Evangelion: ANIMA
Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA
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Evangelion: ANIMA

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Japanese: エヴァンゲリオン ANIMA
English: Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA
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Volumes: 5
Chapters: 45
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 24, 2007 to Feb 25, 2013
Genres: Action Action, Drama Drama, Mystery Mystery, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Themes: Mecha Mecha, Psychological Psychological
Serialization: Dengeki Hobby Magazine
Authors: Utatane, Hiroyuki (Art), Yamashita, Ikuto (Story)


Score: 7.351 (scored by 350350 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #37722
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5947
Members: 2,555
Favorites: 33

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Three years after Shinji Ikari prevented Third Impact during the Battle at NERV HQ, the Earth is at peace once more. NERV has been reorganized under the command of Misato Katsuragi, and Shinji leads the EVA team with the help of his friends Asuka Langley Souryuu and Rei Ayanami. Advancements in technology have led the organization to upgrade its Evangelions, and three Series-0.0 units have been placed into low Earth orbit to watch over the planet.

Just as NERV is on the verge of upgrading Shinji's Unit-01 Type-F, one of the Unit-0.0s goes out of control and crashes near Tokyo-3. Soon after, NERV is attacked by a mysterious Angel Carrier—an oddly modified Mass Production Evangelion. It is now up to Shinji, Asuka, and Rei to stop this attack and identify their mysterious new enemy.

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Evangelion: ANIMA, written by Evangelion mecha designer Ikuto Yamashita, presents an alternate universe look at the world of Neon Genesis Evangelion if Shinji had stopped Third Impact during End of Evangelion.

The series was published digitally in English as Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA by Seven Seas Entertainment under the Airship imprint from August 22, 2019 to June 24, 2021, and in print from October 29, 2019 to August 3, 2021.

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Mar 18, 2022
abystoma2 (All reviews)
Evangelion, but with slightly more mentally stable characters.

Evangelion: Anima has long been a bit of mystery to western fans. Very short bit was fantranslated, but after a cease and desist, the English version indeed ceased and desisted, the LN falling back into obscurity. Until Seven Seas finally released the whole thing, that is.

Based on the very little info I had about this saying that it takes place in a world Shinji created, I expected it will be another more slice of life spin-off. This turned out to be completely incorrect. If you want that, you’ll have to go for Angelic Days instead. While it’s still read more
Apr 13, 2021
Mr_Anime_man (All reviews)
This is my first review written so if its a little bad thats why. I got this book series for Christmas of 2020 and it tbh was a really good read for evangelion fans i wish this had all the stats on mal updated. If your a evangelion fan i highly recommend this short side series.

The only thing bad about this is the fact that it has really murky looking art its kinda like a water painting style in some of the little images.

Overall it was a 9 for me the og series and the rebuilds top it maybe one read more


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