Petshop Of Horrors Anime
Petshop of horrors draws you in from the moment you pick it up that is if you dont mind all the gore in it. Anime and manga portal pet shop of horrors is a japanese horror manga created by matsuri akino.
The series focuses on the eccentric count d proprietor of a mysterious pet shop located in the heart of chinatown and the numerous patrons who visit his shop.
Petshop of horrors anime. Each episode can be watched without having any background knowledge of the series as they are all their own story similar to anime such as pokemon were it is easy to jump in at any point in the series. The chapters of pet shop of horrors pettoshoppu obu horazu are written and illustrated by matsuri akino. Plus you get to read about stories and unique encounters that werent.
Before i start this review i must admit that this is one of my favorite manga and it might seem a bit biased. This isnt your normal horror story if it was i wouldnt be praising it i hate horror. The cover of the first volume of pet shop of horrors as published by tokyopop on june 17 2003 in north america.
When compared side by side with the manga of the same name the pet shop of horrors anime suddenly looks shoddy and duct taped together. Petshop of horrors tells the story of count d the owner of a mysterious petshop that sells strange and oftentimes dangerous animals. However as a stand alone anime it is very unique.
The anime art doesnt really replicate the manga art using dark muted colours less is more animation and fairly unappealing character designs with the exception of count d and his adorable pet q chan. Pet shop of horrors fits perfectly into the low budget but okay category. Oh until they go against the agreement that is.
1 paperback june 17 2003. The petshop of horrors with its androgynous proprietor is a mystery to a sustain very irritatingly american detective. Pet shop of horrors vol.
The manga has the same mysterious and exotic feel that the anime does. I absolutely loved the pet shop of horrors anime series so reading the manga series was the next logical step for me. Yes it can be a bit bloody at parts but it ends up being part of this series appeal.
And yet to all others it is but a place of love and dreams.