Read or Die

Alt title: R.O.D - Read or Die

OVA (3 eps)
2001 - 2002
4.094 out of 5 from 10,108 votes
Rank #1,034

Secret agent for the British Libraries, Yomiko Readman, has an infatuation with books. When she purchases one of the books that contain the notes for a plan to purge the world of humanity, Yomiko (along with the help of Ms. Deep and Drake) uses her powers of paper manipulation to stop a group of resurrected men from fulfilling the plan.

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mahius Nov 16, 2014
Score 9/10

Read or Die is 3 episodes of an action-packed seinen anime about... well... books. Books and action don't go together you might say? Well they do in this anime. Featuring crazy super powers, a top secret agency, a sprinkle of comedy and a slightly complex story that might warrant this to be a seinen anime, it is very unique and possibly niche. Heck the main character has the ability to manipulate paper! But... read more

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MAK2Hybrid Jul 22, 2013
Score 9/10

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R.O.D: Read or Die
  • Vol: 4; Ch: 30
  • 1999 - 2002

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R.O.D - Read or Die (Light Novel)
  • Vol: 12+
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R.O.D: Read or Dream
  • Vol: 4; Ch: 32
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