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Black Rock Shooter

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Synopsis On her first day of Middle School, Kuroi Mato meets Takanashi Yomi, a new student transferring from Germany. The two become acquainted after discovering they enjoy each other’s company, and over the course of the school year develop into best friends. On the side however, a battle is raging in an alternate world between several strange beings, each possessing unique qualities very similar to those of the main protagonists. And when Yomi suddenly goes missing, only her closest friend can divide the rift and attempt to save her life. Story (4/10) Assessing the plot of this anime is difficult... See full review

4/10 story
9/10 animation
8/10 sound
5/10 characters
6.5/10 overall

Rurouni Kenshin

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Synopsis The Revolution of Bakumatsu marked the end of the Edo era in late 18th century Japan. In the wreckage of the final battle, the most legendary combatant disappeared into the darkness, never to be seen again. Ten years have since gone by, and the ways of the sword have been outlawed. Not all is well however, as a certain few survivors of the rebellion still lie in the shadows, awaiting an opportunity to seek vengeance upon the newfound government. Amidst the chaos of the Meiji regime wanders Himura Kenshin, a swordsman bent on maintaining peace and order. Kenshin's travels bring him to the doorstep... See full review

8.5/10 story
6/10 animation
6/10 sound
9/10 characters
7.4/10 overall

Bleach

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Synopsis Bleach tells of story of fifteen-year-old Ichigo Kurosaki, a High-school student who possesses the ability to interact with the dead. This power leads him to encounter Rukia Kuchiki, a Shinigami sent to the living world with the task of eliminating evil spirits known as Hollows. After an unfortunate twist of events, Rukia is left obligated to lend her powers to Ichigo, but Ichigo unwillingly steal all of her energy. Now a substitute Shinigami, Ichigo must follow the customs of a Reaper, including the businesses of hunting down Hollows and aiding lost spirits. Story (6/10) A few... See full review

6/10 story
6/10 animation
6/10 sound
5/10 characters
5.8/10 overall

Fruits Basket

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Synopsis After living in a tent on private property for over two weeks, Sixteen-year-old orphan Tohru Honda is hired to work as a maid at the home of her fellow classmate, Yuki Sohma, and his older cousin Shigure. This singular event causes Tohru to stumble across the veiled situation of her newfound employers; these two men and certain other members of the Sohma family are the embodiments of an age old curse; whenever they are embraced by a member of the opposite sex, they transform into one of the animals of the Chinese zodiac. Now Tohru must learn to accept their customs, and to always honor the... See full review

8/10 story
8/10 animation
7/10 sound
9.5/10 characters
8.1/10 overall

One Piece

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Synopsis Before his execution twenty-four years ago, the fabled Pirate King Gol D. Roger revealed the location of the One Piece, a treasure of legends, amassed over generations of sea-travelers. Thus the Era of Dreams begins, a historic age when Pirates traverse the oceans in search of riches, glory, and most importantly, destiny. For some, the One Piece itself is a segment of that purpose, among them a seventeen-year-old boy named Monkey D. Luffy. This highly ambitious youth has had a single dream since early childhood: to form a crew, conquer the Grand Line, and become the next Pirate King! Story... See full review

9/10 story
6/10 animation
7/10 sound
9/10 characters
7.8/10 overall

InuYasha

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Synopsis InuYasha follows the exploits of a fifteen-year-old girl called Kagome, after she inadvertently falls down a well, and is transported five centuries back in time to feudal Japan. There, she encounters the half-demon boy InuYasha for which the series is named, and discovers that she is the modern-day reincarnation of a powerful priestess, felled fifty years earlier at the hands of an evil demon tyrant. Her adventures begin after she shatters the Sacred Shikon Jewel; said to grand its wielder unrelenting power. Along with InuYasha, she swears to collect all of the shards before they fall into... See full review

6/10 story
8/10 animation
8/10 sound
6/10 characters
7/10 overall

Hunter x Hunter

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Synopsis Hunters are a particular few hired to travel the world and perform all varieties of dangerous tasks, from capturing wanted criminals to searching uncharted lands for long-forgotten treasures. However, in order to become a fully realized Hunter, one must first complete the Hunter Applicant Exam. Hunter X Hunter follows the adventures of Gon Freaks, a highly empathetic twelve-year-old boy. While residing with his aunt Mito and his grandmother on Whale Island, Gon learns of the continued existence of his father Ging, and decides to take the Hunter Exam himself in order to discover his... See full review

8/10 story
6/10 animation
7/10 sound
9/10 characters
7.5/10 overall

Naruto

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Synopsis Twelve years prior to the story's opening, the sprit of the Nine-Tailed Fox attacked the Shinobi village of Konohagakure. In order to save his people, the legendary Fourth Hokage sacrificed himself, and sealed the demon within the body of an infant Naruto. Naruto itself is the story of the same boy, now a pre-adolescent, seeking recognition and a purpose in a world that has already predetermined his destiny. Naruto never knew his family, and because of the spirit he houses, his fellow villagers shunned him. This left Naruto completely isolated, and eventually drove him to pursue their recognition... See full review

9/10 story
7/10 animation
9/10 sound
10/10 characters
9/10 overall