Birthday 1981-07-28 Gender
Male Location Florida Member Since 2005-01-14 Occupation Geek Real Name Daniel
Achievements Worked on college newspaper and did an internship with the Florida Today. Graduated from university Anime Fan Since Fall/Spring of 99/2000 Favorite Anime Haibane Renmei, Le Chevalier D'eon, Mushi-Shi, RahXephon, Noir, Witchblade, Black Lagoon, X [TV], Hellsing OVA, Ergo Proxy, Bubblegum Crisis 2040, Chrono Crusade, Speed Grapher, Requiem from the Darkness, Hell Girl, Devil Lady, Kurau Goals Get a job, hopefully in journalism or something related. Get stories published one day and write novels Hobbies Anime/manga collection, writing, music collection - mostly Progressive Rock/Metal, being a complete Doctor Who fanboy Talents Quoting M*A*S*H dialogue from memory.
Thursday, October 18, 2007
My Current Anime - Key The Metal Idol Key is a 15-episode OVA series that was originally released between 1994-97. The series is a mix of sci-fi, drama, supernatural, action, and suspense.
The main character, Tokiko "Key" Mima is a robot, emotionless and naive of human nature. When her grandfather (creator) dies, Key travels to Tokyo to carry out his last message: Key can become human if she makes 30,000 friends.
However, the shadowy corporation Ajo Heavy Industries is soon on her trail, intent on posessing her secrets... secrets even Key is unaware of.
Very often overlooked and not widely known, Key is one of those 'diamond in the rough' anime gems I enjoy. It has a complex and mature storyline, and the mysteries come along one after the other. If you're a fan of anime you have to really pay attention to and think while you're watching, Key fits the bill perfectly.
And to give you a bit of a taste of what the series is like, here is a Key AMV