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Mar 10, 2018
Metropolis is an anime movie that started showing in Japan on May 26, 2002. It is loosely based on Osamu Tezuka's manga Metropolis, which itself is inspired by 1927 German silent film of the same name. The movie was produced by studio Madhouse, and it was directed by Rintaro, who's directed things like Galaxy Express 999 movie.

The story takes place in the great city of Metropolis, where life is easy and everything is great. Or is it? Beneath a facade of splendor lies dark world of prejudice, unrest, and violence. Because, in the city of Metropolis, humans and robots live together side by side, and read more
Mar 3, 2018
Full Metal Panic is a light novel series written by Shoji Gatoh and illustrated by Shiki Douji, and it was adapted into a 24 episode anime that was produced by studio Gonzo, and aired on TV in Japan from Jan 8 2002 to Jun 18 2002. The anime series was directed by Kouichi Chigira who's also directed shows like the Last Exile TV series.

The story of Full Metal Panic follows Sousuke Sagara. Spusuke is a 17 year old sargeant within the paramilitary counter-terrorist force, Mithril. One day he and his team recieves a special mission, to enroll in a Japanese high school in order to read more
Feb 26, 2018
Noir (Anime) add (All reviews)
Noir is an original anime that was produced by studio Bee Train. It aired from Apr 6 2001 and Sep 28 2001 and is 25 episodes in total. It was directed by Koichi Mashimo (Ai City) and falls into the Girls With Guns sub-genre, which is concidered a different kind of moe. Koichi would later go on to direct two more anime called Madlax and El Cazador de la Bruja which are concidered spiritual successors to Noir even though they are not related story wise.

Noir is the name of an ancient assassin, and just the mention of that name is enough to strike fear in read more
Feb 24, 2018
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FLCL or Fooly Cooly is a 6 episode comedy OVA produced by the FLCL Production Comittee, which consited of studio Gainax, Production I.G, King Records. The OVA was released between Apr 26 2000 and Mar 16 2001m and the series main director was Kazuya Tsurumaki who's directorial work include shows like Diebuster and the Evangelion rebuilds.

The story follows Naoto Nanbada. He is just your average 6th grader living in a city where nothing happens. After Naoto's brother has left for America to play baseball, Naoto ends up taking care of everything his brother left behind, like his top bunk bed and his ex-girlfriend Mamimi Samejima. read more
Feb 11, 2018
NieA_7 (NieA under Seven) is a 13 episode comedy/slice of life TV anime produced by studio Triangle Staff. The main director for the series was Tomokazu Tokoro (Haibane Renmei), and it aired from Apr 26 2000 to Jul 19 2000. NieA is an adaptation of a doujin manga with the same name, created by Yoshitoshi ABe. The manga would later go on to be published by Kadokawa Shoten on their monthly Shounen magazine Monthly Ace Next.

The story goes something like this. Aliens have come and invaded the earth. But rather than taking over, they have decided to live among the humans, as their mother ship read more
Feb 10, 2018
Kachou Ouji (Legend of Black Heaven) is a 13 episode TV anime original produced by studio AIC and A.P.P.P. It was directed by Yasuhito Kikuchi (Macross Frontier) and aired from Jul 8 1999 to Oct 7 1999.

The story goes something like this. Ouji Tanaka is a middle-aged sallery worker, working a dead end job, and living in a tiny apartment together with his wife Yoshiko and their son Gen. Ouji is living his mundane everyday life with nothing exiting happening. The only thing to remind him of the exiting times of the past is his flying V electric guitar that he used to play when read more
Feb 9, 2018
Trigun (Anime) add (All reviews)
Trigun is an anime adaptation of the manga by the same name. This western/sci-fi anime was produced by studio Madhouse, and aired from Apr 1 1998 to Sep 30 1998. It was directed by Satoshi Nishimura (Hajime no Ippo.)

There is an outlaw with a huge bounty of $$60,000,000,000 on him. His name is Vash the Stampede, also known as The Humanoid Typhoon. Legend say that everywhere he goes he destroys entire cities just for fun, and lays waste to everyone who oppose him. However, legend is often overexaggerated. Vash is actually a huge softie who easily cries, hates blood, and refuse to kill someone. He's read more
Jan 16, 2018
Tetsuwan Birdy (Birdy the Mighty) is a 4 episode sci-fi OVA by studio Madhouse. It's based off of a short manga called Tetsuwan Birdy by Masami Yuuki. It was released from July 25 1996 to Feb 25 1997, and the OVA was directed by Yoshiaki Kawajiri (The Animatrix).

At the start of the story we meet Tsutomu Senkawa. He's just an average middle school kid studying for exams. As he goes outside to get some fresh air and something to drink to stress down from all his studying, some man runs into him and asks Tsutomu to hide him. Something is chasing this man and Tsutomu read more
Jan 13, 2018
Slayers (Anime) add (All reviews)
Slayers is a 26 episode adventure comedy TV anime produced by studio E&G Films. It was directed by Takashi Watanabe (Boogiepop Phantom) and aired from Apr 7 1995 to Sep 29 1995.

Set in a fantasy world filled with magic and monsters, we meet Lina Inverse. She's a powerful sorceress who's also known as the bandit killer. She's traveling the world stealing the stolen goods from bandits, meeting new people, and getting into all sorts of trouble. She ends up running into a swordsman named Gourry Gabriev who thinks he's helping out a little girl who's getting attacked by bandits. They end up forming a duo read more
Jan 2, 2018
Genocyber is a 5 episode OVA series that was released in 1994. It's based on a manga with the same name by Tony Takezaki. The manga only had 1 volume released and the story was never completed. The OVA was made by studio Artmic and directed by Koichi Ohata (MD Geist).

The nations of the world has started to merge. World peace is being threatened by individual corporations and their private armies. One of those companies, the Kuryu Group has discovered a powerful weapon that will tip the balance of power in their favor. They call it the Genocyber. It's a combination of cybernetics and psychic read more