A Certain Scientific Railgun

A Certain Scientific Railgun
A Certain Scientific Railgun manga vol 1.jpg
Cover of first manga volume featuring Kuroko Shirai (left) and Mikoto Misaka (right).
とある科学の超電磁砲 (レールガン)
(Toaru Kagaku no Rērugan)
GenreAdventure, science fiction[1]
Created byKazuma Kamachi
Motoi Fuyukawa
Manga
Written byKazuma Kamachi
Illustrated byMotoi Fuyukawa
Published byASCII Media Works
English publisher
MagazineDengeki Daioh
DemographicShōnen
Original runFebruary 25, 2007 – present
Volumes16
Anime television series
Directed byTatsuyuki Nagai
Written bySeishi Minakami
Music byMaiko Iuchi
StudioJ.C.Staff
Licensed by
Original networkTokyo MX, MBS, Chiba TV, tvk, Teletama, AT-X
English network
Original run October 3, 2009 March 20, 2010
Episodes24
Original video animation
Directed byTatsuyuki Nagai
Written bySeishi Minakami
Music byMaiko Iuchi
StudioJ.C.Staff
ReleasedOctober 29, 2010
Runtime34 minutes
Game
DeveloperKadokawa Games
PublisherASCII Media Works
GenreVisual novel
PlatformPlayStation Portable
ReleasedDecember 8, 2011
Anime television series
A Certain Scientific Railgun S
Directed byTatsuyuki Nagai
Written bySeishi Minakami
Music byMaiko Iuchi
StudioJ.C.Staff
Licensed by
Universal/Sony
Funimation
Muse Communication
Animatsu Entertainment
Original networkTokyo MX, AT-X
Original run April 12, 2013 September 27, 2013
Episodes24
Anime television series
A Certain Scientific Railgun T
Directed byTatsuyuki Nagai
Written byShogo Yasukawa
Music byMaiko Iuchi
StudioJ.C.Staff
Licensed by
Funimation
Original networkAT-X, Tokyo MX, BS11, MBS
Original run January 10, 2020 September 25, 2020
Episodes25
Other

A Certain Scientific Railgun (Japanese: とある科学の超電磁砲 (レールガン), Hepburn: Toaru Kagaku no Rērugan) is a Japanese manga series written by Kazuma Kamachi and illustrated by Motoi Fuyukawa, which began serialization in the April 2007 issue of ASCII Media Works' Dengeki Daioh magazine. The manga is a spin-off of Kamachi's A Certain Magical Index light novel series, taking place before and during the events of that series. The manga is licensed in North America by Seven Seas Entertainment, who began publishing the series in June 2011. An anime television series adaptation by J.C. Staff aired in Japan between October 2009 and March 2010, followed by an original video animation released in October 2010. A second season titled A Certain Scientific Railgun S aired between April and September 2013. A third season titled A Certain Scientific Railgun T aired between January and September 2020. The anime is licensed in by Funimation (North America) and Muse Communication (Southeast Asia).

  1. ^ "A Certain Scientific Railgun". Funimation. Archived from the original on July 7, 2017. Retrieved December 17, 2018.