Tagged with OVA

Shamanic Princess

Shamanic Princess

SHAMANIC PRINCESS Watched via DVD/Crunchyroll WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Tiara is a hot headed wielder of magic, recently come to “our world” to regain the stolen magical item, the Throne of Yord. Shamanic Princess came out in the ‘90s and therefore harkens back to a day and age of teenaged magical girls and thieves. This series … Continue reading

Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz

Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz

GUNDAM WING: ENDLESS WALTZ Watched via fansubs/DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz originated as a three part OVA sequel to the Gundam Wing series. With the addition of some footage and an update to the soundtrack, it became the movie it is known as today. Or I should say was known as, since … Continue reading

Step Up Love Story

Step Up Love Story

STEP UP LOVE STORY Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Once I heard there was an OVA for the long-running and infamous Manga Sutra, I just knew I had to watch it. The general premise of the franchise is the marital development of Makoto Onoda and his wife Yura Onoda. Both of them new to … Continue reading

Kick-Heart

Kick-Heart

KICK-HEART Watched via digital download/BD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Kick-Heart is very atypical of your usual animated film. It was created by independent resources and funded by fans through Kickstarter. Because of its unusual origins, I believe that Kick-Heart has been able to break free from the tropes of anime as we know it today. The … Continue reading