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Chakuro is the 14-year-old archivist of the Mud Whale, a nigh-utopian island that floats across the surface of an endless sea of sand. Nine in ten of the inhabitants of the Mud Whale have been blessed and cursed with the ability to use saimia, special powers that doom them to an early death. Chakuro and his friends have stumbled across other islands, but they have never met, seen, or even heard of a human who wasn't from their own. One day, Chakuro visits an island as large as the Mud Whale and meets a girl who will change his destiny.

Series Cast

  1. Hiroshi Kamiya

    Hiroshi Kamiya

    Shuan (voice)

    12 Episodes

  2. Natsuki Hanae

    Natsuki Hanae

    Chakuro (voice)

    12 Episodes

  3. Yuuichirou Umehara

    Yuuichirou Umehara

    Ōni (voice)

    12 Episodes

  4. Daiki Yamashita

    Daiki Yamashita

    Ryodari (voice)

    12 Episodes

  5. Manaka Iwami

    Manaka Iwami

    Rikosu (voice)

    12 Episodes

  6. Mikako Komatsu

    Mikako Komatsu

    Ginshu (voice)

    12 Episodes

  7. Nobunaga Shimazaki

    Nobunaga Shimazaki

    Suō (voice)

    12 Episodes

  8. Akira Ishida

    Akira Ishida

    Orca

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Children of the Whales

Season 1

2017 | 12 Episodes

Season 1 of Children of the Whales premiered on October 8, 2017.

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Children of the Whales

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Original Name クジラの子らは砂上に歌う

Status Ended

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Original Language Japanese

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