Diabolik Lovers (ディアボリックラヴァーズ, Diaborikku Ravāzu) is a Japanese visual novel franchise by Rejet. Its first entry was released on October 11, 2012 for the PlayStation Portable system. where the franchise has been made into various manga, anime, drama CDs, music CDs, fanbooks, and releasing six games with the first two having been remastered for the PlayStation Vita and released as "Limited V Editions".
The franchise has brought forth two 12-episode anime television adaptations by Zexcs which aired from September 16, 2013 to December 9, 2013 and September 23, 2015 to December 9, 2015. The first series was followed by an OVA which was included in Diabolik Lovers: Dark Fate on February 28, 2015. Three well-received stage plays also ran in August 2015, August 2016 and January 2018.
At the behest of her father, Yui Komori goes to live in a secluded mansion, home to the six Sakamaki brothers—Shuu, Reiji, Ayato, Kanato, Laito, and Subaru—a family of vampires. Though at first the siblings are confused as to why the girl has arrived, they soon realize that she is to be their new "sacrificial bride," not to mention their other, more carnal intentions for her. After meeting the brothers, Yui quickly begins to question why her father would have sent her here and why she feels a strange, new pain in her chest. With each brother more sadistic than the last, Yui's life as a captive takes a harrowing turn in her new home. As her days turn into endless nights, and each brother vows to make her his own, Yui falls deeper and deeper into madness and ecstasy.