Steam Detectives (TV)

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© STUDIO TRON / SHUEISHA•Narutaki Detective Office•TV Tokyo


Alternative title:
Kaiketsu Jouki Tanteidan (Japanese)
快傑蒸気探偵団 (Japanese)
Genres: mystery
Themes: mecha, police
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: The scene is Steam City, a London-ish city which represents an entire civilization run by coal and steam power. Because of steam, the city is sometimes covered in a mist. Villains take advantage of the steamy mist to hide and execute their evil plans. Only a few dare venture into what's beyond the steamy mist. They are known as the Steam Detectives: Narutaki (and his convertible all-purpose pistol), his nurse-assistant Lingling, and his Megamaton robot Gohliki.
User Ratings: 89 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Excellent: 3 votes (sub:2, raw:1)
 Very good: 11 votes (dub:6, sub:5)
 Good: 29 votes (sub:15, dub:13, raw:1)
 Decent: 16 votes (sub:10, dub:6)
 So-so: 14 votes (sub:7, dub:6, raw:1)
 Not really good: 5 votes (sub:4, dub:1)
 Weak: 5 votes (sub:4, dub:1)
 Bad: 4 votes (sub:2, raw:1, dub:1)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 252 users, rank: #2450 (of 6096)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.146 (Decent), std. dev.: 1.7517, rank: #4219 (of 6089)
Weighted mean: 6.117 (Decent), rank: #4248 (of 6089) (seen all: 6.66 / seen some: 5.85 / won't finish: 3.47)
Bayesian estimate: 6.298 (Decent+), rank: #3582 (of 4589)
Number of episodes: 26
Episode titles: We have 26
Vintage: 1998-10-07 to 1999-03-31
Opening Theme:
"Kimi, Hohoenda Yoru" by elika
Ending Theme:
#1: "Okubyou Emotion" by Elika
#2: "Oasis" by Elika
Review:
Steam Detectives DVD 1 (Dec 31, 2003)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Steam Detectives (DVD 1) 2003-10-21 (from $23.98)
    Steam Detectives - Case 2 (DVD 2) 2003-12-02 (from $5.00)
    Steam Detectives - Case 3 (DVD 3) 2004-01-13 (from $23.98)
    Steam Detectives (DVD 4) 2004-02-24 (from $5.00)
    Steam Detectives - Case 5 (DVD 5) 2004-04-06 (from $23.98)
    Steam Detectives - Case 6 (DVD 6) 2004-05-18 (from $3.99)
    Steam Detectives - Complete Collection (DVD 1-6) 2009-03-03
    Steam Detectives (Thinpak) (DVD) 2006-01-10

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Series Director: Nobuyoshi Habara
Director: Kiyoshi Murayama
Original creator: Kia Asamiya
Character Design: Akio Takami
Art Director: Hachidai Takayama
Animation Director:
Akio Takami
Haruo Ogawara (eps 12, 21)
Hidetsugu Hirayama (eps 16, 23)
Mechanical design: Takashi Hashimoto
Sound Director: Hideyuki Tanaka
Animation: Hiroshi Osaka (OP)
Chief Screenwriter: Naruhisa Arakawa
Color design: Mitsuko Sekimoto
Editing: Naoyuki Masaki
In-Between Animation:
Chikashi Kubota (eps 1, 20)
Fumiko Kimura (Studio March; ep 12)
Toshiyuki Arai (Studio March; ep 12)
In-Between Check: Chikashi Kubota (ep 25)
Key Animation:
Akihiko Mamashita (ep 17)
Akiko Kawashima (ep 16)
Atsushi Ootsuki (ep 11)
Atsushi Takahashi (ep 26)
Atsushi Yamagata (ep 17)
Daisuke Kusakari (eps 22, 26)
Daisuke Takemoto (eps 14, 22, 24)
Emiko Fujii (ep 25)
Etsushi Mori (ep 13)
Hideaki Sakaguchi (eps 1, 26)
Hideyuki Morioka
Hiroki Kusuda (ep 16)
Hiroko Kazui (ep 17)
Hiromi Maezawa (ep 17)
Hiromi Oikawa (ep 17)
Hiroshi Itō (ep 26)
Jun Arai (eps 2, 7)
Junko Matsushita (ep 17)
Kaori Fujita (ep 22)
Kaori Takahashi (ep 11)
Katsuhisa Yamamoto (ep 13)
Kazuhiro Ono (Studio Dub; ep 13)
Keiichi Ishikura (ep 12)
Keiji Gotoh (ep 5)
Kenichi Umemoto (ep 22)
Kenji Adachi (ep 25)
Kenji Kodama (eps 14, 22, 24)
Kenji Takeguchi (ep 12)
Kenji Yokoyama (ep 17)
Kentoku Tsukuma (eps 14, 24)
Kumiko Kasuga (ep 16)
Makoto Ueda (eps 25-26)
Masafumi Sato (ep 12)
Masakazu Ishikawa (ep 26)
Miho Okiayu (ep 14)
Motoki Yagi (ep 17)
Nanae Morita (eps 1, 15)
Nobuyoshi Habara (ep 26)
Noriko Takahashi (ep 22)
Sachiko Iwamura (eps 14, 22, 24)
Satoru Minowa (ep 11)
Satsuki Wada (eps 11, 25)
Shigemi Aoyagi (ep 16)
Shingo Adachi (eps 1, 26)
Shinichi Yamaoka (eps 1, 26)
Shinji Abe (eps 11, 22, 26)
Shinobu Tagashira
Shiro Shibata (ep 12)
Tadashi Fukuda (ep 16)
Tadashi Sakazaki (eps 1, 26)
Takaaki Wada (ep 11)
Takashi Hashimoto (ep 26)
Takashi Iwao (ep 12)
Takeshi Ooga (ep 11)
Tatsuya Oka (eps 1, 26)
Tatsuya Urano (eps 14, 22, 24)
Tetsuya Ishikawa (Studio Dub; ep 13)
Tetsuya Sato (ep 15)
Toshio Mori (ep 13)
Toshiyuki Kono (eps 14, 24)
Toyoake Fukushima (eps 22, 26)
Tsuyoshi Nakano (ep 1)
Yasuhiro Hayashi (ep 26)
Yasuko Miyazaki (ep 17)
Yoko Ito (eps 1, 11, 26)
Yoshiaki Wada (Studio Dub; ep 13)
Yoshimi Imagawa (ep 16)
Yoshinori Tokiya (ep 15)
Yoshiyuki Kodaira (ep 26)
Yousuke Kabashima (eps 3, 15, 25)
Yuichi Nakazawa (ep 24)
Yuichiro Miyake (ep 25)
Literature Manager: Toshifumi Kubota
Production manager: Takatoshi Chino
Program Marketing: Mami Saeki
Prop Design: Makoto Uno
Setting Manager: Kouichi Sugitani
Theme Song Arrangement:
Riki Arai (OP/ED1)
Toshitaro (ED2)
Theme Song Composition:
Riki Arai (OP/ED1)
Zaki (ED2)
Theme Song Lyrics:
elika (ED2)
Keiko Kimoto (ED1)
Miho Matsuba (OP)
Hiroko Taguchi as Ling Ling
Souichiro Hoshi as Narutaki

Akio Ohtsuka as Night Phantom
Akio Suyama as Doria
Chisa Yokoyama as Red Scorpion
Hitoshi Kubota as Narrator
Kotono Mitsuishi as Aishii(ep 25)
Michiko Neya as Anna(ep 20)
Miki Nagasawa as Lang Lang
Nobuo Tobita as Onigawara
Norio Wakamoto as Machine Baron
Satomi Koorogi as Marian(eps 16, 18)
Takeshi Kusao as Le Bled
Takuma Suzuki as Goriki
Yui Horie as Gina
Yumi Kakazu as
female news reporter(ep 25)
Misa(ep 7)
Yuuichi Nagashima as Kawakubo
Japanese companies
Animation Cooperation:
Studio Giants (eps 2, 7, 18)
Studio Line (ep 10)
Studio Z5 (ep 18)
Sunshine Corporation (ep 18)
Animation Production: Xebec
Backgrounds: Production AI
Broadcaster:
AXN Asia (subtitled)
TV Tokyo
Key Animation:
Anime R (4 episodes
eps 14, 18, 22, 24
)

Nakamura Production (ep 17)
Production I.G (eps 18, 23)
Studio Dub (ep 13)
Studio Wanpack (eps 16, 23)
Studio Z5 (eps 3, 15, 25)
Lith Work: Maki Production
Photography: Trans Arts Co.
Production Assistance:
Studio DEEN (ep 17)
Sunrise
English cast
English staff
ADR Director: Charles Campbell
ADR Script: Dan Dietz
Executive producer:
John Ledford
Mark Williams

Creative Director:
Chris Hawley
David Del Rio
DVD Coordination: Mariela Ortiz
International Coordination: Toru Iwakami
Project Translator: Lucan Duran
Josh Meyer as Narutaki

Atreidies MacNee as Goriki
Brian Jepson as Knight Phantom
Charles Campbell as Yagami
David Jones as Dr. Kitmer
David R. Jarrott as Machine Baron
Doug Smith as
Doria
Pasta
Edwin Neal as Dr. Guilty
Gray G. Haddock as Le Bled
Jessica Schwartz as
Gina
Shao
Judson L. Jones as Dr. Meyard
Larissa Wolcott as Lang-Lang
Laurie Gallardo as Crimson Scorpion
Martin Blacker as Onigawara
Meg Bauman as Ling Ling
Robert Rudie as Kawakubo

English companies
Broadcaster: The Anime Network
DVD Authoring & Encoding: M.O.F.C.
Internet Streaming: The Anime Network
Licensed by: ADV Films
Post Production: Monkey Boy Studios
Recording Facility: Monster Island
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