Wild Adapter

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Japanese: ワイルドアダプター
English: Wild Adapter
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 26, 2014 to Sep 30, 2015
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Anpro
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, MysteryMystery
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 28 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.211 (scored by 22092,209 users)
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Ranked: #80372
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Popularity: #6348
Members: 7,811
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Makoto Kubota wandered through life, not taking things too seriously or looking too deep within himself. His job as the head of the Izumo Group's youth gang kept him pleasantly occupied with yakuza wars, mahjong and assassinations... Until the day he stumbled upon a strange drug called Wild Adapter that produces bizarre side-effects—including death. Forever changed, Kubota becomes entangled with a drifter named Minoru Tokito, and the two form an unlikely companionship that draws them deeper into the mystery of Wild Adapter...

(Source: Tokyopop)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Kuzuya, Naoyuki
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Sugawara, Miho
Sound Director
Morikawa, Toshiyuki
Theme Song Performance
Ishikawa, Hideo
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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"Hyouryuusha (漂流者)" by Toshiyuki Morikawa & Hideo Ishikawa

Ending Theme

"Kaleidoscope (カレイドスコープ)" by Toshiyuki Morikawa & Hideo Ishikawa

May 8, 2017
Mixed Feelings
When I heard Wild Adapter was getting an anime adaptation (or rather, an OVA), I was excited but unfortunately, these two OVAs didn't live up to the expectation.

Rather than combining the gritty world built in the manga with violence and philosophy, this seemed to take only the action aspects. I understand that trying to tell a story in just two OVAs is difficult but it disappointed me in this aspect.

The art was kind of lacking - the stark contrast from the manga was missing. Overall I would recommend it to people who have already read the manga and want more material.

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