DA (警備員の闇 (DA) DA?, lit. "Security Officer Darkness") is the fifth episode of the Toaru Kagaku no Accelerator anime series. It was broadcast on August 9th 2019.


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Adapted FromEdit

Major EventsEdit

  • Anti-Skill and DA clash. However, their battle is interrupted by the arrival of Scavengers trying to eliminate both of them, turning it into a massacre.
    • DA try to use the Tarantula but it is put out of commission by the Scavengers.
    • Esther Rosenthal and Hutuou arrive in time to save the unconscious Misaka 10046 and alongside Yomikawa Aiho, they end up facing Naru of the Scavengers.


By order of appearance:


New AbilitiesEdit


New LocationsEdit


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  • The voice actors for the unnamed DA members are Kikuchi Michitake, Ban Taito, Tanabe Kousuke, Ono Masamu, Suzuki Ryōta and Sugisaki Ryō.
  • The voice actor for the unnamed Tarantula Pilot is Kumagai Hantarō.
  • The voice actor for the unnamed Anti-Skill company commander is Souma Kouichi.


Cultural ReferencesEdit

Differences in AdaptationEdit

  • Bulky, heavy-set, boxy design in the manga
  • The leaner, higher-mounted, sleeker design in the anime
  • The place where Anti-Skill and DA clashes was unnamed in the manga.
  • The design of the Tarantula is changed in the anime adaptation.

Animation TriviaEdit

  • In the manga, Tarantula's String Juicer tore the Anti-Skill officers apart limb from limb.[1] It is censored in broadcast.


# Title Time Scene & Notes
1 Unverified Track Anti-Skill attacks DA
2 Shadow is the Light Opening
3 Unverified Track Assault on DA, Audio conference
4 Unverified Track Scavenger listening in, Assault continues
5 Unverified Track Tarantula
6 Unverified Track String Juicer, Scavenger arrives
7 Unverified Track Eyecatch
8 Unverified Track Scavenger VS Tarantula
9 Unverified Track Falling, Esther's arrival
10 Unverified Track
11 Unverified Track Accelerator heads out
12 Parole Ending



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