Sakura Wars (OAV)

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Alternative title:
La Guerra de Sakura (Spanish)
Sakura Taisen (Japanese)
Sakura Taisen: Ouka Kenran (Japanese)
Sakura Wars: The Gorgeous Blooming Cherry Blossoms
サクラ大戦 桜華絢爛 (Japanese)
櫻花大戰 櫻華絢爛 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Themes: mecha, real robot
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary: The year is around the 1920's and the darkness of the demons have arrived. Now, only the people with large amounts of spirit energy can save the Earth. The Flower Division is now going to be sent out destroy the demons for they're our only hope for survival with their new steam-powered machines and unique fighting techniques.
User Ratings: 299 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 4 votes (dub:3, sub:1)
 Excellent: 14 votes (sub:8, dub:6)
 Very good: 56 votes (sub:34, dub:20, ?:1, raw:1)
 Good: 88 votes (sub:58, dub:24, raw:2, edit.dub:1, ?:1, others:2
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
)
 Decent: 52 votes (sub:35, dub:14, others:3
2 Spanish dubbed
1 French subtitled
)
 So-so: 33 votes (sub:23, dub:8, ?:2)
 Not really good: 23 votes (sub:15, dub:6, ?:2)
 Weak: 14 votes (sub:11, dub:3)
 Bad: 9 votes (sub:6, dub:3)
 Awful: 3 votes (dub:2, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (dub:2, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 775 users, rank: #1296 (of 6087)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.227 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.8869, rank: #4067 (of 6079)
Weighted mean: 6.235 (Decent+), rank: #4015 (of 6079) (seen all: 6.32 / seen some: 5.32 / won't finish: 5.48)
Bayesian estimate: 6.289 (Decent+), rank: #3588 (of 4582)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 4
Episode titles: We have 4
Vintage: 1997-12-18
Release dates: We have 4
Opening Theme:
"Geki! Teikoku Kagekidan" by Chisa Yokoyama & The Teikoku Kagekidan
Ending Theme:
#1: "Watashi no Aozora" by Ai Orikasa (eps 1-3)
#2: "Hanasaku Otome" by The Teikoku Kageki-dan (ep 4)
Links: We have 2
Trivia: We have 3
Review:
Sakura Wars VHS (Jan 1, 1970)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Sakura Wars - Collection (DVD) 2003-05-06
    Sakura Wars - Essential Anime (DVD) 2004-10-26
    Sakura Wars (DVD 1) 1999-10-26
VHS
    Sakura Wars (Dub.VHS) 1998-11-11
    Sakura Wars (Sub.VHS) 1998-11-11

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Takaaki Ishiyama
Music: Kouhei Tanaka
Original creator: Ouji Hiroi
Art Director: Yukihiro Shibutani
Mecha design: Futoshi Nagata
Sound Director: Toshio Sato
Director of Photography: Yorifusa Yamaguchi

Series Editor: Satoru Akahori
Sound Effects: Shizuo Kurahashi
Theme Song Composition:
Kouhei Tanaka
Ouji Hiroi
Chisa Yokoyama as Sakura Shinguji

Ai Orikasa as Ayame Fujieda
Kumiko Nishihara as Iris Chateaubriand
Mayumi Tanaka as Kanna Kirishima
Michie Tomizawa as Sumire Kanzaki
Urara Takano as Maria Tachibana
Yuriko Fuchizaki as Ri Kohran

Akemi Okamura as Kasumi Fujii
Akio Suyama as Ichiro Ogami
Chikao Ohtsuka as Tadayoshi Kanzaki (Sumire's Grandfather)
Hiroshi Yanaka as Aoi Satan
Katsuhisa Houki as Lord Tenkai
Kyoko Hikami as Tsubaki Takamura
Masako Ikeda as Wakana Shinguji (Sakura's Mother)
Masaru Ikeda as Ikki Yoneda
Nachi Nozawa as Kazuma Shinguji
Naoko Kyooda as Katsura Shinguji (Sakura's Grandmother)
Yuki Masuda as Yuri Sakakibara
Japanese companies
English staff
English cast
ADR Director: Gary Dehan
Art Director: Laura Attwell
Executive producer: John Ledford
Producer: Gary Dehan

ADR Editor: Charles Campbell
ADR Recording Engineer: Charles Campbell
DVD Producer: Sharon Papa
Editing: David Grundy
International Coordination: Toru Iwakami
Production Coordination: Janice Williams
Production manager: Lisa J. Miller
Production Secretary: Anna Bechtol
Project Translator: Keisuke Okamoto
Sound Design: Paul Killam
Trailer: Dan Rockwell
Amber Allison as Sakura Shinguji

Amy L. Gamber as Ayame Fujieda
Boni Hester as Ri Kohran
Catherine Berry as Maria Tachibana
Sascha Biesi as Sumire Kanzaki
Sheila Gordon as Kanna Kirishima

Bill McMillin as Ikki Yoneda
Brian Gaston as Ichiro Ohgami
Charles Campbell as
Kaneko
Navy Man
Diane Perella as Sakura's Mother
Elise Ivy as Yuri
Ellie McBride as
Dance Instructor
Woman on the Phone
Eric Henshaw as Lord Tenkai
Garrett Schenck as Aritsune Hanakoji
Gary Dehan as
Demon
Limo Driver
Ignatz as Old Woman
Jessica Schwartz as Iris Chateaubriand
Jessica L. Wilson as Kasumi
L.B. Bartholomee as Nagata
Mark Lovell as Morita
Michael Ringler as Hachi
Patricia Goldwater as Sakura's Grandmother
Robert Rudie as Gonji
Shelby Johnson-Sapp as Tsubame
Steve Flanagin as Kuma
Steve Shearer as Tadayoshi Kanzaki

English companies
ADR Recording: Monster Island
Broadcaster: The Anime Network
Distributor:
ADV Films (UK)
Madman Entertainment (Australia)
DVD Authoring & Encoding: M.O.F.C.
Internet Streaming: The Anime Network
Licensed by: ADV Films
Korean staff
Korean cast
(none)
Jeong-Hwa Yang as Sakura Shinguji

An Yeonga as Iris Chateaubriand
Hyeon-Ju Lee as Lee Kouran
Ju-Hyeon Im as Sumire Kanzaki
Lee Hyangsuk as Ayame Fujieda
Minji as Kanna Kirishima
Yu-Mi Jeong as Maria Tachibana

Gwak Yunsang as Count
Gye-Hyeon No as Ichiro Ogami
Hong Jinuk as Ikki Yoneda
Korean companies
(none)
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Dubbing Director: Hernando Cuenca
Translation: Marta E. Gallego (Spain dub)

Marta Estrada as Sakura Shinguji(Spain dub)
Nancy Cortés as Sakura Shinguji

Claudia Chavarro as Maria Tachibana
Diana Beltrán as Iris Chateaubriand
Gloria Garcia as
Kohran Li(Spain dub)
Sumire Kanzaki(Spain dub)
Jorge Solórzano as Ikki Yoneda
Luzgeyle Poveda as Kanna Kirishima
Mar Nicolas as
Iris Chateaubriand(Spain dub)
Kanna Kirishima(Spain dub)
Maria Isabel Cortés as Li Kohran
Maria Rosa Guillén as Maria Tachibana(Spain dub)
Marta Estrada as Ayame Fujieda(Spain dub)
Marta Rincón as Sumire Kanzaki
Tirza Pacheco as Ayame Fujieda
Wolfang Galindo as Gonji

Antonio García Moral as Ikki Yoneda(Spain dub)
Bayardo Ardila as Kuma
Carlos Lladó as
Aoi Satan(Spain dub)
Ichiro Ogami(Spain dub)
Carlos Villegas as Ichiro Ogami
Daniel Albiac as Kazuma Shinguji(Spain dub)
Gloria Garcia as Wakana Shinguji(Spain dub)
Harold Leal as Kanzaki
Jairo Ordoñez as Hachi
Maria Rosa Guillén as Katsura Shinguji(Spain dub)
Rafael Gómez as Tenkai
Renata Vargas as Yuri Sakakibara
Shirley Marulanda as Kasumi
Tasio Alonso as Voice-over(Spain dub)
Vicente Gil as
Gonji(Spain dub)
Tadayoshi Kanzaki(Spain dub)
Yoritsune Hanakoji(Spain dub)

Angel del Río(Spain dub)
Carlos Lladó(Spain dub)
Daniel Albiac(Spain dub)
Mar Nicolas(Spain dub)
Maria Rosa Guillén(Spain dub)
Tasio Alonso(Spain dub)
Spanish companies
Broadcaster:
8 Madrid TV (Spain; 2010-11-22)
Cartoon Network L.A.
Dubbing: Provideo S.A. (Colombia)
DVD Distribution: Selecta Visión
TV Distribution: Selecta Visión
German staff
German companies
(none)
Distributor: ACOG
German cast
(none)
Portuguese staff
Portuguese cast
(none)
Samira Fernandes as Sakura Shinguuji

Cecília Lemes as Kanna Kirishima

Adna Cruz as Ayame Fujieda
Dado Monteiro as Oogami Ichirou
Denise Reis as Kasumi
Fátima Noya as Maria Tachibana
Fernanda Bulara as Sumire Kanzaki
Gilmara Sanches as Li Kouran
Lene Bastos as Yuri Sakakibara
Márcia Regina as Iris Chateaubriand
Portuguese companies
Dubbing Studio: Centauro
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
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