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Petshop of Horrors

Petshop of Horrors

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Pet Shop of Horrors

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 2, 1999 to Mar 23, 1999
Duration: 22 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.491 (scored by 13037 users)
Ranked: #14872
Popularity: #1169
Members: 22,181
Favorites: 175
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horror mystery supernatural

Synopsis

Count D, a quite interesting pet shop owner from an area called Chinatown, sells rare and hard to come by pets to people longing for something special, but with each sale comes a contract. If the rules of the contract are followed, everything goes fine, but if someone should break the rules of the contract, the pet shop cannot be held responsible for anything unfortunate that might happen. Leon Orcot, a homicide detective, has linked many odd and unexplainable deaths together; they all were customers of Count D's pet shop, and he intends to find out why.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Petshop of Horrors

Characters & Voice Actors

Count D
Count D
Main
Seki, Toshihiko
Japanese
Seki, Toshihiko
Demita, John
English
Demita, John
...
Orcot, Leon
Orcot, Leon
Main
Onosaka, Masaya
Japanese
Onosaka, Masaya
Kim, Il
Korean
Kim, Il
Q-chan
Q-chan
Supporting
Yamada, Miho
Japanese
Yamada, Miho
Alice
Alice
Supporting
Lee, Wendee
English
Lee, Wendee
Yoshida, Sayuri
Japanese
Yoshida, Sayuri
...

Staff

Hirata, Toshio
Director
Nagahama, Norihiko
Episode Director
Inoue, Akane
Script
Kawajiri, Yoshiaki
Storyboard



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Jan 16, 2008
FreyrXtreme
This anime should be watched expecting nothing at all, it may not be developed as other series and it seems like if the budget was really limited but keeping all those issues aside, it’s a really interesting anime to watch.

It doesn’t compare to the actual manga, but the chapters selected for the anime are the more interesting. Though there are two main characters, count D (do not mistake him for Dracula) and detective Leon Orcot (those two have a really funny love/hate relationship), the real characters are those involved with the story of each episode.

Each episode has a different story line, they may be short read more
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Nov 18, 2011
judojon
Ever since The Twilight Zone, there have been countless anthology shows consisting of supernatural parables made to be lessons and food-for-thought for the viewer. This trend is even present in anime. Case in point Petshop of Horrors, a 4 episode OVA produced by Madhouse in 1999. This collection of horror stories is quite Twilight Zone-esque in nature, with each episode being a stand alone parable. While the shows does have some things working against it, it is still a treat for fans of this type of show.

The 4 stories are connected are by a petshop that secretly deals in strange creatures that come with a read more
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Recommendations

it has the same old drawing stile and there bolth about fable animals
They're both about a supernatural shop; one that grands wishes to the customer and one that sells rare animals, but both the shops claim to fulfil the dreams of their customer. In the end both shops are there to teach the customer a wise lesson.

Opening Theme

"Jikuu Ryokou" by LEGOLGEL

Ending Theme

"Melody" by LEGOLGEL

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