One-Punch Man

One-Punch Man

DVD - 2017
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Saitama is a hero who only became a hero for fun. After three years of 'special' training, though, he's become so strong that he's practically invincible. In fact, he's too strong, even his mightiest opponents are taken out with a single punch, and it turns out that being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. With his passion for being a hero lost along with his hair, yet still faced with new enemies every day, how much longer can he keep it going?
Published: San Francisco, CA :, Viz Media,, [2017]
Branch Call Number: DVD YA ONE
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (approximately 2 hours, 30 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
digital, optical, stereo, rda
video file, DVD video, region 1, rda

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Jotaro_Kujo
Jul 21, 2018

It's Good

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daniwinks89
Jul 19, 2018

A lot funnier than I expected. My boyfriend got me into this show and I'm bummed there's only one season! I never really watched Dragonball Z or any anime/manga growing up, but could still appreciate the satire/humor in this. Totally not what I expected from an anime series but I loved it! Would definitely recommend if you're looking for something a little offbeat.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Mar 25, 2018

One Punch Man is one of the most popular animes of 2015. The story follows Saitama, a very very powerful superhero who defeats enemy monsters with only one punch. I love how Saitama is always bored and irritated because of how powerful he is. He wants to fight against more powerful monsters that do not get defeated with only one punch. This anime is very comedic and full of action which is my favourite genre of animes. The animation is very solid and is a masterpiece especially in the action scenes. The characters are very cool and badass, some characters are hilariously funny and entertaining to watch. But, I still think some characters need more interaction to be more comedic and entertaining. Some characters also need way more development in my opinion. The story itself is very entertaining and interesting to follow. I also really like the main character who's a little bit different than other main characters in animes. I think the main character is interesting as well as some of the supporting characters. That's why I highly recommend checking out this anime even for non anime fans. Only if you're a fan of comedy and action, though. Rating: 8/10
- @animelover of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

bubble_pai Mar 14, 2018

Great watch. Definitely one for the "different" kind of becoming a hero.

If you reading the graphic novel, note that this may not be more than you expected. I've prefer the book version, but the anime is good too. I agree with all recent comments about it, if you are into super heroes, lazy-characters, no care about the situation, weird out situation, this is one to check out. Very similar dynamics setting, to GinTama. (GinTama is a different graphic novel.)

sppl_mg Mar 13, 2018

Plainly put, this is one series anyone who is an anime fan should watch.
Based off the webcomic by ONE, One Punch Man is pure hilarity with tons of amazing animated action scenes. Most of the time the anime is comedic and action packed, but there are moments where the plot turns more series and very deep in its take on a hero's "duty" and "sacrifice". The characters are unique in design and concept & to top it all off it comes with an amazing soundtrack. This one is a must watch!

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tj_is_cool
Jan 29, 2018

Different kind of super hero anime. Very amusing.

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MathiasNorthwind
Nov 05, 2017

Funny and entertaining!

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fhotografer
Jun 16, 2017

Hilarious! Simply put, this is a spoof on the “superhero” Japanese genre. There’s no deep meaning here, just silliness, deadpan comedy and over the top action. As per usual, there are character expositions and mundane slice of daily life tripe to endure. However, there is enough humor and action scenes interspersed to break those moments, mostly. Not for everyone, but if you like it, you won’t be able to get enough of it. Sit back, relax and enjoy!

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sppl_mg Mar 13, 2018

sppl_mg thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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