Phantom Thief Reinya is...well, I assume it's a parody. All the characters are completely over-the-top, and they're one-sided stereotypes. However, this lets the show set itself up quickly, and it works for what it is...which is essentially just another three-minute series.
The jokes can be hit-or-miss. Hits include the fan, the many deaths of Chutaro, and the cliched plot (played for