Carnival Phantasm (カーニバル・ファンタズム, Kānibaru Fantazumu?) is a parody anime based on Take Moon (テイクムーン, Teiku Mūn?), a Tsukihime parody manga created by Eri Takenashi, the author of Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens and character designer of Girls' Work. It also uses stories based on doujins collected in official anthologies. It places characters of the Fate and Tsukihime series into various comedic situations. It introduces three new Neco-Arcs, Neco-Arc Bubbles‎, Neco-Arc Destiny‎, and Neco-Arc Evolution. There are currently no plans for a film version.[1]

Episode listEdit

# Title Original airdate
01 The 5th Great Clash of the Magicians: The Holy Grail War
Dai-go-ji Majutsushi Dai-gekitosu Chikichiki Seihai Sensō (第5次魔術師大激突チキチキ聖杯戦争)
August 12, 2011
Ahnenerbe intro:

The 5th Great Clash of the Magicians: The Holy Grail War: The Holy Grail War gets reduced to a wacky game show.

White Moon-Princess Phantas-Moon:

Next Episode Preview:

02 Badump! Melty Blood
Doki Meruti Buraddo (ドキッ☆メルティブラッド)
August 12, 2011
Ahnenerbe intro:

Badump! Melty Blood: The female cast of Tsukihime get involved in a game of beach volleyball that turns violent.

Sharing Tables:

Afterschool! Alley Alliance:

Next Episode Preview:

03 It's a Daydream Everywhere
Dokodemo Hinata no Yume (どこでもヒナタノユメ)
August 12, 2011
Arcueid decides to enroll in school in order to be closer to Shiki. Also Ilya creates mischief using her magic.
04 Badump! Date Super Plan
Dokidoki Dēto Dai-sakusen (ドキドキデート大作戦)
August 12, 2011
Shirou asks Rin to record a T.V. show for him, but it turns out to be too much for her. Then, the main protagonists of Fate/Stay Night and Tsukihime meet and discuss their problems namely how they can accomplish dating all the heroines of their respective games on the same day.
05 Berserker's First Errand
Bāsākā Hajimete no Otsukai (バーサーカー はじめてのおつかい)
October 28, 2011
While sent on an errand for his master Berserker unknowingly finishes the Holy Grail War.
06 Type-Moon Serial TV Novel Sakura
Katasuki Renzoku Terebi Shōsetsu Sakura (型月連続テレビ小説 さくら)
October 28, 2011
A T.V. soap style episode that stars Rider in her attempts to protect Sakura from her malicious brother.
07 An Expert Gift
Tsū na Okurimono (通な贈り物)
October 28, 2011
Arcueid decides to cook okonomiyaki for Shiki. Also, starring Caster of Fate/Stay Night, it focuses on the inner workings of a woman who happens to be a hidden Otaku.
08 Saber at work
Hataraku Seibā (はたらくセイバー)
October 28, 2011
Saber gets a job working for Ahnenerbe, however on her first day the situation almost immediately becomes chaotic.
- Ilya's Castle
Iriya Jō (イリヤ城)
October 28, 2011
A playthrough of the Fate/hollow ataraxia mini game, Ilya's Castle, the voice actors of Fate/stay night provide a hilarious live commentary in-character.
EX EX Season
November 26, 2011
Caren Ortensia attempts to control the world using money with varying degrees of success, Phantas-Moon receives a movie adaption of her T.V. show, and Shiki is involved in a love plot that spans years.
09 Holy Grail Grand Prix
Seihai Granprix ()
December 31, 2011
The Masters and Servants enter a race to win the holy grail. Sehai-kun appears to offer Shinji questionable advice.
10 Loli Reversion
Sennō Tantei Rori Gaeri (洗脳探偵ロリ返り)
December 31, 2011
Shiki is forced to take care of his sister after her personality reverts to that of a 4-year old. Kohaku creates stories based on Hisui's detective persona with comical results.
11 Final Dead Lancer
- (-)
December 31, 2011
Lancer is approached by Grail-kun who warns him of his impending demise within the story of Carnival Phantasm.
12 Badump! Date Super Plan - Answer
Dokidoki Dēto Dai-sakusen - Kaitō-hen (ドキドキデート大作戦 解答編)
December 31, 2011
A continuation of Episode 4 "Badump! Date Super Plan". Shiki and Shirou attempt to simultaneously date all of their heroines at once in a single day with disastrous results. The Ahnenerbe holds a party to celebrate the end of the series, and it includes various characters that have not appeared in the series from Fate/Zero, Fate/hollow ataraxia, Kara no Kyoukai, and Notes. The final segment features Ayaka Sajyou calling Ahnenerbe as a lead in to Fate/Prototype.
- Fate/Prototype
December 31, 2011
Fate/Prototype is a digest version of the original novel concept of Fate/stay night that follows the heroine Ayaka Sajō and a male version of Saber.
Bonus episodes shown at TYPE-MOON Fes.



TYPE-MOON Cafe for Carnival Phantasm

The Good Smile Cafe hosted the "TYPE-MOON Cafe for Carnival Phantasm" from August 23, 2011 to September 25, 2011 in celebration of the release of the series and TYPE-MOON's tenth anniversary. It was decorated with Carnival Phantasm posters, various character figurines, and signed Carnival Phantasm scripts. They sold character buttons and featured an Exchange Notebook with the first page signed by Takashi Takeuchi and second page signed by Kinoko Nasu. They sold a Great Cat Mapo Rice (G.C.M) (G・C・M(グレート・キャット・マーボライス)?), and two flavored drinks, the Saber drink, Excalibur: The Sword of Promised Victory (約束された勝利の剣(エクスカリバー)?), and the Rin drink, Average One: Great Five Element Wielder (五大元素使い(アベレージ・ワン)?).[2][3]



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