Zaion: I Wish You Were Here
Distributor: ADV Films
A meteorite crashes to Earth, bringing with it a deadly virus known as M34 that infects humans, turning them into lethal beast-like monsters. The world's top organizations gather to form the organization CURE to combat the infectious disease. One organization, NOA, stands in the virus' destructive path by using solders implanted with super nanotechnology to fight the vicious disease.
OAV Series: 4 episodes
Average Ratings: 25
Number of Review Sites: 5
Number of Review Links: 6
Vol. 1 - "From a storytelling standpoint, the show doesn’t really reach me at all. " (Chris Beveridge) - C
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - C-
Anime on DVD
Vol. 2 - Read the review
Animefringe (Patrick King) - 85%
Vol. 1 - "...Zaion isn't bad."
DVD Verdict (Rob Lineberger) - 78 (out of 100)
"A short story about two star-crossed space lovers contains little else—and not enough of what counts ..."
Science Fiction Weekly (Tasha Robinson) - C-
"In the end, I was forced to give up any hope of salvaging this dog and simply consign myself to the grim truth: Studio GONZO actually made something that sucks."
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Jason Bustard) - 1 star (out of 5)