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Dragon Century (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Ryū Seiki (Japanese)
竜世紀 (Japanese)
Themes: dragons
Plot Summary: Hokkaido, 1991: A series of murders take place and dragons suddenly begin appearing in the skies. The Japanese SDF begins shooting the dragons out of the sky, holding them responsible for the murders. A troubled young girl is suddenly entrusted with the care of a hatchling dragon, hoping to raise him for destruction. Everyone will soon learn who the true culprits are and why the dragons have appeared.
User Ratings: 53 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Excellent: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Very good: 5 votes (sub:4, raw:1)
 Good: 15 votes (sub:14, others:1
1 Russian edited dub
 Decent: 14 votes (sub:10, raw:2, others:2
1 French subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 So-so: 7 votes (sub:7)
 Not really good: 3 votes (sub:2, raw:1)
 Weak: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Bad: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 83 users, rank: #5568 (of 9611)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 6.170 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.6681, rank: #6801 (of 9744)
Weighted mean: 6.184 (Decent+), rank: #6711 (of 9744) (seen all: 6.21 / seen some: 5.57)
Bayesian estimate: 6.455 (Decent+), rank: #5375 (of 7313)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 2
Episode titles: We have 2
Vintage: 1988-10-26 to 1988-12-25
Release dates: We have 5
Ending Theme:
#1: "Instead of Saying Goodbye" by Midori Karashima
#2: "Purple Sights" by Midori Karashima
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kiyoshi Fukumoto
Series Composition: Noboru Aikawa
Screenplay: Noboru Aikawa
Hiroyuki Kitazume (eps 1-2)
Hiroyuki Ochi (ep 1)
Kiyoshi Fukumoto (ep 1)
Episode Director: Kiyoshi Fukumoto
Original creator: Ryukihei (manga "Dragon Breeder")
Character Design: Hiroyuki Kitazume
Art Director:
Tetsuo Anzai (ep 1)
Tetsuto Shimono (ep 2)
Animation Director:
Hiroyuki Kitazume
Hiroyuki Ochi
Sound Director: Akira Yamazaki
Director of Photography:
Akihiko Takahashi (ep 1)
Kazuhiro Konishi (ep 2)
Producer: Tōru Miura

Background Art:
Hiroaki Satō (ep 1)
Rumiko Minemura (ep 1)
Tetsuo Anzai (ep 1)
Tetsuto Shimono (ep 2)
Color design: Hiromi Anzai
Finish Animation: Shūji Miyahara (eps 1-2)
Monster Design: Hiroyuki Ochi
Music producer: Hidetoshi Shigematsu
Planning: Tōru Miura
Production manager: Kinya Watanabe
Recording Adjustment: Toshiaki Hoshino
Sound Effects: Takahiko Kanamaru
Theme Song Arrangement: Michiaki Katō
Theme Song Composition: Midori Karashima
Theme Song Lyrics: Midori Karashima
Theme Song Performance: Midori Karashima
Chieko Honda as Rullishia

Kazuyuki Sogabe as Maseinen
Sakiko Tamagawa as Harumi
Seizo Katou as Carmine (Old age)
Shunsuke Shima as Sagara's Superior
Tesshō Genda as Sergeant Sagara (God Chapter)
Toshihiko Seki as Carmine

Emi Shinohara as Ares
Kiyonobu Suzuki as Gelda
Mahito Tsujimura as Onchaji
Norio Wakamoto as Referee
Tomomichi Nishimura as Odd Eye
Toshiya Ueda as Manager
Toshiyuki Shiina as Sagara's Assistant (God Chapter)

Hidetoshi Nakamura (God Chapter)
Kazuyuki Sogabe (God Chapter)
Kenji Kuga (God Chapter)
Kyousei Tsukui (God Chapter)
Mitsuaki Hoshino (God Chapter)
Japanese companies
Distributor: Pioneer LDC
Film Developing: Toei Chemical Industry
Finish Animation:
NVC (ep 1)
Office Next-One (ep 2)
Studio Mac (ep 1)
In-Between Animation:
Office Next-One (ep 2)
Project Team Muu (ep 1)
Photography: Studio Boston
Photography Assistance: Falcon, Inc. (ep 1)
Production: AIC
Recording Studio: Central Recording
Sound Effects: Otojuku
special effects: Light Magic (ep 2)
Titles: Maki Production
English cast
English staff
Translation: Charles McCarter
Producer: Chad Kime
English companies
Licensed by: U.S. Renditions (Expired)
Subtitles: Captions, Inc.

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