Sunday, November 27, 2022

"Urusei Yatsura" Anime

The Japanese, anime comic "Urusei Yatsura" created by Rumiko Takahashi, is now an episodic TV series directed by 
Hideya Takahashi and Yasuhiro Kimura ("JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Golden Wind'):

"...when aliens known as the 'Oni' threaten to invade the Earth, they promise to leave under one condition—a randomly-chosen human must win a one-on-one game of tag against 'Lum', the beautiful daughter of the Oni leader. The person selected happens to be unlucky high schooler 'Ataru Moroboshi'. 

"Given 10 days, Ataru realizes how impossible the challenge is as he is faced with Lum's extraterrestrial powers. Motivated by a promise of marriage from his childhood friend 'Shinobu Miyake', Ataru manages to catch Lum off guard..."

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