Shadow Skill TV

TV (26 eps)
3.339 of 5 from 1,469 votes
Rank #2,667

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!

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roriconfan Nov 5, 2012
Score 5/10

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

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sothis Aug 6, 2005
Score 6/10

Shadow Skill TV is a series which comes across as many things: the foremost being action, but also comedy. The basis, as mentioned above, is definitley fighting and action, with Elle and Gau wanting to fight to become stronger for various reasons. One thing should be noted that although this is indeed a retelling of the OVA, the tone is EXTREMELY different, and many plot points are told differently... read more

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Shadow Skill: Epilogue
  • OVA (1 ep)
  • 1995
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  • OVA (3 eps)
  • 1996
Shadow Skill: Secret of the Kurudan Style
  • OVA (1 ep)
  • 2004

Related manga

Shadow Skill
  • Vol: 4; Ch: 22
  • 1993 - 1996
Shadow Skill: Phantom Of Shade
  • Vol: 1
  • 1999



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