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OVAs of Sankarea Announced

by dtshyk
Feb 9, 2012 2:42 AM | 34 Comments
According to Kodansha, two OVAs of Sankarea were announced to be bundled with the six and seventh volumes of the comic books. The first and second volumes will be released on June 8th and November 9th. The story of the first volume is an original one written by the manga's author. Before the beginning of the main story, Rea and Chihiro have already encountered at a certain place—an outdoor hot-spring bath.

Source: Sankarea OVA official website

Sankarea OVA on MAL

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People need to stop bumping old news threads like this one, it made me think more OVAs were announced.

Nov 8, 2013 2:11 PM by another_anon

Big tease in the last episode but more seasons are doubtful. The manga is really good though! And light novel. So buy them and read them! They're coming out in English now too which is cool.

Nov 8, 2013 2:03 PM by hpulley

Episode 13 completely gives away that there can be a second season. But seeing how old this post is my hopes are diminishing. Also at the end I could swear I had heard her heartbeat when they were at the bowling alley.

Nov 8, 2013 1:19 PM by bestpsychosean

They should just make a second season after this. And add more supernatural factor to it.

Apr 9, 2013 10:44 PM by Aichiro

^me too..

Dec 25, 2012 2:18 AM by CrescentYozora25

Ooo, can't wait for the 2nd ova.

Nov 8, 2012 9:33 PM by Rikoster

Sankarea <3

Jun 8, 2012 1:01 PM by Nefarious

^yeah, maybe you're right.. hehehe, I'm just too excited about it...

Jun 8, 2012 7:50 AM by CrescentYozora25

hey guys, any of you saw this already? can't seem to find it in online streaming sites.. Is it only available on dvd/blu-ray???

Jun 8, 2012 4:49 AM by CrescentYozora25

nextday said:
DEEN, of course, is the main reason. Other reasons why I believe it's going to be terrible:

- Lack of source material. It'll only be 12 or 13 episodes but 25 chapters still isn't a lot to work with.
- Director is completely unknown. So unknown, in fact, that there's no information about him/her on the internet.
- nano.RIPE is doing the opening theme. I can't be the only one that dislikes their lead singers high-pitched voice.

Director is unknown? LOL AHAHAHAHAHAHA! Don't make me laugh, it doesn't matter if he's unknown as long as pulls it off. A lot of unknown people have done amazing things, and guess what, now they're known.

Apr 6, 2012 6:04 PM by Crehbohrahku

I predict it'll be more average than bad. Or maybe that's just me wanting hoping praying to God.

Feb 9, 2012 6:10 PM by Forest-kun

Hot spring bath...? Yeah, think I'm gonna pass on this one.

Feb 9, 2012 4:50 PM by Sanguis

Let's see how this will turn out.

Feb 9, 2012 2:56 PM by tkmeta

zombie hot springs YES

Feb 9, 2012 2:35 PM by superspats

Ah! Now this seems like a series I could get into!

Feb 9, 2012 11:42 AM by Retro8bit

Not surprised for the OVAs
As for the series, don't know if I'm watching it
Don't like DEEN and there will definitely be lots of fanservice

Feb 9, 2012 11:20 AM by Ravell

AlexSadist-sama said:
I kinda like the synopsis.

Me too. Then I saw the Ecchi and Horror genre tags. o.o

Feb 9, 2012 8:02 AM by Mirorin

Am I the only one who doesn't like the manga that much? Especially the parts with the dad thats just wierd.

The main character kinda disapoints me also he

Feb 9, 2012 6:28 AM by VioLink

RyanSaotome said:
Knowing DEEN, it'll be an ecchi episode without any actual nudity... making the whole hot springs thing pointless.

DEEN needs not to commit such blasphemy with this series.

Feb 9, 2012 6:18 AM by Hoppy

Knowing DEEN, it'll be an ecchi episode without any actual nudity... making the whole hot springs thing pointless.

Feb 9, 2012 6:16 AM by RyanSaotome

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