El-Hazard: The Wanderers

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  • 11 out of 11 people found this review helpful:
    Not as good as the Original
    El-Hazard is a beautiful series that when initially released in the 90s was one of the best of the year(in my own opinion). The OVAs were beautifully done had a good mix of story, romance, action and much more, and made for a very entertaining story. The wanderers is a 26 episode remake of the original OVA and doesn't quite live up to Magnificent World( the original OVA). Many main characters were ...
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  • 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    The Worst of El-Hazard
    This series is fine if you're a kid or you've never seen the OVA's. Do yourself a favor and watch the OVA Series. This version is watered down and too silly.
    The OVA's have always been a favorite classic of mine, but I could never get into the wanderers. Making the series more kid friendly ruined a great series.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Watch every El-Hazard but this one
    Simply put this is a rewritten and drug-out version of the original OVA series, but unfortunately the characters are largely reduced to pantomiming tropes instead of being interesting and events often make little sense as not even the barest of frames is laid to hang one's suspension of disbelief on (like why everyone just stands around and lets the bad guy do as he pleases with ancient super ...
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  • El-Hazard: The Wanderers - A Wonderful, Relaxing Series!
    El-Hazard is a terrific series, with one big caveat...If you want a more serious story, watch the original OVAs. If you want a more light-hearted story, watch this one (it has its serious parts, but has an overall lighter tone to it). If you don't mind what the tone of the story is like, watch both.

    [Please Note: I've never been a fan of Alternative World, so I won't comment on it.]

    Both ...
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