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Psycho-Pass is a sci-fi police action anime by Urobuchi Gen and Production I.G., adapted into manga and light novel. In the future, "Psycho-Pass" technology allows to calculate how likely a person is to commit crime. Inspectors are in charge of deciding what to do with non-criminals whose "Crime Coefficient" is dangerously high.

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What Japanese books/piece of literatures that are shown in Psycho-Pass? [duplicate]

On this scene and other bookshelves of a Psycho-Pass AMV, there are some Japanese books. What are they?
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What is the background music played in Psycho-Pass episode 7 at 13:37?

The background music at 13:37 of episode 7 in Psycho-Pass season 1 is incredible but I am not able to identify it. I already tried music recognition apps like Shazam. They were not able to recognize ...
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How lucrative is being a psychiatrist or MHP in Japan IN PSYCHO-PASS?

In our society, psychiatrists are among the lowest paid physicians.* The Best- And Worst-Paying Jobs For Doctors I Don't Know - Med School Parody of "Let It Go" Unlike our society, mental health is ...
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Why are dominators activated for drones and robots?

Aren't dominators enabled after a cymatic scan, which judges the living person's personality based on its brainwaves? If so, why do the dominators get enabled in "lethal elimination" for drones in ...
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Why didn't Makishima spread the video of the Sibyl system?

In episode 17 Makishima is handed Gu-sung Choe's phone with a video that shows the the Sibyl system's true form. An episode earlier Gu-sung Choe said that if this video were to go public it would be ...
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Why is this person still alive in the ending?

I just finished watching Psycho Pass 2, an was wondering why Kamui Kirito is shown in the ending, sitting inside an isolation chamber? It's clearly shown how Sakuya Togane and Kamui shoot each other:...
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What states besides Japan have a/the Sibyl System?

I'm in the middle of Psycho-Pass Season 1. Without spoiling, what states besides Japan have a (or the?) Sibyl System? There's this part in Episode 13 where 'world' rather than 'Japan' is used. Does ...
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Does Tsunemori still try to catch Kougami at the end of the movie?

The end of this movie was a bit unclear for me. Ginoza said to her that Kougami isn't worth for her attention and that she should just leave him alone. But then Tsunemori responded that Ginoza hasn't ...
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In season 2, how did Koichi manage to obtain Aoi Tsunemori's ear?

Note: The whole post is a spoiler. How did Koichi come to be in possession of Aoi Tsunemori's ear? In Episode 9 of Psycho-Pass 2, Koichi Kuwashima gave a present to Akane Tsunemori before turning ...
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Why does Akane support Sybil?

I had a few questions in mind. Akane is someone who strongly believes in justice and she doesn't cross the line even she could. She knows Sybil is not the perfect system and lots of people do suffer ...
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Psycho Pass Episode / Special Order

I just watched season 1 (episodes 1-22) of Psycho Pass on Netflix and now I want to watch the rest. On the Funimation site there is: Episodes 1-22 (Season 1) Specials 1-11 Episodes 23-33 (Season 2) ...
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Why was Sakurai Takahiro recast in Psycho-Pass 2?

In Psycho-Pass (season 1), Sakurai Takahiro voiced Makishima Shougo. In Psycho-Pass 2, he voices Hinakawa Shou. I find it strange that the same voice actor would be cast to voice two different ...
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People should be wary of those who quote which author?

In the anime Psycho Pass they reference some of the major ideologically leading people. But there is a direct quote from one of the main characters saying "Be wary of those who quote ___" There is ...
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What are the differences between the original and the re-cut versions of Psycho-Pass?

I know that the original show has 22 episodes and the re-cut version has 11 one hour long episodes. However, I want to know if there are any major differences. What are the differences between the ...
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What was happening to Joshu Kasei at Sybil's core?

Spoilers for the latest episodes of Psycho-Pass. During the riots, Kagari and Choe enter Sybil's core. There, Joshu Kasei forces a dominator into lethal mode to kill Choe. Then, she kind of melts ...
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Why did they need to use an identikit to reproduce Makishima's face?

I've been watching Psycho-Pass. Makishima has been working as an art professor at a women academy. During an investigation, an audio clip is retrieved where a girl (this particular case's culprit) ...
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Why are people who haven't done anything wrong taken into custody?

I watched the first two episodes, and the anime was really interesting. Why are people who have a high number on the psycho-pass shot? In episode one, the victim was shot because she had a huge number ...
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Why don't Nobuchika Ginoza and Tomomi Masaoka share the same last name?

It's revealed in the last episode that: But, I don't understand why they don't share the same last name. There must be a particular reason for this.
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Why kill instead of question?

When the crime coefficient of an individual rises high enough, the Dominators are set to kill them when possible, seemingly by exploding them from inside. This causes some problems: The police lose ...
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What are the books/pieces of literature that are read/mentioned/seen in Psycho-Pass?

In Psycho-Pass, not only Makishima Shogo but Shinya Kogami were reading certain pieces of literature, but this pieces of literature shaped the series in a sense. So far what I could see in the series ...