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Sep 3, 2007 12:59 PM
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Was probably the best episode out of those 6. The battle scenes looked good and I also liked the ending. The show was alright, nothing really glued me to my seat watching this so my rating is 6/10, don't hate me for it.

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Sep 3, 2007 1:18 PM

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I guess it was the best episode, I don't really remember the other ones but anyway. Berserk going princess is awsome, just a shame she stopped :(
I gave it a 7/10, but I don't know.. Might rewatch it and see if it deserves a 6 or 8.
Sep 3, 2007 11:50 PM

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An ok episode. This series was really average. I gave it a 6

Sep 4, 2007 7:45 AM

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same here 6/10
tbh i expected much more of the last ep :S
the animation was pretty good tho...
Sep 8, 2007 4:08 PM

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I enjoyed the entire anime a lot. The last episode was solid as well. I gave it 8/10 just because it was entertaining and I love bad ass heroines. I can see why the other posts gave it a 6/10 because there was not any special about it but they OVA can open up a new chapter of the story which could be interesting or not.
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Sep 10, 2007 1:04 AM

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7/10. The series was pretty dang average, but i really liked episode 5, was awesome, and the ending was sweet in a way, but it could have been way better. So i agree with 6/10, but im giving it 7/10 cause of ep 5.
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Mar 5, 2008 1:16 AM

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A slightly above average series for me, but it sure went out with a bang. I'd recommend it. =D I really liked the lost technology aspect. I thought that was a cool idea. And switching bodies was amusing. Of course the fight scenes were what really stood out. I watched each fight two or three times in a row. XD

Apr 9, 2008 9:53 PM

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The episode was greatbut I felt chemisrty between ALita and Falis and was some how expecting a kiss but idk.

Jun 1, 2008 10:17 PM

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Second best episode(ep.1) and a descent end to the series, could have been great as it was 6/10
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Aug 12, 2008 6:49 PM

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that was a pretty good show. i was thinking that maybe they might make a full length story or something. i think it would be interesting. i liked it though.
Sep 14, 2008 9:31 AM

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I can"t agree. For me this anime was so so not bad but not good either. The first ep was quite good but while I was watching the next eps I coudn't understand why on earth I started this serie and why the hell ( I'm sorry for my language) they didn't change their bodies...Murder princess wasn't as great as I first thought 5/10
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Nov 2, 2008 3:56 PM

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Overall, a decent enough show, but 6 eps was a little too short for them to kill off side characters like that. If killing them off is supposed to be sad, we need time to really get to know them. A bit more time exploring Pharis' past, including her early interactions with her henchmen would also have been nice. There was potential for higher marks, but had to give it a 7/10 in the end.
Jun 6, 2009 12:02 PM

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Epic Ending!!! The whole episode was amazing, the fight with the witch was nice. She ttly ownd Keito, and I knew Alita wouldn't let her kill him. The end was great, it's a bummer the "lost technology" had to go away, man I loved those guys, and the Loli Androids were great to. I figured they weren't gonna get their bodies back, just b/c there was only one ep left, and I knew there was too much other stuff to wrap up. But, I kinda like it that way, b/c like in the very end they said she would become the most feared warrior on the battlefield, so it's cool, she can continue to protect the kingdom, and keep on her Murder Duties, lol...Great OVA...Urahara Out!!
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Edit: I have to disagree with everyone above, yes it was a little rushed (what do you expect, it's a 6 ep OVA?), but I thought this was awesome, good plot, great characters, especially Falis/Alita, and a wonderful ending. I gave it a 9/10!!! Urahara Out!!
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Jul 24, 2009 10:52 AM
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I thought the anime was alright, entertaining but nothing special, but what really disappointed me was the ending. D:
I really wanted them to switch back to their normal bodies. It just seems ended, and I don't feel like it concluded well, considering that they're still trapped in each other's bodies.
Oh well. I still thought it was an okay series all around. I give it a 7/10.

halohalo said:
The episode was greatbut I felt chemisrty between ALita and Falis and was some how expecting a kiss but idk.

Hahaha, me too! xD
Sep 21, 2009 1:13 AM

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I gave it a 9/10 too.
Well I don't really have a basis to rate anime so I'll just rate them on how I enjoyed it.
And Murder princess was enjoyable but too short though =[...
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Nov 30, 2009 11:16 PM

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Decent little miniseries. Nothing mind-blowing by any means, but fun. Action was quite good though I was hoping for a bit more of a bang for the end of the series. (Oh well)

I liked how they didn't switch their bodies back at the end. That would've been really cliche in my opinion.
A bit sad that all the robotic/cyborg characters had to disappear.

I didn't really get at all why the prince wanted to destroy the world. Did they ever give a reason for why he went crazy like that? He never even really acted crazy in any way, which makes it even weirder. =/
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Nov 30, 2009 11:28 PM

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Awesome anime,,,

I want more eps!!
Dec 5, 2009 3:37 PM

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I loved this anime, actually one of my favourites that I've watched. 10/10 for me, I only wish it was longer.
Feb 14, 2010 10:45 AM

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Critter said:
I loved this anime, actually one of my favourites that I've watched. 10/10 for me, I only wish it was longer.

me too! 10/10
the bad part of the anime is it's too short to show the whole story,
there are much things that wasnt well solved..
but to make it in 6 episodes i think its a very good work!

and i also was winting a kiss at the end...
but they ttogheter was cute too
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Feb 15, 2010 2:24 PM

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The best action OAV series in a while. The series never dragged out longer than it should be. Despite the intense pace the story remained coherent and everything else was solid. I'll take this over 200 episodes of "Believe it" and a couple Alchemists any day.
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Jun 4, 2010 2:05 AM

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I just finished watching this again n love every bit of it. Possibly one of the the most underrated anime ever.
(that prince wouldn't have been that lucky if it was me, he doesn't deserve it honestly)
Jul 7, 2010 9:00 AM

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Awesome OVA , I'll give it a 9/10 .. it was short but straight to the point .
Jul 23, 2010 7:17 PM

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It was really like the definition of average, but it wasn't bad. 6-7/10

Some yuri would have been nice. o_O
Aug 2, 2010 7:02 AM

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ok final episode...

on overall i liked Dominikov,but couldn't understand the relation between Arita and Falis..

i want to give this a 7/10,but it wouldn't feel deserved


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Jan 22, 2011 6:16 PM

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This series has me wishing for a decimal system.
I don't feel it's worth a seven but at the same time it's far to big a step down to call it a six.

The animation was amazing.
The action was great.
The plot while lacking kept itself sustained long enough to start and finish the series.
Fairly enjoyable character.
Very delicious music.

It's around a 69% for me.
Apr 18, 2011 11:43 AM
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It wasn't god awful, but it wasn't great by any means either. The music and animation was good, the plot was decent, and the characters were decent.

The ending sucked though. I was really expecting Kaito to die since he was all gung-ho about destroying the world, but he just gives up and sits there. Falis going berserk for 20 seconds was cool till I realized that there was never an explanation for it. We also never learned of the relation between Falis, Dominikov, and Pete and the loli-twins were just there for no reason whatsoever.

Also didn't like how they didn't switch bodies in the end. That's probably just a personal bias though. An average OVA.
May 13, 2011 11:12 PM

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Really enjoyed this OVA I wish for more eps.

Sep 6, 2011 9:58 PM

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What a great OVA!!!
I wish they would of given us a backstory on Falis, Dominikov, and Pete though
Epic way to end an epic OVA!!!!
Sep 7, 2011 12:08 PM

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Well as I said at the first episode discussion its too short. I liked the characters and the story and the whole anime but I think it would be better if it was at least 12 episodes.
Feb 8, 2012 6:48 PM

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Kinda silly and it didn't quite follow through on a couple of things, but I thought it was a very good swords & sorcery style action adventure. I'm waffling between an 8 and a 9.
Apr 7, 2012 4:44 PM

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It was really an enjoyable series.
Loved the 2 lolis, the badass princess and the skull guy.
But in the ending the 2 lolis died :(
7 or 8/10
Aug 10, 2012 10:17 AM

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Was this adapt from a Hentai Manga/VN? It'd fit perfectly in one of those generic hentai. (srs)
Nov 10, 2012 4:26 PM

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Not a very satisfying ending, but a great last episode. The quality of the last two episodes saved this short series from being dropped.


I'd give it a 7, but I feel like it doesn't quite deserve one. Thus, it gets a 6.
Nov 20, 2012 8:20 AM

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Mediocre story, mediocre action, some likable characters, some hints of shoujo ai, overall not really a good show but somewhat decent and still enjoyable. I'll give it 6/10.

Damn, I wish this was an actual yuri/shoujo-ai anime. and I liked the big guy and the skeleton guy too :(
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Dec 5, 2012 7:53 AM

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This turned out to be a pretty average miniseries, although I feel like the plot had the potential for something bigger; it just lacked the extra effort.
Jan 8, 2014 6:51 PM

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Pretty solid ending I must say, it had an overall quite lovely atmosphere and pacing of the story! All by all a pretty decent anime!
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I actually really enjoyed it wish it was a bit longer at least 12 episodes.I guess she got over the whole doll thing since she threw to save this chick.Also the whole bloodlust mode was never really explained it just happned.After reading the manga I will say the anime felt more conclusive and going by the narration they never switched back.
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Jun 11, 2014 10:38 AM

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Best episode and the ending was quite good for a short anime like this. I didn't expect much of this anime but it was pretty entertaining. 6/10
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Jun 18, 2014 9:06 AM

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Like others have said I wish it had been a little longer. I really liked the main character (Falis) and I'm a sucker for Medieval/post-Apocalyptic settings, so it would have been nice to have had at least a few more episodes. I think it would be interesting if they made some sort of prequel. Maybe about Falis as a bounty hunter with her 2 cyborg buddies hunting monsters. I feel that would be fairly entertaining to watch.

But overall I really enjoyed this OVA, it had some great action and an awesome main character. The only gripe I had with the end was Falis not getting her original body back (just because she looked so much better in it lol).

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Mar 26, 2015 6:02 PM

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wasn't to bad was funy and amusing
no filler all plot ??? i guess XD
Aug 25, 2015 8:24 PM

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Was definitely interesting at first, but after finishing it just seems a bit average...definitely could have used more development..too bad they couldn't shape the story into something.

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Oct 7, 2015 1:34 PM

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It was great.
Loved it 8/10
Dec 18, 2015 5:02 PM

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I was really disappointed that Dominikov disappeared :( And yet stupid Kaito was left to live.
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This show is so underrated imo.
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Jul 9, 2016 8:34 PM

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I can't believe it ended liked that. Despite the end wasn't bad/average, I didn't feel fulfilled with this end =(

The lolis and Dominikov and Pete dissapered but the guy who initiated everything is still alive... can't... believe....

Well, Well... as an overall I enjoyed this show and I wish it could have been longer

7-8/10 (I was ready to give it a 8 but this ending mixed my feelings... =/ )

PS.: When she said " bye bye" I feel like crying.......


EDIT: I like the manga's ending much, much more, the drama is different... and it does ' justice':

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Jul 30, 2016 5:46 PM

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I really hope someday this get a remake and stretch the storyline a bit.(and use the manga ending above)
6 episodes is just too rushed.

7.5/10 since people gave 6s I will rate it an 8.
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Jan 25, 2017 4:30 PM

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Good voice acting, but the story was so fucking boring and predictable. Not to mention the 2000 animation.
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Oct 7, 2018 7:14 PM

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seen the key visual and a preview somehwere and expected psycho murdering princess, but got Faris getting her ass kicked most of the time. decent story that lost me by ep 4. this and the first episode were good. 6/10