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Tokyo Ghoul: "Pinto"


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Japanese: 東京喰種 トーキョーグール【PINTO】

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Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 25, 2015
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Light novel
Duration: 24 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

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Ranked: #14102
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Popularity: #1020
Members: 65,322
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Synopsis

The OVA adapts the third story in the Tokyo Ghoul: Hibi novel when Shuu Tsukiyama and Chie Hori met.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Ikaru
Supporting
Itou, Kanae
Japanese
Matsumae
Supporting
Nakamura, Chie
Japanese

Staff

Shimada, Souichi
Script
Ishida, Sui
Original Creator


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"Munou (無能)" by österreich




More reviewsReviews

Dec 30, 2015
PaRaMediK (All reviews)
*Some spoilers*

So here we have an interesting little side story from Shuu Tsukiyama's high school days when he met photographer, Chie Hori.

Story:

There isn't much to this story but it was interesting to say the least - it revolves around Tsukiyama meeting this "oddball", Chie Hori, who randomly takes a picture of him feasting on a meal one night; Tsukiyama's immediate response to discovering her was to devour her however he is distracted by her camera flashes as she takes some pictures, then all of a sudden Tsukiyama develops some lima syndrome and decides to "befriend" her instead which was an interesting choice.

As expected, with read more
Dec 30, 2015
lolmashin (All reviews)
*THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS*

This show isn't as terrible as the first ones.

STORY
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It's about Shuu Tsukiyama, the weird guy from the original meeting a little girl, Chie Hori, who took his picture while he was eating one of his victims. This girl is an oddball. The only thing that interests her is photography. She's not at all shocked about the fact that Shuu is a ghoul and this surprised him. So they become "friends". He then takes her to a hospital, tells her to sneak in some old man's room at night and take pictures of what she sees inside. Long story short there's an read more
Jan 3, 2016
Metalixx (All reviews)
This OVA i my opinion did better than the first. It did the better in the aspect of character development a the same time keeping me, the audience, entertained.

The main character being Shu Tsukiyama, I enjoyed learning more about a character I liked although at the same time he can be the most creepiest character of the entire anime. It explained well enough to understand the feelings of Tsukiyama the ghoul and how we would interact with Chie Hori the girl who mysteriously appeared in his life. He demonstrated that unlike other ghouls he didnt just feed on humans just for the sake of satisfying read more
Aug 16, 2016
SimplyCosmo (All reviews)
Tokyo Ghoul: "Pinto" is the second standalone OVA which follows the story of a ghoul and his "pet".

Personally, I think the story for this OVA is great! It is most certainly more impressive then √A or even the first season. Unfortunately, the art and character development are nothing special. The interactions between Shuu Tsukiyama and Chie Hori are boring. You don't really feel a connection even though that is clearly what is being pushed, a strange friend-like relationship. The settings shown are really immersive. I have to give credit where credit is due for all of the Tokyo Ghoul series. Very atmospheric.

For something that read more

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