In a future world dominated by corporations, Iria is one of the best in the bounty-hunting business. Her latest challenge is the lifeform codenamed Zeiram, an invincible killing machine built to be the ultimate weapon -- but this time, cash is not the only motivation. Iria must uncover the secret behind Zeiram and stop it at all costs in this action-packed OVA series.
Back in the late '90's, I approached anime purchases as an exciting gamble. Armed only with a fistfull of cash earned from long hours as a soccer referee and unbounded enthusiasm, I would go to the video store and buy something, based only on attractiveness of its box art. In this magical time filled with VHS tapes and blissful ignorance,
Iria the Animation is set in an over the top science-fiction future. The main character is Iria a bounty hunter who gets caught up in a fairly epic battle with a seemingly indestructible monster named Zeiram. Story 6/10 The story isn't deep or anything, it's basically just there to justify the action. Iria and her brother get a job to investigate a problem on a spacecraft only to find the problem is the... read more