Category Archives: FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
This didn’t seem to be a forgotten OAV series. It was four half-hour “incident files”, released every two months by Pioneer LDC. Favorably reviewed at the time but almost entirely forgotten today.
Osamu Tezuka got a credit as Original Creator (it was based upon one of his manga), and it was produced by Tezuka Productions; their first OAV. But the character design wasn’t by Tezuka at all.
A parody of several sci-fi manga and TV series, about an organization of heroes defending Earth from being taken over by an evil group or evil space aliens.
“Call Me Tonight” was, in its way, one of a kind. It was an erotically suggestive OVA. A romantic horror comedy and perhaps, some may say, mild pornography.
These two were actually theatrical releases, not OAVs. Ringing Bell was produced by Sanrio and released in Japan on a theatrical double bill with The Mouse and His Child.
When Angel’s Egg came to the U.S. in unofficial fan videos in 1986, it was considered by all the anime fans to be very beautiful – but totally confusing.