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Rio - Rainbow Gate! (TV)

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Alternative title:
リオ レインボーゲート! (Japanese)
Genres: comedy
Plot Summary: Rio Rollins—called the "Goddess of Victory"—is a dealer who works in the casino of Howard Resort, and strives to follow in the footsteps of her missing mother to become the MVCD (Most Valuable Casino Dealer). In order for her to do so, she has to collect all 13 special magical cards called "Gates", and along way the she faces different challenges and trials.
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User Ratings: 201 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Excellent: 7 votes (sub:6, others:1
1 Tagalog dubbed
 Very good: 17 votes (sub:15, raw:1, others:1
1 Italian subtitled
 Good: 28 votes (sub:27, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Decent: 43 votes (sub:40, dub:1, others:2
1 Chinese mandarin subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 So-so: 25 votes (sub:20, dub:3, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Not really good: 21 votes (sub:16, dub:3, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Weak: 24 votes (sub:23, others:1
1 Italian subtitled
 Bad: 16 votes (sub:16)
 Awful: 13 votes (sub:12, others:1
1 Russian dubbed
 Worst ever: 3 votes (sub:3)
Seen in part or in whole by 420 users, rank: #2410 (of 9605)
Median rating: So-so
Arithmetic mean: 5.070 (So-so), std. dev.: 2.2997, rank: #8850 (of 9732)
Weighted mean: 4.952 (So-so), rank: #9051 (of 9732) (seen all: 5.46 / seen some: 5.03 / won't finish: 2.84)
Bayesian estimate: 5.105 (So-so), rank: #7236 (of 7376)
Running time: 24 minutes
Episode titles: We have 13
2011-01-04 to 2011-03-29 (TOKYO MX)
Opening Theme:
"Sekai to Issho ni Mawarou yo!" (世界と一緒にまわろうよ!) by Love Roulettes
Ending Theme:
"Miracle Chance" (みらくる☆ちゃんす) by ULTRA-PRISM
Official website:
Links: We have 1
Trivia: We have 3
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Atomic Anime Blast - Juden Chan / Rio - Rainbow Gate! (Blu-ray 1) 2021-06-08 (from $94.95)
    Rio - Rainbow Gate! Complete Collection [Reshuffled] (Blu-ray) 2017-05-02 (from $72.84)
DVD (Region 1)
    Rio - Rainbow Gate! Complete Collection [Reshuffled] (DVD) 2017-05-02 (from $47.00)
    Rio - Rainbow Gate! Complete Collection (Sub.DVD) 2014-03-25 (from $14.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Takao Kato
Series Composition: Mayori Sekijima
Kenichi Araki (eps 3, 6, 9, 12)
Masashi Kubota (eps 2, 5, 8, 11)
Mayori Sekijima (5 episodes
eps 1, 4, 7, 10, 13

Hidetoshi Yoshida (eps 6, 12)
Hirokazu Hisayuki (ep 7)
Itsuki Imazaki (ep 2)
Kaori Higuchi (ep 11)
Kazuyoshi Yaginuma (ep 3)
Masashi Abe (eps 10, 13)
Nanako Sasaki (eps 4, 9)
Takao Kato (eps 1, 5, 13)
Yūichi Nihei (ep 8)
Episode Director:
Daisuke Tsukushi (eps 7, 11)
Hideaki Oba (ep 6)
Kazuyoshi Yaginuma (ep 3)
Masashi Abe (ep 10)
Masayuki Iimura (ep 8)
Nanako Sasaki (eps 4, 9)
Seung Hui Son (ep 2)
Takao Kato (eps 1, 5)
Tatsuya Igarashi (ep 12)
Tsuyoshi Nagasawa (ep 13)
Original Character Design: Kōtaro
Character Design: Hisashi Shimura
Art Director: Ryōka Kinoshita
Chief Animation Director:
Hisashi Shimura (ED; 7 episodes
eps 2-3, 5, 7, 9-10, 13

Yuriko Nagaya (eps 4, 11-12)
Animation Director:
Aki Tsunaki (ep 7)
Chika Kojima (ep 5)
Daisuke Kusakari (ep 11)
Futoshi Ōnami (ep 13)
Haruka Katsutani (ep 11)
Hisashi Shimura (OP; ep 1)
Masahiro Sekiguchi (eps 4, 10)
Masanori Watanabe (ep 13)
Miyuki Nakamura (ep 2)
Ryōtarō Akao (ep 5)
Shuko Okutani (ep 13)
Tetsuya Matsukawa (ep 6)
Yasushi Nishiya (ep 12)
Yuko Iwaoka (eps 3, 9)
Yuriko Nagaya (ED; eps 2, 8)
Art design: Akihiro Hirasawa
Sound Director: Kazuya Tanaka
Director of Photography: Kenji Takehara
2nd Key Animation:
Shuko Okutani (ep 12)
Yasushi Nishiya (ep 6)
Animation producer: Takashi Noto
Assistant Animation Director:
Nobuyuki Furukawa (ep 5)
Shuko Okutani (ep 8)
Yasushi Nishiya (eps 5, 13)
Assistant Art Director: Tomoe Morikawa
Assistant In-Between Check: Yōko Shirai (ep 1)
Assistant producer:
Eiichi Sakao
Kiyotaka Sugiyama
Takumi Ogawa (Koei Tecmo Web)
Yuko Myoukan (Xebec)
CG Creative Director:
Daisuke Suzuki (eps 1-11, 13)
CG Line Director: Garyo Tanaka (eps 1-11, 13)
CG Producer: Hiroaki Matsuura
Color Check:
Ayumi Ikeda (ep 1)
Chiaki Kitabayashi (ep 1)
Color Coordination:
Ayumi Ikeda (ep 1)
Chiaki Kitabayashi (ep 1)
Editing: Kumiko Sakamoto
In-Between Animation:
Hatsune Hoshino (Production Reed; eps 4, 10)
Mami Omori (eps 1, 5-6, 8)
In-Between Check: Hideki Sakai (ep 1)
Motion Graphics: Kaori Seki (eps 5-8, 10)
Offline Editing Assistant: Jin Nogawa (Jay Film)
Online Editing Coordinator: Yoshito Ashino
Online Editor:
Ayaka Minami (ep 1)
Gen Itakura
Masaru Kitamoto (eps 2-13)
Publicity: Ryōichi Ishihara (Pony Canyon)
Recording: Chikako Abe
Recording Assistant: Satoshi Fujimura
Sound Effects: Noriko Izumo (Swara Pro)
Sound Production:
Masakatsu Oomuro (Dax Production)
Tetsu Hirata (Dax Production)
Special Effects: Naomasa Fukuda
Theme Song Performance:
Ayana Taketatsu (OP)
Chiaki Takahashi (OP)
Marina Inoue (OP)
Yōko Hikasa (OP)
Marina Inoue as Rio Rollins

Aya Uchida as
Elle Adams
Ille Adams
Ayana Taketatsu as Mint Clark
Chiaki Takahashi as Rina Tachibana
Kaori Shimizu as Rosa Canyon
Katsumi Chou as Mr. Clark
Kōji Ishii as Tom Howard
Minori Chihara as Dana
Saki Nakajima as Tiffany Abbott
Sayaka Ōhara as Cartia Goldschmidt
Yōko Hikasa as Linda (LINDA-R-2007)
Yukari Fukui as Anya Helsing
Yumiko Kobayashi as Jack Mighty

Ami Koshimizu as Irina Tachibana
Asuka Ōgame as Yang-Yang (ep 11)
Daishi Koshiba as
Customer A (ep 5)
Customer B (ep 7)
Customer C (eps 3-4)
Firefighter (ep 13)
Man B (ep 1)
Man C (ep 2)
Reporter B (ep 12)
Daisuke Kishio as Carlos Tanaka
Eiji Takemoto as King
Eri Kitamura as
Announcer (ep 13)
Misery (eps 3, 9, 11)
Gō Inoue as
Customer B (ep 3)
Customer C (ep 11)
Customer E (ep 4)
Customer F (ep 5)
Michael (ep 13)
Hiroki Takahashi as Elvis (eps 2, 9, 11-13)
Hitomi Harada as
Anna (ep 13)
Customer D (ep 11)
Woman A (eps 1-2)
Hitoshi Bifu as Mysterious gentleman (ep 2)
Junpei Shibata as Customer (ep 6)
Kazuhiko Inoue as Ray (ep 13)
Kazusa Aranami as Jane (ep 1)
Kikuko Inoue as Risa (Rio's mother)
Miki Hase as High School Girl (ep 13)
Nanami Niide as
Cat Lover (ep 13)
Customer A (ep 9)
Customer B (ep 5)
Woman B (ep 1)
Woman C (ep 2)
Nanami Shinde as Customer A (ep 9)
Sayaka Yuge as Customer B (ep 9)
Shiina Udagawa as Customer C (ep 5)
Shinsuke Okura as Man C (ep 1)
Shinya Hamazoe as
Attendant (ep 6)
Bartender (ep 9)
Caster (ep 13)
Customer A (eps 7, 11)
Customer B (ep 4)
Customer E (ep 5)
Man A (ep 2)
Photographer (ep 3)
Reporter A (ep 12)
Robert (ep 1)
Tetsu Inada as Bull Hard
Tohru Inamura as
Customer A (ep 4)
Customer B (ep 11)
Customer D (eps 3, 5)
Fisherman (eps 12-13)
Man A (ep 1)
Man B (ep 2)
Tomoko Nakamura as Woman B (ep 2)
Wataru Takagi as Orlin Dunhill (eps 1, 9)
Yasuhiko Kawazu as Charlie (ep 13)
Yōhei Tadano as Photo studio owner (ep 12)
Yoshiyuki Suzuki as
Customer A (ep 3)
Customer C (ep 7)
Youth (ep 13)
Yū Okada as Customer D (ep 4)
Yuri Fujiwara as
Customer E (ep 11)
Housewife (ep 13)
Woman C (ep 1)
Woman D (ep 2)
Yuu Asakawa as Queen
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Xebec
Background Art: Bihou, Inc.
Aichi Television Broadcasting (2011-01-05)
AT-X (2011-01-08)
Mainichi Broadcasting System (2011-01-06)
Nippon BS Broadcasting Corporation (2011-01-07)
Tokyo MX (2011-01-04)
Key Animation:
Def.c (ep 5)
Studio Cosmo (eps 8, 12)
Studio Graffiti (ep 13)
Studio Mark (eps 5, 13)
Studio Wanpack (ep 13)
Tokyo Animation Center (ep 9)
Original Creator: KOEI (as Koei Tecmo Wave)
Photography: Studio Twinkle
Production Cooperation:
Actas (eps 3, 9)
Ashi Productions (eps 4, 10)
TYO Animations (eps 7, 11)
Recording Studio: Toei Audio Visual Art Center
Sound Effects: Swara Pro
Sound Production: Dax Production
English staff
English cast
ADR Director:
Amber Lee Connors (Sound Cadence)
Brittany Lauda (New Jersey)
Executive producer: John Sirabella

ADR Engineer:
Amber Lee Connors (Sound Cadence)
Howard Wang (Sound Cadence)
Justin Ramos (Fever Dreams)
Landon Lipinski
Assistant ADR Director:
Howard Wang
Justin Briner
Matt Shipman
Associate producer:
Brittany Lauda
Carl Morano
Head Writer: Justin Briner
Sound Mixing: Andrew Sterling
Amber Lee Connors as Rio Rollins

Amanda Julina as Mint Clark
Amanda Lee as Elle Adams
Brittany Lauda as Rina Tachibana
Caitlynn French as Ille Adams
Kira Buckland as Jack Mighty
Marissa Lenti as Cartia Goldschmidt
Melissa Sternenberg as Tiffany Abott
Michelle Rojas as Dana
Mike Pollock as Tom Howard
Natalie Hoover as Anya Helsing
Natalie Van Sistine as Rosa Canyon
Todd Haberkorn as Mr. Clark

Anthony Sardinha as Carlos Tanaka
Billy Bob Thompson as Bull Hard
Cheryl Li as Yang-Yang (ep 11)
Eddy Lee as Robert
Emily Fajardo as Irina Tachibana
Felecia Angelle as Jane
Howard Wang as Ray
Jason Marnocha as Orlin Dunhill (eps 1, 9)
Marissa Lenti as Choco
Matt Shipman as King
Meli Grant as Risa Rollins (Joker)
Michele Knotz as Queen
Nick Landis as Charlie (ep 13)
Vic Mignogna as Elvis (eps 2, 9)

English companies
Broadcaster: TOKU (US)
Internet Streaming: Crunchyroll
Licensed by: Media Blasters

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