Amazing Nurse Nanako
(Nanako Kaitai Shinsho)
Distributor: Geneon Animation
© 1999 Genco / Pioneer LDC / Radix
My name is Dr. Kyoji Ogami, the world's leading surgeon, scientist and bio-engineer. The young lady that you see here is Nanako Shichigusa. She works for me as a nurse, housekeeper and addle-minded troublemaker. But despite Nanako's flaws, she is about to become the subject of my greatest experiment. But that's only if we can survive a vast worldwide conspiracy...
OAV Series: 6 episodes
Average Ratings: 24
Number of Review Sites: 8
Number of Review Links: 10
Vol. 1 - "...the humor was dumb but I did rather enjoy it, partly thanks to a memorable performance behind the Japanese Nanako."
Akemi's Anime World (Marc Marshall) - 2 (out of 5)
"I honestly can't quite decide whether I really, really like Nanako, or whether I think it's a piece of crap."
Anime Jump! (Mike Toole) - 3 stars (out of 5)
"It's not for everyone, and it's definitely not for me."
Anime Meta-Review (Andrew Shelton) - flawed
"There’s nothing wrong with a good sex comedy, but Nanako's shamelessly twisted fantasies are just disturbing."
Anime News Network (Mike Crandol) - D+
Vol. 1 - "...reminds me a bit of Pioneer's first anime releases at the beginning of the 90's, such as Moldiver and Kishin Corps, with it's mix of humor and darker storyline in the background." (Chris Beveridge) - B-
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B-
Vol. 3 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B-
Anime on DVD
"Amazing Nurse Nanako is anything but amazing."
Animetric (Rowena Lim Lei) - 2 stars (out of 5)
"I'm not sure whether I like this yet. "
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Stig Høgset) - 3 stars (out of 5)
"It’s not sexy, it's not funny, and it's not worth your time or your money."
The Anime Review (Jason Huff) - F