MekakuCity Actors


The Kagerou Project (カゲロウプロジェクト, lit. “Heat Haze Project”), also known as “Kagerou Daze” (カゲロウデイズ Kagerō Deizu, lit. “Heat Haze Daze”), is a Japanese mixed-media project. It started as a Vocaloid song series created by Jin (Shizen no Teki-P) (じん(自然の敵P)). The story revolves around the Mekakushi Dan, a group of teenagers with unusual eye-related powers.

The series became popular on the video sharing website Niconico after the release of the song “Kagerou Daze”, which also gave the series its name. The song has amassed over 3 million views and is the most popular song of the project. A 12-episode anime adaptation titled Mekakucity Actors (メカクシティアクターズ, lit. “Blindfold-city Actors”)—”Mekakucity” being a portmanteau of “mekakushi” (“blindfold” in Japanese) and “city”—aired between April 12 and June 28, 2014. The series was directed by Akiyuki Shinbo and produced by Shaft.

[June 18, 2014] OP & ED: daze / days
[June 25, 2014] Jin ft. MARiA from GARNiDELiA – Children Record
[July 09, 2014] Jin ft. Luna Haruna – Kisaragi Attention
[July 23, 2014] Jin ft. Koneko Yasagure – Mekakushi Code
[Aug 13, 2014] Jin ft. Shouichi Taguchi – Kagerou Days
[Aug 27, 2014] Jin ft. LiSA – Yuukei Yesterday
[Sep 10, 2014] Jin ft. LiSA – Headphone Actor
[Sep 24, 2014] Jin ft. Nanou – Konoha no Sekai Jijou
[Oct 08, 2014] Jin ft. Kohta Matsuyama – Lost Time Memory
[Nov 26, 2014] Jin ft. Aki Okui – Ayano no Koufuku Riron
[Nov 26, 2014] Jin ft. Takumi Yoshida – Kuusou Forest
[Dec 24, 2014] Jin ft. IA – Otsukimi Recital
[Dec 24, 2014] Jin – Summertime Record

Last Modified: July 12, 2017


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