Disguised as her attendant, Kenshi travels with her and her bodyguard Chiaia Flann to the Holy Land, a virtually impregnable fortress that serves as an academy to train Sacred Mechanoid pilots, most of whom are female. With his kindness, tenacity, and skills that vary from carpentry and cooking to advanced survival techniques, Kenshi eventually becomes a celebrity in the academy, becoming the object of affection of many female students and making some of the male students envious. However, the same organization who deceived Kenshi is secretly working inside and against the academy, and a worldwide conflict is about to begin.
– Saint Knight Story in an Alternate World
– Sage Machine Master Story in the Different World
– Isekai no Seikishi Monogatari
– The Story of a Holy Machine Wielder from Another World
– The Story of a Seikishi from Another World
Tenchi Muyo! War on Geminar is supposed to be to be related to Tenchi Muyo. It tells the adventure of Tenchi younger brother as he was transported to a new world. It may as well be a completely new anime, for there was practically no reference to the Tenchi series. This feels like a ploy to name drop the brand Tenchi Muyo onto this obscure anime.
I hate to admit it, but I watched all 13 OVA back when it initially released. I can’t tell you what the story was about because it was so generic and forgettable. Trying to re-watch it now, I’ve lost track of how many time I’ve rolled my eyes watching the first episode.
The art is decent when it comes to drawing the main characters, but anyone that isn’t important may as well be a blob. The mecha design is generic, you can’t tell one from another other than from their color. Oh, it’s a white mech vs a red mech.
The opening theme “Follow Me” by Seira Kagami feat. Sound Around and the closing theme “Destino” (Italian for “Destiny”) by Alchemy+ are quite good. Unfortunately, they are the only good things from this anime.
War on Geminar is like a poor man version of The Vision of Escaflowne, but with a harem, and no story. The bad guys will constantly yell and flaunt their attack like some grade school bully. Women throw themselves at Kenshi for no reason. None of the characters are likable or relatable, as they don’t act like real people.
I would not recommend this anime to anyone. I think this anime demographic is for children but are old enough to fantasize about a harem I suppose? Tenchi Muyo! War on Geminar contains crude humor, moderate suggestive themes/dialogues, and nudity. Intended for young adults.
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