Byston Well Monogatari: Garzey no Tsubasa

Garzey's Wing

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Synonyms: Tales of Byston Well
Japanese: バイストン・ウェル物語 ガーゼィの翼
English: Garzey's Wing
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 21, 1996 to Apr 9, 1997
Producers: BMG Japan, Sanctuary
Licensors: Central Park Media
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Novel
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy
Theme: IsekaiIsekai
Duration: 30 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 4.101 (scored by 66206,620 users)
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Ranked: #132652
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Popularity: #5204
Members: 16,913
Favorites: 92


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Christopher "Chris" Chiaki is an easygoing guy who keeps failing his college entrance exams well into his mid-twenties. His days are occupied with Kendo practice, visits to his family's shrine, and dreaming of his high school reunion. When his spirit is suddenly transported to the world of Byston Well, Chris becomes Garzey's Wing, a legendary holy warrior. The Metomeus tribe summoned him to help liberate them from slavery, but unfortunately, Chris has no knowledge on how to be a holy warrior, and moreover, only has an incredibly dull sword which he salvaged from a corpse.

To make matters more complicated, there is another Chris who is still in the normal world! He cannot control the events in Byston Well, but is tied to the fate of the other Chris. The young man must struggle and adventure in a world of magical creatures and mysterious foreigners.

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Kindaichi, Ken
Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Director, Script, Storyboard, Original Creator
Iwanami, Yoshikazu
Sound Director
Kitagawa, Masato
Episode Director


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"WINGS OF MY HEART" by Magesty


Feb 19, 2015

This is not an anime to watch alone. This is an anime to watch on bad movie night. This is the anime equivalent of Tommy Wiseau's The Room. This is Plan 9 From Outer Space. This is the anime equivalent of hilariously campy.

The story offers little to no background in what is clearly a rather complex fantasy world. Don't bother yourself by trying to figure anything out. It won't do a lick of good. Just sit back and laugh at this comedy gold.

I don't give a crap about talking art-style and character ...
Oct 27, 2016
Mixed Feelings
This OVA is not remotely good from a serious point of view, but it made me laugh more than I have in a while. It speeds along too fast for you to understand, the plot is sub-par at best, and you don't get a good feel of the characters at all. Yet, it's one of the more enjoyable series I've seen.
This is one of those that you watch when you just want a good laugh, or when you're hanging out with friends. It makes no sense, but you'll be rolling around on the floor in laughter, mostly due to confusion.
Nov 21, 2009
Strange case we got here: a show so bad that it's good! Make sure to watch this show dubbed though because ever single line is delivered with such horribly delivery that you can only question if the actors have ever held a normal conversation with a person before.

The story and characters in this show are just awful. The story barely makes a damn bit of sense and the characters reactions to it are just terrible. That's not to say that there is not enjoyment to be had here because there is plenty of enjoyment to be had here, everything is so bad it makes you ...

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