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Twin Signal (OAV)

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©1996 Sachi Oshimizu / Enix, Sony Music Entertainment, TV Tokyo.

Alternative title:
ツインシグナル (Japanese)
Themes: robots
Plot Summary: Signal, a robot companion built for Nobuhiko, is attacked by Pulse, one the its creator's previous prototypes. Reprogrammed by Dr. Otoi's mysterious rival, Pulse is loaded down with weapons and sent on a mission by Otoi: steal the most recent robot technology, and obliterate anything that gets in his way.
User Ratings: 99 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (dub:2)
 Excellent: 5 votes (sub:3, dub:2)
 Very good: 16 votes (sub:9, dub:6, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Good: 25 votes (sub:18, dub:7)
 Decent: 27 votes (sub:21, dub:6)
 So-so: 10 votes (sub:6, dub:4)
 Not really good: 5 votes (dub:3, sub:2)
 Weak: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Bad: 5 votes (sub:5)
 Awful: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Worst ever: 1 vote (dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 193 users, rank: #3897 (of 9581)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 6.232 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.8793, rank: #6583 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 6.178 (Decent+), rank: #6692 (of 9703) (seen all: 6.41 / seen some: 3.90 / won't finish: 2.44)
Bayesian estimate: 6.339 (Decent+), rank: #5706 (of 7285)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 3
Vintage: 1996-09-21 to 1996-11-21
Release dates: We have 6
Opening Theme:
"Truth" by Bluem of Youth
Ending Theme:
"Nantoka Naru yo (なんとかなるよ; You Can Make It)" by Fumie Kusachi
DVD Easter Eggs: We have 1
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DVD (Region 1)
    Twin Signal (DVD) 2001-03-27 (from $19.92)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Takashi Sogabe
Screenplay: Kuniaki Yamashita
Storyboard: Eiji Sui
Music: Suguru Suzuki
Original story: Sachi Oshimizu (Enix "Shonen Gun Gun")
Character Design: Toshiko Sasaki
Animation Director: Toshiko Sasaki
Sound Director: Shigeru Chiba
Director of Photography: Takashi Yasutsubata
Animation Check: Hiromitsu Kawasaki
Art Model: Akihiro Hirasawa
Akira Nishikuni (Access Zone)
Kazumasa Fujiie (Media Plus)
Color Model: Sanae Kimura
Computer Processing: Hiroshi Kubo
Dramatization: Eiji Sui
Kazuhiko Seki
Yoko Kobayashi (J Film)
Ending Animation: Akira Watabe
Line Producer: Hiroshi Honda
Music Director: Minami Kishimoto
Photography Cooperation: Hideki Imaizami
Production Assistant: Satoshi Nakagawa
Production Design: Hiroshi Katō
Production manager: Takehito Yasuhara
Production producer: Kengo Kimura
Recording: Tetsuya Satake
Recording Arrangement: Shōji Hata
Sound Effects: Daisuke Jinbo
Sound Producer: Tōru Nakano
Sound Production Manager: Yuko Ueda
Special Effects: Rika Sugawara
Theme Song Arrangement:
Hiroyuki Matsugashita (OP)
Zaki (ED)
Theme Song Composition:
Hiroyuki Matsugashita (OP)
Zaki (ED)
Theme Song Lyrics:
Natsumi Tadano (ED)
Yūji Bessho (OP)
Theme Song Performance:
Bluem of Youth (OP)
Fumie Kusachi (ED)
Hiro Yuuki as Signal
Rica Matsumoto as Nobuhiko Otoi

Akio Ōtsuka as Shinnosuke Otoi
Ikue Ōtani as Mini Signal
Yuri Amano as Chris
Yuri Shiratori as Erara

Fumie Kusachi as No. 3
Ikuo Nishikawa as Hoshimaru Umenokoji
Issei Nimata as Masanobu Otoi
Kujira as B Suke
Kumiko Nishihara as Minoru Otoi
Masaya Onosaka as A Suke
Takehito Koyasu as Pulse
Toshiyuki Morikawa as Officer Maki
Japanese companies
Backgrounds: Bihou, Inc.
Casting Cooperation: 81 Produce
Coloring: Kanchin Pro
Editing Studio: Mita Studio
Laboratory: Imagica
Photographers: Azuhata Production
Photography Cooperation:
J.C. Staff
Studio Cavern
Planning Cooperation: Enix
Production Cooperation: Tokyo Kids
Recording Studio: Tokyo Television Center
Sound Production: HALF H·P STUDIO
English cast
English staff
Translation: Takashi Sakuda
Executive producer: John Sirabella

Adaptation: Michael Sinterniklaas
Assistant: Alexa Zimmerman
Editing: Scott Marchfeld
Graphic Design: Merideth Mulroney
Production Supervision: Sean Molyneaux
David Thund as Signal

Abigale Gampell as Arano
Caroline Bose as Mom
Doug Bost as Dad/Massanobu
Jeff Ward as
Suke A
Suke B
John Avner as Ume
Kevin T. Collins as Pulse
Lisa Ortiz as Kris Sign
Michael Tremain as Maki
Michelle Medlin as Mini/Flag
Michelle Newman as Nobu
Mike Pollock as Professor Otoi
Rachael Lillis as
Number 3
English companies
Distributor: MVM (UK)
Dubbing Studio: NYAV Post
Licensed by: Media Blasters
Tagalog staff
Tagalog companies
Broadcaster: GMA Network (December 25, 2001)
Tagalog cast

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