Ogy Anime Reviews: Vampiyan Kids (Pilot)

Ogy Anime Reviews: Vampiyan Kids (Pilot)

Kick Heart DVD menu there it is

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Name: Vampiyan Kids (Pilot)
– Other aliases:

  • Vampire Kids
  • Nanchatte Vampiyan
  • I Vampiriani, Vampiri Vegetariani

Date Released: 1999 (Could only find year)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Fantasy, Supernatural, Comedy, Gag
Age Range: 13+
Runtime: 18 Minutes and 41 seconds
Directed by Masaaki Yuasa
– Other Works:

  • Kaiba (T.V. Series)
  • Kick-Heart (OVA)
  • The Tatami Galaxy (T.V. Series)

Music: Kô Ôtani
– Other Works:

  • Birdy the Mighty (OAV)
  • Colorful (Movie)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (Series)
  • Outlaw Star (T.V. Series)
  • Shakugan no Shana (Seriees)
  • Zatch Bell (T.V. Series)

Production: Production I.G.
Other Media Chronology:

  • T.V. Series
  • Promotionals

Licensed by Production I.G. (Localized Import)
This pilot is a special feature in the Kick ♥Heart Blu-Ray/DVD Combo Pack, but only DVD in Japanese dub only, strange. Continue reading

Ogy Anime Reviews: Pet Shop of Horrors OVA

Ogy Anime Reviews: Pet Shop of Horrors OVA

Urban Vision Petshop of Horrors
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Date Released: Spring March 01, 1999
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Age Range: 13+
Total Episodes: 4
Runtime: Approximately 22 minutes per episode.
Original Story by Matsuri Akino
– Other works from Matsuri Akino:

  • Genju no Seiza (Manga)
  • Kamen Tantei (Manga)
  • Night Exile (Manga)

Directed by Toshio Hirata (R.I.P.)
– Other works from Toshio Hirata:

  • The Fantastic Adventures of Unico (Movie)
  • Barefoot Gen 2 (Movie)
  • Rail of the Star – A True Story of Children (Movie)

Production: Madhouse Studios & TBS
Sound Director: Yasunori Honda
– Other works from Yasunori Honda:
**Music and/or Sound Director

  • Project A-KO Series
  • Robot Carnival
  • Tenchi (Muyo) Series
  • Trigun (T.V. Series & Movie)
  • Violence Jack

Other Media Chronology:

  • Manga: Written by: Matsuri Akino. Published by: Asahi Sonorama. Published in English by: Tokyo Pop. Magazine: Missy Comics DX. 1995 – 1998 with 10 volumes
  • Manga: Shin Petshop of Horrors. Written by: Matsuri Akino. Published by: Asahi Sonorama. Magazine: Nemurenu Yoru no Kimyōna Hanashi. 2005 – Ongoing with volumes 8 at least ad so far.
  • Live Action Movie???

Licensed by Sentai Filmworks currently. Previously Urban Vision. Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Holy Knight

New Anime Brew: Holy Knight

Holy Knight Cover

Show Index:

Aired: Spring 2012
Genre: Fantasy, Ecchi, Supernatural, Serious Drama
Age Range: 16+
Total Episodes: 2 Episodes, both times together is about 57 minutes
Original creator: Maya Miyazaki
-Other Works:
• Gokujyo – Gokurakuin Joshi Kōryō Monogatari (TV & Manga)
• School (OAV)

Directed by Jiro Fujimoto
– Other works:
• Ane Haramix (OAV)
**Partially Directed
• Alien Nine (Special) Ep.1
• Burst Angel: Infinity (OAV)
• Dai-Guard (TV) Ep.18
• Sound of the Sky (TV) Ep.10
• Speed Grapher (TV) Ep.8
• Tico and Friends (TV)
• Welcome to the NHK (TV) Ep.10 & 18

Production: CAMMOT
Animation Production: Lilix
Sound Production: Cosmic Ray
Media Chronology:

-Manga: Title: Holly Knight. Written by: Maya Miyazaki. Published by: GOT Corporation. Magazine: Canopri Comic. 2010 1 volume, but not sure if true. Localized Distributor: Project-H. Licensed by: Digital Manga Publishing.

-OVA: Spring 2012 (OVA 2)

Licensed by Media Blaster and hopefully this will be released in October in a **Sub  onto DVD when ever Media Blasters/Anime Works is ready to, but you can Pre-order it now as stated below.

The Manga is available now from Project-H. Click on here to buy manga.

*UPDATE:  Holy Knight might get a dub; therefore, a Hybrid release is possible!!!

**UPDATE: I just don’t know about the language track any more.

***UPDATE: This OVA will have a hybrid release and will premier it’s dub on Crunchy roll on February 23, 2015. Click on here to buy OVA.

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