Planetes


[Planetes]
The year is 2075 AD. The dream of working and living in the vast openness of space is now a reality. However, a new threat has arisen and if left unchecked can prove fatal: Space Debris. Follow the men and women of the "Half-Section" and witness the harrowing experience that is involved with such dangers.
TV Series: 26 episodes

Average Rating

Average Ratings: 89
Number of Review Sites: 6
Good

Review Links

Vol. 1 - "Planetes looks great and has an intriguing concept, but in execution is a pretty dry show."
Anime Jump! (Dave Merrill) - 3 stars (out of 5)

Vol. 1 - "...a strong start to a series which has the potential to be one of the better releases of 2005." (Theron Martin) - A-
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Theron Martin) - A-
Vol. 6 - Read the review (Theron Martin) - A-
Anime News Network

Vol. 1 - "...will appeal heavily to those looking for something that's more mature but still fun and engaging to watch." (Chris Beveridge) - A
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - A
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - A
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

Vol. 1 - "The fact that they pay attention to the scientific realities of space gives the show a solid grounding that really enhances the overall quality." (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 2 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 3 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 4 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 5 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 6 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 4 1/2 stars (out of 5)
DVD Talk

Vol. 1 - "If this first volume is a good indication of what's to come with Planetes, it's a must buy for all anime fans." (Joel Pearce) - 94 (out of 100)
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Joel Pearce) - 92 (out of 100)
DVD Verdict

"One of the best shows I’ve seen in a while ..."
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Jeremy A Beard) - 5 stars (out of 5)