fall 1988 Season

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ova Makai Toshi Shinjuku
Makai Toshi Shinjuku
<p>Kyoya's father was a great warrior, killed at the hands of the diabolical psychic, Rebi Ra, who has now opened a portal to hell in the city of Shinjuku. It falls to Kyoya to finish what his father started and battle his way through demons, while protecting a young woman from harm. The only problem is that he's not exactly your classic hero type, and his powers are still latent. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.27/10
#adventure #horror #romance #shounen
ova Crying Freeman
Crying Freeman
<p>Yo Hinomura was an ordinary Japanese potter when a run-in with a Chinese mafia changed his life forever. Now an assassin for the 108 Dragons, Yo is the perfect killing machine. As a sign for remorse over his victims, he sheds tears after eliminating his targets. Because of this, he is infamously known by the Dragons and every crime syndicate in the world as "Crying Freeman."</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.56/10
#action #drama #romance #police #seinen
ova One Pound Gospel
One Pound Gospel
<p>Hatanaka Kosaku, a hopeful boxer, has a mean KO punch. Unfortunately, his dietary willpower is weak, and he eats even greasy hamburgers right before a bout. As a result, he has to compete in higher weight classes, and as soon as he takes an abdomenal punch, he vomits, which causes him to lose the match in shame. As he tries to grapple with his weak will, he meets Sister Angela, a novitiate at a local convent. While Sister Angela strives to help Hatanaka in his endeavor, he seems to make her training to be a nun more difficult.</p>
finished airing
• 6.59/10
#comedy #romance #sports #seinen
ova Violence Jack: Jigoku Gai-hen
Violence Jack: Jigoku Gai-hen
<p>The World as we know it has been torn apart shattered by a series of natural disasters that have turned civilization into a brutish nightmare of survival and has left whole cities buried beneath the Earth. It's now a lethal and chaotic place, a place where only the strongest and most savage remain alive. The strongest of them all is a giant warrior known as Violence Jack… </p><p> Violence Jack tries to avert a civil war brewing among the wretched inhabitants of a subterranean metropolis called Evil Town. Based on a character created by manga horror specialist, Go Nagai. </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.67/10
#action #drama #horror
movie Hiatari Ryoukou! Yume no Naka ni Kimi ga Ita
Hiatari Ryoukou! Yume no Naka ni Kimi ga Ita
<p>The movie starts out with Katsuhiko going to the US, with Kasumi and Yusaku seeing him off at Narita.</p><p> Two years later, Katsuhiko is a professional racer, and comes back to Japan to race (and to marry Kasumi). Yusaku's hobby is photography.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.11/10
#comedy #drama #romance
ova Mei Ou Project Zeorymer
Mei Ou Project Zeorymer
<p>A young man named Akitsu Masato is `captured` by a secret govt. project known as "Last Guardian". He is told that his life as a normal student was all a lie, and that his real destiny is to be the pilot of a great robot called "Zeorymer of the Heavens". The truth of this is hammered in when Masato sees his `parents` accept payment for raising him. The Last Guardian is preparing for the resurrection of "Hau Dragon", an organization bent on world conquest. 15 years ago, Hau Dragon built 8 great robots. Each of the mecha represents a force of nature. However, before any of the robots could be used, their creater Kihara Masaki destroyed the robots except for the leader: Zeorymer. He took Zeorymer and an embryo to the government. The embryo became the boy Masato. Now, Hau Dragon has rebuilt the other 7 mecha and wants the 8th. It will be up to Masato and Himuro to pilot Zeorymer and fight against the Hau Dragon, but neither Masato or Himuro are all that they seem. </p><p> (Source: AniDB) </p>
finished airing
• 6.25/10
#adventure #mecha #psychological
ova Kikou Ryohei Mellowlink
Kikou Ryohei Mellowlink
<p>As the sole survivor from a squad that was sacrificed and hung out as scapegoats for embezzlement of military resources at the end of the 100 years war, Mellowlink Arity is out for revenge.</p><p> Carrying the dogtags of his deceased comrades and armed with a dated anti AT rifle, he swears to hunt down and exact revenge on the corrupt officers that betrayed his squad, and maybe even uncover the truth behind the plot as well.</p>
finished airing
• 7.18/10
#action #mecha #military #sci-fi
ova Gall Force 3: Stardust War
Gall Force 3: Stardust War
<p>The girls are saved ... by none other than Catty Nebulart herself! Now, the race is on as Catty struggles to complete her crowning achievement: a huge machine that will bring life to a lifeless world! </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.49/10
#action #military #sci-fi
movie Kimagure Orange&acirc;˜†Road: Ano Hi ni Kaeritai
Kimagure Orange&acirc;˜†Road: Ano Hi ni Kaeritai
<p>After the TV-series of Kimagure Orange Road, Kyosuke and Madoka have finally arrived at the point where they are close to graduation and have to decide where they want to go to college. Naturally, they want to go together, so beside all the studying they also have to look for a proper college where they can enter both.</p><p> Hikaru, still a year from graduating, wants to support Kyosuke as well and does that in her own way. But while she does that, Madoka feels jealous and tells her feelings to Kyosuke.</p><p> And then Kyosuke has to take action to finally decide on the girl he loves... thus concluding the story of the Kimagure Orange Road.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 7.71/10
#comedy #drama #romance #shounen
ova Uchuu no Senshi
Uchuu no Senshi
<p>Johnny Rico is a high school student living in Buenos Aires, who doesn't know what to do with his future life. When his friend Carl and his love Carmen, whom he grew up with, join the Federal Military, he does too enlist in the hope to chase after his love into space. However, a war is brewing on the outer planets with a strange bug-like alien enemy and Johnny is thrust into conflict.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.27/10
#mecha #shounen #military #sci-fi
ova Maison Ikkoku: Utsuriyuku Kisetsu no Naka de
Maison Ikkoku: Utsuriyuku Kisetsu no Naka de
<p>A recap of the Maison Ikkoku series that focuses on the relationship between Godai and Kyoko. The entire special is taken from footage of the TV series.</p>
finished airing
• 7.07/10
#comedy #drama #romance
ova Ryuu Seiki
Ryuu Seiki
<p>The story of a young girl and a young dragon. Naturally, they are the best of friends, and naturally the rest of the world is against them both. However, when demons decide to trash their world, they side with those who have always been against them.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.78/10
#action #fantasy #demons #sci-fi
ova Uchuu Kazoku Carlvinson
Uchuu Kazoku Carlvinson
<p>When a motley band of travelling performers have a deep-space collision with another spacecraft, they find that the sole survivor of the other craft is a humanoid infant. They decide to raise the child as their own on the nearest planet as they wait for other members of the girl's race to come and find her. </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.35/10
#comedy #sci-fi
tv Yumemiru Topo Gigio
Yumemiru Topo Gigio
<p>Created by Maria Perego, Topo Gigio has been a beloved character for more than two decades. This animated TV series features numerous exciting stories and introduces many friends.</p><p> Topo Gigio is the first mouse astronaut to travel the Milky Way. Can a mouse become an astronaut? Well, Topo Gigio has come from a year 2,388,400 years ahead in the future. He is friendly and can talk with humans. He makes friends with his neighbors including a girl, her pet mouse, cats, and other mice.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.2/10
#adventure #comedy #kids
movie Cynical Hysterie Hour: Trip Coaster
Cynical Hysterie Hour: Trip Coaster
<p>No synopsis has been added for this series yet.</p><p> to update this information.</p>
finished airing
• 5.28/10
ova Shinshuu Sudama-hen
Shinshuu Sudama-hen
<p>Based on a novel by Tani Kousei.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.32/10
#action #historical #seinen
ova Yousei Ou
Yousei Ou
<p>Jack has moved to Hokkaido to get treatment for an illness, but he's lonely and unhappy. One night a man on a horse rides through his window to help him. For a reason he doesn't understand, Jack instantly knows the man's name and feels they've met somewhere before. The man, Cu Chulainn, tells Jack to open the moonlight shadow window, which leads him to Nymphidia, the world of Midsummer Night's Dream, whose inhabitants are waiting for a new Fairy King</p><p>Based on a manga from 1978 by Ryoko Yamagishi.</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.71/10
#fantasy #shoujo
ova Kaze wo Nuke!
Kaze wo Nuke!
<p>In the world of motocross, 16-year-old Satoshi Ichimonji fights his way from the novice grade up to Junior Cross championship.</p><p>(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 6.16/10
special Ganbare! Moudouken Serve
Ganbare! Moudouken Serve
<p>A TV special from December 1988 about a guide dog for the blind called Serv (サーブ). This dog lived in the real world, and died shortly before the anime production.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.65/10
special Esper Mami Special: My Angel Mami-chan
Esper Mami Special: My Angel Mami-chan
<p>An end-of-year special, aired between episodes 84 and 85.</p>
finished airing
• 6.43/10
ova Chalk-iro no People
Chalk-iro no People
<p>OVA adaptation of a manga by Watase Seizou.</p><p>Five short episodes from Seizou Watase's romantic manga:</p><p>"Building Without Tide,"</p><p>"Brother and Sister"</p><p>"Sometimes I'm Happy"</p><p>"I've Saved the Sidecar for You"</p><p>"The Santa Quartet"</p>
finished airing
• 6/10
#romance #seinen
movie Kaitou Jigoma Ongaku-hen
Kaitou Jigoma Ongaku-hen
<p>Animated musical by Makoto Wada.</p>
finished airing
• 4.71/10
ova Video Ehonkan Sekai Meisaku Douwa
Video Ehonkan Sekai Meisaku Douwa
<p>Classic children's literary works told in a chibi art style.</p>
finished airing
• 5.13/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #historical #kids #magic #sci-fi