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Armored Trooper Votoms: The Last Red Shoulder (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Soukou Kihei VOTOMS: The Last Red Shoulder (Japanese)
装甲騎兵ボトムズ ザ・ラストレッドショルダー (Japanese)
Themes: mecha, military
Plot Summary: Chirico Cuvie is reunited with others from the Red Shoulder unit as they pursue their revenge against Yoran Pailsen. Unknown to them, Yoran and his group have created the Perfect Soldier, Ypsilon.
User Ratings: 61 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 5 votes (sub:5)
 Excellent: 11 votes (sub:10, raw:1)
 Very good: 19 votes (sub:18, dub:1)
 Good: 13 votes (sub:13)
 Decent: 8 votes (sub:8)
 So-so: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Not really good: 1 vote (sub:1)
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Seen in part or in whole by 115 users, rank: #4951 (of 9679)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.607 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.3941, rank: #1485 (of 9806)
Weighted mean: 7.591 (Very good−), rank: #1402 (of 9806) (seen all: 7.59)
Bayesian estimate: 7.571 (Very good−), rank: #1162 (of 7428)
Running time: 53 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
1986-08-02 (Japan - theatrical premiere)
Release dates: We have 2
Official website:
Votoms Web (Japanese)
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Armored Trooper Votoms - OVA Collection 1 (Sub.Blu-ray) 2019-05-14 (from $15.96)
    Armored Trooper Votoms - Complete Collection (Sub.Blu-ray) 2020-08-11 (from $105.00)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Ryousuke Takahashi
Screenplay: Sōji Yoshikawa
Episode Director: Mitsuko Kase
Music: Hiroki Inui
Character Design: Norio Shioyama
Art Director: Mitsuharu Miyamae
Animation Director:
Norio Shioyama
Tōru Yoshida (mecha)
Mechanical design: Kunio Okawara
Sound Director: Yasuo Uragami
Producer: Toru Hasegawa

Assistant Director: Takashi Imanishi
Color setting: Kinuyo Nozaki
In-Between Check: Kyōko Fukui
Production Assistant: Yuri Tazaki
Production Desk: Yukifumi Yamamoto
Recording Adjustment: Tsuguo Nakatogawa
Setting Production: Koichi Inoue
Sound Effects: Akihiko Matsuda
Special Effects:
Minoru Mukai
Yutaka Hoshiba
Hozumi Gōda as Chirico Cuvie

Akio Nojima as Aaron Schmittel
Chikao Ohtsuka as Yoran Pailsen
Issei Futamata as Gurran Schmittel
Kaneto Shiozawa as Byman Hagard
Kazuko Yanaga as Fyana
Kenichi Ogata as Serge Borough
Kiyoshi Kobayashi as Gregore Garosh
Kyonosuke Kami as Ypsilon
Ryūsei Nakao as Murza Melym
Saburō Kamei as Albert Killy

Eiji Maruyama as Squad Captain
Kousei Tomita as Bouleuse Gotho
Shigeru Chiba as Vanilla Vartla
Yōko Kawanami as Coconna
Japanese companies
Broadcaster: Bandai Channel
Distributor: Bandai Visual
Editing: Tsurubuchi Movie
Film Developing: Tokyo Laboratory
Photography: Studio Wood
Production: Sunrise
Recording: APU Studio
Title Animation: Magic Bus
Titles: Maki Production
English staff
English cast
Translation: Neil Nadelman
Executive producer:
Matt Greenfield
Toru Iwakami

Art Manager: Larry Koteff
Blu-Ray Authoring:
Joel McCray (OVA Collection 1 & Complete Collection)
Ryan Anthony (Complete Collection)
Blu-Ray Menu Design: Larry Koteff
Packaging Design: Larry Koteff
Production Coordination: Janice Williams
Production manager: Son Phan Le
QC Manager: Crystal Ruiz
Subtitling: Neal Barnes
Supervising Translator: Ian Fagen
Technical Assistant: Michael Olesch
English companies
Internet Streaming: HIDIVE
Licensed by: Maiden Japan
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
Internet Streaming: HIDIVE (Brazil and Portugal)
Licensed by: Maiden Japan (Brazil and Portugal)
Portuguese cast

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