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Ki*Me*Ra (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Кимера (Russian)
Themes: shounen-ai
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: Strange "lifepods" have crashed in the western mountains, bringing with them supernatural beings previously found only in the realm of folk-lore and fantasy. Vampires walk the Earth, at war with Humanity an each other, driven by the most terrifying of genetic imperatives. Like wasps seeking a spider, they have come to this planet for only one purpose: to perpetuate their species.
User Ratings: 200 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Excellent: 3 votes (dub:3)
 Very good: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Good: 15 votes (sub:10, dub:5)
 Decent: 18 votes (sub:13, dub:5)
 So-so: 22 votes (sub:14, dub:6, others:2
1 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Not really good: 25 votes (sub:15, dub:7, raw:1, edit.dub:1, ?:1)
 Weak: 29 votes (sub:16, dub:13)
 Bad: 31 votes (sub:17, dub:13, ?:1)
 Awful: 28 votes (sub:15, dub:12, ?:1)
 Worst ever: 25 votes (sub:11, dub:10, ?:2, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
Seen in part or in whole by 332 users, rank: #2804 (of 9583)
Median rating: Weak
Arithmetic mean: 3.315 (Weak+), std. dev.: 2.3655, rank: #9564 (of 9705)
Weighted mean: 3.326 (Weak+), rank: #9567 (of 9705) (seen all: 3.37 / seen some: 2.99 / won't finish: 1.66)
Bayesian estimate: 3.597 (Not really good−), rank: #7277 (of 7286)
Running time: 48 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
Vintage: 1996-07-31
Trivia: We have 1
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DVD (Region 1)
    Blood Reign / Kimera [Double Pack] (DVD) 2007-10-09
    Kimera (DVD) 2002-09-10 (from $15.98)
    Kimera - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (OST) 2003-12-09 (from $2.79)
    Kimera (Dub.VHS) 1998-03-31

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kazu Yokota
Screenplay: Kenichi Kanemaki
Storyboard: Masumi Nishikawa
Music: Sensation
Original Manga: Kazuma Kodaka
Character Design: Yasuomi Umetsu
Art Director: Masumi Nishikawa
Animation Director: Yasuomi Umetsu
Sound Director: Fusanobu Fujiyama
Director of Photography: Kazushi Torigoe
Assistant producer: Koichi Kikuchi
Color Designation: Yukinori Taketomi
Color setting: Hiroyuki Mori
Music Director:
Akihiro Akabane (AIN Associates)
Kensyo Kido (AIN Associates)
Shigeki Fujiwara (Toshiba EMI)
Music producer:
Robby Wada (AIN Associates)
Shin Shibata (Toho Music)
Shinya Nagai (Toshiba EMI)
Production Coordination: Tatsuo Oba (OBA-Produce)
Production Desk: Ryo Miyata
Production manager: Hidenobu Watanabe
Sound Effects: Daisuke Jinbo
Sound Producer: Shirō Sagisu
Special Effects: Toyohiko Sakakibara
Supervision: Noboru Ishiguro
Nobuo Tobita as Kimera

Jūrōta Kosugi as Kianu
Mugihito as Ginzu

Daisuke Gouri as Fender
Katsumi Suzuki as Hunter
Kiichiro Murase as Guard
Kinryuu Arimoto as Gibson
Michiko Satō as Announcer
Naoki Bandō as Soldier
Takumi Kurebayashi as Researcher
Japanese companies
Backgrounds: Studio Tulip
CG Production: Artland
Editing: Jay Film
Film Processing: Tokyo Laboratory
Photography: Trance Art Corporation
Recording Facility:
Central Recording
Jinnan Studio
Titles: Maki Production
English cast
English staff
ADR Director: Matt Greenfield
Art Director:
Lorraine Reyes (VHS)
Ruby Halipoto
Project Translator:
Hiromi Hartman
Michael Hartman
ADR Script: Matt Greenfield
Executive producer:
John Ledford
Sharon Papa
Janice Williams (Subbed VHS)
Matt Greenfield

Additional Translation: Shoko Oono
DVD Coordination: Janice Williams
DVD Graphics: James Bates
DVD Menu Design: James Bates
DVD Producer: David Williams
International Coordination: Toru Iwakami
Logo Design: Andy Orjuela
Packaging Design: Andy Orjuela
Post-Production Manager: Shelly Thomas
Recording engineer:
Charles Campbell
Jayson Carr
Sound Design: Paul Killam
Subtitle Script: Janice Williams
Subtitle Timing: William McBee
English companies
ADR Production: Industrial Smoke & Mirrors
Broadcaster: The Anime Network
DVD Authoring & Encoding: M.O.F.C.
Licensed by:
ADV Films (Expired)
Post Production: Monkey Boy Studios
Soundtrack: ADV Music
Italian staff
Italian companies
Distributor: Yamato Video
Italian cast

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