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skrotkanon Sep 22
updated their review of Bokurano
Score 8/10

I was in a bit of a mood one day and casually clicked around on the site when I found this anime that was supposed to be Evangelion with less action. I knew I had to see that, my only gripe with NGE are the numerous and rather long fights that don't really add anything to the characters or story...

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Bokurano
  • TV (24 eps)
  • 2007

When a group of children discover a strange cave at the beach, their lives are forever changed. Inside they find a hide out filled with computers and a man named Kokopelli who gives...

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skrotkanon updated their review of Texhnolyze
Score 10/10

Texhnloyze might be my overall favourite anime of all time. It does everything I like while avoiding most things I do not. But as with everything else it definititely isn't for everyone. Story: Ichise is a brawler near the bottom of the social ladder who because of the whims of a sadistic...

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Texhnolyze
  • TV (22 eps)
  • 2003

In an experimental city of despair and carnage, ORGAN will do anything necessary to gain power and wealth. Unfortunately for one underground boxer who was mutilated, a rogue doctor has given him what...

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skrotkanon Aug 31
updated their review of Ergo Proxy
Score 6/10

Ambivalence is what I'd use if I had to describe Ergo Proxy in just one word. It has a few great episodes, a lot of mediocre ones and a couple truly awful pieces. But first I'm going to talk about characterisation because it's highly relevant to this show. To be like a character he/she must...

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Ergo Proxy
  • TV (23 eps)
  • 2006

In a futuristic world almost barren of life, mankind is confined to mechanized domed cities where A.I.’s control all aspects of life. In this world, humans are no longer born, they are...

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skrotkanon Jul 10
updated their review of Elfen Lied
Score 1/10

Now the abysmal overall score may be partially for shock value but Elfen Lied truly is the worst anime I've ever see. And just for fun I'll start with a anecdote. I had already seen it once and thought I'd share the fun with a few of my friends. Making fun of Elfen Lied has and still is a meme...

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Elfen Lied
  • TV (13 eps)
  • 2004

For Kouta and Yuka, finding the bloody naked young girl on the beach would change their lives forever, for better or for worse. Unable to speak or function as a normal human being, she is named Nyu...

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skrotkanon updated their review of Serial Experiments Lain
Score 5/10

A long time ago I watched the first four episodes of LAIN on a anime convention and it was so mysterious, goodlooking and odd that I couldn't help myself liking it. Years later I picked it up and started watching the whole thing from start to finish but a little more than halfway I gave up. What...

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Serial Experiments Lain
  • TV (13 eps)
  • 1998

"I have only abandoned my body, I still live here" - are the words emailed to friends of Chisa, several days after her death by suicide. As Lain delves deeper into the world of the "Wired" (also...

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skrotkanon Jun 13
updated their review of Neon Genesis Evangelion
Score 8/10

It's been 15 years since Evangelion was released, it used to be hailed as the end to all anime. The biggest, coolest and deepest show ever made in Japan. Now does it still hold up to modern anime? Without a doubt yes, it may not be the best ever made but it's still a damn fine show. That is...

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Neon Genesis Evangelion
  • TV (26 eps)
  • 1995 - 1996

In the future, a devastating event known as Second Impact has destroyed Tokyo as we know it, giving rise to Tokyo III - a city under siege by mysterious lifeforms known only as Angels. Mankind's only...

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skrotkanon updated their review of Fullmetal Alchemist
Score 6/10

FMA was one of those superhyped shows, my most anime-savvy friends kept talking about how awesome it was and how great the characters were. They also mentioned that the fights were incredible which made me less interested... Nonethless I thought I'd give it a whirl and I watched the first half...

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Fullmetal Alchemist
  • TV (51 eps)
  • 2003 - 2004

Once upon a time, two brothers passed the happy days of their childhood by studying alchemy, which is governed by the equal transfer principle: an eye for an eye -- you can't get more than you give...

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Dragon Ball
  • Vol: 16; Ch: 194
  • 1984 - 1989

Meet a naive young monkey-tailed boy named Goku, whose quiet life changes when he meets Bulma, a girl who is on a quest to collect seven "Dragon Balls." If she gathers them all, an...

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skrotkanon Apr 24
updated their review of Chobits
Score 9/10

To understand the score one has to realise this show is more or less made for me. I love how CLAMP works - taking a used concept, updating it and giving it their own touch. I've loved or liked everything they've created except for XXXHolic and X/1999 which is their dumb goth shows. But on to more...

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Chobits
  • TV (26 eps)
  • 2002

Having failed to earn admission to a university, Hideki Motosuwa has moved to the big city, determined to study his hardest for next year's exams. However, an unusual distraction presents itself one...

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Haibane Renmei
  • TV (13 eps)
  • 2002

A young woman quietly falls to the earth, escorted by a solitary crow. This sort of dream, as many other before have dreamed, comes just before being reborn as a Haibane, a charcoal-winged angel. On...

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skrotkanon Jul 2015
updated their review of Di Gi Charat
Score 7/10

Adding more than a overall score to Digi Charat would be making it a disfavour. Nothing is really especially good about Digi Charat but nonethless I like it a lot. I'll break it down into the various scores anyway but as I said I won't be giving out any numbers, it just doesn't work that way with...

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Di Gi Charat
  • TV (16 eps x 5 min)
  • 1999

One day, Dejiko, Puchiko and the strange ball-shaped Gema-Gema crash land their UFO in the middle of Akihabara. Without a single yen to their name they have nowhere to go, but following an unexpected...

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skrotkanon Jul 2015
updated their review of Carried By The Wind: Tsukikage Ran
Score 7/10

Tsukikage Ran is a animé that I had almost forgot about even though I really liked it. It's easygoing, appealing and generally just fun to watch. I'll try my very best to find something to whine about but the only thing that's "bad" about it is that it's not perfect, if that makes...

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Carried By The Wind: Tsukikage Ran
  • TV (13 eps)
  • 2000

Lady Ran is a self-described 'beautiful drifter': a samurai who travels Japan on a whim, always searching for good sake. Together with her good-hearted but somewhat dense sidekick Meow (master of the...

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Chobits
  • Vol: 8; Ch: 87
  • 2000 - 2002

Nineteen-year-old ronin Hideki Motosuwa desires two things more than anything else: a girlfriend, and an expensive humanoid computer (known as a 'persocom'). But with his dead-end job and no...

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Love Hina
  • Vol: 14; Ch: 118
  • 1998

Urashima Keitarou is a loser. He's failed the Tokyo University entrance exams two years in a row, and his parents have finally kicked him out of the house. Penniless and destitute, he travels to his...

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skrotkanon May 2014
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Dragon Ball Z
  • Vol: 26; Ch: 325
  • 1989 - 1995

Son Goku is the greatest hero on Earth. Five years after defeating the demon king Piccolo, he's grown up and had a family--he's married, and he has a child, Son Gohan. But what is the real reason for...

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Battle Angel Alita
  • Vol: 9; Ch: 52
  • 1990 - 1995

In a post-apocalyptic world, humans, robots and cyborgs live in the Scrapyard - a landscape of twisted, rusted junk made up of the garbage sent from the above city of Zalem. In this place, the...

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Wish
  • Vol: 4; Ch: 23
  • 1995 - 1998

Shuichiro Kudo is a man who has everything he wants from life: a job as successful doctor and his own home. However one evening he finds a tiny angel trapped on a branch and frees him. The angel...

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skrotkanon May 2014
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Ghost in the Shell
  • Vol: 1; Ch: 11
  • 1989 - 1991

A mysterious new hacker known only as the Puppet Master threatens to create chaos, erasing and rewriting the memories of his victims: humans who have cast away their physical body to become cyborgs...

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skrotkanon May 2014
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Black Magic
  • Vol: 1; Ch: 4
  • 1983 - 1985

When freelance reporter Sybel finds out about a potentially hot scoop involving a crashed military plane, she has no idea what she is about to get herself into. The plane, she discovers, was carrying...

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Cardcaptor Sakura
  • Vol: 12; Ch: 48
  • 1996 - 2000

Sakura Kinomoto never imagined that by opening a book in her father's library, she'd be responsible for releasing wild magic into the world, yet that's exactly what she did. Too powerful to be let...

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skrotkanon May 2014
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GTO
  • Vol: 25; Ch: 200
  • 1997 - 2002

With a history of leading a motorcycle gang and getting bad grades in school, why would 22 year old Onizuka ever want to become a teacher? Is it to educate young minds or spread the joy of education?...

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skrotkanon May 2014
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Miyuki-chan in Wonderland
  • Vol: 1; Ch: 7
  • 1993 - 1995

In this warped version of Alice in Wonderland, Miyuki, a normal Japanese schoolgirl, wakes up just in time to embark on the most unusual trip she'll ever take: a non stop journey to Wonderland! Along...

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Lupin III: Castle Of Cagliostro
  • Movie (1 ep x 100 min)
  • 1979

After robbing a casino and finding out the entire take was counterfeit, Lupin and Jigen are off to the duchy of Cagliostro to find the source of this trickery, and to stop it. Upon arrival, the two...

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Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
  • Movie (1 ep x 102 min)
  • 2000

Constable Fuse is part of an elite Special Forces unit known as the Capital Police whose mission is to maintain peace during a time of civil unrest. Fuse becomes entangled within a web of intrigue...

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My Neighbor Totoro
  • Movie (1 ep x 86 min)
  • 1988

Satsuki, her younger sister Mei and their father have just moved to their new home in the countryside, where grand adventures await them. One day while playing outside in the garden Mei encounters a...

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skrotkanon Aug 2013
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Steamboy
  • Movie (1 ep x 126 min)
  • 2005

As London prepares for the first World Expo, the young Ray Steam receives a package containing the Steam Ball, a small and incredibly powerful engine containing hyper-pressurized steam. Developed by...

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skrotkanon Aug 2013
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Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
  • Movie (1 ep x 102 min)
  • 2000

In the distant future, the world lies in ruin and vampires rule the land. Mercenary vampire hunters fight the terrible forces of darkness - for a price; the most notorious of them all being the...

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