It is the early 1920s, and New York City has a problem of evil proportions – demons. With devil worshipping on the rise, foul spirits and monsters have begun to surface, causing fear and panic in their wake. Combating this threat is the Magdalene Order – a group of religious officials charged with exorcising the evil that is spreading throughout the city. Rosette Christopher is a young nun who takes on missions alongside her contracted partner – a young demon named Chrono. Now it is up to this unlikely pair to wield God’s power – and plenty of holy bullets – to destroy the menace in front of them and confront the demons of their past.
As always with GONZO, you can expect high class animation, fanservice here and there, action, comedy and dramatic moments -- Chrno Crusade is no different. The story follows the same pattern as Full Metal Panic. It kicks off with some action and lighthearted moments then goes into smaller arcs while there is an underlying plot being developed. The story jumps around like that for 2/3rd of the... read more
I typically never write reviews for animes, but this was such an experience that I felt like I had to tell/warn others about it. Now, the only reason I say warn is not because this is a bad anime in any means, but because of the ending. I won't spoil it for anyone, but for those that aren't aware, this anime is appropriately marked (or should be, if it's not) a tragedy. Now, moving on! I watched the anime... read more
|Chrono Crusade: Azmaria's Extra Lessons||DVD Special||2005|