Made in Abyss is a terrifying series that is a little gloomy and has serious ideas about Abyss, which is a huge hole in the middle of the earth full of dangers and incredible finds.
The show’s unique narrative ideas are unusual and unlike anything else in the world. It creates a world that is extremely beautiful and exquisitely detailed, just like reality.
Chilling soundtracks are also a part of the show’s distinct mood, which is in sync and blending with the mood of the viewers as a whole and engaging enough to keep you wanting to keep watching.
If you’re going to watch Made in Abyss, go through it in this Watch order.
I. TV Series
- Made in Abyss (2017)
- Made in Abyss: The Golden City of the Scorching Sun (2022)
- Made in Abyss Movie 1: Tabidachi no Yoake (2019)
- Made in Abyss Movie 2: Hourou Suru Tasogare (2019)
- Made in Abyss Movie 3: Fukaki Tamashii no Reimei (2020)
1. Made in Abyss
Aired: Jul 7, 2017 to Sep 29, 2017
The Abyss is a gaping chasm stretching down into the earth’s depths, teeming with mysterious creatures and relics from a long time ago. How did it come about? What is at the very bottom? Countless brave individuals known as Divers have attempted to unravel the mysteries of the Abyss by fearlessly plunging into its darkest depths. Those who remain on the surface revere the White Whistles, the best and bravest of the Divers.
Riko, the missing White Whistle Lyza the Annihilator’s daughter, aspires to be like her mother and explore the depths of the Abyss.However, as a new Red Whistle, she is only allowed to explore its uppermost layer. Despite this, Riko has a chance encounter with a mysterious robot dressed as a young boy. Reg is named after her, and he has no recollection of the events that led up to his discovery. Certain that the technology used to create Reg must have come from deep within the Abyss, the two decide to venture into the chasm to recover his memories and see the bottom of the great pit for themselves. They are, however, unaware of the harsh reality that is the true existence of the Abyss.
2. Made in Abyss Movie 1: Tabidachi no Yoake
Aired: Jan 4, 2019
The film is a re-enactment of episodes 1-8 of the 2017 television series, with new scenes added for the opening. It spans the time between Riko’s descent into the Abyss with her robot companion Reg and their arrival at the second layer, where they meet the White Whistle Ozen, who reveals information about Riko’s mother.
3. Made in Abyss Movie 2: Hourou Suru Tasogare
Aired: Jan 18, 2019
The film is a re-enactment of episodes 9-13 of the 2017 television series. Riko and Reg descend to the third layer, where Riko encounters the Curse for the first time. They descend to the fourth layer, where an Orbed Piercer injures Riko’s arm and Reg attempts to save her. Nanachi arrives and saves Riko’s poisoned arm. In exchange, Nanachi requests that Reg murder her immortal companion Mitty. Nanachi then joins Riko and Reg in their quest to reach the Abyss’s bottom.
4. Made in Abyss Movie 3: Fukaki Tamashii no Reimei
Aired: Jan 17, 2020
Riko, Regu, and their newfound friend Nanachi continue their perilous descent down the Abyss, reaching the fifth layer, The Sea of Corpses. When the main trio arrives at the Idofront research station, they meet the mysterious Prushka, the alleged daughter of Bondrewd, who leads them to the White Whistle, who is responsible for Nanachi’s dark past. Despite the friendly appearances of the people of Idofront, Nanachi warns the young adventurers that not everything is as it appears. What sacrifices must be made in order to continue the journey down to the bottom of the Abyss, with the only route to the sixth layer shrouded in mystery and Bonedrewd’s schemes awaiting them?
5. Made in Abyss: The Golden City of the Scorching Sun
Following the events of Made in Abyss Movie 3: Dawn of the Deep Soul, the third instalment of Made in Abyss follows Reg, Riko, and Nanachi on their adventure in the Sixth Layer, The Capital of the Unreturned.