Kaleido Star


Distributor: ADV Films
[Kaleido Star]
The Kaleido Stage is a circus extravaganza with death defying stunts, flying trapeze artists, and magical clowns. The top performers of the Kaleido Stage are a handful super acrobats known as Kaleido Stars. When sixteen-year-old Sora Naegino arrives in the U.S. she has a chance encounter with mysterious man who immediately recognizes her potential for the stage.
TV Series: 51 episodes

Average Rating

Average Ratings: 81
Number of Review Sites: 6
Good

Review Links

Vol. 1 - "There's nothing particularly bad about this show, but just like its star, it's getting off to a rough start and is still trying to find its feet. "
Anime Jump! (Chad Clayton) - 3 1/2 stars (out of 5)

Vol. 1 - "...while not mind-blowingly original or awe-inspiring, Kaleido Star serves well as a cute, restful waypoint between series that make you think too hard."
Anime News Network (Leslie Mitsuko Tokiwa) - A

Vol. 1 - "Kaleido Star had me mesmerized since I first saw the trailer for it just over a year ago and it's held me since then." (Chris Beveridge) - A-
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B+
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B+
Vol. 4 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - A-
Vol. 5 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - A-
Vol. 6 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - A
Anime on DVD

"... a quality show all the way around."
DVD Talk (Don Houston) - 3 1/2 stars (out of 5)

Vol. 1 - "It's good stuff." (Sandra Dozier) - 90 (out of 100)
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Sandra Dozier) - 90 (out of 100)
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Sandra Dozier) - 89 (out of 100)
Vol. 4 - Read the review (Sandra Dozier) - 89 (out of 100)
Vol. 5 - Read the review (Sandra Dozier) - 90 (out of 100)
Vol. 6 - Read the review (Sandra Dozier) - 90 (out of 100)
DVD Verdict

"...I really enjoy watching Kaleido Star."
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Enoch Lau) - 4 stars (out of 5)