summer 1991 Season

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ova Otaku no Video
Otaku no Video
<p>Somewhat based on the real story of how Gainax was founded, Otaku no Video addresses all aspects of an otaku lifestyle. Ken Kubo is a young man living an average life until he is dragged into a group of otaku. Slowly, he becomes more like them until he decides to abandon his former life to become king of otaku—the otaking!</p><p> Mixed in are live-action interviews with real otaku, addressing every aspect of hardcore otaku life. Not only are anime and manga fans included, but also sci-fi fans, military fans, and other groups of Japanese geeks.</p>
finished airing
• 7.18/10
#comedy #drama #historical #mecha #magic #sci-fi
tv Onii-sama e...
Onii-sama e...
<p>When starting at a new school, Nanako is thrust into the world of female rivalry and love. She is choosen into the Sorority, giving her an enviable postition according to all the girls left out. However, since Nanako is not from a wealthy family, most girls find it unfair that she was choosen. Nanako is left to protect herself from wicked rumors and mean plots to make her leave the school. Along with her best friend since preschool, and new friends made along the way, she uncovers the past of some of the more popular girls in school and on her journey through highschool she learns of love, loss and her own family's secrets... </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.83/10
#drama #school #shoujo
movie Dragon Ball Z Movie 05: Tobikkiri no Saikyou Tai Saikyou
Dragon Ball Z Movie 05: Tobikkiri no Saikyou Tai Saikyou
<p>After defeating Frieza, Goku returns to Earth and goes on a camping trip with Gohan and Krillin. Everything is normal until Cooler—Frieza's brother—sends three henchmen after Goku. A long fight ensues between our heroes and Cooler, in which he transforms into the fourth stage of his evolution and has the edge in the fight ...until Goku transforms into Super Saiyan.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.16/10
#adventure #comedy #shounen #sci-fi #fantasy
movie Omoide Poroporo
Omoide Poroporo
<p>Taeko Okajima is a typical "office lady" in a big company in a big city. When she takes a sabbatical to the countryside in Yamagata Prefecture, the hometown of her brother-in-law, the journey recalled her memory of her 5th grade year. During her stay in Yamagata, she works hard and happily as a farmer and is surrounded by friendly relatives and villagers, bringing up more memories. Their hospitality makes her to reconsider her choice of life. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.58/10
#drama #romance #slice of life
ova Teito Monogatari
Teito Monogatari
<p>When an evil sorcerer bent on crushing the "greatest city on earth" uses dark powers to awaken the destructive spirit of Tokyo's historic "guardian", Taira no Masakado, occultists, children and scientists become embroiled in a ruinous struggle spanning two decades. </p><p> (Source: ANN) </p>
finished airing
• 6.02/10
#historical #horror
ova Detonator Orgun
Detonator Orgun
<p>Fleeing from his own race, Orgun - an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons - travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek nothing but destruction of other civilizations. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.55/10
#adventure #mecha #sci-fi #action
special Lupin III: Napoleon no Jisho wo Ubae
Lupin III: Napoleon no Jisho wo Ubae
<p>Lupin has a lively time of it this time in a classic car race from Madrid to Paris. The race prize is Napoleon's dictionary, which contains the key to the Treasure of the Empire, something that just about everybody seems to be after. Lupin and his buddies take off after the prize, pursued not only by the perennial Inspector, but also by an army of secret agents from around the world. Classic cars and state-of-the-art weapons heighten the speed and thrills of this adventure.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.82/10
#action #adventure #comedy #shounen
ova Arslan Senki
Arslan Senki
<p>Betrayed from within and overwhelmed by dark sorcery, the valiant armies of Pars are overrun by the warrior-fanatics of Lusitania. Escaping the destruction of his homeland, the heroic Prince Arslan begins to assemble a group of five, extraordinary allies—a priestess, an exiled warrior, a mischievous minstrel, an insightful artist and his attendant—to aid him in his fight against the Lusitanian invaders. Together, they must build an army and defeat 300,000 trained soldiers—including the mysterious Lord Silver Mask who has also laid claim to the throne of Pars.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.99/10
#action #adventure #drama #fantasy #historical
movie Urusei Yatsura Movie 6: Itsudatte My Darling
Urusei Yatsura Movie 6: Itsudatte My Darling
<p>Lupica, another one of the legion of space princesses that all seem to have found out about Earth in some tour book, appears and abducts Ataru! </p><p> But Lupica isn't after Ataru for his great looks or charming personality (because he doesn't have either). Lupica's goal is the greatest love potion in the galaxy, which she intends to use to induce her sweetheart to tie the knot. To get it, she needs the possessor of the greatest lust in the universe...</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.93/10
#action #adventure #comedy #drama #romance #sci-fi
ova Roujin Z
Roujin Z
<p>The Z Project was intended to give the new generation a break from caring for the old. The original intenion was to create a machine to care for them without any intervention. At first glance, it looked like an excellent plan, and many of the younger generation approved of its application. But when old Mr. Takazawa become the test subject for the Z-001 machine, Haruko questioned both the tactics of the hospital and the moral implications of the machine. This is just the beginning, as Haruko has not just the hospital, but the odds against her. But then, she discovers an odd quirk about the machine: it uses a biochip, and it eventually acquires a mind of its own!</p><p> (Source: AnimeNfo)</p>
finished airing
• 7.1/10
#comedy #drama #mecha #sci-fi
ova Mermaid Forest OVA
Mermaid Forest OVA
<p>This anime is based on the Mermaid Forest story line found in the graphic novel by the same name. Mana and Yuta are drawn into the world of the Kannagi Family, owners of Mermaid Forest. Only two of the Kannagi clan remain - an old women and a young girl with hair as white as snow. What is the secret of these two women? And what is the secret of Mermaid Forest? Is there really a mermaid buried somewhere in the hills......a mermaid that could help Yuta return to normal?</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.87/10
#mystery #drama #fantasy #horror
ova NG Knight Ramune &amp; 40 EX: Biku Biku Triangle Ai no Arashi Daisakusen
NG Knight Ramune &amp; 40 EX: Biku Biku Triangle Ai no Arashi Daisakusen
<p>Lamune has returned to Earth with no memory of his adventures on Hara-Hara world and Doki-Doki space. The remains of Gobuhriki find their way to Earth, and awaken the spirit of Don Harumage. While Cocoa builds a fighting vehicle with stuff she finds around Tokyo, Milk and Leska set off to find Lamune and Da Cider to save the day before the new Gobuhriki is revived and destroys the Earth. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.57/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #mecha #shounen
movie Silent Mobius: The Motion Picture
Silent Mobius: The Motion Picture
<p>In a futuristic Tokyo, several policewomen fight a monster. One of them, Katsumi Liqueur, remembers where she saw it before... Katsumi Liqueur, an American-born woman of Japanese descent, travels to Tokyo to visit her mother, Fuyuka, who is sick in the hospital. She takes a shortcut through an alley after her taxi gets stuck in traffic, only to encounter a monster and two policewomen fighting it. Later, she meets their chief, Rally Cheyenne, who, it seems, has been expecting her, though Katsumi has never met her before. The policewomen want Katsumi to help them fight the monster, but Katsumi, who does not want to believe in magic, resists.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.4/10
#adventure #sci-fi
ova Tenkuu Senki Shurato: Sousei e no Anto
Tenkuu Senki Shurato: Sousei e no Anto
<p>This is the continuation of the TV series. The battle for the celestial sphere is over. Gai and Shurato have been erased from history. However, another danger is coming ahead, and the eight guardians are sent back to Earth to investigate. As Shurato tries to win back his friends in a world that has forgotten him, a new villain has a mysterious plan for them.</p><p> (Source: AnimeDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.65/10
#action #fantasy #shounen #magic
ova Kekkou Kamen
Kekkou Kamen
<p>At the academy Miami Takashi attends, higher education has sunk to the lowest levels of depravity, with armed hall monitors, teachers who wear masks to hide their identities and special detention sessions in a torture chamber beneath the gym! It's a curriculum designed to chew up sweet young things, and poor Miami's been voted "Least Likely to Survive" in her class! Is there no hope? Can no one save her? Enter Kekko Kamen, the most outrageous superheroine ever! Clad in a red mask, red boots and nothing else, she is the supreme protector of innocents like Miami. Armed with her trusty nunchaku and a body that just won't quit, she'll make chopped pork out of the swine who run this school from hell! But who is she really? The only one who knows for sure is creator Go Nagai and he's not giving anything away... except lots of free peeks at Kekko Kamen's magnificent physique!</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.83/10
#comedy #ecchi
ova Ozanari Dungeon: Kaze no Tou
Ozanari Dungeon: Kaze no Tou
<p>The king of the Tower of Wind seeks the power of the legendary Dragon's Head, and employs the fighter Moka, the thief Buruman, and the magic user Kiriman to steal it for him. But the Dragon's Head is sealed in the Temple of Fire, and to capture it Moka will have to face the sect that has protected it generation after generation!</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.32/10
#action #adventure #comedy #fantasy
ova Yuukan Club
Yuukan Club
<p>St. President school is one of the most wealthy schools around. Everybody in that school respects the Yukan club, the most popular and richest group in the school. This includes Shouchikubai Miroku, Kenbishi Yuuri, Kikumasamune Seishirou, Hakushika Noriko and Kizakura Karen. They go through dangerous adventures to save their school, and of course, just to kill their spare time.</p>
finished airing
• 5.91/10
#comedy #mystery #school #shoujo
ova Hoshikuzu Paradise
Hoshikuzu Paradise
<p>After his mother passed away, high school student Hiroshi Houshou's long lost father suddenly reappears, along with two new family members: a new mother who is also a famous actress, and her daughter, the popular and beautiful idol singer Rina Yuuki.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.65/10
#comedy #romance
ova Choujin Locke: Shinsekai Sentai
Choujin Locke: Shinsekai Sentai
<p>Azalea has been residing on the Colony-Planet of Dinahl, and she can't recall anything about herself until she hears a voice calling her name.</p><p> Then there is another voice summoning her to go to a park on top of a skyscraper. Once she arrives there, she meets up with other people who also have no recollection of who they are or what they were doing before arriving at this destination as instructed by the voice.</p><p> All the people assembled there possess superhuman powers, such as Eno's psychic power, Umoth's x-ray vision, Neia's teleportation powers, Azalea's telepathy, and Locke's electrical wizardry.</p><p> Who has summoned them, and what will the five super-psychics confront?</p><p> (Source: Official Site)</p>
finished airing
• 6.08/10
#action #sci-fi
ova Izumo
<p>Fantasy adventures in ancient Japan. Based on a manga with the same title written by Tsuzuki Kazuhiko, it is not related to the game of Studio e.go, and the anime based on the game. </p>
finished airing
• 5.96/10
#adventure #fantasy #historical
special R20: Ginga Kuukou
R20: Ginga Kuukou
<p>A pilot film for an unmade Gainax anime that was planned to follow their first movie, Royal Space Force: Wings of Honneamise. However, Wings of Honneamise failed at the box office and with the recent collapse of the Japanese asset price bubble, no company was willing to fund it.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.57/10
ova Licca-chan Fushigi na Mahou no Ring
Licca-chan Fushigi na Mahou no Ring
<p>Second part in the OVA series that was later adapted into a TV show in 1998.</p>
finished airing
• 5.99/10
#adventure #fantasy
movie Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibouken (1991)
Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibouken (1991)
<p>It starts with a kid named Dai remembering a story told to him by his grandfather, the monster magician Brass, about the defeat of the Demon Lord Hadlar by the hands of a hero who, as the story progresses, is known to be Avan.</p>
finished airing
• 6.83/10
#adventure #shounen #demons #magic #fantasy
ova Asatte Dance
Asatte Dance
<p>Suekichi goes to university and has, as any Japanese university student, time for hobbies. Things change when he attends his great grandfather's funeral and wakes the next morning in his room with a very sexy girl besides him. His great grandfather has left him a *little* inheritance but there are some conditions. Meanwhile, sexy Aya keeps hanging around and refuses to go away. The beginning of a strange relationship which revolves around suspicions and desire.</p><p>(Source: MU)</p>
finished airing
• 5.66/10
#comedy #drama #ecchi #romance #seinen
movie Sore Ike! Anpanman: Tobe! Tobe! Chibigon
Sore Ike! Anpanman: Tobe! Tobe! Chibigon
<p>3rd Anpanman short movie.</p>
finished airing
• 5.65/10
#comedy #fantasy #kids
ova Yokohama Meibutsu: Otoko Katayama-gumi!
Yokohama Meibutsu: Otoko Katayama-gumi!
<p>The city of Yokohama has become a lawless district for biker gangs. One particular gang, the "Crazy Babies", have a 17 year old leader called Hiromi Katayama that is famous throughout the entire Kanagawa alliance as being a strong fighter with a devout sense of morality. However, when a young rookie by the name of Toshi Ikeda wants in, he swears to Katayama that he will uphold the ideals of the Crazy Babies and vows to not fight with anybody for his first probationary month within the gang or else forfeit his chance to join the gang.</p><p>Ikeda being the fiery young man he is, soon finds himself caught in the middle of a fight and unintentionally sparks off a feud between the gangs of Kanagawa and the dangerous Nagoya based group, The Dragon Star Crew, who have their eye on taking the whole of Kanto.</p><p>Can Katayama defend Yokohama from the encroaching hoodlums?</p>
finished airing
• 5.75/10
#action #school #shounen
ova Exper Zenon
Exper Zenon
<p>Tadashi is a high school student and computer-game addict. After a long day spent playing the game Zenon, he is visited in a dream by the heroine, Sartova. In an anime replay of The Last Starfighter, she takes him to the world of Zenon, where the game is played with human lives at stake.</p><p>The show starts with our hero Hiroshi easily defeating an arcade machine, impressing all of his nerdy friends. When he gets home, he finds a bizarre new game waiting for him on his computer. The game promises him a chance at winning the heart of a beautiful girl, so Hiroshi presses "Yes" to begin...only to have the screen turn to static right in front of him.</p><p>Skip to the next day. Hiroshi starts telling his friends about this game, and they aren't sure what to believe. But right then, in the middle of the class, a huge electrical storm hits, leaving in its wake a lone white egg. When Hiroshi touches it, the egg opens, revealing a beautiful (and stark naked) green-haired girl.</p><p>This girl, Hiroko, gives Hiroshi the name Zenon and gives him all sorts of powers, including ESP. That's all well and good, but right afterwards all the way to the very end, Hiroshi/Zenon winds up battling all sorts of evil bad guys and huge meanies non-stop to protect his new sweetheart.</p><p>(Source: Animerate)</p>
finished airing
• 5.68/10
#action #sci-fi
movie Ziggy Soreyuke! R&amp;R Band
Ziggy Soreyuke! R&amp;R Band
<p>Japanese rock band Ziggy comes to London and gets attacked upon arrival at the hotel after a recording session. The musicians barely escape the attack; however, soon they learn that their producer has been murdered, and they are the suspects! Chased by police and some mysterious organization, they find shelter at a local rockers' place and even give a performance there; but it is not too long before their pursuers appear again.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.1/10
#adventure #mystery #music
ova Ushiro no Hyakutarou
Ushiro no Hyakutarou
<p>Horror OVA based on the manga by Jirou Tsunoda. The title roughly means "Hyakutarou behind".</p><p>A boy named Ichitarou Ushiro deals with various horrifying phenomena with the help of his guardian spirit Hyakutarou.</p><p>2 episodes: "Kokkuri Satsujin Jiken", "Yuutai Ridatsu".</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.88/10
#horror #school
ova Shiawasette Naani
Shiawasette Naani
<p>Based in a series of books authored by Ryuho Ookawa. Alto's going home from school, when he founds a girl who calls herself an angel.</p>
finished airing
• 5.2/10
ova Meisou-Ou Border
Meisou-Ou Border
<p>Featuring a modern-day odd couple, the naive virgin Kubota and the handsome charmer Hachisuka, who meet up by accident in a Middle Eastern desert and return to Japan to hustle their way through life. They start by getting involved in shady TV dealings, where they get jobs making fake docmentaries.</p><p>(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)</p>
finished airing
• 5.7/10
#adventure #seinen
ova Kyoufu Shinbun
Kyoufu Shinbun
<p>For reasons unknown to him, Rei receives the Kyoufu Shinbun every morning, a newspaper which foresees deaths and catastrophes...</p><p>Based on Tsunoda Jirou's classic horror manga "Kyoufu Shinbun", serialized in Weekly Shounen Champion.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.17/10
#horror #shounen
ova Money Wars: Nerawareta Waterfront Keikaku
Money Wars: Nerawareta Waterfront Keikaku
<p>Money Wars: Nerawareta Waterfront Keikaku is a story about a battlefield in the stock market.</p>
finished airing
• 5.32/10
movie Hello Kitty: Mahou no Mori no Ohime-sama
Hello Kitty: Mahou no Mori no Ohime-sama
<p>Kitty and Mimmy have to save a kingdom and break a magical spell on a sleeping princess.</p>
finished airing
• 5.98/10
#fantasy #kids #magic
ova Taabou no Ryuuguusei Daitanken
Taabou no Ryuuguusei Daitanken
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finished airing
• 4.75/10
#fantasy #kids
ova Ishii Hisaichi no Dai Seikai
Ishii Hisaichi no Dai Seikai
<p>Based the same name gag manga by Hisaichi Ishii.</p>
finished airing
• 4.93/10
#comedy #parody
movie Huckleberry no Bouken (Movie)
Huckleberry no Bouken (Movie)
<p>Movie version of the TV series Huckleberry no Bouken.</p>
finished airing
• 5.76/10
#adventure #drama #historical
movie Gamba to Kawauso no Bouken
Gamba to Kawauso no Bouken
<p>The final chapter of the Gamba saga, released in theatres 15 years after the original TV series.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.68/10
#adventure #kids
movie Sore Ike! Anpanman: Dokin-chan no Dokidoki Calendar
Sore Ike! Anpanman: Dokin-chan no Dokidoki Calendar
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finished airing
• 6/10
#comedy #fantasy #kids #sci-fi
movie Kero Kero Keroppi no Sanjuushi
Kero Kero Keroppi no Sanjuushi
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finished airing
• 5.88/10
#fantasy #kids
movie Magical★Taruruuto-kun: Moeru! Yuujou no Mahou Taisen
Magical★Taruruuto-kun: Moeru! Yuujou no Mahou Taisen
<p>Second movie of Magical Taruruuto-kun</p>
finished airing
• 6.5/10
#adventure #comedy #ecchi #fantasy #magic #school