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Anime : Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh Title Gilgamesh
Japanese Title ギルガメッシュ
Official Site -
Category TV
Total Episodes 26
Genres Action, Fantasy, Science-Fiction
Year Published 2003
Release Date 2003-10-02 ∼ 2004-03-21
Broadcaster -
Studio -
US Distribution ADV Films
User Rating 7.9/10.0 (38 reviews)  (Statistic)
Updated Fri, 16 May 2008 10:42:03 +0000

Middle East, the Historical Ruin Examination Facility of Ulk. It's been some years since the the huge explosion at Heaven's Gate or the so-called XX (Twin X). Also known as the worst historical disaster. Afterwards, due to an abnormal change in the geomagnetism in the mirror "Sheltering Sky" that was concealed in the sky, the machines that were being controlled by computers could no longer be controlled. This forced an era upon the humans where they must lead a life using in their culture.

The children of the man responsible for XX, Professor Enkido (Ekidu), Tatsuya and Kiyoko are looked upon by the society with cold eyes. Also, because of the huge debt their mother left behind, they lead a life where they run from debt collectors.

On a rainy day, Tatsuya and Kiyoko meet 3 youths outside a Western house. They possessed oddness about them.

"Why don't we become friends to fight the evil that is spreading in this world...?"

Leaving those words with Tetsuya and Kiyoko while sheltering in the rain, they leave the Western house. At the same time, the roaring sound of a battle with some young men breaks out.

Being protected from the battle, Tatsuya and Kiyoko gets lead away by a woman from the hands of the mysterious young youths. The woman was the wife of the count of Werdenberg. As the battle went on, she explained that the young men goes by the name of Orga, a group of people who possessed psychic powers, and are fighting against Gilgamesh which Enkidu is using to lead the world to destruction. Gilgamesh was the young men who were at the Western house.

The count's wife welcomes the two as members as she takes their debt into her own hands. And so, the two leads a life together with the Isamu and the others based at the Providence Hotel. Before Tatsuya was approached by them, his psychic power "Dunamis" was beginning to gradually grow. As an ordinary human being, Kiyoko seeks for ordinary happiness. She holds hatred against the Olga and the count's wife surrounding her younger brother as she watches him change...

The truth behind the XX incident. Heaven's Gate. Enkidu and the Gilgamesh. Orga and the count's wife. The real motives behind them all...

Filled with mystery, a battle that is linked to the fate of the world unfolds...

*** description and translation for AnimeNfo by Kaworu S. ***

Crew, Cast, and Characters
Design Okuse Saki (奥瀬サキ), Takeya Takeyuki (竹谷隆之)
Director Murata Masahiko (むらた雅彦)
Music Wada Kaoru (和田薫)
Original Creator Ishinomori Shotaro (石ノ森 章太郎)
Script Kobayashi Yasuko (小林靖子), Murai Sadayuki (村井さだゆき), Satsukawa Akio (薩川昭夫)

CharacterSeiyuu (Voice Talent)
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Saiga Mitsuki (斎賀 みつき)description  noimage
Ensaki Kiyokodescription  image
Nakamura Chie (中村 千絵)description  noimage
Ensaki Tatsuyadescription  image
Namikawa Daisuke (浪川大輔)description  image
Fujisaki Isamudescription  image
Ito Kentaro (伊藤健太郎)nodescription  image
Mimuro Fuukodescription  image
Kobayashi Sanae (小林 沙苗)description  noimage
Nouemudescription  image
Shibuya Shigeru (渋谷 茂)nodescription  image
Tsukioka Toorudescription  image
Miyata Koki (宮田 幸季)description  noimage
Unodescription  image
Kimura Akiko (木村亜希子)description  image

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