spring 2001 Season

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tv Shin Shirayuki-hime Densetsu Pretear
Shin Shirayuki-hime Densetsu Pretear
<p>A sixteen-year-old girl is struggling to adjust to a new step-family when seven guys appear on the scene revealing that she possesses a special magical power. Shying away from the strange group, she later joins them when a monster places her friend's life in jeopardy. Without training, she must prove herself capable to take up the sacred duty of the Pretear. They must resolve their differences and work together to defeat the evil princess intent on destruction.</p><p> (Source: FUNimation)</p>
finished airing
• 7.27/10
#comedy #drama #fantasy #romance #shoujo #magic
special Love Hina Spring Special
Love Hina Spring Special
<p>The tests have come, and Keitaro can only hope to succeed. However, in the final stretch, he fails miserably and daydreams through the test. Assuming that he has failed, he runs away, so the rest of the cast hunts him down on a remote desert island to bring him back.</p><p> The Toudai entrance exams have finally come (again) for Keitaro. With all his confidence Keitaro sits for the paper, but ends up falling asleep and dreaming about Narusegawa. Waking up with barely any time to complete the paper, Keitaro thinks he will fail the paper and tries to escape from Hinata Lodge and forget all the memories with it. By a stroke of luck he meets Seta, but ends up in a faraway island with the whole cast trying to look for him.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.26/10
#adventure #comedy #romance
ova R.O.D OVA
<p>Yomiko Readman is a lovable, near-sighted bibliomaniac working as a substitute teacher at a Japanese high school. Her real identity, however, is that of a secret agent for the British Library Special Operations Division. Her codename: "The Paper." The moniker denotes her supernatural ability to freely manipulate paper into any object she can imagine, including tools and weapons in her fight against the powerful and self-serving IJIN (Great Historical Figure) Army! Along with her partner, the enigmatic "Ms. Deep," Yomiko travels across the world in attempt to solve the mystery behind the reincarnation of historical figures and their attempt to control the world.</p><p> (Source: RightStuf)</p>
finished airing
• 7.72/10
#action #adventure #mystery #historical #magic #sci-fi
tv Comic Party
Comic Party
<p>Destiny or delusion? It's a hilarious rollercoaster of laughter and confusion when Taishi, the ultimate otaku, drags his friend Kazuki into the swirling world of ambition, hatred, and love - the world of fan comics! Poor clueless Kazuki must sink or swim when he's dumped straight into the middle of a massive comic convention. Lost amidst hoards of buyers, sellers, and cosplayers, Kazuki is about to be baptized by fire, all in order to lead him toward his true calling: to take over the world through fan comics!</p><p> Meanwhile, Kazuki's childhood friend Mizuki isn't about to let him be dragged from his normal life without a fight! But will she be able to stop the addictive draw of the new world that lies before Kazuki? Little by little, Kazuki is slipping down the path towards destiny - and Taishi is shoving him every step of the way! </p><p> (Source: RightStuf)</p>
finished airing
• 6.64/10
#comedy #drama
tv Hanaukyou Maid-tai
Hanaukyou Maid-tai
<p>After losing his mother, 12-year-old Taro journeys to Tokyo to live with his grandfather. But he gets the biggest surprise when he discovers that his grandfather's home is a huge mansion with hundreds of beautiful maids ready to serve him. Making matters worse (at least for Taro, but not for our viewing) is that not only does he inherit the Hanaukyo mansion, he gets the services of all of the maids 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.68/10
#comedy #ecchi #romance #harem
movie Metropolis
In the great city of Metropolis, severe community structures and prejudice dominate a world where humans and robots live together. Unrest and violence increase with each new day.

Searching for the scientist Dr. Laughton, suspected to violate human rights by trading organs, the Japanese detective Shunsaku Ban and his nephew Kenichi arrive at Metropolis. In the scientist's laboratory, Kenichi discovers a girl without any memory of her past life. He decides to help her, so they run away together. His uncle follows him and penetrates the dark secrets of the city to find Duke Red, the man ruling from the shadows. Meanwhile, Kenichi desperately tries to protect the mysterious girl from the people hunting her. However, Duke Red and his adoptive son have their own deep reasons for chasing the girl. These reasons are connected to her true identity and the struggle for the domination of Metropolis...

[Written by MAL Rewrite]
finished airing
• 7.57/10
#adventure #drama #romance #shounen #police #sci-fi
tv Steel Angel Kurumi 2
Steel Angel Kurumi 2
<p>Taking place 75 years after the first series, Steel Angel Kurumi 2 brings the Steel Angels in a new mis-adventure. High school student and aspiring cellist Nako Kagura accidentally discovers and kisses Kurumi Mk. II at her home, thus making her Kurumi's master. But things go awry as Nako's best friend Uruka gets jealous and tries anything - including her father's army of top-secret mecha - to destroy Kurumi and win back Nako. Things get more out of control when Saki Mk. II is awakened by Uruka, and Karinka Mk. II joins in to steal Nako away from Kurumi. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.36/10
#comedy #mecha #romance #shounen #sci-fi
ova Steel Angel Kurumi Zero
Steel Angel Kurumi Zero
<p>Sometime in the distant future, Kurumi, Saki and Karinka share an apartment with another girl named Excelia. One day, after school, Kurumi tells everyone that she is in love with a man she met named Michihito Kagura, but she doesn't know when she will see him again. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.17/10
#drama #romance #sci-fi
tv Geneshaft
<p>In the 21st century mankind was on the brink of destruction. Through genetic engineering however they eradicated such feelings as love and the desire for power. Since women are naturally less agressive than men, women to man ratio was set to 9:1. Now people are engineered to have skills that others view as being necessary. There is a giant ring that now orbits the earth, that sits there and relays information back to an alien race that sent it. Now a team of five women will try to eradicate the alien threat. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.43/10
#adventure #mecha #sci-fi
tv SoulTaker
Kyousuke Date comes home one night and finds his mother dying in a pool of her own blood. In her final moments, she stabs him in the chest. After a swift recovery, Kyousuke searches for answers regarding his mother's motives, but finds more than he bargained for when he is attacked by two rival organizations: the Hospital and the Kirihara Group.

Kyousuke is surprised to discover that he has a twin sister named Runa, and both groups try to coerce information out of him about her despite his ignorance to her existence. As their assault continues, Kyousuke soon makes another discovery—he has the ability to transform into a terrifying mutant called SoulTaker. With these newfound powers, Kyousuke resolves to crush both organizations, uncover the truth behind his mother's actions, and protect Runa.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]
finished airing
• 6.44/10
#horror #shounen #demons
ova Alien 9
Alien 9
<p>Yuri Ootani, a girl who has been afraid of aliens, has been chosen to be on the alien party with the class president Kumi Kawamura, whose only intention to join the alien party is to get out of presidential duties, as well as Kasumi Tomine who is perfect at everything she does, including fighting all the aliens that come in their way. But can they defeat a massive alien who has already abducted Kasumi?</p>
finished airing
• 6.68/10
#horror #school #sci-fi #psychological
movie Detective Conan Movie 05: Countdown to Heaven
Detective Conan Movie 05: Countdown to Heaven
<p> As a pair of towers in Tokyo are being prepared for their grand opening, there is a series of murders of people connected to the towers. Conan suspects that the mysterious Syndicate may also be involved.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 8.15/10
#adventure #comedy #mystery #shounen #police
special Cosmo Warrior Zero Gaiden
Cosmo Warrior Zero Gaiden
<p>Prequel to Cosmo Warrior Zero.</p>
finished airing
• 6.46/10
#drama #sci-fi #adventure #military
tv Dotto Koni-chan
Dotto Koni-chan
<p>Koni (whose character is based on the famous Sumo-wrestler) and his gang have lots of crazy and incoherent adventures in their town. From fighting with their "Lovely-Teacher" and dealing with Samurai fish, to confirming if "The Armored-Guy's" wife has an affair and saving the world, Koni, High, Moro, Nari and Afro, the Afro-dog, do the craziest and funniest things to have fun.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.36/10
ona Ajimu: Kaigan Monogatari
Ajimu: Kaigan Monogatari
<p>Seventeen year old Nakaido Hirosuke is just your average high school student. One morning as he arrives at the train station on his way to school, he catches sight of a beautiful girl, Ajimu Yasuna, and immediately falls for her. The two of them get to know each other and become friends, but he can't confess his feelings and she is unsure of hers. As events and other people present obstacles for the potential couple to clear, their relationship begins to develop and their feelings become clear.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.44/10
#comedy #drama #romance #school
special Di Gi Charat Ohanami Special
Di Gi Charat Ohanami Special
<p>The Ohamami Special consisted of four independent episodes of Di Gi Charat with no continuation that aired in Spring 2001 in Japan.</p><p> • Ohanami Special Episode 1 - The Evil Settles Down </p><p> • Ohanami Special Episode 2 - Sakura Sakura</p><p> • Ohanami Special Episode 3 - Long Haired Onii-san-nyu</p><p> • Ohanami Special Episode 4 - Don`t Call me Rabi-en-Rose </p><p> (Source: AniDB & Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 6.76/10
special Di Gi Charat Tsuyu Specials
Di Gi Charat Tsuyu Specials
<p>Di Gi Charat (call her Dejiko for short) and Petit Charat (the cute little charat) come down to Earth, where they want to be idols, or something like that. Rabi~en~Rose (a random girl with bunny ears) decides they're in her way of becoming an idol herself. They all end up working at Gamers, where various otaku, children, and humanoid fingers walk in and act like morons.</p><p> Contains:</p><p> Gema no Sumika</p><p> Tsusode shiu Engekidan (ii ne!)</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.67/10
ova Malice@Doll
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<p>Malice, a sex robot living in an abandoned human city, is assaulted and violated by an mysterious creature. Upon awakening, Malice finds out that she has become human and can pass on her humanity to her fellow machines. However, her gift soon becomes a curse when her fellow robots rage out of control after being exposed to the pleasures of life.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.77/10
#horror #psychological #sci-fi
tv Run=Dim
<p>In the year 2050 A.D, approximately 1/10th of Japan is now under water due to the global warming effect. The city of Tokyo was no exception.</p><p> The economy of Japan is crippled from this disaster and the government is willing for anything to help revive the country. As a result, the Japanese government forms "JESAS", a military foundation that has evil intentions of controlling Japan's future. JESAS handles the dumping of nuclear wastes into outer space.</p><p> To insure their protection from other countries, JESAS has developed "R.B." Robotic Weaponry, which is controlled by pilots with "A.I. (Accurate Intuition)". On the opposite side of the law is the "Green Frontier", a united protection agency that was formed by countries sharing the same beliefs, to save the Earth.</p><p> Featuring JESAS pilots Kanna and Kazuto and Green Frontier's Doota Kang and Mira Yu, these four youngsters will decide the fate of the Earth through love, friendship and the passion for their duty.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.07/10
#action #mecha #sci-fi
movie Crayon Shin-chan Movie 09: Arashi wo Yobu Mouretsu! Otona Teikoku no Gyakushuu
Crayon Shin-chan Movie 09: Arashi wo Yobu Mouretsu! Otona Teikoku no Gyakushuu
<p>As the 21st century approaches, a new 20th-century museum has opened in town, for the adults to relive their childhood. However, the owners of the museum seem to have other plans for it. The adults start to behave strangely, and one morning, they abandon their children for the 20th-century museum. Shinnosuke, along with his friends, must now rescue his parents and stop the world from returning to the 20th century before they get captured.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.75/10
#comedy #ecchi #kids #school #shounen #slice of life #seinen
tv Gear Fighter Dendoh
Gear Fighter Dendoh
<p>The story takes place in the future where war machines from evil mechanical alien empire Garufa finally reaches Earth. In order to protect earth, an Earth defense organization called GEAR (Guard Earth and Advanced Reconnaissance) is formed. GEAR has an ultimate weapon in a form of war mecha, GEAR Fighter Dendoh, which is piloted by two elementary school students, namely Kusanagi Hokuto and Izumo Ginga. Can the friendship between Hokuto and Ginga unleashed the full potential power of Dendoh in order to fight Garufa? </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 7.27/10
#action #mecha #adventure #school #sci-fi
tv Haja Kyosei G Dangaiou
Haja Kyosei G Dangaiou
<p>A mysterious explosion on Futagami Island begins a new chapter in the Dangaioh mythos! Led by the evil Professor Katou, a band of warriors calling themselves the "Tartarus Knights" have begun their campaign to lay waste to the world by way of a small research station on Futagami Island. Katou's victory seems almost certain until he encounters an advanced fortress guarding the island. From it, a group of three humanoid robots are launched—Dangaioh!</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.41/10
#action #mecha #sci-fi
ova Afro-Ken
<p>Afro Ken is a Japanese character created by the San-X company, which creates other anime-style characters such as Kogepan. He is a dog with a rainbow-coloured afro. He is innocent and blameless and always in a good mood. Afro Ken is always willing to try new things. Afro Ken is attracted to objects that look like he does. His hair changes to look like these things as he gets close to them.</p><p> There is an Afro Ken Family Tree with other dog characters who have outrageous names, such as Techno Ken, Funky Ken, Lord Ken, Super Afro Ken, and Normal Ken. Unlike the others, Normal Ken does not have wild hair.</p><p> (Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 5.2/10
#comedy #kids
tv Karakuri Kiden: Hiwou Senki
Karakuri Kiden: Hiwou Senki
<p>8 years ago, Western Civilization visited 19th century Japan. Mechanized dolls and new steam-powered creations began spreading throughout the country. The Wind Gang is a group of doll and steam users who believe in using their creations to violently bring about a new Industrial Era. They attack and destroy the peaceful village of a young doll user named Hiwou one day. Hiwou and his friends escape with a giant doll named Homura. Hiwou now wants to find his father, so that he can help defeat the Wind Gang, and bring peace back to Japan.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.64/10
#action #adventure #historical #mecha
tv Gregory Horror Show
Gregory Horror Show
<p>The first series is a set of 25 stories about a male businessman arriving at the hotel after taking a train home from work. He encounters the mysterious owner of the hotel, an old mouse known as Gregory, who suggests that he stay a while. Soon, the man becomes drawn into a bizarre series of events taking place within Gregory House as he tries desperately to escape from this bizarre purgatory.</p><p> (Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 6.75/10
#comedy #mystery #horror #vampire #demons
ova Medaka no Gakkou
Medaka no Gakkou
<p>Medaka is a high school student. She wants to be a doctor, and she’s just transferred to Tanaka Private School on the recommendation of her parents.</p><p>But she finds that his school looks a bit strange. For example, Pochi is such a smart student who always gets full marks, but he is a dog. And there are other classmates: Nekoko, a cat, who thinks of Pochi as a rival, Misa, a five-years-old girl. Of course, her home room teacher, Mr. Tanaka, is not normal. His face is ... A fish?!</p><p>(Source: AnimeNfo)</p>
finished airing
• 6.64/10
special Gregory Horror Show: The Bloody Karte
Gregory Horror Show: The Bloody Karte
<p>The fourth series, The Bloody Karte (presented as a side series on the DVDs) is a set of 12 stories about Catherine working in a mysterious hospital.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.02/10
#comedy #demons #mystery #horror #vampire
special Wakakusa Monogatari: Nan to Jo-sensei Specials
Wakakusa Monogatari: Nan to Jo-sensei Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Wakakusa Monogatari: Nan to Jo-sensei <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p><p>Nan Harding is the new student at Mr. and Mrs. Bhaer's school. Everyone thinks that she is a pain in the head, but not Mrs. Jo. Together with the other kids, they all embark on their personal adventures and misfortunes while learning in school.</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.42/10
#drama #historical #school #slice of life
special Ai Shoujo Pollyanna Monogatari Specials
Ai Shoujo Pollyanna Monogatari Specials
<p>A summary of</p> Ai Shoujo Pollyanna Monogatari <p>full series aired as TV Specials in 2001.</p>
finished airing
• 6.28/10
#drama #historical #slice of life
special Alps Monogatari: Watashi no Annette Specials
Alps Monogatari: Watashi no Annette Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Alps Monogatari: Watashi no Annette <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 5.98/10
#drama #slice of life
special Makiba no Shoujo Katori Specials
Makiba no Shoujo Katori Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Makiba no Shoujo Katori <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.81/10
#adventure #drama #historical #slice of life
special Shoukoushi Cedie Specials
Shoukoushi Cedie Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Shoukoushi Cedie <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.95/10
#drama #shoujo #slice of life
special Trapp Ikka Monogatari Specials
Trapp Ikka Monogatari Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Trapp Ikka Monogatari <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.54/10
#drama #historical #music #romance
special Daisougen no Chiisana Tenshi Bush Baby Specials
Daisougen no Chiisana Tenshi Bush Baby Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Daisougen no Chiisana Tenshi Bush Baby <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 5.86/10
#adventure #drama
special Nanatsu no Umi no Tico Specials
Nanatsu no Umi no Tico Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Nanatsu no Umi no Tico <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.43/10
#adventure #slice of life
special Watashi no Ashinaga Oji-san Specials
Watashi no Ashinaga Oji-san Specials
<p>A summary of the</p> Watashi no Ashinaga Oji-san <p>full series aired as a TV specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.37/10
#comedy #romance #school #shoujo #slice of life
ona Kimi to Boku
Kimi to Boku
<p>Kimi to Boku (You and I) is the story of an aspiring mangaka and his cat, told from the cat's perspective. It follows the friendship between the cat and the young man from when they first meet up to when they must part.</p>
finished airing
• 7.16/10
#slice of life #drama
ona Anime-ban Little★Nicky: Henachoko Akuma Nicky no NY Taikenki
Anime-ban Little★Nicky: Henachoko Akuma Nicky no NY Taikenki
An anime tie-in to the Adam Sandler film Little Nicky that expands slightly on the story, showing the demonic Nicky exploring New York.
finished airing
• 5.15/10