Saber Marionette J (TV)

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Alternative title:
Chica Marioneta J (Spanish)
Garotas Marionetes (Portuguese)
セイバーマリオネットJ (Japanese)
Themes: harem, robot girl
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary: In a world of only males, they have created female looking marionettes (androids). A handful of them have been given special 'hearts' called maiden circuits that give them emotion and human personality. Three of these are found by Otaru, and they soon are caught up in a war against Lord Faust and his 3 'human' marionettes.
User Ratings: 735 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 52 votes (sub:33, dub:9, ?:2, others:8
5 Spanish dubbed
2 Spanish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
)
 Excellent: 115 votes (sub:70, dub:31, ?:4, edit.dub:1, raw:1, others:8
5 Spanish dubbed
2 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Very good: 195 votes (sub:120, dub:51, raw:2, ?:2, edit.dub:1, others:19
10 Spanish dubbed
3 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Portuguese dubbed
1 Dutch subtitled
1 French subtitled
)
 Good: 184 votes (sub:111, dub:49, ?:2, edit.dub:1, raw:1, others:20
10 Spanish dubbed
5 Portuguese dubbed
2 Tagalog dubbed
2 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Decent: 97 votes (sub:52, dub:28, ?:1, raw:1, others:15
12 Spanish dubbed
2 Tagalog dubbed
1 Portuguese dubbed
)
 So-so: 44 votes (sub:27, dub:10, ?:1, raw:1, others:5
3 Spanish dubbed
2 Portuguese dubbed
)
 Not really good: 14 votes (sub:9, dub:2, others:3
2 Spanish dubbed
1 Portuguese dubbed
)
 Weak: 17 votes (sub:7, dub:5, others:5
4 Spanish dubbed
1 Portuguese dubbed
)
 Bad: 11 votes (sub:5, dub:5, ?:1)
 Awful: 3 votes (sub:1, dub:1, others:1
1 Spanish dubbed
)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (dub:2, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 1735 users, rank: #617 (of 6072)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.261 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.7589, rank: #1686 (of 6066)
Weighted mean: 7.213 (Good+), rank: #1668 (of 6066) (seen all: 7.47 / seen some: 6.48 / won't finish: 4.35)
Bayesian estimate: 7.219 (Good+), rank: #1486 (of 4561)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 25
Episode titles: We have 25
Vintage:
1996-10-01 to 1997-03-25
1998-10-01 to 1998-11-05 (Latin America Locomotion Broadcast)
2001-03 to 2005-07-30 (Latin America - Locomotion)
2005-08-01 (Animax Latin America Broadcast)
Opening Theme:
"Successful Mission" by Megumi Hayashibara
Ending Theme:
#1: "I'll Be There" by Megumi Hayashibara (eps 1-24,26) 
#2: "Izayoi" by Megumi Hayashibara (ep 25) 
#2: "Successful Mission" by Megumi Hayashibara (ep 25)
Official website:
Links: We have 2
Trivia: We have 1
Review:
Saber Marionette J VHS 1 (Jan 1, 1970)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Saber Marionette J - Ultimate Collection (DVD) 2003-08-19
    Saber Marionette J - Complete Collection (Anime Legends) (DVD) 2006-03-14 (from $99.99)
    Saber Marionette J (DVD 2) 2001-03-06 (from $10.00)
    Saber Marionette J (DVD 3) 2001-06-19 (from $10.99)
    Saber Marionette J - DVD Collection 1 (DVD 1) 2004-04-13
    Saber Marionette J - DVD Collection 2 (DVD 2) 2004-04-13 (from $29.98)
    Saber Marionette J - DVD Collection 3 (DVD 3) 2004-04-13
    Saber Marionette J - DVD Collection 1 (DVD 1-2) 2001-01-23 (from $15.89)
VHS
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 1) 1999-04-13 (from $8.73)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 2) 1999-04-13 (from $1.95)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 3) 1999-03-09 (from $24.94)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 4) 1999-04-13 (from $5.88)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 5) 1999-04-13 (from $3.48)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 6) 1999-04-13 (from $15.04)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 7) 1999-04-13 (from $7.66)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 8) 1999-04-13 (from $3.95)
    Saber Marionette J (Sub.VHS 1-8) 1999-04-13

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Masami Shimoda
Series Composition: Mayori Sekijima
Script:
Katsumi Hasegawa (eps 10, 12, 18)
Kenichi Kanemaki (9 episodes
eps 2, 7, 11, 14, 17, 20-22, 24
)

Masaharu Amiya (4 episodes
eps 3, 9, 19, 23
)

Mayori Sekijima (4 episodes
eps 1, 6, 15, 25
)

Sumio Uetake (4 episodes
eps 4, 8, 13, 16
)

Tomofumi Nobe (ep 5)
Storyboard:
Akitaro Daichi (ep 3)
Hiroshi Matsuzono (ep 15)
Katsumi Terahigashi (6 episodes
eps 8, 12, 14, 16, 20, 22
)

Kazuyuki Honda (ep 7)
Kiichi Hadame (ep 24)
Kiyoko Sayama (eps 13, 21)
Kou Matsuzono (ep 6)
Mamoru Kanbe (ep 17)
Masami Shimoda (eps 1, 25)
Naori Hiraki (ep 18)
Osamu Sekita (ep 6)
Ryo Yasumura (eps 4, 11)
Ryuichi Kimura (ep 7)
Takaaki Ishiyama (ep 5)
Takashi Ikehata (ep 23)
Tetsuji Takayanagi (ep 10)
Tetsuya Watanabe (ep 2)
Yukio Nishimoto (eps 9, 19)
Episode Director:
Jun Takada (ep 20)
Kazuyuki Honda (ep 7)
Keiichi Sugiyama (ep 3)
Kiyoko Sayama (eps 13, 21)
Kou Matsuzono (ep 6)
Masami Shimoda (eps 1, 8, 25)
Osamu Sekita (ep 6)
Rei Mano (eps 12, 15, 22)
Ryo Yasumura (eps 4, 11)
Ryuichi Kimura (ep 7)
Shinya Hanai (ep 14)
Takashi Ikehata (eps 10, 18, 23)
Tetsuya Watanabe (ep 2)
Yoshinori Odaka (ep 17)
Yukio Nishimoto (5 episodes
eps 5, 9, 16, 19, 24
)

Music: Parome
Original Character Design: Tsukasa Kotobuki
Character Design: Shuichi Shimamura
Art Director: Kazuo Nagai
Animation Director:
Akio Kawamura (ep 6)
Akio Watanabe (eps 10, 18)
Futoshi Higashide (ep 8)
Kazuo Yamada (ep 21)
Kenichi Imaizumi (ep 14)
Makoto Koga (eps 19, 23)
Michinori Chiba (5 episodes
eps 1, 5, 12, 15, 24
)

Satoshi Ishino (ep 9)
Shuichi Shimamura (eps 16, 25)
Susumu Yamaguchi (ep 7)
Takeyuki Yanase (4 episodes
eps 4, 11, 17, 22
)

Tatsuya Oka (ep 20)
Tomoaki Kado (eps 2, 5)
Tomoji Hatake (4 episodes
eps 10-11, 18, 23
)

Tsutomu Suzuki (ep 3)
Yoshiaki Tsubata (ep 7)
Sound Director: Hideyuki Tanaka
Director of Photography:
Hidetoshi Watanabe
Hikaru Yoshida

Color setting: Shinobu Nakamura
Key Animation:
Ken Ootsuka (eps 1, 5, 9, 12)
Masami Goto (ep 3)
Negative Editing: Masahiro Goto
Recording: Yoshio Obara
Recording Assistant: Masatsugu Kokubun (ep 24)
Sound Effects: Yasuyuki Konno
Story Editor: Mayori Sekijima
Theme Song Performance: Megumi Hayashibara
Akiko Hiramatsu as Bloodberry
Yuka Imai as Otaru Mamiya
Yuri Shiratori as Cherry

Kikuko Inoue as Panther
Takehito Koyasu as Mitsurugi Hanagata
Urara Takano as Tiger
Yuko Mizutani as Luchs

Ai Orikasa as Baikou
Hiroyuki Oshida as
Dr. Akaishia
Joi
Hiroyuki Yoshino as
Iwadera
Virey
Katsuya Shiga as
Alec
Kawaraban-ya
Pinsuke
Kenichi Ogata as Ieyasu
Kenyuu Horiuchi as Lord Goettel
Kyoko Hikami as Gemini
Maria Kawamura as Tamasaburou
Megumi Tano as Leopard
Nobuo Tobita as Master Soemon Obiichi
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo as Faust the 9th
Shigeru Chiba as
Hikosagoemon
Leader of Japoness Hell Gang
Narrator
Shiho Kikuchi as Shigesuke
Urara Takano as Yumeji Hanagata
Yuri Amano as
Lorelei
Michael(eps 10-11)
Yuuichi Nagashima as Gennai

Japanese companies
Animation Co-production: Dr. Movie
Animation Production:
Hal Film Maker
Studio Junio
Broadcaster: TV Tokyo
Music Production: Starchild Records
Photography: T Nishimura
Recording Studio: Tavac Studio
Titles: Maki Production
English staff
English cast
Executive producer: Ken Iyadomi
Adaptation: Robert Chomiak
Production Coordination:
Diana Gage
Ian Farthing
Patricia Murray
Re-Recording Mixing:
Jan Deny
Keith A. Goddard
Subtitle Coordinator: Kei Onishi
Subtitle Producer:
Haruyo Kanesaku
Yutaka Maseba
Subtitle Translation: Anna Exter
Voice Direction:
Bev Siver
Teri Snelgrove
Brad Swaile as Otaru Mamiya
Erin Fitzgerald as Cherry(eps 3-13)
Nicole Oliver as Cherry(eps 14-25)
Saffron Henderson as Bloodberry

Colleen Wheeler as Luchs
Erin Fitzgerald as Luchs(eps 3-13)
Nicole Oliver as Luchs
Paul Dobson as Lord Faust
Samantha Ferris as Panther
Samuel Vincent as Mitsurugi Hanagata
Venus Terzo as Tiger

Alec Willows as Doctor Hess
Don Brown as Shogun Ieyasu Tokugawa
Ellen Kennedy as
Lorelei
Tamasaburo
French Tickner as Gennai Shiraga
Nicole Oliver as Baiko
Paul Dobson as
Doctor Hess
Hikozaemon
Richard Newman as
General Goddel
Hikozaemon
Master Soemon Obiichi
Scott McNeil as Rinzo
Terry Klassen as Pinsuke

English companies
Adaptation: The Ocean Group
Licensed by: Bandai Entertainment
Recording Studio: Ocean Studios
Korean staff
Korean companies
(none)
Broadcaster: Animax Korea
Korean cast
(none)
French staff
French companies
(none)
Distributor: Beez Entertainment
French cast
(none)
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Dubbing Director: Love Santini
Irwin Daayan as Otaru Mamiya
Love Santini as Zarzamora (Bloodberry)
Rossy Aguirre as Cereza (Cherry)

Alejandro Villeli as Fausto
Belinda Martinez as Panta (Panther)
Gabriela Michel as Tigresa (Tiger)
Isabel Martiñon as Lorelei
Rebeca Patiño as Lince (Luchs)

Alejandra de la Rosa as Tamasaburo
Alejandro Illescas as Ieyasu I
Benjamin Rivera as Fausto I
Cesar Arias as Hikosagoemon
Cynthia Chong as Yumeji Hanagata
Eduardo Garza as Fausto (Young)(1 ep)
Enrique Mederos as Ninja Leader(ep 5)
Ismael Castro as Dr. Hess(2nd voice)
Jesse Conde as Maestro Obiichi/Rubens
Marcos Patiño as Thief Leader
Miguel Angel Ghigliazza as Ieyasu Tokugawa
Paco Mauri as
Scientist
Wong(1 ep)
Ricardo Tejedo as mitsurugi hanagata(all)
Sarah Souza as Baikou
Sergio Gutierrez Coto as Narrator
Victor Mares as Dr. Hess(1st voice)
Spanish companies
German staff
German cast
(none)
German companies
Distrubtor: Anime-House
Tagalog staff
Tagalog cast
Dubbing Director: Danny Mandia
Translation:
Aya Bejer
Danny Mandia
Tagalog companies
Broadcaster: ABS-CBN
Dubbing: ABS-CBN
Portuguese staff
Portuguese cast
Dubbing Director: Márcio Araújo (Brazil)
Denise Reis as Bloodberry
Fátima Noya as Cherry
Márcia Regina as Lime
Márcio Araújo as Otaru
Mauro Eduardo as Mitsurugi Hanagata

Adriana Pissardini as Sibel (Tiger)
Isabel Cristina de Sá as Lux (Luchs)
Rosana Beltrame as Pantha (Panther)

Alexandre Marconato as Obiichi
Cassius Romero as
Dr. Hess
Hanagata's assistant
Fábio Tomasini as Hikosagoemon
Gileno Santoro as Gen (Gennai)
Letícia Quinto as Lorelime (Lorelei)
Rafael Meira as Ieyasu (Young)
Rita Almeida as Yumeji Mitsurugi
Vanessa Alves as Atamasado
Wellington Lima as Fausto

Portuguese companies
Dubbing: Master Sound
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