Mouretsu Pirates

Alt titles: Bodacious Space Pirates

TV (26 eps)
3.412 out of 5 from 3,420 votes
Rank #2,104

Marika is living the normal life of an average girl in space: attending her school's yacht club, keeping up with the latest trends, and working part time. One day can change a lot, however. Not only was her late father a notorious space pirate, he was also the Captain of the equally notorious Benten Maru! What's worse, she's just inherited his position and the pirate's life that comes with it.

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snivets's avatar by snivets on Jun 30, 2012
Score: 6/10

Although I only gave it a slightly higher-than-average score, there's plenty to be entertained by here. Story: A high school girl, Marika, finds out that she has the chance to inherit her father's Letter of Marque and become a pirate aboard the pirate ship Bentenmaru. After accepting the position, she goes on various adventures, and the story basically takes place in a series of problem-arcs. One of the... read more

roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Jul 1, 2012
Score: 3/10

FIRST IMPRESSIONS A weird premise of an anime, in the usual style of Satou Tatsuo, who has directed lots of mecha shows, most of which have uncommon yet interesting premises (Martian Successor Nadesico, Gekiganger 3, Shingu, Stellvia). They are also usually too slow and lack excitement but let’s leave it at that; it’s better than being Mazinger clones. The animation is done by Satelight... read more

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