Nighthead Genesis (TV)

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Alternative title:
ナイトヘッドジェネシス (Japanese) 
暗夜第六感 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
Themes: espers 
Plot Summary: 'It is said that 70% of human brain capacity is unused. If human posses incredible power, it is strongly believed to be lying dormant within this region. This unused 70% brain capacity is known as "Night Head".' The famous work 'NIGHT HEAD' is going to break the silence... They were abandoned by their parents because of the psychic power they possess. They are the Kirihara brothers, who lived in a labatory within a barrier-protected forest. They have escaped from the labatory, and a new wave of 'Revolution' is about to arise... A new "Night Head" is about to awaken. 
User Ratings: 423 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 18 votes (sub:16, dub:2)
 Excellent: 46 votes (sub:42, dub:2, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 90 votes (sub:81, dub:7, others:2
2 Spanish subtitled
 Good: 99 votes (sub:91, dub:2, ?:1, others:5
3 French subtitled
1 German subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 Decent: 50 votes (sub:48, dub:1, others:1
1 Russian dubbed
 So-so: 40 votes (sub:38, raw:1, dub:1)
 Not really good: 27 votes (sub:27)
 Weak: 27 votes (sub:27)
 Bad: 13 votes (sub:12, dub:1)
 Awful: 10 votes (sub:10)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (dub:1, sub:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
Seen in part or in whole by 951 users, rank: #1157 (of 6496)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.459 (Decent+), std. dev.: 2.1901, rank: #3811 (of 6495)
Weighted mean: 6.415 (Decent+), rank: #3900 (of 6495) (seen all: 6.65 / seen some: 6.63 / won't finish: 3.77)
Bayesian estimate: 6.446 (Decent+), rank: #3546 (of 4948)
Running time: half hour per episode 
Number of episodes: 24 
Episode titles: We have 24
Vintage: 2006-07-29 
Ending Theme:
"言葉 (Kotoba)" by Under Graph 
#2: "Nemutte Ita Kimochi, Nemutte Ita Kokoro" by Aya Kamiki 
Official website:
Links: We have 1
Trivia: We have 4
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DVD (Region 1)
    Nighthead Genesis - Reminiscence (Sub.DVD 1) 2008-10-28 (from $1.99)
    Nighthead Genesis - Regret (Sub.DVD 2) 2008-12-23 (from $1.99)
    Nighthead Genesis - Disturbance (Sub.DVD 3) 2009-02-17 (from $1.99)
    Nighthead Genesis - Conciliation (Sub.DVD 4) 2009-04-07 (from $1.99)
    Nighthead Genesis - Hope (Sub.DVD 5) 2009-05-12 (from $4.71)
    Nighthead Genesis - Complete Collection [Litebox] (Sub.DVD 1-5) 2010-01-05 (from $8.99)
    Nighthead Genesis - Complete Collection [AnimeWorks Classics] (Sub.DVD 1-5) 2012-08-14 (from $8.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Yoshio Takeuchi 
Scenario: George Iida 
Storyboard: Masahiko Murata 
Original creator: George Iida 
Original Character Design: You Higuri 
Character Design: Noboru Furuse 
Art Director:
Hiroshi Kato 
Toshihiro Kohama 
Chief Animation Director: Noboru Furuse 
Animation Director:
Noboru Furuse 
Yasuyuki Ebara 
Sound Director: Yoshikazu Iwanami 
Director of Photography: Yasuhiko Abe 
Executive producer:
Keisuke Gotou 
Yuka Hoshino 
Animation producer:
Masakazu Yoshimoto 
Shunpei Maruyama 
Assistant Director: Tetsuya Kobayashi 
Background Art:
Kumiko Ono  (Bihou) 
Masaru Sato  (Bihou) 
Megumi Kato  (Bihou) 
Michie Suzuki  (Bihou) 
Misao Takimoto  (Bihou) 
Shuichi Tsuji  (Bihou) 
Shunichiro Yoshihara  (Bihou) 
Tomoe Morikawa  (Bihou) 
Toshihiro Kohama  (Bihou) 
Tsubasa Matsumoto  (Bihou) 
Wakana Yamagata (Bihou) 
Yasuomi Kishi (Bihou) 
Yoshito Takamine (Bihou) 
Yukiko Ono (Bihou) 
Color design:
Sachiko Harada 
Yoshitaka Kato 
Color setting: Yoshitaka Kato 
Editing: Jun Takuma 
Editing Assistant: Ayako Nakagawa 
Line Producer: Yoshinaga Minami 
Music producer: Shigeru Umebayashi 
Opening Key Animation:
Kazuyuki Igai 
Takashi Ito 
Yukihiro Kobayashi 
Nobuhiro Kawakami (Raretrick) 
Tetsuji Higuchi (Raretrick) 
Yasuhiko Abe  (Raretrick) 
Yukie Ooyagi (Raretrick) 
Planning Producer: Kenichi Takashima 
Production manager: Kumiko Sekiguchi 
Recording Adjustment: Satoshi Yano 
Recording Assistant: Kanami Mitani 
Sound Coordination: Tsutomu Satomi 
Sound Effects: Kiyotaka Kawada 
Sound Production Manager: Nobuhiro Ogawa 
Theme Song Arrangement:
Masanori Shimada (ED) 
Under Graph (ED) 
Theme Song Performance: Under Graph (ED) 
Akira Ishida as Naoya Kirihara 
Toshiyuki Morikawa as Naoto Kirihara 

Akeno Watanabe as Shouko Futami 
Hidetoshi Nakamura as Kyoujiro Mikuriya 

Atsuko Yuya as Yamashita (ep 6) 
Atsushi Kakehashi as Daigo (ep 6) 
Chie Matsuura as Megumi Murakami (ep 6) 
Chihiro Suzuki as Alpha 
Daisuke Matsuoka as Yousuke Tagawa (ep 2) 
Daisuke Ono as Beta 
Eri Kitamura as Yoshimi Taniguchi (eps 6-7) 
Eri Sendai as Sakie Amamoto 
Eriko Kigawa as Natsuko Toono (ep 17) 
Hideo Ishikawa as Jin Tanaka (ep 2) 
Hiroko Nishi as Yasue Hanaoka (ep 5) 
Hiroshi Yanaka as Michio Sonezaki 
Junichi Suwabe as Mikumo 
Kaya Miyake as Akemi (ep 6) 
Kazuya Kobayashi as Kenji Taniguchi (ep 2) 
Kei Shindou as Tomomi Amamoto (ep 20) 
Koji Yusa as Kamiya Tsukasa 
Kunihiro Kawamoto as
Doctor (ep 1) 
Master (ep 2) 
Madoka Kimura as Miki Tachibana 
Masaya Onosaka as Yoshiki Futami 
Masumi Asano as Mihoko (ep 19) 
Miho Miyagawa as Rie (ep 19) 
Misa Kobayashi as
Hitomi (ep 19) 
Mariko Tomoeda (ep 6) 
Natsuki Mori as Hitomi Tanaka (ep 2) 
Sayaka Kinoshita as Hiroko Satou (ep 12) 
Shigeru Shibuya as Osamu Sakaguchi 
Shinji Takeda as Opening Narration 
Takashi Matsuyama as Matsuo Hanaoka (ep 5) 
Tetsuharu Ohta as Yoshio Yasukawa (ep 2) 
Tomoko Miyadera as Akiko Okuhara 
Tsuguo Mogami as Mitsuo Yokota (ep 2) 
Wataru Hatano as Yukio Izumi (eps 6-7) 
Yasunori Masutani as Yukihiko Kirihara 
Youji Ueda as Misaki 
Yui Kano as Sanae Hanaoka (ep 5) 
Yuka Inokuchi as Ayane (ep 5) 
Yuki Masuda as
Naoya Kirihara (young; ep 1) 
Yuki Tashiro as Noriko (ep 19) 
Yuko Kaida as Mayumi (ep 13) 
Yuko Nagashima as Reiko Hirose (ep 2) 
Yuuko Nitou as Naomi Kirihara 
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Bee Media 
Animation Production Cooperation:
Triple A (eps 9, 11, 16) 
Background Art:
Bihou, Inc. 
Studio Loft 
Animax (2006-08-17) 
BS Japan (2006-07-29) 
GyaO! (2006-07-30) 
Editing: Actas 
In-Between Animation:
Asahi Production 
Hayashi KK 
Triple A 
Photography: Rare Trick 
Production Collaboration: Holy Pro 
Sound Production: Jinnan Studio 
Sound Studio: Omnibus Japan 
Special Thanks: Kodansha 
English staff
English companies
Licensed by: Media Blasters 
English cast
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: Mighty Media Co., Ltd. 
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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