Key: The Metal Idol
To satisfy the last wishes of her grandfather, a robot must make 30,000 friends in order to become human.
S01:E01 - Startup
Young, naive Key arrives in Tokyo, where she wanders the streets aimlessly until she's picked up by a shady photographer looking for models for adult videos. But a chance encounter with her childhood friend Sakura saves her ... for the moment.
S01:E02 - Cursor I
Key meets Sakura's crew of friends.
S01:E03 - Cursor II
Key is on a race to make 30,000 friends.
S01:E04 - Access
As a crowd gathers below the building of a suspected jumper, Key is pulled into a treacherous position ... literally. That's when Key's grandfather's assistant, Tomoyo Wakagi, appears. Meanwhile at home, Shuichi starts hearing a strange singing from his computer speakers...
S01:E05 - Scroll I
Sakura and Shuichi have suspicions that Key is a robot.
S01:E06 - Scroll II
Key makes a voyage to Prince Snake-Eye's temple.
S01:E07 - Run
After their first big showdown, everyone-good, and bad-are busy regrouping and deciding what their next moves will be. Where does this leave Key?
S01:E08 - Goto
This is Episode 8.
S01:E09 - Return
While 'D' recovers from his last battle, Ajo leaves him locked up in a cell with only a computer terminal ... and a mission. Meanwhile, Sakura and Key are thrilled to learn that Shuichi's connections are paying off.
S01:E10 - Bug
While Ajo does his best (worst?) to exploit Miho, Prince Snake-Eye threatens anyone considering giving Key an audition. Then Shuichi decides it's a good time to play private investigator in Mamio Valley-key and Sakura's hometown.
S01:E11 - Save
Sakura is annoyed to discover that Shuichi has already returned, so the two of them arrange a chat. After she admits that Key's auditions aren't going well, he tells her about Key's mom, then hands over a ticket ... to Miho's next concert!
S01:E12 - Virus I
Shuichi uncovers Prince Snake-Eye's sinister plot.
S01:E13 - Virus II
As things move toward a climax, everyone who's anyone makes it to Miho's concert-where chaos ensues. Especially so, after the crowd hears the 'lullaby' song that Key's author has been teasing her fans.
S01:E14 - System
It's the big reveal, with the meaning of the photograph found in Tomyo village deciphered, Doc's life story finally told, and Tokiko and Key's connection ultimately revealed.
S01:E15 - Exit
This is the Final Episode.