In the land of Kuruda, warriors with magical powers and incredible fighting skills battle for the ultimate prize: the title of Sevaar, the strongest warrior in the land. Elle Ragu, nicknamed Shadow Skill, is the newest Sevaar to emerge, but that doesn't make her life any easier. Teaching her "little brother," Gau, how to be a warrior, fending off assassins from other kingdoms and thwarting enemy invasions is hard enough, but her biggest challenge will be paying off her drinking debts!
If you liked the OVA's you'll probably disappointed with this. Now while it does flesh out the story behind some of the characters and their personalities it manages to do so in a surprisingly dull and boring manner which takes alot of work with a fighting anime. The animation is subpar and the style is somewhat weak. The fights are typically quick and unfortunately the moves portrayed never look ... read more
Shadow Skill is quite interesting when it begins, quickly having its own distinctive identity as a fighting series and setting up a story which may turn out to be amazing if handled nicely. And that is practically its downfall; it does very little with its own potential.
Shadow Skill is the name of a powerful fighting style, perfected along the years by slaves whose hands were always in chains. Thus all... read more
|Shadow Skill OVA||OVA||1995|
|Shadow Skill: Epilogue||OVA||1995|
|Shadow Skill: Secret of the Kurudan Style||OVA||2004|