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Alternative title:
Ancient Book of Ys II
Y's II: Castle in the Heavens
Ys II: Tenkū no Shinden - Adol Christen no Bōken (Japanese)
イース 天空の神殿 アドル・クリスティンの冒険 (Japanese)
伊蘇國物語 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Genres: adventure, drama, fantasy
Themes: demons, historical
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Now that Adol Christen has saved the land of Esteria from the evil priest Dark Fact, Adol and the two priestesses travel to the floating land of Ys, where evil has an even greater influence on the people and no one has hope. The future of Ys falls to Adol, heir to the powers of the priests and the only one who can show the people of Ys the truth about their world. But, as Adol's power grows, he may be the one who will save Ys -- or destroy it.
User Ratings: 102 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Excellent: 8 votes (sub:6, dub:2)
 Very good: 19 votes (sub:9, dub:7, raw:2, edit.dub:1)
 Good: 30 votes (sub:19, dub:8, raw:1, others:2
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 Decent: 19 votes (sub:12, dub:7)
 So-so: 7 votes (sub:6, dub:1)
 Not really good: 8 votes (sub:6, raw:1, dub:1)
 Weak: 5 votes (sub:3, dub:2)
 Bad: -
 Awful: 2 votes (sub:1, dub:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 256 users, rank: #3275 (of 9410)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.588 (Good−), std. dev.: 1.8276, rank: #5321 (of 9518)
Weighted mean: 6.573 (Good−), rank: #5261 (of 9518) (seen all: 6.59 / seen some: 5.74)
Bayesian estimate: 6.683 (Good−), rank: #4520 (of 7151)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 4
Episode titles: We have 4
Vintage: 1992-12-16 to 1993-07-21
Trivia: We have 1
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DVD (Region 1)
    Ys - Legacy Series Collection (DVD 1-3) 2004-05-11 (from $389.99)
    Ys II - Castle in the Heavens (DVD) 2003-06-24

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Takashi Watanabe
Screenplay: Katsuhiko Chiba
Character Design: Hiroyuki Nishimura
Art Director: Hitoshi Nagao
Sound Director: Jun Watanabe
Director of Photography: Motoaki Ikegami
Executive producer:
Haruki Kadokawa
Masayuki Katō
Effects: Daisuke Jinbo
Music Composition: J.D.K.
Recording: Keisuke Tsuruta
Takeshi Kusao as Adol Christen

Chieko Honda as Lea
Kotono Mitsuishi as Lilia
Minami Takayama as Feena

Akemi Sasahara as Young Girl
Akemi Shinohara as Girl's Mother
Chie Sasaki as Maria Messe
Hideyuki Tanaka as Keath
Hiroshi Naka as
Townsperson C
Ikuya Sawaki as Ban
Jūrōta Kosugi as Ghot
Katsuji Mori as Dark Fact
Katsumi Suzuki as
Mr. Hadat
Townsperson A
Keiichi Nanba as Astal
Khohei Miyauchi as Frea 
Kōhei Miyauchi as Frea
Kouji Tsujitani as Sada Hadat
Kōzō Shioya as Jira
Kumiko Watanabe as Tarf Hadal
Mari Yokoo as Banoa
Masashi Hirose as Beragunder
Mugihito as Old Man
Norio Wakamoto as Dham
Ryuuzou Ishino as
Townsperson B
Young Warrior
Shigezou Sasaoka as Dares
Tesshō Genda as
Yutaka Shimaka as Tialmass
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Tokyo Kids
Studio Tulip (ep 1)
Y.A.P. Ishigaki Production (eps 2-4)
Editing: Jay Film
Film Developing: Imagica
Finish Animation:
Anime World Osaka (ep 4)
Sendai Animation (ep 1)
Seoul Kids (eps 1-4)
In-Between Animation:
Anime Spot (ep 3)
Anime World Osaka (ep 4)
Kino Production (ep 4)
Magic Bus (ep 4)
Sendai Animation (eps 3-4)
Seoul Kids (eps 1-4)
Studio Takuranke (ep 1)
Studio Cosmos (eps 1-3)
T. Nishimura (eps 3-4)
Recording Studio: Gen
Titles: Maki Production
English cast
English staff
ADR Director: Tom Wyner
Script: Steve Kramer
Translation: Julia Rose
Executive producer: John Sirabella
Producer: Eric P. Sherman

Assistant producer: Mami Okada
Co-Producer: Kaeko Sakamoto
Dialogue Editing: Matthew J. Mondrick
Editing: Khalid Mills
Graphic Design: Merideth Mulroney
Post-Production Assistant: Deb Munini
Production Assistant: Anna Yamamoto
Production manager: Scott Marchfeld
Production Supervision: Sean Molyneaux
Re-Recording Mixing: Mark Rozett (C.A.S.)
Recording engineer: Matthew J. Mondrick
Sound Supervision: Patrick Rodman
Spotting: Stephanie Sheh
Translation Manager: Anna Yamamoto
Dave Lelyveld as Adol Christen

Julie Maddalena as Lilian
Kirsty Pape as Feena
Midge Mayes as Leah

Abe Lasser as
Barbara Goodson as Bana
David Orozco as
Tarf's dad
George C. Cole as Gorto
John Daniels as Kyes
Lex Lang as
Dark Fact
Michael Sorich as
Ron Allen as
Simon Isaacson as Elder
Steve Kramer as Feya
Terry Stone as Astar
Wendee Lee as

English companies
Licensed by: Media Blasters
Recording Studio: Bang Zoom! Entertainment

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