ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Strangest Anime Shows Around

Updated on April 30, 2015
Source

Anime is one of those art mediums that has been largely unrestrained in the topics that it permits itself to cover. You can find shows on all different kinds of work from the very cute to the very violent but which shows take the cake for being the strangest?

Source

Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo

While this show may look cute and colorful as if it was targeted towards a younger audience, the content is just quite weird. If you ever had a need for having nose hair fighting action, then this show is definitely there to meet that niche. The story revolves around a muscular and tall man named Bobobo-bo BO-BOBO who sports a ridiculously lovely blonde afro and how he, along with his friend like the pink haired girl Beauty, fight evil forces with the intent to make everyone bald. How does he do this you might ask? He has nose hairs with the size and strength of an enormous and flexible giant whip. Honestly, you probably only needed to hear the title of the show to know it's a bit silly but the show is good fun if you like a bit of over-the-top ridiculousness.

Excel Saga

Take a person or group with somewhat harmless "evil plans" like Dexter's Laboratory and then remove competence of the characters, basic rules of logic, and add in a tendency to switch subjects randomly. That formula roughly results in a show like Excel Saga. Excel is super loyal to Lord Il Palazzo and his otherwise memberless evil organization Across. As member, she's ordered to pursue a large number of goals that she has, quite literally, no understand of whatsoever $6. To assist her in the travels, she is accompanied by Hyatt, a pretty purple haired girl who is constantly coughing up blood, and Menchi the Backup Food Source.

The wierdest part of the show is just how random it tends to be. While Excel might be the star, the show also likes to jump to mostly unrelated sub plots like the story of poor Pedro. Every scene is meant to have a comic take on things even in some cases that are a little bit morbid. To understand a little bit about what you're dealing with, the Director Nabeshin himself wrote himself in as a character in his show with a fantastic Afro. The show might be more than a little goofy.

Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-chan

Like Excel Saga, this show features a lot of over the top comedy but with a heck of a lot more cartoony blood and gore. I left the title of this segment in it's English form so that you could just see the concept and how silly it is directly. Dokuro is an angel with every good intention of protecting the main character Sakura from other angels who intend to cause him harm. However, her shy attitude often results in her swinging around her giant spiked club for less than favorable results. Luckily being an angel, she can just revive Sakura as many times as necessary though so it's all good in the end.

Source

Magical Witch Punie-chan

Princesses are all supposed to be cute, innocent and defenseless, right? Well Magical Witch Punie is actually none of that but rather the exact opposite once you realize her true colors. Sometimes the world is a darker place than magical fairy land stories would have you believe and Punie has adopted to that quite nicely with cunning and Submission wrestling moves. It's hard to say if there really is a hero in this show but it's definitely amusing if you like the idea of characters acting in ways far away from how their appearance would give off.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)