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Cat Planet Cuties (Asobi Ni Iku Yo!): Complete Series (Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo) (2010)

Tia Ballard , Aaron Dismuke , Yooichi Ueda  |  NR |  Blu-ray
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)


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  • Actors: Tia Ballard, Aaron Dismuke, Jamie Marchi, Brittney Karbowski, Jason Douglas
  • Directors: Yooichi Ueda
  • Format: Animated, Box set, Limited Edition, Widescreen, Multiple Formats
  • Language: Japanese, English
  • Subtitles: English
  • Dubbed: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of discs: 4
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Funimation
  • DVD Release Date: May 15, 2012
  • Run Time: 325 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B007BMIG24
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #139,070 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Cat Planet Cuties (2010), which began as a series of light novels by Okina Kamino, embodies the Japanese predilection for the kawaii (ultra-cute) image of girls wearing cats' ears. Eris, who resembles a pneumatically overendowed woman with furry ears and a tail, arrives on Earth from the planet "Catia" to establish peaceful relations. The first human she encounters is mild-mannered teenager Kio Kakazu, who already has two classmates nurturing secret crushes on him--bullying neighbor/aspiring CIA agent Manami and ex-assassin Aoi. Other buxom Catians take up residence in Kio's house with their robo-cat Assistroid. For reasons never fully explained, the Catians are fighting the Dog People, one of whose nasty leaders sniggers exactly like Muttley in the old Wacky Races show. The humans are drawn into the conflict, with Kio's aw-shucks kind heart winning the day. Cat Planet Cuties is no more inane than many other fan service series. But the filmmakers can't seem to decide if they're making a nudie jiggle–a-thon, a teen action-adventure, or a comedy about miniature robots. They cut from Kio struggling to extricate his head from Eris's over-ample cleavage to Aoi shooting it out with various evil-doers to an Assistroid holding up a little sign, like Genma in Ranma 1/2. Cat Planet Cuties embodies the big eyes/big guns/big breasts stereotype that leads people to dismiss Japanese animation as mindless fodder for hormonal adolescent boys. Episode 13 is actually an OAV sequel (2011), in which the characters play strip versions of poker, mah-jongg, Twister, Monopoly, and other games. (Rated TV MA: violence, violence against women, nudity, risqué humor, alcohol use) --Charles Solomon

(1. The Cat Who Fell to Earth, 2. I Dropped By, 3. We've Come to Stay, 4. We've Come to Kidnap You, 5. We've Come to Rescue You, 6. I've Practiced, 7. We've Come to Swim, 8. We Had a Duel, 9. The Grand First Assistroid? 10. I Came Looking for You, 11. I Came to Find You, 12. Come Drop By)

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She's as frisky as she is curvy and kitty wants to play! The flirty fun begins when nice guy Kio has a close encounter with a sexy, alien cat-girl named Eris. She's every nerd's fantasy come true, and she and her fellow intergalactic felines are setting up base in Kio's house. Unfortunately, Kio doesn't have a lot of time for heavy petting. Secret agencies and enemy dog-aliens are sniffing around, hoping to get their paws on his pussycat pal s tail! The guy's definitely got his hands full but with Eris jumping in his lap to purr in his ear, it s likely Kio will land on his feet!

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17 of 18 people found the following review helpful
Format:Blu-ray
In 2003, Okina Kamino and illustrator Hoden Eizo and Nishieda would work on the Japanese light novel "Asobi ni Iku yo!" (Let's Go Play). In 2006, a manga adaptation by 888 was created and serialized in the manga magazine "Monthly Comic Alive".

With the popularity of the manga series and light novels, a 12-episode anime adaptation was created in 2010 titled "Asobi ni Ikuyo: Bombshells in the Sky" and now, the series will be released on Blu-ray and DVD courtesy of FUNimation Entertainment under the name, "Cat Planet Cuties".

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"Cat Planet Cuties" is presented in 1080p High Definition (1:78:1). AIC Plus+ did a magnificent job when it came to the visual look of the anime series. Backgrounds are well-painted and detailed, the characters designs and even mechanical designs look very good and plenty of shadows and details. Overall, the series looks great on Blu-ray.

AUDIO:

As for the lossless audio, "Cat Planet Cuties" is presented with an English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD soundtrack and the Japanese version is presented in Japanese 2.0 Dolby TrueHD. Because the series features a good balance of dialogue and action, I was hoping to hear a more immersive soundtrack for the action scenes. A little more use of the surround channels, but for the most part, the lossless soundtrack is good. I did notice differences with the Japanese and English version, as Kio sounds much more younger (ie. junior high or early teens), whereas the English version, Kio sounds like an older teen. Nevertheless, voice acting is well-done on both soundtracks and the English version of course, has a been more dynamic range thanks to its 5.1 lossless track.

Subtitles are in English.
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41 of 52 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars More than a harem... May 15, 2012
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
Asobi ni iku yo! (Let's play) - Bombshells From the Sky - what this series is supposed to be named, is a great all around anime. It is so much more than a typical harem show. There is action, mystery, comedy, character exploration, sadness and an amazing soundtrack. I agree with the reviewer who said it was so much deeper than you would think.

I hate that it was renamed for the Western release because many will not look past cute cat girls to begin with in order to see the other wonderful things about the anime. But those that do will be in for a treat.

I must say that you will be better off for watching the subbed version rather than the dubbed. To miss Kanae Ito's voice performance would be a tragedy.

It is not a 'dirty' or explicit anime at all. It is sweet and funny. It is not for children, but most earlier teens and up should be okay depending on parental guidance (unless cartoon boobies and innocent innuendo bother you - if so, turn off network & cable TV now!). Give it a chance and I don't think you will be disappointed.

UUNNYYAAAHHHH! Proud member of the Underside of the Paw! ~.^
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19 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars anime cooking review June 28, 2012
Format:Blu-ray
take girls bravo add sekrei and cat people and dog people sprikle alot of inside jokes/running gags,you will come out with a purrrefect good anime that will leave you howling with laughter! this anime is equal of the jamaican scorpion hot pepper in insider jokes and/or running gags. you will smirk like crazy and you will have to watch multiple times to get all the jokes. i've watch this 20-30 times and still haven't caught all the jokes. #9 episode is my fav, so enjoy!
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars If you like cute anime...you'll love this. July 22, 2012
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Super high quality anime, super cute, super fun. Basically it's about a cat girl from a planet od cat girls who comes to earth and all the trouble she attracts, and misunderstandings she has about earth customs, especially after she finds the main characters porn stash.

Repressed people beware of boobs. This is much more interesting than the typical "harem anime". Actually has a good coherent story and at least one episode (#9 i think) may make your eyes damp.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars If you love Catgirls then this is for you July 6, 2012
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I'll admit, i was skeptical upon getting this one, but i was surprised. It's not all boobs and crazy fan service. It has a story (decent, but not the best), and a good whit about it. Of course there is some T&A in this anime, but it's far from over done. It's basically your typical Harem Anime with three girls liking the same dude. I found it quite enjoyable, but i still favor Love Hina and Toradora! over this one. Overall, not a bad buy.
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7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very Funny Harem Show May 18, 2012
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This is a review of the Blu-ray version of the Blu-Ray/DVD package. The graphics were very crisp and colorful. I didn't run into any problems playing the disks. It comes with 12 episodes, an OVA, textless songs for openings and endings, and some of the teasers for the next shows. The last teaser is a "outtake" version of the other teasers, so be sure to watch it. Amazon has given it a rating of NR, but the package states that it is MA, because of the bare breasts.

I have watched it 3-4 times, and although the plot line is very simple, it is also a very funny show. The basic plot is that Eris, the cat girl, comes to earth to have fun and be an ambassador (of sorts). Eris is hard to get upset with, since she is so nice and loves everyone (especially Kio). The more TV shows, movies, and anime that you have watched, the funnier it is. The references vary from the opening segment of episode three, to figurines, and posters, etc. You definitely need to be familiar with Star Trek and Muttley (see him on You Tube). I saw things varying from as new as an anime that just aired within the last year to a poster on Alfred Hitchcock, the Godfather, and I saw one poster with Bruce Willis on it. I particularly like the Shelby GT-500 they drove around, since I used to own one, lol.
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5.0 out of 5 stars i love it but the package it came in
I opened it and the case broke but its okay I love the anime so yea I'm still pretty happy
Published 4 days ago by David
5.0 out of 5 stars Random
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Published 1 month ago by Andrew
4.0 out of 5 stars loved it
I found this show on another website and fell in love with this show its very funny and cute id recommend it to anyone. Read more
Published 2 months ago by jared brown
5.0 out of 5 stars I like Cat Planet Cuties. Funny and sexy.
Well good and fun. There some good jokes about star track and other sci-fi shows. OVA is great. I want more of this serie.
Published 2 months ago by blackdog
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent a must own!
When a beautiful alien cat girl arrives on earth as the ambassador for her people and turns the home of a high school student into her embassy her arrival forever changes the lives... Read more
Published 4 months ago by Ash
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved this
I love this series, the only thing I didn't understand was why the catgirls have normal ears on the side of their heads as well as the cat ears on top of their heads
Published 4 months ago by Joseph W. Bailey
5.0 out of 5 stars CPC
Cat Planet Cuties it one of the best perverted boobie filled anime I ever seen :3 I love this show its cute, funny, and yes vary, vary perverted but its funny perverted not weird... Read more
Published 5 months ago by Marilyn
5.0 out of 5 stars enjoyed the anime
it was funny I injoyed watching cat planet cuties reccomend it for anyone who enjoys anime if you havent bought you need to get it.
Published 5 months ago by Ronald L Hayes
5.0 out of 5 stars A great Sci-fi story.
Alien Cat girls come to earth and that's just the stat of the fun. This is one of my favorite Anime series.
Published 6 months ago by Daisblackwing
5.0 out of 5 stars Anime was Good
its came in good condition with no problem it is an excellent anime and it was amazing to watch and see
Published 7 months ago by Mitchell
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