Demon City Shinjuku

Alt titles: Makai Toshi Shinjuku

Movie (1 ep x 80 min)
2.605 of 5 from 1,512 votes
Rank #4,173

Years ago, a great unholy rift opened in the center of Tokyo, turning Shinjuku into a demon-infested slum. At that time, a great warrior fought their leader, but was defeated. Now, the unholy forces reach out, targeting the one man who can bring peace to the war-torn world... a young boy must now do what his father could not--defeat the evil that lives inside Demon City Shinjuku!

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FSM's avatar by FSM on Feb 10, 2015
Score: 7.5/10

Despite some superficial opinions, this is actually a pretty good movie. It tells a simple (which is not a crime) yet interesting and immersive story in a very well directed, deliberate way. The cast is very limited, which creates the desirable atmosphere of isolation and claustrophobia, not unlike survival-horror games.
The animation and art style are superb.

Overall any fan of an oldschool anime... read more

halfdan's avatar by halfdan on Mar 31, 2010
Score: 7/10

Not a standout anime, but I'm a sucker for post-apocalyptic settings, demonology, and swordplay.I'd reccomend the anime for anyone who shares my interests. read more

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