OVA (9 eps)
3.261 out of 5 from 13,963 votes
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Witness the true beginning of the Matrix: how men created the machines and how those machines stood up against their masters, and the effects of the great war that waged between them, which in the end led to the fall of mankind. Watch the ship Osiris and its efforts to warn the remaining humans of the imminent attack; follow a champion who happens to break free from the Matrix; explore the exploitation of a glitch in the overall system; observe the story of the Kid and how he was found by Neo; travel with an investigator who tracks the well-known hacker Trinity; and learn the secrets of the Matrix in other wondrous ways.

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MarkoSinadinovic's avatar by MarkoSinadinovic on Nov 10, 2010
Score: 9/10

Before anything else, I have to say that it's a must to have watched The Matrix (although not necessarily Matrix Reloaded) in order to have a good understanding of The Animatrix. All the episodes are anchored in the world presented in The Matrix, and a chockfull of references abound to events, characters, and situations that had been seen on the aforementioned film. Neo and Trinity (aptly voiced by their... read more

m0m0's avatar by m0m0 on Feb 6, 2011
Score: 9/10

The Animatrix is a collection of short films, 9 in total that where created from the creators of the Matrix series and anime directors that inspired them when they where creating the Matrix. Some of the stories are good, while others are not so good. What is nice about this is that each story is animated in a different style and features different characters and voice actors. This is worth the watch for... read more



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