Zone of the Enders: Idolo

OVA (1 ep)
3.379 out of 5 from 957 votes
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The year is 2167 and mankind has populated Mars. Somewhere on the Red Planet in a hidden lab the Martians are developing a new weapon known as "Idolo", which incorporates the mysterious mineral Metatron -- a combination that causes Idolo to become frighteningly powerful and gain a mind of its own. Lieutenant Radium Lavans is assigned as its test pilot, but the Metatron's power slowly consumes him and he begins to walk the path of destruction and madness. Will he be able to break free from its stronghold, or will it end in a bloodbath that consumes both the Earth and Mars?

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DistMan's avatar by DistMan on Aug 27, 2004
Score: 8.5/10

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This is a well done 50 minute OAV which builds on the famous mecha action game "Zone of the Enders". This show takes place five years prior to the events in the first Z.O.E game and works as a prequel which explains how the battle mechs called "Orbital Frames" came to be. Compared to other "Game -> Anime" conversions this one works very well, as the story itself isn't taken directly from a game... read more

Aranneas's avatar by Aranneas on Aug 26, 2012
Score: 7/10

Zone of the Enders: Idolo Story 7/10 Sci-fi has long been a realm that we use to reflect on the state of the real world, with the potential to hold a mirror to political, religious, or social situations and explore the realm of 'what if'. ZotE: Idolo is a portrayal of a future society that has become segregated between the main human population left on Earth, and the growing colonial presence on a Mars that... read more

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