Misaki Suzuhara is a young girl who traveled to Tokyo to live with a relative, but ended up becoming involved in the greatest game of all time: Angelic Layer! In this fast-paced competition, players customize dolls and fight them in arenas of all sizes, hoping to gain experience and perhaps win the greatest tournament of them all! With new friends to meet and new enemies to defeat, the best time of Misaki's life seems to be just beginning. Join Misaki as she struggles to be the best, even in the face of overwhelming odds...
I picked up this anime because I wanted to watch something lighthearted and innocent. And this one just seemed to fit the budget. While Angelic Layer did manage to remain lighthearted and innocent throughout the entirety of its 26-episode run, so much about it pissed me off. Now, this anime had some very positive aspects as well, they just weren’t present enough to get it a better score from... read more
at first i thought the anime was going to be somewhat similar to the 2 thick manga books. I WAS WRONG! the anime was similar at first but when the ending was nothing but complete baloney. In the manga Misaki and Kotaro end up going out. Tomoya and Ohjiro went out. But in the anime Tomoyo and Kotaro end up together. Tomoyo's jelousy was just a tool for plots sake and did not work as well as the creators thought... read more
|Angelic Layer||1999||Original Manga|