Absolutely Lovely Children
TV Series - Apr 6, 2008 through Mar 26, 2009
絶対可憐チルドレン - Japanese
Zettai Karen Chirudoren - Japanese
超能少女組 - Mandarin Chinese
In the future, as people with ESP increase in numbers, so does the possible good and evil they can cause to society. The Japanese government establishes of the Base of Backing ESP Laboratory (B.A.B.E.L.) a special esper organization tasked with dealing with situations that can't be resolved by ordinary means, including dealing with espers engaged in criminal activity. Kōichi Minamoto, a 20 year-old prodigy is assigned by B.A.B.E.L. to the task of supervising the most powerful espers in the country, a trio of gifted but mischievous 10-year-old girls known as "The Children".
The Children and Minamoto must deal with several enemy organizations, each with conflicted views regarding the role of espers in the world, including "P.A.N.D.R.A.", a cadre of rogue espers determined to wage war against the rest of mankind, the "Black Phantom", a mercenary organization who brainwashes espers into living tools of destruction and the "Normal People",non-esper individuals view espers as a threat.
Audiences: Kodomo, Shōjo
Genres: Action, Comedy
Themes: Dreams, Elementary School, Family, Friendship, Future, Magical Girls, Special Powers