fall 1989 Season

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Anime Status
ova Ace wo Nerae: Final Stage
Ace wo Nerae: Final Stage
<p>Hiromi continues developing her tennis and shows the results while undergoing an emotional change into an adult.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.59/10
#action #drama #sports
tv Mobile Police Patlabor
Mobile Police Patlabor
<p>In the future, advanced robotics has created heavy robots ("labors") for use in a variety of functions: construction, fire-fighting, military, and more. However, though the robots are only machines, their operators are also only human—and humans sometimes turn to crime. Since a heavy labor unit can be a dangerous weapon, the police of the future are set to fight fire with fire, using advanced patrol labor units, "patlabors." This is the story of the Second Special Vehicles Division, a motley crew of patlabor policemen and women doing their best to fight crime and live a normal life.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.72/10
#comedy #mecha #police #sci-fi
tv Yawara!

Yawara! is a sports anime laced with comedic and romance elements. It starts off with Yawara Inokuma, a high school girl who is most interested in doing the things that your average Japanese high school girl does; however, she has been trained in Judo for years by her grandfather, Jigorou (A former Japan Judo Champion), who has much grander plans in store for her as a Judo superstar. He manipulates matters so that Yawara ends up having to perform in matches and tournaments. His final plan is for Yawara to "Win the Gold Medal in the Olympics and be awarded the Nation Medal of Honor."

(Source: AniDB, edited)

finished airing
• 7.55/10
#action #comedy #drama #romance #sports
ova Shuten Douji
Shuten Douji
<p>As a baby Jiro was delivered to his foster parents by a massive oni, who said he would return for Jiro in 15 years. When the time comes Jiro must contend with enemy oni, dark cultists, and their minions while attempting to protect both his parents and girlfriend from their depredations. Ultimately he must embark on a journey through the past, future, and other dimensions to embrace his destiny as Shuten Doji reborn. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.88/10
#historical #horror #shounen #demons #sci-fi
ova Yoroiden Samurai Troopers Kikoutei Densetsu
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers Kikoutei Densetsu
<p>A strange, silent warrior appears. When the Inferno armor is summoned to battle him, the mysterious warrior calls forth his own armor—a black copy of the Inferno armor! Now, the warriors will find themselves half a world away fighting once more to save humanity, but this time, from their own armor!</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.75/10
#adventure #fantasy #shounen
ova Ys
<p>Adol Christen, a young man from the mainland, sails to the besieged land of Esteria in search of adventure. Esteria is being overrun by beasts under the control of the evil priest Dark Fact, and the people of the land are running out of time. However, there is a prophecy that tells of a hero from another land who will come to save Esteria -- and his name would be Adol Christen. </p>
finished airing
• 6.54/10
#adventure #drama #fantasy #demons #magic
ova Project A-Ko 4: Final
Project A-Ko 4: Final
<p>In Iraq, a group of archaeologists discover ancient relics that prophecize the coming of a superior race and the end of all civilization. Meanwhile, back in Graviton City, as A-Ko and B-Ko's rivalry over Kei intensifies, Mr. Daitokuji sets up an arranged marriage between Miss Ayumi and Kei. Furious over the engagement, both A-Ko and B-Ko do whatever it takes to prevent the wedding from going through. Little do they know that another alien fleet is on its way towards Earth. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.58/10
#action #comedy #mecha #shounen #sci-fi
tv City Hunter 3
City Hunter 3
<p>Ryo Saeba is a "sweeper" know as the City Hunter. He and his sidekick Kaori Makimura are hired to solve problems that the police can't (or won't) handle. When he's not keeping the streets of Tokyo clean, Ryo is chasing the ladies, and Kaori chases after him with a giant anti-ecchi hammer. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.9/10
#action #comedy #mystery #shounen
movie Hyper-Psychic Geo Garaga
Hyper-Psychic Geo Garaga
<p>The year is 2755. As a result of a system malfunction, the cargo ship XeBeC goes off-course in a warp gate and ends up within the orbit of the distant planet Garaga. After crashing on Garaga's surface, the crew must find ways to survive from hideous monsters, rabid ape soldiers, and a race of mysterious psychics.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.21/10
#action #adventure #sci-fi
ova Midnight Eye: Gokuu II
Midnight Eye: Gokuu II
<p>Goku, the lone wolf private detective is back, contracted by Yoshiko, a mysterious, beautiful and very afraid woman, to find and save her brother, Ryu. Will Goku be able to protect Yoshiko from her step father`s soldiers long enough to find her brother? Meanwhile Ryu, the unfortunate subject of a military experiment gone bad, leaves a trail of bodies behind him and has no intention of being found or saved by anyone. Will Goku have to kill the man he is supposed to save? Will even his omniscient cybernetic eye and sceptre be enough to help him defeat this indestructible killing machine?</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.33/10
#action #adventure #mystery #seinen #sci-fi
ova Gall Force: Chikyuu Shou
Gall Force: Chikyuu Shou
<p>The year 2085 and the only winners of the last war were the machines. Years previously the human race discovered the ruins of an ancient ship beneath the moon's surface and used the knowledge gained to create weapons of war. Eventually these weapons turned against mankind, seeing them as a threat and deciding the only way to stop these war loving humans was to destroy them. Heavily influenced by the 1988 Terminator movie, this new series focuses upon Sandy Newman as she leads a band of warriors in an attempt to reclaim the earth from the machines. If they can reach a group of unlaunched nuclear missiles, they can take out the machine`s headquarters located in Australia. </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.34/10
#action #mecha #military #sci-fi
ova Be-Boy Kidnapp&#039;n Idol
Be-Boy Kidnapp&#039;n Idol
<p>Kazuya a 16-year-old popular idol singer who has load of female fans. Other than rehearse or sign autographs, he plays video games with his friend Akihiko. Akihiko is more violent than sweet toward Kazuya, but protective of him over any arguments they may get into. Akihiko later on confesses his love to Kazuya.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.63/10
ova Dog Soldier
Dog Soldier
<p>When an American scientist carrying a cure for the AIDS virus is kidnapped by an arms merchant, John Kyosuke is forced back from retirement. He accepts the challenge to regain pocession of the anti-serum. He finds out that some of the people he is after are closely related, which gives his conquest a whole new meaning.</p><p> (Source: AnimeNfo)</p>
finished airing
• 3.97/10
#action #adventure #military
ova Assemble Insert
Assemble Insert
<p>A criminal group known as Demon Seed terrorizes Tokyo with its vast armies of mecha. The local police is afraid to confront them, but one person stands in their way: Maron Namikaze, a 13-year-old idol singer with a catchy voice and unbelievable superhuman strength.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.17/10
tv Jungle Taitei (1989)
Jungle Taitei (1989)
<p>Leo (a.k.a. Kimba in the U.S.) is a young ambitious lion cub who takes his father's place as emperor of the jungle when is father is killed by poachers. Even though his father's fate was met by the hands of humans, Leo is one of the few animals in the Jungle that doesn't fear or feel hatred toward humans. He is not alone either, he is guided by friends of his father to help create the best animal kingdom there can be. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.78/10
#adventure #drama
tv Jungle Book Shounen Mowgli
Jungle Book Shounen Mowgli
<p>After his parents died, Mowgli is raised by the Wolf Pack of the Seeonee Forest led by Akela and other wild animals such as Bagheera and Baloo. The young boy goes through several heartwarming, bittersweet, and life-threatening adventures as he seeks after his true purpose in life. And one of many dangers he has to face is the man-eating tiger, Shere Khan...</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.99/10
#adventure #drama
tv Time Travel Tondekeman!
Time Travel Tondekeman!
<p>The series starts when Hayato, a soccer enthusiast, and his girlfriend Yumi, an aspiring musician, went to a visit to Dr. Leonard's lab. They accidentally activated the Tondekeman, a funny talking kettle who transported them many centuries in the past. </p><p> In Baghdad, Hayato and Yumi gets reunited but they got separated from Tondekeman. They meet Aladdin, Prince Dandarn and Princess Shalala. They also meet the cunning Abdullah who is always ready to kidnap the princess so that he could marry the princess to his master. </p><p> Our heroes get to go to different places and times and meet several historical and literary figures as they follow Abdullah as he escapes through time to abduct the princess. </p><p> Hayato and Yumi are stuck in the past until they get Tondekeman from the possession of Abdullah. </p><p> (Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 7.41/10
#action #adventure #comedy #kids
tv Warau Salesman
Warau Salesman
<p>Each episode follows Fukuzou Moguro, a traveling salesman, and his current customer. Moguro deals in things that give his customers their heart's desire, and once his deals are made and their unhealthy desires are satisfied, Moguro's customers are often left with terrible repercussions, especially if they break the rules of his deals...</p>
finished airing
• 6.67/10
#comedy #drama
tv Dash! Yonkurou
Dash! Yonkurou
<p>The story is a succession of races in imaginative paths and runs to suit her run. The story will focus increasingly what is the real Emperor, will be discovered having this many mini title that will compare against the Emperor of Yonkuro, the epilogue to the epic challenge of the Rally of hell in this race will challenge a group of thugs who want to take advantage of Best of Mini 4WD racers to be able to recover a hidden treasure.The story centers on a brother and sister, Tatsuya and Kiyoko, the children of a scientist at the Twin X facility. This story is used by the very popular main character Yonkuro Hinomaru.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.92/10
#action #kids #shounen #sports
ova Aoki Honoo
Aoki Honoo
<p>Ryuuichi is a high-school student tired of living in a small town with small people. He's determined to claw his way to the top of Tokyo, and he'll use any woman he can to do it.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.09/10
#drama #romance #seinen
tv Mahou Tsukai Sally 2
Mahou Tsukai Sally 2
<p>During Sally's coronation ceremony in the magic world, she hears her human friends back on Earth are in trouble. Despite the warnings from her parents, she escapes to Earth to help her friends. Because she was caught using magic in front of humans, she had to erase her friends' memories. Now Sally will remain on Earth so she can regain Sumire and Yoshiko's friendship while helping other humans in trouble.</p><p> This is a sequel and reboot of the original series.</p>
finished airing
• 6.49/10
#comedy #shoujo #magic
ova Choujin Locke: Lord Leon
Choujin Locke: Lord Leon
<p>It is the year 336 of the Space Century on the planet of Sieren, and in the state of Innex, Flora Rain-who is blind-is employed at an elementary school. Flora is adored by her students, the principal of the school, and all the town’s people, and enjoys a peaceful life in the town.</p><p> By chance, she meets a strange youth named Locke. Locke has numerous superpowers, although he is very discreet about them and gives the impression of being an ordinary youth.</p><p> One day, Locke is visited by a Military man, Major Caliann, who requests Locke’s assistance in their investigation of Lordleon.</p><p> Lordleon and his space pirates have attacked the enterprise Astoria Concern, but the chairman, Great Georg, didn’t report the incident to the Union. The Union (aware of the attacks) thought this was very strange, and decided to investigate Lordleon with Locke's help.</p><p> (Source: Official Site)</p>
finished airing
• 6.21/10
#action #sci-fi
ova Umi no Yami, Tsuki no Kage
Umi no Yami, Tsuki no Kage
<p>Ruka and Rumi Kobayakawa are twin sisters in love with the same man, athletic upperclassman Katsuyuki Touma. Rumi seems supportive of Ruka's fledgling romance with Katsuyuki, until the twins are infected with a strange bacterium that transforms Rumi's personality and gifts the twins with terrifying psychic powers. Now Rumi will stop at nothing - or no one, that gets between her and Katsuyuki, including her own twin sister...</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.1/10
#drama #horror #romance
ova Choujuu Kishin Dancougar: Hakunetsu no Shuushou
Choujuu Kishin Dancougar: Hakunetsu no Shuushou
<p>After all the battles the Jyusenki-tai has been through, they have gone on their own separate ways. But one person will bring them all together again: Shapiro Keats. The man who sided with Muge Zarbados all the way back in the beginning is still alive. One friend-turned-foe awaits the Jyusenki-tai once again, in what will be their final battle. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.07/10
#mecha #sci-fi
ova Makaryuudo Demon Hunter
Makaryuudo Demon Hunter
<p>Yama Rikudo is not your average teenage girl. With her trademark duo horn-like tufted hair, she’s really a kind of demon policewoman, charged with the duty of protecting Japan from demonic monsters that’ve gone AWOL. Even when her demon superiors try and pull her off the job, because demon-human relations are getting too hot for her to handle, she will stay and fight with her giant scythe, because, while disguised as a high school student, she has fallen for fellow student Sho Kurogane. Now she must save Sho, and his friends, from the evil plotting of the school’s eternal youth seeking, soul sucking, Headmistress.</p><p> (Source: Chris' Cel Site)</p>
finished airing
• 5.53/10
ova Cherry no Manma
Cherry no Manma
<p>A comedy between a young girl and her two housemaid boyfriends.</p>
finished airing
• 4.88/10
#comedy #romance #shoujo
tv Wrestler Gundan Seisenshi Robin Jr.
Wrestler Gundan Seisenshi Robin Jr.
<p>Robin Jr. and his friends fight to save the solar system.</p>
finished airing
• 5.96/10
#action #adventure #comedy #fantasy #kids #parody #sci-fi
ova Ano Ko ni 1000%
Ano Ko ni 1000%
<p>Ano Ko ni 1000% is a high school love story. Azusa Kawahara is the soccer team manager, and her love for childhood playmate Ikumi is mutual. Although the whole school knew what was happening between Azusa and Ikumi, there were rivals who came between them.</p><p> (Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 5.35/10
#romance #school #shoujo
tv Parasol Henbei
Parasol Henbei
<p>All children dream to have a friend straight from a fairy tale... A little boy opens his closet and finds a strange creature with a parasol sitting in there. Nobody knows how he got there and from what mysterious worlds he is, but it is a fast friendship from the beginning. And nobody can ever know... </p><p> (Source: ANN) </p>
finished airing
• 6.4/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #kids #magic
tv Seton Doubutsuki
Seton Doubutsuki
<p>Documentary in which the achievement of Ernest "Black Wolf" Thompson is settled in different Episodes. Every single episode is a documentary in which one sort of Animal is described.</p>
finished airing
• 6.86/10
#adventure #fantasy
ova Dokushin Apartment Dokudamisou
Dokushin Apartment Dokudamisou
<p>Based on the manga by Takashi Fukutani.</p>
finished airing
• 5.69/10
#comedy #ecchi
ova Bucchigiri
<p>To all his schoolmates, Jin comes across as a hot-headed class clown from typically barging in late and sleeping the whole way through to always responding to any situation with reckless stupidity. The fact that he used to be the charismatic leader of a legendary biker gang has turned into an urban legend; however, after starting a rivalry with the captain of the school baseball team, he and two former members, become their star players. But it's not long before his past catches up to him...</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.7/10
special Chinpui Specials
Chinpui Specials
<p>Chinpui specials.</p>
finished airing
• 5.49/10
tv Momotarou Densetsu
Momotarou Densetsu
<p>No synopsis has been added for this series yet.</p><p>to update this information.</p>
finished airing
• 6.38/10
#adventure #comedy
special Time-Patrol Bon: Fujiko F. Fujio Anime Special - SF Adventure
Time-Patrol Bon: Fujiko F. Fujio Anime Special - SF Adventure
<p>A Japanese schoolboy, Heibon, is enlisted in the efforts of the time patrol to keep the past out of trouble.</p><p>(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 5.71/10
#action #adventure
tv Magical Hat
Magical Hat
<p>The series stars Hat, the descendant of a hero who fought an evil king and sealed Devildom. Hat falls into Devildom and finds he has to defeat the evil king.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.61/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #kids
movie Sore Ike! Anpanman: Kirakira Boshi no Namida
Sore Ike! Anpanman: Kirakira Boshi no Namida
<p>Anpanman helps the princess Nandananda to find the The Shining Star's Tear.</p>
finished airing
• 6.26/10
#adventure #comedy #kids
ova Mini Yon Soldier Rin!
Mini Yon Soldier Rin!
<p>A 1989 OVA about a boy saving the world from the evil scientist.</p>
finished airing
• 5.13/10
#action #adventure #mecha #shounen
ova Kangetsu Ittou: Akuryou Kiri
Kangetsu Ittou: Akuryou Kiri
<p>No synopsis information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding synopsis</p><p>.</p>
finished airing
• 5.25/10
ova Ogami Matsugorou
Ogami Matsugorou
<p>Based on the same name manga by Itou Minoru, serialized in Kodansha's Weekly Shounen Magazine.</p>
finished airing
• 5.46/10
#action #romance #school #shounen
tv Kariage-kun
<p>Based on the same name yonkoma manga by Ueda Masashi, serialized in Weekly Manga Action.</p><p>From putting his head of department to embarrasment by announcing to everyone that he has haemmorrhoids through the PA system in a public park to making a whole district dissapointed by putting a notice that there will be a fireworks display, and apparently the only "display" is him holding one small fireworks, Kariage-kun tells the amusing everyday life of, well, Kariage-kun.</p><p>His typical victim is his head of department, although anyone (or anything) can become a prey to his irony or sarcasm. The story began and ended with no special beginning or endings, but it is arranged chronologically (in the sense that it follows seasonal changes).</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.09/10
#comedy #seinen
tv Gaki Deka
Gaki Deka
<p>A boy/cop who liked playing with his testicles, sentencing people to death, and occasionally transforming into a deer or elephant.</p><p>(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 4.75/10
#comedy #ecchi #kids #parody #shounen
ova Gaki Deka (OVA)
Gaki Deka (OVA)
<p>A boy/cop who liked playing with his testicles, sentencing people to death, and occasionally transforming into a deer or elephant.</p><p>(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 4.61/10
#comedy #ecchi #kids #parody #shounen
tv Komatsu Sakyo Anime Gekijou
Komatsu Sakyo Anime Gekijou
<p>The collection of short SF stories.</p>
finished airing
• 6.5/10
#comedy #parody #sci-fi
ova Hoshi no Yuuenchi
Hoshi no Yuuenchi
<p>A kindly teacher demonstrates origami to his elementary class, but when he gives a paper crane to a child, it is stolen from him by Takeshi, the class bully. Takeshi discovers that the crane is really a talking spaceship that takes him and his friends to visit a fairground in the stars.</p><p>A girl falls through a hole into Space Hell, and the children cooperate to rescue her. Takeshi wakes up, wondering if it was all a dream. The next day, he returns the magic crane to its rightful owner. This tale is from Rainbow Across the Pacific's Daisuke Ikeda, the leader of the buddhist Soka Gakkai organization which is commonly considered a cult as it is a part of the shinshuukyou religious movement.</p><p>(Source: Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 4.93/10
#adventure #kids #sci-fi
special Tenkuu Senki Shurato Recaps
Tenkuu Senki Shurato Recaps
<p>Recaps of the original show. Also known as "Episode 32.5" and "Episode 39".</p>
finished airing
• 6.42/10
#action #fantasy #magic #shounen
movie Isewan Taifuu Monogatari
Isewan Taifuu Monogatari
<p>On September 26, 1959, Super Typhoon #15 (also known as "T5915", "Vera", or "Isewan Typhoon"), struck the coast of Japan with the maximum wind speed of 305 km/h, causing over 5,000 dead or missing plus over 30,000 injured, the heaviest casualty caused by a single typhoon in Japan in 20th century. This animated movie was produced on the 30th anniversary of the tragedy in order to commemorate the dead and survivors.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 7.64/10
#drama #historical
movie Sensuikan ni Koi wo Shita Kujira no Hanashi
Sensuikan ni Koi wo Shita Kujira no Hanashi
<p>No synopsis information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding synopsis</p><p>.</p>
finished airing
• 6.11/10
ova Santa Claus Tsukamaeta!
Santa Claus Tsukamaeta!
<p>A simple story about a young boy who stays up on Christmas in order to catch Santa and show the proof to his older friends.</p>
finished airing
• 5.13/10
#fantasy #kids