Toshi Densetsu Monogatari Hikiko

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Synonyms: Urban Legend Story Hikiko
Japanese: 都市伝説物語 ひきこ


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 8, 2008
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Source: Original
Genre: HorrorHorror
Duration: 40 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 5.841 (scored by 17971,797 users)
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Ranked: #100142
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Popularity: #7948
Members: 5,661
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Story: 3D CG-animated movie about Hikiko, who is a character of a Japanese urban legend. She was violently treated all the time by her parents and classmates at the elementary school and she's extremely ugly due to the constant violence. To revenge, she caught students from elementary school and drag them on the floor until they're badly mutilated.

When Revsersing Hikiko's full name 森妃姫子(Mori Hikiko) gives 引き籠もり(hikikomori), which means Social Withdrawal.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Chida, Kazuhiro
Producer, Sound Director, Music
Kishi, Kaisei
Director, Script, Creator


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Sep 20, 2009
This was kind of a taboo for me, since it was entirely made on computer and I tend to dislike entirely computer made animations. Okay, I still disliked the fact that it was entirely made on computer graphics, but I managed to stick with it because the story got a hold of me.

I don't know how developed is the 3D world these days, since I don't play games since ages ago, but speaking about the graphics here, I can say that there were some good animations and some bad, for example, the faces looked quite realistic, but in contrast, the bodies sometimes were ...
Jul 17, 2013
Mixed Feelings
This is one rather spooky show, just the expressions on the characters faces make it rather scary. When they actually picked CG to make this, I think they picked a pretty good medium for a horror based OVA. The show starts out with a boy reliving his days as a 3rd year in a town. A young girl moves in to his next door apartment and he watches as she is tortured by his classmates and mother. Creepy things just keep happening because of the bulling that happens. It’s not a very underused story, but the twist at the end was rather good.

The animation looks ...
Jul 26, 2022
You can skip this one. Maybe if we were around the age of 4 and didn't have exposure for too many horror films, this could be creepy at best. But for today standards is just a waste of time, let me tell you why.

The story lacks depth, that's fair enough for an urban legend. Yet, it doesn't excuse the nonsensical ending. Only to put a twist, the story forces a perspective that don't make sense, but maybe I overlooked something, you let me know.

The graphics of the CGI are average for the time, and that's the best in the art department. The pacing of the ...

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