Edit Anime Information
What would you like to edit?
 

Munto


Alternative Titles

English: Munto
Japanese: MUNTO [ムント]

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 18, 2003
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Central Park Media
Studios: Kyoto Animation
Source: Original
Genres: Magic, Romance, Fantasy
Duration: 54 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.941 (scored by 5,945 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #38462
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3301
Members: 14,944
Favorites: 41
6.94
Ranked #3846Popularity #3301Members 14,944
Add to List
Episodes: /1
buy from amazon
* Your list is public by default.

Synopsis

Akuto, the main source of energy is running low and the Heavens, a world of islands, hidden beyond time, floating above ours, has united against the Magical Kingdom whom uses the most energy. To save both the Magical Kingdom and the Heavens and restore the flow of akuto, the Magical King Munto must follow a vision and find the girl Yumemi in the lower world. Yumemi herself is just a normal girl except that she is the only one who can see the islands of the Heavens floating above. When Munto appears before her she starts thinking about hers and others responsibility to the world.

(Source: ANN)

Background

No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.

Related Anime


Characters & Voice Actors

Gass
Supporting
Leica
Supporting
Takamori, Kazuya
Supporting
Matsui, Syogo
Japanese
Irita
Supporting

Staff

Hatta, Youko
Producer
Kigami, Yoshiji
Director, Script
Tamura, Seiki
Art Director


Edit Opening Theme

No opening themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an opening theme here.

Edit Ending Theme

No ending themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an ending theme here.




More reviewsReviews

Mar 16, 2013
Abs0 (All reviews)
Story: Cliched fanfiction-level shit. I could talk about the shitty underage romance subplot (a loner encounters a 13 yo girl and they fall in love...in the river), or how fucking socially retarded Munto is: appears out of nowhere and demands a girl give him her "power", when she doesn't even know who he is or what he's talking about. Tells her to "believe in herself", and she actually says "I believe in myself" when all she did was touch Munto. That was literally all she had to do. "Believe in yourself" is literally the most overused line in the history of shitty fanfiction. I would read more
Jul 5, 2012
angelsreview (All reviews)
This is one of those interesting looking shows from Kyoto animation. This story seems a bit forced in the beginning. The story actually revolves around Yumemi Hidaka instead of Munto so I’m not really all that sure why the show is named after Munto. It should have been called magical girl or destiny girl, which would be closer to it I think.

I don’t really understand why there is a storyline within a story line. It seems like it confuses it. Fortunately, it makes up for it by the same feeling of Air and Clannad. This has the same feeling as them where if revolves around read more
Feb 4, 2017
TheAlmightyPTGod (All reviews)
Munto is the first work of Kyoto Animation, Mundo is the king of a magical kingdom that floats in the sky thanks to a magical power called Akuto. One day when the Akuto is reaching is end, Mundo descendes to earth searching for a girl that have the power to restore the link between the Earth and the magical kingdom.

Story: 6 out of 10

They have an interesting setting but unfortunately they lost time with meaningless actions that didn't make any contribution to the story.

Art: 7 out of 10

At first i really didn't like the art but that's because i already saw many animes until today read more
May 13, 2017
HanbeiCat (All reviews)
This anime was a part of my childhood, and so I decided to watch this movie for nostalgia.
It was such a disappointment.

Story 3/10
The story is there are some pillars falling from the sky and that is causing Munto's kingdom to fall. His world resides in an alternate dimension. However, there is only one girl on earth who can see Munto's dimension as well as the flying pillars, and she is the only one who can "save the world." Munto has to convince her to cross over into his dimension and help him.

This premise is incredibly interesting in theory but this movie does read more

Recommendations


Recent News


Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Munto Episode 1 Discussion
Stark700 - Aug 27, 2013
1 replies by lihle808 »»
Sep 13, 3:52 PM

Recent Featured Articles

Hit Anime Studios and Their Biggest Disappointments

Hit Anime Studios and Their Biggest Disappointments

We know Madhouse for Death Note and One Punch Man, Kyoto Animation for Haruhi Suzumiya and Clannad, and Studio Ghibli for basically everything they make. But what about their flops? Their biggest disappointments? Who remembers these clangers?