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World War Blue (TV)

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Alternative title:
Aoi Sekai no Chūshin de (Japanese)
Guerra Mundial Azul (Spanish)
蒼い世界の中心で (Japanese)
Genres: action, comedy, drama, fantasy
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: In the battle for supremacy in Consume (Console) continent between parodical Segua (Sega) Kingdom and Ninteldo (Nintendo) Empire, the light-footed Gear (Sonic) appeared to defend his kingdom from the threat of Ninteldo's powerful emperor, Marcus (Mario).
User Ratings: 142 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Excellent: 5 votes (sub:5)
 Very good: 14 votes (sub:13, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 23 votes (sub:21, dub:2)
 Decent: 34 votes (sub:31, dub:2, raw:1)
 So-so: 24 votes (sub:23, dub:1)
 Not really good: 13 votes (sub:12, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Weak: 13 votes (sub:12, ?:1)
 Bad: 7 votes (sub:6, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Awful: 4 votes (sub:3, ?:1)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (sub:3)
Seen in part or in whole by 332 users, rank: #2803 (of 9581)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 5.430 (So-so+), std. dev.: 2.0943, rank: #8423 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 5.359 (So-so+), rank: #8529 (of 9703) (seen all: 5.50 / seen some: 5.41 / won't finish: 3.90)
Bayesian estimate: 5.550 (Decent−), rank: #6937 (of 7286)
Running time: 24 minutes
Episode titles: We have 3
Vintage: 2012-10-20 (Episode 1 Broadcast)
Opening Theme:
"retrospective world" by Hiro Shimono and Nobuhiko Okamoto
Ending Theme:
"0 to 1 no Hana (0と1の花)" by Izumi Kitta and Suzuko Mimori
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    World War Blue (Blu-ray) 2017-08-08 (from $26.15)
DVD (Region 1)
    World War Blue (DVD) 2017-08-08 (from $24.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Tetsuya Yanagisawa
Crimson (eps 1-3)
Takao Fusō (eps 1-3)
Tetsuya Yanagisawa (eps 1-3)
Episode Director:
Kazuhide Kondo (eps 1, 3)
Masato Kitagawa (ep 2)
Original creator:
Anastasia Shestakova (story)
Crimson (art)
Character Design:
Maki Fujii
Takeshi Kanda
Art Director: Toshiko Kaizu
Chief Animation Director: Maki Fujii
Animation Director:
Hiroto Katō (ep 3)
Seika Saruwatari (eps 2-3)
Takeshi Kanda (eps 1, 3)
Yumiko Komiyama (eps 1, 3)
Sound Director: Kouji Tsujitani
Director of Photography: Ryouhei Kasai
Executive producer: Crimson

Color design: Rumiko Suzushiro
Editing: Takashi Sakurai
Prop Design: Yutaka Miya
Theme Song Composition: Tomohiko Kishimoto (OP; ED)
Theme Song Lyrics: Crimson (OP; ED)
Theme Song Performance:
Hiro Shimono (OP)
Izumi Kitta (ED)
Nobuhiko Okamoto (OP)
Suzuko Mimori (ED)
Suzuko Mimori as Nel

Atsushi Ono as Marcus
Hiro Shimono as Tezhilov
Izumi Kitta as Opal
Takehito Koyasu as Zelig
Yukiko Monden as Ramses

Hiroki Yasumoto as D. Fisher (eps 2-3)
Hiromu Nozaki as Tofai (ep 3)
Kōta Ōshita as Visor (eps 2-3)
Kyōko Hikami as Gear's Mother (ep 3)
Kyōko Narumi as Crystal
Rikiya Koyama as General Alex (ep 2)
Takehito Koyasu as Narration (ep 3)
Japanese companies
Animation Production: 5th Avenue
Animation Production Cooperation: Sunshine Corporation (ep 2)
Background Art: Studio Tulip
AT-X (2012-11-09)
Tokyo MX (2012-10-20)
Key Animation: Production I.G (ep 3)
Photography: Falcon, Inc.
Team Crimson
Production Cooperation: Micro Magazine (Manga Gotcha Editorial Dept.)
Sound Production: Dax Production
Video Editing: Sony PCL
English staff
English cast
ADR Director: Brittany Lauda
Script: Chris Niosi
Executive producer: John Sirabella

ADR Engineer: Justin Ramos
Assistant Director: Matt Shipman
Associate producer: Carl Morano
Mix Engineer: Andrew Sterling
Script Supervision: Matt Shipman
Cait Page as Nel
Matt Shipman as Gear

Brittany Lauda as Opal
Chris Niosi as Zelick
Mike Pollock as Marcus
Y. Chang as Tejilof

Adam Rowe as Harris
Allen Winter as Nobi
Amanda Lee as Fai
Ben Diskin as
Tejilof's Monkey
Billy Bob Thompson as D. Fisher (eps 2-3)
Cheryl Li as
Gear (Young)
Clifford Chapin as Teal
Erica Schroeder as Stella
Jake Paque as
Keith Silverstein as Kichou
Kira Buckland as Karvey
Kyle Hebert as Narrator
Meli Grant as T'Fight
Michael Liscio, Jr. as General Alex
Michaela Laws as Crystal
Mike Pollock as Guligi
Sam Black as E. Vazer

English companies
Additional Dialogue Editing: Kocha Sound
Broadcaster: TOKU (US)
Casting: Kocha Sound
Internet Streaming:
Crunchyroll (worldwide except in Japan)
Licensed by: Media Blasters
Recording Studio: Fever Dreams Sound Factory
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Broadcaster: Ultra Macho (USA)
Distributor: Olympusat (Latin America)
Dubbing Studio: Magicorp (Latin America)
Spanish cast

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