First Squad: The Moment Of Truth

OVA (1 ep x 73 min)
2009
2.947 out of 5 from 2,231 votes
Rank #5,557

During the opening days of World War II on the Eastern Front, a group of Soviet teenagers, each with an extraordinary ability, are drafted to form a special unit to fight the invading German army. They are opposed by a Schutzstaffel (SS) officer who is attempting to raise from the dead a supernatural army of crusaders from the 12th Century Order of the Sacred Cross and enlist them in the Nazi cause.

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AngelBeatsYui's avatar
AngelBeatsYui Mar 9, 2016
Score 5/10

Warning this Review may contain spoilers- This show was terrible T-T This show brings us to the world of a world war meeting fantasy genres, two genres that probably shouldn't be combined at all. This is a perfect example why this shouldn't happen, at all. STORY The story was really bad, the pacing was off and it was just boring overall. Sitting through an hour of it trying to be interesting yet failing... read more

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Lucifer Oct 13, 2009
Score 6/10

Russian Frontlines Studio 4°C’s anime transcends the borders of Japan. From Linkin Park's "Breaking the Habit", to the Animatrix, and even to the Gotham Knight, their portfolio is varied and extensive. First Squad, their latest effort, is a collaboration between two Russian directors and 4°C, crossing the sea once again to create international anime. I had high hopes for First... read more

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