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Sakura Wars
Ranking #2533

Sakura Wars

6.6

 
Sci-Fi, Mecha, Shounen - 2000 (TV)
 

Sakura travels to the capital with aspirations of defending the city from the demonic forces of the Black Sanctum Council like her father before her. However, things are not as she imagined as in addition to using her great spiritual energy to pilot a mech called a Kobu, she must also perform on stage as an actor, as The Imperial Flower Divisions cover is an art theater. Making a fool of herself and ruining a production gets her on everyones bad side, and somehow she must learn to work with them as well as prevent the enemy from destroying several shrines which protect the city. (Source: ANN)

 
    Reviews
 
ThemAnime

: A solid series that suffers from slow pacing and a marked inability to speak to anyone outside the realm of Japanese culture. Add one star if you're familiar with Takarazuka theater and really dig this sort of thing -- or if you've played and enjoyed the games.

 
MyAnimeList (user: ggultra2764)

: I think I would have liked this anime more if it was more focused on the Takarazuka-like performances and character developments/ bonding than trying to mix it up with the mecha genre.

Anime-Planet (user: Crises)

: I enjoyed watching Sakura Taisen. I took many screenshots of Sakura and Sumire (those eyebrows ( ・.

  
 
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