Question 1: Probably the longest OVA series ever made was , which spanned 110 main episodes and 52 ________ gaiden episodes.
Question 2: While people in the ________ used the phrase " direct-to-video" as a pejorative for works that could not make it onto TV or movie screens, in Japan the demand was so great that direct-to-video became a necessity.
Question 3: ) (and sometimes as OAV by English-speakers), is a term - originating from Japanese animation ( anime) - for ________ films and series made specially for release in home-video formats.
Question 4: Many popular and influential series such as (1987-1991) and ________ (1992-2005) were released directly to video as OVAs. Tenchi Muyo!
Question 6: OVA titles were originally made available on VHS, later becoming more popular on LaserDisc and eventually ________.
Question 7: , for example, began as an OVA but went on to spawn several TV series, three movies, and numerous other spin-offs. ________
Question 8: Dark realism featured in ________'s famous manga . Saint Seiya
Question 9: Few OVAs specifically target female audiences, but [4 ] exemplifies the exceptions. ________
Question 10: Some OVAs based on television series (and especially those based on ________) may provide closure to the plot – closure not present in the original series.