Strain: Strategic Armored Infantry (TV)

Have you seen this? want to / seen some / seen all
Alternative title:
Sōkō no Strain (Japanese)
奏光のストレイン (Japanese)
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Sara Werec comes from a respected military family and when her brother Ralph leaves for the frontlines of an interstellar war she makes a promise to follow in his footsteps and join him one day. However the next time she sees her brother he has become a traitor and is leading an enemy attack on her training base. Defeated and disgraced, Sara loses her status in an elite military unit and now must start over as a common pilot and work her way back up so she can once again confront her brother.
User Ratings: 574 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 47 votes (sub:44, dub:3)
 Excellent: 100 votes (sub:81, dub:16, raw:1, others:2
2 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 167 votes (sub:122, dub:40, ?:1, others:4
1 Italian subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 Good: 121 votes (sub:87, dub:27, raw:2, ?:2, others:3
2 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Decent: 80 votes (sub:55, dub:22, raw:1, others:2
1 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 So-so: 26 votes (sub:22, dub:3, ?:1)
 Not really good: 14 votes (sub:11, dub:2, ?:1)
 Weak: 7 votes (sub:4, dub:3)
 Bad: 7 votes (dub:4, sub:2, ?:1)
 Awful: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Worst ever: 2 votes (dub:1, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 951 users, rank: #1103 (of 6082)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.416 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.7177, rank: #1397 (of 6075)
Weighted mean: 7.231 (Good+), rank: #1634 (of 6075) (seen all: 7.34 / seen some: 7.16 / won't finish: 4.05)
Bayesian estimate: 7.238 (Good+), rank: #1430 (of 4578)
Running time: 25 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 13
Episode titles: We have 13
Vintage: 2006-11-01 to 2007-02-14
Release dates: We have 2
Opening Theme:
"Message" by Yoko
Ending Theme:
#1: "Umi no Opal" by Sema
#2: "Aurora ~Hitsuji no Shokou~" by Yoko (ep 9)
A science fictional adaptation loosely based on the novel A Little Princess by Francis Hodgson Burnett
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

DVD (Region 1)
    Str.A.In.: Strategic Armored Infantry (DVD) 2009-01-27 (from $17.42)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Tetsuya Watanabe
Series Composition: Masanao Akahoshi
Storyboard: Ei Aoki (ep 13)
Episode Director:
Ei Aoki (ep 13)
Tetsuya Watanabe (ep 11)
Music: Ryo Sakai
Original story: Frances Hogson Burnett ("A Little Princess")
Character Design: Mariko Fujita
Art Director: Kei Ichikura
Chief Animation Director: Taka Sato
Sound Director: Toshiki Kameyama
Director of Photography: Jun Fukushi
Hiroyuki Kitaura (WOWOW)
Mariko Kusuhara (Happinet Pictures)
Masashi Tsukino (Studio Fantasia)
Satoshi Matsui (Happinet Pictures)

Color design: Eiko Inoue
Editing: Kengo Shigemura (Studio Gong)
Music producer: Tomoko Shibuya
Publicity: Yutaka Endou (WOWOW)
Theme Song Arrangement: Yoko Ueno (OP/ED)
Theme Song Composition: Yoko Ueno (OP/ED)
Theme Song Lyrics: Midori Ueda (OP/ED)
Ai Nonaka as Emily
Ayako Kawasumi as Sara Werec
Takashi Kondo as Ralph Werec

Ai Nonaka as Lavinia Liberus
Asuka Tanii as Carmicheal
Atsuko Tanaka as Medlock
Junko Minagawa as Melchisidec
Kayo Sakata as
Ermengarde Yohannis
Kishô Taniyama as Decon Sidnok
Miyu Matsuki as Jesse Iges
Nao Hanai as Martha Shubipauel
Souichiro Hoshi as Caris / Carisford Radflicks
Yukana as Lotti Gellar

Asuka Tanii as Mariette
Atsushi Imaruoka as Hopps(ep 1)
Hajime Iijima as Jake(eps 2-4)
Hiroki Yasumoto as Brad Radflicks(eps 7-8)
Jouji Nakata as Dufarge
Katsumi Chou as Barrow
Kenji Nomura as Ben Prophetta Hughes
Kimiko Saito as Jeanette(ep 8)
Mugihito as Claiven
Munehiro Tokita as Gall's staff(ep 9)
Rie Tanaka as
Sachiko Okada as Reception desk(ep 8)
Takaya Hashi as Dorinkoto(ep 1)
Takehiro Murozono as Lotti's older brother(ep 9)
Tetsu Shiratori as Cedi
Youji Ueda as Havisham(ep 1)
Yuuki Masuda as Colin
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Studio Fantasia
AT-X (2007-12-02)
Music Production: Happinet Pictures
Photography: T2 Studio
Production Assistance: Asahi Production
English cast
English staff
ADR Director:
Leah Clark (eps 6-13)
Zach Bolton
Andrew Rye (eps 1-3, 7)
Joel McDonald (eps 5-6, 12-13)
Luci Christian (eps 4, 8-11)
Executive producer: Gen Fukunaga
ADR Engineer:
Matthew Stephenson (eps 6-13)
Peter Hawkinson
Assistant ADR Director: Leah Clark (eps 1-5)
Alison Viktorin (ep 6)
Cherami Leigh (ep 6)
Leah Clark (ep 6)
DVD Compression:
Duncan Yan
Jacob Martin
DVD Editing: Jeremy Jimenez
DVD Menu Audio: Tyler Piersall
DVD Menu Design: Cate Ferman
DVD Producer: Clarine Harp
Head Writer: Andrew Rye
Line Producer: Zach Bolton
Logo Animation: Candelaria Vidana
Mix Engineer: Adrian Cook
Talent Coordination: Tara Williams
Video Post-Production Coordinator: Margaret Yabs
Video Post-Production Director: Brandon Tyler
Caitlin Glass as Sara Werec
Luci Christian as Emily(Doll)
Reilly Harrison as Emily(Human)
Robert McCollum as Ralph Werec

Alison Viktorin as Carmichael
Brian Mathis as Ben
Brina Palencia as Martha Shoebbeypower
Carrie Savage as Jessie Iges
Cherami Leigh as Lottie Gellar 
Cole Brown as Craven
Eric Vale as Dickon Sidnok
Greg Ayres as Melchi
Jennifer Seman as Vivian Medlock
Kim Matula as Ermengarde "Ermy" Johannits
Leah Clark as Lavinia Reberth
Monica Rial as Becky
R Bruce Elliott as Barrow
Todd Haberkorn as Carrisford "Carris" Radofrics

Amanda Doskocil as
Computer(eps 11-12)
Misery(ep 12)
Charles Campbell as Dorincourt(ep 1)
Chris Burnett as Colin(ep 1)
Christopher R. Sabat as Bridge Captain(ep 3)
Chuck Huber as Brad Radofrics(eps 7-8)
Colleen Clinkenbeard as Mariette
Greg Dulcie as Havisham(ep 1)
J. Michael Tatum as Cedie(ep 1)
Jason Liebrecht as Lottie's Brother(ep 9)
John Swasey as Hobbs(ep 1)
Julie Mayfield as Janet(ep 8)
Kate Oxley as Mary(ep 1)
Kent Williams as Dufarge
Kyle Hebert as Mechanic(ep 3)
Mark Stoddard as Jake(eps 2-4)
Trina Nishimura as Isabella

English companies
Internet Streaming: FUNimation Entertainment
This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Anime anthology