Middle school student Mirai Onozawa is dissatisfied with her family circumstances and, in a moment of frustration, wishes to tear everything apart. Unfortunately, these destructive thoughts seem to come true in the form of a magnitude 8.0 earthquake just a few moments later.
When summer vacation begins, Mirai reluctantly takes her younger brother Yuuki to Odaiba, where a robot exhibition that he wanted to go to is being held. However, while they are in the exhibition center, the fury of a major earthquake shakes the Kanto region; helpless, both kids witness the devastating power of this natural disaster as it brings the city to its knees.
English: Tokyo Magnitude 8.0
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 10, 2009 to Sep 18, 2009
Premiered: Summer 2009
Broadcast: Fridays at 00:45 (JST)
Producers: Dentsu, Fuji TV, Toho, Asmik Ace, Sony Music Entertainment, Sakura Create
Licensors: Maiden Japan
Studios: Bones, Kinema Citrus
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
Eng Sub/Eng Subbed
10bit Japanese (Audio)