Hozuki no Reitetsu

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4.7
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  • 12 out of 14 people found this review helpful:
    Very Funny Hope the rest of the show stays as good as the first episode.
    I thought this show was very funny and i really liked the characters and the story. I liked this anime humor and the main character was also one who i could see myself really liking as the story progressed. I thought the first episode was very interesting and i look forward to seeing how the show continues.
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  • 10 out of 11 people found this review helpful:
    Super Recommended! Charming and funny.
    If you like Gintama, give this anime a try. The characters are really charming and funny. The episodes are split into small stories which make them easy to watch. If you are learning Japanese or are familiar with it, the writing is also quite clever and easy to understand. I love the art style of the anime as well. Can't wait for more!
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  • 7 out of 9 people found this review helpful:
    A Day in the Life of Japanese Hell's Manager also: MUST SEE OP
    For a slice of life anime this is the most interesting you will probably ever see. The sliced life in this series is that of Japanese Hell's highly efficient and somewhat sadistic head manager. Silly and rather simplistic but also breathtakingly beautiful because it's drawn like a huge, colorful woodblock print.

    But whatever your opinion of the summary might be you MUST WATCH the opening ...
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  • 5 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    Hell is ever so cruel yet ever so fun to watch
    There are many anime out there in regard to hell and heaven, but rarely do we see a casual side of both world living in "harmony" with one and another, serving as important aspect of a functioning world. Hell, which in many literature played the role of every tormenting destination for those that have sinned, which is what the hell in this anime has displayed, but the difference apart from the ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Shockingly Funny Throughout
    This show is odd, very odd at times, and somehow that made it feel... sincere. Authentic. The writing often feels like a form of mythology satire, but aimed inward, and results in a work that is at once shockingly funny and elucidating. Very glad to have stumbled across this anime.
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    if youre reading this, watch an episode!
    i have never written a review on here before but i felt like i should just for this show. i honestly don't think CR has the right category for it first of all; it's more like a slice-of-life comedy that just happens to take place in hell than any kind of fantasy or adventure. the art is gorgeous, the music is great, the voice acting is top notch and it makes me laugh out loud constantly, which ...
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    Entertaining office comedy... In hell.
    I've been mourning the dearth of anime for folks who are out of shool... This fills that gap. The characters are fun and the plots are goofy, the animation is brilliantly done and quite weird. I love the strong traditional japanese elements mixed with modern clture. It's pretty much perfect all around; I wish I knew how to write to the anime studio and let them know that even people on the other ...
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    like a japanese version of the Office, but set in Hell.
    Often I don't get Anime comedies unless they are off the wall weird or awkward and thankfully this is both! You'll probably need to know some of the japanese legends/ folktales that come up in the episodes to get the full jist of some of the jokes. But there's plenty to laugh at even without that knowledge. Favorite quotes so far: "Please this is hell. Let's solve it with violence." and "I can't ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    A Funny and Enjoyable Slice of Life with a Hellish landscape
    This is such a fun and hilarious series! There is varied mix of historical and pop references in both the stunning art style and clever dialogue. Distinctive characters who you cant help but love despite being demons who brutally torture sinful human souls. Hozuki, the main character and right-hand Oni for the King of Japanese Hell, is by far my favorite character, and I was never disappointed ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Unique comedy about Hell
    My favourite anime! It's an unique comedy filled with sarcasm, bad humour and on top of that, it's super random. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who has watched too many typical anime plots. The characters are funny, unique and are well drawn. I like the art in general, especially since there is a hint of the traditional Japanese drawing style. Otherwise the music is brilliant, fx the ...
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