Within the Bloody Woods

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English: Within the Bloody Woods
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Type: ONA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 22, 2006 to Aug 5, 2006
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Source: Original
Genre: HorrorHorror
Duration: 1 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 3.381 (scored by 17591,759 users)
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Ranked: #131152
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Popularity: #10057
Members: 2,794
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A man wanders lost in the forest when he happens upon another person. At first thinking the stranger is injured, the man quickly realizes that isn't the case. The stranger, in fact, isn't even human—he's a zombie! Suddenly finding himself in danger, the man pulls out a machete to fight. The lost man must now defend himself against the dangers lurking in the forest...

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Nagao, Takena


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Nov 1, 2011
Mixed Feelings
Esta review también está en español.

Within the Bloody Woods (WtBW) is the fourth work of Nagao Takena (the only one in this page that didn't have a review until now n_n), and brings a few new features.
First, it's episodic: there are two chapters, unlike the other shorts, which were self conclusive. Second, there are voices! But I will expand about this later...

WtBW is about a man wondering in a dark wood. Fortunately, he meets a person. Unfortunately, that person's a zombie! But not everything is lost: our protagonist (for some reason) has a machete, and is willing to fight bravely against the undead!

The animation ...
Aug 2, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Wagwan! Alexandre desu.

Takena, the creator of the well known "Shitcom", brings yet another clay animation, this time on a two part short movie about a man in the woods in a zombie apocalypse.

If you compare this to other works from the same author, you can see the evolution in character design and this time it has a history with a beginning and an end. The MC realizes the danger in from of him, defends himself, just to be attacked by a bigger threat. This type of scene is clearly not new in the movie industry, where it tries to demonstrate the resolve and ...
Sep 23, 2020
This is a claymation, not an anime. Why is this on MAL? I'm so confused.

Apparently the creator of this is some prolific guy. To be honest, I thought that this was a college students final project/thesis thing..... or maybe that's too generous and I should say a highschool student's final project.

The only reason this wasn't a 1 in my books is because it had a story, was mostly consistent, and the story was simple. Guy's in the woods, meets a zombie. Simple and straightforward.

But yeah no, this is bad, really bad. It's also only 5 minutes total. Watch it, or don't that's up to you.

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