2019, was delayed due to an arson attack which took place at Kyoto Animation a day prior to the premiere.

The English air dates in the chart below reflect its U.S. broadcast on Adult Swim rather than its Funimation simuldub release.

A second season was announced in December 2019, and it premiered on July 4, 2020. The English dubbed version premiered on Toonami on November 8, 2020.

Season One

# Title Japanese Air Date English Air Date
1 Shinra Kusakabe Enlists July 6, 2019 July 28, 2019
2 The Heart of a Fire Soldier July 13, 2019 August 4, 2019
3 The Rookie Fire Soldier Games July 27, 2019 August 11, 2019
4 The Hero and the Princess August 3, 2019 August 18, 2019
5 The Battle Begins August 10, 2019 August 25, 2019
6 The Spark of Promise August 17, 2019 September 1, 2019
7 The Investigation of the 1st Commences August 24, 2019 September 8, 2019
8 Infernal Insects August 31, 2019 September 15, 2019
9 The Spreading Malice September 7, 2019 September 22, 2019
10 The Promise September 14, 2019 October 6, 2019
11 Formation of Special Fire Force Company 8 / The Mightiest Hikeshi September 21, 2019 October 13, 2019
12 Eve of Hostilities in Asakusa October 12, 2019 October 20, 2019
13 The Trap is Set October 19, 2019 October 27, 2019
14 For Whom The Flame Burns October 26, 2019 November 3, 2019
15 The Blacksmith's Dream November 2, 2019 November 10, 2019
16 We Are Family November 9, 2019 November 17, 2019
17 Black and White and Gray November 16, 2019 November 24, 2019
18 The Secrets of Pyrokinesis November 23, 2019 December 8, 2019
19 Into the Nether November 30, 2019 December 15, 2019
20 Wearing His Pride December 7, 2019 January 5, 2020
21 Those Connected December 14, 2019 January 12, 2020
22 A Brother's Determination December 21, 2019 January 19, 2020
23 Smile (episode) December 28, 2019 January 26, 2020
24 The Burning Past December 28, 2019 February 2, 2020

Season Two

# Title Japanese Air Date English Air Date
25 A Fire Soldier's Fight / A Man's Fight July 4, 2020 November 8, 2020
26 Flames of Madness July 11, 2020 November 15, 2020
27 A New Flashpoint July 18, 2020 November 22, 2020
28 Groping Through The Fire July 25, 2020 December 6, 2020
29 Corna (Sign of The Devil) / A Secret Plan August 1, 2020 December 13, 2020
30 The Time to Choose August 8, 2020 January 3, 2021
31 Road to the Oasis August 15, 2020 January 10, 2021
32 Smoldering Malevolence August 22, 2020 January 17, 2021
33 The Core August 29, 2020 January 24, 2021
34 The Woman in Black September 5, 2020 January 31, 2021
35 Dark Hero September 12, 2020 February 7, 2021
36 Shadows Cast by Divine Light September 19, 2020 February 14, 2021
37 A Pair of One-Eyes September 26, 2020 February 21, 2021
38 The Ashen Reaper October 3, 2020 February 28, 2021
39 A Three-Way Melee October 10, 2020 March 7, 2021
40 Mind Blown October 17, 2020 March 14, 2021
41 Boys, Be Weak October 24, 2020 March 21, 2021
42 The Holy Woman's Anguish / The Man, Assault October 31, 2020 March 28, 2021
43 The Oze Family November 7, 2020 April 4, 2021
44 Weapon of Destruction November 14, 2020 April 11, 2021
45 Enemy Contact November 21, 2020 April 18, 2021
46 Plot for Extinction November 28, 2020 April 25, 2021
47 Firecat December 5, 2020 May 2, 2021
48 Signs of Upheaval (episode) December 12, 2020 May 9, 2021

Promotional Material

Gallery

References

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Openings 1. Inferno • 2. MAYDAY • 3. SPARK-AGAIN • 4. Torch of Liberty
Endings 1. Veil • 2. Nо̄nai • 3. ID • 4. Desire
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