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Strike Witches Movie

Strike Witches Movie

Alternative Titles

Japanese: 劇場版 ストライクウィッチーズ

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 17, 2012
Duration: 1 hr. 37 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.721 (scored by 8289 users)
Ranked: #9762
Popularity: #1631
Members: 17,555
Favorites: 63
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Synopsis

In 1945, Yoshika Miyafuji, who lost her witch powers during the Strike Witches' last assignment, has been studying to become a doctor. Shizuka Hattori, one of her cadets in the Imperial Fuso Navy, then arrives to deliver a message: Yoshika is to be transferred for study abroad in Europe.

(Source: Kadokawa)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Strike Witches Gekijouban: Kaeritai Basho, Strike Witches Gekijouban: 501 Butai Hasshinshimasu!
Prequel: Strike Witches: Operation Victory Arrow

Characters & Voice Actors

Hattori, Shizuka
Hattori, Shizuka
Main
Uchida, Aya
Japanese
Uchida, Aya
Miyafuji, Yoshika
Miyafuji, Yoshika
Main
Fukuen, Misato
Japanese
Fukuen, Misato
Akimoto, Yoshiko
Akimoto, Yoshiko
Supporting
Midori, Junko
Japanese
Midori, Junko
Amagi, Lieutenant
Amagi, Lieutenant
Supporting
Shimizu, Hidemitsu
Japanese
Shimizu, Hidemitsu

Staff

Takamura, Kazuhiro
Director
Takahashi, Masanori
Episode Director, Storyboard
Shimada, Humikane
Script, Original Creator, Original Character Design
Sakabe, Go
Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Arrangement



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Nov 30, 2012
7jaws7
The quality of a movie, television series, or book is always proportional to the quality of its characters. Regardless of your feelings on Strike Witches, the same rule applies here. I don’t make it a secret that I’m a monster fan; bias is inevitable. However, let me at least let give you a small glimpse of Strike Witches through my eyes, and if I’ve changed even just one person’s opinion, I’ve succeeded in this review.

Hitting on that first note about characters, what I liked most about the movie were the contrasting differences between the two main Witches. While Yoshika easily takes read more
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Nov 5, 2012
arsonal
Strike Witches the Movie is a refreshing and fitting sequel to the two television series. Those who are not familiar with the Strike Witches franchise receive a brief introduction to the premise of the series, but they may not be able to appreciate the unique personalities of each character fully if they have not watched the preceding works.

Strike Witches revolutionized the "mecha musume" genre of moe anthropomorphism, especially because of the special attention given to the realistic setting of the series. Compared to the futuristic setting of Shimada Humikane's earlier work Sky Girls, Strike Witches employs World War II era technology and personalities as read more
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Nov 9, 2012
ryanxwonbin
There is something about Strike Witches, despite all it's cheesiness, the mediocre plot, and the panty shots that leaves you fulfilled and always wishing for more. And just like the past seasons from before, the movie of the series delivers a fun ride with a conclusion that just leaves you warm and fuzzy in the end.

There isn't much to say about plot as it follows expectations you would have a movie adaptation, and it follows the typical Strike Witches formula. The Neuroi invade Europe, they catch the protagonists and army by surprise, and it's up to the 501st to reunite and save the day. Sounds read more
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Recommendations

both have similar, VERY SIMILAR main characters. both have superpowers. both have close friends of protagonist that are very similar. identical twin leaders. this is a very hurried version, but they are so similarly awesome it's uncanny 
reportRecommended by MoonfrostGirl

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Ending Theme

"Yakusoku no Sora he ~Watashi no Ita Basho~ (約束の空へ ~私のいた場所~)" by Yoko Ishida & Dai 501 Tougou Sentou Koukuu Dan with Shizuka Hattori

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