User Name

Password


Sign Up

Anime Characters Database
Server Time 5:07 AM, Fri Dec 19 2014
Tip - Collect loli's by typing .loli in the lounge daily

Demon Lord Dante

Demon Lord Dante (Anime)

Summer, 2002 Anime | Episodes

Series ID 102530
English Title Demon Lord Dante
Romaji Title Maou Dante
Furigana Title まおうダンテ
Japanese Title 魔王ダンテ
Japanese Studio Name マジックバス
English Studio Name Magic Bus
Content Rating M - Mature
Genre Tags sci-fi, action, horror
Release Date 2002/08/31
Links Home Page EN Wiki JP Wiki
Character Popularity * 0
Watching Watched SomeonE[ 13 ] Interested nosgothian[ 0 ]

Extra Info



Story & Information -

Ryo Utsugi, a high school student, begins suffering nightmares. Ryo's sister, Saori, is kidnapped and used as a ritualistic sacrifice by a group of satanic cultist, who’s primary goal is revive Demon Lord Dante. Ryo's premonitions guide him to the ceremony and he saves her prior to the cultist's ceremony disrupted by militant Christianic followers of God. Believing that Ryo's new-found powers could ultimately awaken Dante, the most powerful of the demon lord, and beasts, the cultists cause a chain of events that lures Ryo high into the mountains, where he discovers a portal that takes him deep into the Himalayas into Dante's prison.
Dante uses Ryo’s telekinetic powers to free himself before eating him alive, as the cultists summon Dante to Japan. Ryo consciousness conquers Dante’s who rampages Nagoya with his new body, only to end when Dante encounters his old best friend Zenon.
Later Ryo encounters BeliZebub, the leader of the cultists, who tells him that his birth family was killed in a car accident and his father, who is both a doctor and a leader of a rival cult dedicated to God's will, was the one who saved him. He also meets the demon Medusa, who assumes the form of a supermodel named Saeko Kodai. Medusa later rescues Saroi from Lamia’s labyrinth and restore his memory. With His memory restored, Dante resolves to both joining and leading the cultists in there fight against God.

--Mitsugu

Additional Images




Violence

Ratings

User Rating
Mitsugu medium

I must clarify Low to medium... It's been a while, but I remember both blood an violence, but nothing to extreme.

Rated Anime


Similar Series

Devil Lady

So many things are similar here: Character design; main theme(humans turning into monsters); smash cut zoom musical cues; and close ups on the eyes.
Given the fact that both series are the brainchild of Go Nagai, explains the similarities, as well as his expert way of telling so much with a mere close up of the eyes.
Spoiler: I found Devil Lady to be better with it's richer story line, but Dante has better plot twists.


Comments

Comment
Name
Contact an Admin
By posting, you agree to follow the rules. Posts breaking the rules will be edited or deleted by moderators.
anonymous17 Score:1 lol D is that an anime about you?
edit edit

Evil Empire Overlord

Mitsugu
Mitsugu
Score:1 No, Hime-Sama, however the title REALLY spoke to me!
edit edit
anonymous17 Score:1 Especially it's name, eh? jk.
edit edit
anonymous17 Score:1 Nice review, D! Now I know what anime I can put on my blacklist!
edit edit
Comment
Name
Contact an Admin
By posting, you agree to follow the rules. Posts breaking the rules will be edited or deleted by moderators.

Reviews

2 2 Star Review of Demon Lord Dante by Mitsugu

Mitsugu Mouryou’s Anime Review


Initially the title alone of Demon Lord Dante really spoke to me, however, upon both viewing and reviewing, the plot is contrite and heavily clichéd. The epic battle between heaven vs. hell, demonic Satanist cults vs. heavenly sects of god, the plot is that of bad American movies, not anime. The show is plagued with color over saturation, poorly aligned dialogue (I hope the Japanese version was better), and for some reason all the characters have sided burns, even the females. There were however, some redeeming qualities, moderate foul language, brief nudity, violence and a good amount of bloodshed. This helped distract from the poor plotline which raced by with lightning speed, thus preventing any sort of character development in the 13 20min. episodes.. In addition, the incestual subtext between Saori and Ryo was quite creepy, since they didn't find out the truth until the end... thought there was a not so predictable twist to the ending. So if you like epic Christianic styled anime, this one’s for you... over all I’d rate it 1.8 (out of 10): Ok to watch once, but not worthy of occasional background noise or repeat viewing.


Thank you
MMAR1

Write a Review


Latest

Characters Comments RSS Feed for Latest Character Comments

Sakura Kinomoto mary-chan123

I love sakura, she is kind and cute. I watch this show over and over again. I even read the whole manga.

Yesterday 07:27 pm

Anime and Games Comments RSS Feed for Latest Character Comments

Hunter x Hunter (Series) DeKnijff

Oh ok then Ryuushima thanks for your help. I guess I'll watch it then also I heard from a friend that theres a rape scene in this arc don't want to miss that.

02:46 am

Reviews

7 7 Star Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Oct 21, 2014 / Oct 21, 2014 by AmaterasuWings Review length: Long

Sponsored Links


Guild Activity Today



VS

DeKnijff asks

Who do you think would win in a fight?
Kurapika can use all his powers with out his vows. Bel Peol can not stop time while fighting Kurapika

Kurapika

Bel Peol

Latest Forum Posts

Re:activation code
We no longer require activating accounts. Sorry fo[more ...]
Posted by Rei
Fri 4:07 AM

Re:Very similar mangas/mahwas or whatever to
Anyone?
Posted by ermin96
Thu 7:47 PM

Re:can anyone tell me what anime this is from????
[urll=source.php?id=104200]Orenchi no Furo Jijou[/[more ...]
Posted by AmaterasuWings
Thu 5:02 PM

More Forum Posts

RSS

Image Filter

Show

Server Time

5:07 AM, Fri Dec 19 2014

~Lounge~

04:29 am
<Rei> You're amazing Li. And you do more than we know.

I appreciate everything you do, and thank you for it!

04:26 am
<LiCobra> The things I do for this site... people have no idea

04:26 am
<LiCobra> :'D

04:25 am
<Mitsugu> No, no, noooooo please don't...
I already shared your pain whilst you were watching the franchise for research purposes....

04:23 am
<LiCobra> I could honestly go into the detail if you want... but it's painful :'D

Chatbox

Dec 17, 2014
<dineshpaul> hi !, anime loverssss <3

Dec 13, 2014
<8SummerMemories> You're welcome =)

Dec 13, 2014
<Sirito> Thank you

Dec 13, 2014
<8SummerMemories> Hello Sirito, welcome to ACDB.

Dec 13, 2014
<Sirito> Hi I new here and I really love anime💗

Dec 8, 2014
<Rei> Anime Lists can now be made by members ~

details in news

Dec 6, 2014
<DaZEROrk> I put SSS cards for 7Pearls

Nov 30, 2014
<Rei> Konichiwa tamako-chan ! ^_^

Nov 29, 2014
<tamakochan> Hiiii minnasannnnn
I'm new here!!!!
Yoroshiku onegaishimasu

Nov 24, 2014
<Rei> Added character count information to seasons in case anyone is interesting in uploading characters to series with less than 10 characters warnings

Chatbox History

Members

We have 29269 members

Newest member: animefangirl114

Supporters