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Anime Status
ova Boku, Otaryman.
Boku, Otaryman.
<p>Boku, Otary-man (otaku + salaryman) is a autobiographical manga of the author Yoshitani, who is also working as a system engineer. It's about a slice of life of an office worker, who is a little bit otaku.</p>
winter 2010 •
finished airing
• 6.21/10
#comedy #seinen #slice of life
movie Loups=Garous
<p>In a near future, the world's population has decreased dramatically due to a deadly virus that terrorized the whole planet.</p><p> Now people eat only synthetic food and tend to avoid as much as possible any form of physical connection or "real contact" with living creatures. Real shops have disappeared from the streets, and with the exception of the community centers (what were once called schools), people communicate with each others exclusively online.</p><p> But even in this tightly controlled and systematized society, there is a group of young girls who actively pursued real contact. And when a string of brutal murders emerges, their challenge to this closed world is just about to begin.</p><p> (Source: Production I.G)</p>
summer 2010 •
finished airing
• 6.35/10
#mystery #thriller #sci-fi
ova Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru: Owarinaki Toki no Monogatari
Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru: Owarinaki Toki no Monogatari
<p>The story is about a 9-year-old boy named Wataru Ikusabe who is magically transported to a magical realm of the gods called Sokaizan which he is supposed to save. He also befriends many of the Soukaizan natives, and forms some very strong friendship bonds. </p><p> (Source: Wikipedia) </p>
fall 1993 •
finished airing
• 6.54/10
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>
fall 1989 •
finished airing
• 6.4/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #kids #magic
movie Anju to Zushioumaru
Anju to Zushioumaru
<p>After their father quarrels with local military men, Anju and Zushio are forced to flee, but they are captured and sold into slavery. When their mother dies, they are sold to Sansho the Bailiff, a cruel man who subjects them to hideous torments.</p><p> While Anju falls into a lake and is transformed into a swan, Zushio escapes and after being adopted to a nobleman grows to a young man. He will then fight to defeat the evil Dayu and free all the slaves.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
summer 1961 •
finished airing
• 6.19/10
#fantasy #historical
movie Ore no Michi
Ore no Michi
<p>The My Road series—Scarlet Road (2002), White Road (2003), Indigo Road (2006), and the most recent instalment Lemon Road (2008)—can be read as meditations on loss and mourning. These poetic films tell their story through motif, character expression, music and montage and require repeated viewing for one to absorb the subtly evoked layers of meaning.</p><p> (Source: Midnight Eye)</p>
finished airing
• 7/10
ona The Wash Bird of the Wash Island
The Wash Bird of the Wash Island
<p>Enter the strange fantasy world of Peter the wash bird.</p><p> Come visit the leading paradise resort located somewhere in the southern hemisphere. The tropical ecosystem is unlike anything you've even seen before.</p><p> Tourists enjoy traveling there in a special ark.</p><p> When needed the resort offers laundry service on a very unique island.</p>
finished airing
• 3.52/10
#comedy #fantasy
tv Gegege no Kitarou (1996)
Gegege no Kitarou (1996)
<p>Kitarou, a ghost, spends his afterlife helping humans in need of his skills. He thwarts the plans of evil spirits who live to torment humanity. This time, Kitarou's friend Megumi is in need of his help. Her father, a botanist, went to Baruru Island to study the plant life there, and was subsequently kidnapped by evil spirits. It's up to Kitarou to save him.</p><p> (Source: Animenfo)</p>
winter 1996 •
finished airing
• 6.79/10
#adventure #demons
movie Chuumon no Ooi Ryouriten
Chuumon no Ooi Ryouriten
<p>The oldest anime adaptation of a famous short story by Japanese writer Kenji Miyazawa. Two young British hunters get lost in the woods and discover a strange restaurant.</p>
fall 1958 •
finished airing
• 6.02/10
tv Yousei Dick
Yousei Dick
<p>Based on Hobberdy Dick (1955) by Katharine Mary Briggs (1898-1980, English). </p><p> Tells the story of a 300-year-old hobgoblin who lives in Widford Manor in the Cotswolds. </p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
fall 1992 •
finished airing
• 5.38/10
#fantasy #kids