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Detonator Orgun (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Detonator Orguss - O Guerreiro Mecánico Orgun (Portuguese)
デトネイターオーガン (Japanese)
Themes: mecha
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Fleeing from his own race, Orgun—an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons—travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek nothing but destruction of other civilizations.
User Ratings: 145 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 6 votes (sub:5, dub:1)
 Excellent: 13 votes (sub:6, dub:4, raw:2, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Very good: 21 votes (sub:11, dub:8, others:2
2 Portuguese dubbed
 Good: 40 votes (sub:23, dub:11, raw:1, others:5
5 Portuguese subtitled
 Decent: 32 votes (sub:23, dub:9)
 So-so: 12 votes (dub:6, sub:6)
 Not really good: 7 votes (dub:4, ?:1, sub:1, others:1
1 Portuguese dubbed
 Weak: 8 votes (sub:4, dub:4)
 Bad: 3 votes (dub:3)
 Awful: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Worst ever: 1 vote (sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 281 users, rank: #3112 (of 9409)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.462 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.9512, rank: #5770 (of 9518)
Weighted mean: 6.356 (Decent+), rank: #5987 (of 9518) (seen all: 6.49 / seen some: 4.59 / won't finish: 2.94)
Bayesian estimate: 6.455 (Decent+), rank: #5257 (of 7150)
Number of episodes: 3
Episode titles: We have 3
Vintage: 1991-08-25 to 1992-04-25
Ending Theme:
#1: "Bandeira Ryokou Dan" by Susumu Hirasawa & The Tokyo Philharmoic Choir (ep 1)
#1: "Bandiria Travellers" by Susumu Hirasawa, the Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus & Teru uchida Strings
#2: "Clear Mountain Top" by Susumu Hirasawa & Jun Togawa
#2: "Sanchou Harete" by Susumu Hirasawa & Makoto Togawa (ep 2)
#3: "Root of Spirit" by Susumu Hirasawa & Asuka Kaneko's Section
#3: "Tamashii no Furu Ri" by Susumu Hirasawa (ep 3)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Anime 101 - 12 Pack (DVD) 2004-12-21 (from $239.98)
    Detonator Orgun (DVD) 2001-09-11 (from $30.58)
    Detonator Orgun - [Re-Release] (DVD) 2003-07-29 (from $40.95)
    Detonator Orgun [Sub] (LD 1) 1995-05-31
    Detonator Orgun [Sub] (LD 2) 1995-12-20
    Detonator Orgun [Sub] (LD 3) 1996-03-06
    Detonator Orgun (Dub.VHS) 2001-09-11 (from $4.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Masami Obari
Script: Hideki Kakinuma
Kazuhiro Furuhashi (ep 2)
Masami Obari (eps 1, 3)
Character Design: Michitaka Kikuchi
Art Director: Yōichi Nangō
Animation Director:
Hidenori Matsubara (eps 2-3)
Masami Obari (eps 1-3)
Masanori Nishii (eps 1-3)
Shin Matsuo (ep 1)
Mecha design: Hiroyuki Hataike
Sound Director: Yoshikazu Iwanami
Director of Photography: Kazuhiro Konishi
Executive producer:
Hideki Kakinuma
Jin Maeda
In-Between Animation: Munetaka Abe (eps 1-3)
Music Director: Osamu Takeuchi
Production producer:
Takanori Yaegaki (ep 1)
Yasuo Hasegawa (eps 2-3)
Sound Coordination: Toru Nakano (ep 1)
Sound Effects: Junichi Sasaki
Sound Effects Assistant: Masato Kai (ep 2)
Sound Producer: Toru Nakano (eps 2-3)
Theme Song Arrangement: Jun Miyake (ED 3)
Kōichi Yamadera as Tomoru Shindo /Orgun

Emi Shinohara as Yoko Mitsurugi
Nobuo Tanaka as I-Zack
Yumi Touma as Michi Kanzaki

Bouya Ueda as Bannings 
Hiroko Kasahara as Kumi Jefferson/Mhiku
Kenji Utsumi as Zoa
Kiyoyuki Yanada as Wedge
Masashi Ebara as Virgil
Norio Wakamoto as
Takkou Ishimori as Foreston
Toshihiko Seki as Nokku
Toshiya Ueda as Bannings

Mitsuru Ogata (ep 2)
Satoko Kitō (ep 3)
Shinichiro Miki (eps 2-3)
Takako Kikuchi (eps 2-3)
Taro Arakawa (ep 1)
Japanese companies
Kusanagi (eps 1-3)
Studio Tulip
Distributor: Polydor
Editing: Jay Film
Film Developing: Tokyo Laboratory
Lith Work: Maki Production
Photography: Q Production
Recording Studio: Central Recording
Sound Effects: Anime Sound Production
Telecine: Imagica (ep 3)
Titles: Maki Production
English staff
English cast
ADR Director: Peter Cascone
Kaoru Mfaume (Manga)
Neil Nadelman
Executive producer:
John O'Donnell
Laurence Guinness
Commentary: Jonathan Clements (Manga UK DVD)
Dubbing Supervision: Tom Wayland
DVD Coordination: Eric Thomann
Roger May as as Tomoru Shindo/Orgun (Manga UK Dub)
Ted Lewis as Tomoru Shindo / Orgun

Angela Parks as Michi Kanzaki
Bill Roberts as Zoa (Manga UK Dub)
Joanna MacInnes as Michi Kanzaki (Manga UK Dub)
Justin Thompson as I-Zack
Katherine Devaney as Yoko Mitsurugi

Corey Carthew as Nokk
Jeffrey Gimble as Foreston
Matthew Bray as Zoa
English companies
ADR Production: Manga Entertainment
Image Entertainment (LaserDisc)
Manga Entertainment (UK)
DVD Menu Design: Masterdisk
DVD Premastering: Masterdisk
Licensed by: Central Park Media
Recording Studio: Skyhigh Productions
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Executive producer: Jorge Gabarró Frau
Licensed by: Selecta Visión (Spain)
TV Distribution: Selecta Visión
Spanish cast
Portuguese cast
Portuguese staff
Dubbing Director: Gilberto Baroli

Gilberto Baroli (placas; eps 1-2) 
Jonas Mello (apresentação; placas; ep 3)
Portuguese companies
Broadcaster: Rede Manchete (U.S. Mangá)
Distributor: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Portugal)
Dubbing Studio: Gota Mágica (Brazil)
Licensed by: Selecta Visión (Portugal)

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