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: Zeiram The Animation is a classic example of an old school anime. Its one of those animes that just has that old memorable feeling to it, ya know? Well as the story goes, its really a far fetched bogus one if you ask me. The most powerful demon, known as Zeiram, escapes and its up to bounty-hunter Iria to stop this havoc. That's as good as it gets in 6 ovas folks. The monster... read more