Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken OVA

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime OAD

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Synonyms: TenSura OVA, That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime OVA, Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken Gaiden, That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Extra
Japanese: 転生したらスライムだった件 OVA
English: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime OAD
German: That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slim OAD
Spanish: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime OAD
French: Moi, Quand Je Me Réincarne en Slime OAD
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 9, 2019 to Nov 27, 2020
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: 8bit
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Themes: IsekaiIsekai, ReincarnationReincarnation
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.491 (scored by 106993106,993 users)
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Ranked: #17572
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Popularity: #1042
Members: 215,307
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One day, Shuna and Shion are fighting over Rimuru's squishy slime body as usual. Rimuru figures that giving them each a body double of himself would solve the conflict, but when he imagines some of his other friends asking him to do the same for them, he quickly drops that plan. Then he comes up with the idea to make a cushion in the shape of his slime form. He travels around Tempest to see if his friends know of any good materials he can use, and he learns that a special type of sand found along a lake shore in the forest is exactly what he's looking for. So he sets out to collect some sand... but a monster is waiting for him by the lake! What's more, Milim hears about his plan for a picnic and comes racing down from the sky!

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Characters & Voice Actors

Tempest, Rimuru

Okasaki, Miho

Nava, Milim

Hidaka, Rina


Sakurai, Takahiro


Senbongi, Sayaka


Ichimichi, Mao


Furukawa, Makoto

Izawa, Shizue

Hanamori, Yumiri


Kobayashi, Chikahiro


Eguchi, Takuya


Tomari, Asuna


Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Nakata, Makoto
Episode Director
Fudeyasu, Kazuyuki
Script, Series Composition
Yoshida, Taizou


Opening Theme

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1: "Nameless story" by Takuma Terashima (eps 1-2)
2: "Meguru Mono (メグルモノ)" by Takuma Terashima (eps 3-5)

Ending Theme

1: "Another colony" by TRUE (eps 1-2)
2: "Little Soldier (リトルソルジャー)" by Azusa Tadokoro (eps 3-5)

Dec 6, 2019
Mixed Feelings
Finally, after a grueling wait, it finished airing. For the record, this OVA was released along with a lengthy schedule and also in a weird drip-feeding manner.
the second episode was the first one to air, and then a pause that spanned almost 4 months was issued until the second episode finally aired. That's when I was able to move along with my life, and start anticipating the wrap up of a sadly, average screening.
Taking away everything that made the parent series so popular and lovable, the massive world-building, the built-up confrontation and the breathing surrounding the world, these two episodes enticed their gaze and provided ...
Feb 9, 2021
- 7 for Story
- 8 for Art
- 8 for Sound
- 9 for Character
- 7 for Enjoyment
- 7 for the Overall merit of it.

My opinion of Slime much differed from the others. I found it a casual watch, but I also understood why others revered it as an amazing anime of the year it came out on. To me, it was a satisfying grind which much resembled the satisfaction of building up a new home, with funny and likeable characters. Essentially, Slime was Civilization: The Animation. How does the 5 OVA episodes hold up, though?

To put it simply, there are 3 story arcs within these ...
Dec 22, 2020
Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken OVA (2019-2020)

Albeit it has taken a pretty long time to get all these OVA's it is a great marketing tactic before the next season to keep the show fresh in mind.

The 5 OVA's are all very enjoyable and meet the expectations as you want without interfering directly with the main story so that season 2 can start where it wants to start. In theory season 2 could time skip and it would still work.

The art is a great level that is wonderful on the eyes to see. Although edges of faces and such can be a bit crude ...

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