Angel Cop

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: エンゼルコップ


Type: OVA
Episodes: 6
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 1, 1989 to May 20, 1994
Producers: Soeishinsha
Licensors: Discotek Media
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, GoreGore
Duration: 29 min. per ep.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 5.991 (scored by 75757,575 users)
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Ranked: #99682
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Popularity: #4651
Members: 22,347
Favorites: 102


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Episodes: /6


Sometime in the future, terrorism in Japan has become commonplace, and the police have become almost as brutal as criminals. A member of the Special Security Force known as Angel, is the best of the best, stopping at nothing in her fight for justice.

Things get interesting for Angel and her partner, Raiden, when they begin investigating a series of murders in which the victims were known criminals, killed in very unpleasant ways. This trio of killers known as Hunters, is a group of psychics that have banded together to hunt down the lowest scum in the city and bring them to justice.

After a couple of encounters between the cops and the psychics, two of the psychics begin to think that maybe they're not the good guys after all; but the third prefers killing to morality. Augmented by cybernetics from a mysterious source, this third hunter heads out on a killing spree, with the Special Security Force as the first target.

Even with help from the other two psychics and her newly cyborged partner (after an unfortunate accident), Angel is going to have her work cut out trying to find the rogue psychic and the organization behind the Hunters.


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Characters & Voice Actors

Mikawa, Angel

Doi, Mika

Sakada, Isamu

Ebara, Masashi


Hironaka, Kumiko


Sasaki, Nozomu

Haishyo, Taki

Utsumi, Kenji


Kitamura, Kouichi


Mizutani, Yuuko


Genda, Tesshou


Seki, Toshihiko


Saka, Osamu


Itano, Ichirou
Director, Episode Director, Script, Storyboard, Screenplay, Animation Director, Original Creator
Aikawa, Shou


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Ending Theme

"Itami (痛み)" by Crayon-sha (クレヨン社)


Jan 12, 2020
Angel Cop at a surface level is in extremely poor taste; snuff p*rn of fanatical communists, mind r*ping, not so subtle Japanese nationalism, muscle woman tiddy and an infamous rant that would bring down the full wrath of a certain anti defamation group. Beyond all the crazy rants and nihilistic shock value however, are clearly the creative minds of very politically conscious and well informed people.

Sure the conspiracy thriller is ridiculous and utterly overshadowed by any Oshii political thriller. Like Oshii however, it is all tied to very very relevant and to use a meme; 'redpilled' geo/political discourse. No better example of this is seen ...
Jan 21, 2016
Mixed Feelings
"Unless you want a .45 caliber lobotomy real fucking back, you better tell your friend over there to put the fucking knife down." - Angel

I have returned once again, from the gratuitously ultraviolent era of anime past... the 80s OVAs! For those who aren't yet in the know- the 80s are now famous for having produced some of the most outrageous, over the top bloody, gory, and violent anime ever. Back when you had to get anime on sketchy bootleg VHS tapes that cost $40 a pop just to see an animated titty. Back when blowing heads off and turning characters into meat fountains was ...
Nov 15, 2014

"If this is JUSTICE... then I am a banana!" Just try to imagine lines as stupid as that being read with a speech cadence that makes Christopher Walken's seem ordinary. Today I am revisiting and re-reviewing one of the worst anime I have ever tackled on MAL. Angel Cop is fairly famous in circles of older otaku for being one of the absolute worst anime of all time. I didn't adequately explain just how BAD this series is last time, so I hope to recitify that with this new review!

Plot: 1/10

The plot is that in the future, Japan has become a global superpower and ...

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