Black Jack (OAV)


Distributor: U.S. Manga Corps
[Black Jack (OAV)]
OAV Series: 10 episodes

Average Rating

Average Ratings: 73
Number of Review Sites: 7
Above Average

Review Links

Vol. 1-2 - "Black Jack was one of the most original and entertaining series of the 90s for me, and I'm glad to see a good Region 1 DVD release for it." (Darius Washington) - 4 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Mike Toole) - 4 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 3-4 - Read the review (Dave Merrill) - 4 stars (out of 5)
Anime Jump!

Vol. 1 - "...a detailed and engrossing medical thriller. " (Chris Fey) - A
Vol. 7 - Read the review (Carlo Santos) - A
Anime News Network

Vol. 1 - "I don't think this will please everyone, but there's definitely a market of people out there who will eat this up fast and be demanding more. " (Chris Beveridge) - B
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - C
Vol. 4 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - C+
Vol. 5 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - C+
Vol. 6 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B
Vol. 7 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B+
Anime on DVD

Vol. 7 - "If you've been thinking about trying Black Jack out, this Highly Recommended volume is a great place to start." (Chris Tribbey) - 4 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 8 - Read the review (Chris Tribbey) - 4 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 9 - Read the review (Chris Tribbey) - 2 1/2 stars (out of 5)
DVD Talk

"It's easy to overlook because it's a US Manga Corps title, but it may very well be the most brilliant gem in their tape inventory."
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Christina Ross, Carlos Ross) - 5 stars (out of 5)

Ep. 1 - "...this is not a show to watch for entertainment value; the plot really stretches the limits of credibility beyond the breaking point."
The Anime Cafe (Akio Nagatomi) - 3 stars (out of 5)

Vol. 1 - "BLACKJACK: INFECTION isn't the perfect collection of the titular character's adventures, but it does a nice job." (Jason Huff) - B+
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Jason Huff) - B-
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Jason Huff) - A-
Vol. 4 - Read the review (Jason Huff) - B
Vol. 7 - Read the review (Jason Huff) - A-
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