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Tenchi Muyo! The Night Before The Carnival (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Tenchi Muyo! Omatsuri Zenjitsu no Yoru! (Japanese)
天地無用!魎皇鬼スペシャル 番外編「お祭り前日の夜!」 (Japanese)
Themes: aliens, harem
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: A few days after Kagato is defeated everything returns to normal. Ryoko finds Mihoshi and Sasami reading shojo manga which Sasami tells that they are guides to tell how to win a boy Earth style. So Ryoko decides to try to use ideas from manga to win Tenchi. Ayeka finds out what she's doing and starts using the manga to win Tenchi as well.
User Ratings: 760 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 74 votes (sub:38, dub:32, edit.dub:2, others:2
1 Russian subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
 Excellent: 181 votes (sub:93, dub:83, edit.dub:2, raw:2, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 209 votes (sub:100, dub:98, edit.dub:7, ?:3, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 189 votes (sub:105, dub:78, ?:3, edit.dub:3)
 Decent: 72 votes (sub:40, dub:25, ?:2, edit.dub:2, others:3
2 Russian subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
 So-so: 20 votes (sub:13, dub:6, others:1
1 Spanish dubbed
 Not really good: 12 votes (sub:7, dub:4, edit.dub:1)
 Weak: 2 votes (dub:2)
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: 1 vote (sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 1584 users, rank: #777 (of 9581)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.829 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.3658, rank: #969 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 7.758 (Very good−), rank: #1007 (of 9703) (seen all: 7.76 / seen some: 7.54)
Bayesian estimate: 7.753 (Very good−), rank: #753 (of 7286)
Running time: 45 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
Episode titles: We have 1
Vintage: 1993-09-25
Release dates: We have 1
Links: We have 1
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Blu-ray + DVD combo
    Tenchi Muyo! - OVA Collection (BD+DVD) 2012-12-18 (from $269.99)
    Tenchi Muyo! - OVA Collection [Limited Edition] (BD+DVD) 2012-12-18 (from $249.99)
DVD (Region 1)
    Tenchi Muyo! (DVD 2) 2003-03-18 (from $32.99)
    Tenchi Muyo! - Ultimate Edition (DVD 1-3) 2000-07-03 (from $92.00)
    Tenchi Muyo! [Geneon Signature Series] (DVD 2) 2004-03-09 (from $7.99)
DVD (Region 2)
    Tenchi Muyo! - 10th Anniversary DVD Box Set [Limited Import] (Jp.DVD) 2004-04-05
    Tenchi Muyo! Collection - Book of Heaven (LD 1-7) 1998-02-24
    Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki Special - The Night Before The Carnival (LD 7) 1994-06-29

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kenichi Yatagai
Screenplay: Yōsuke Kuroda
Original creator: Masaki Kajishima
Character Design: Masaki Kajishima
Art Director: Takashi Waki
Sound Director: Yasunori Honda
Director of Photography: Kazuhiro Konishi
Background Art:
Atsuki Betsumiya (Green)
Ayari Wake (Green)
Eri Nakamura (Green)
Hiroko Nagano (Green)
Hiromi Morikawa (Green)
Junichi Kuroda (Green)
Miyoko Kohama (Green)
Yukari Ooba (Green)
Color Styling: Takuya Kawami
Toshio Henmi (Jay Film)
Yasue Funami (Jay Film)
Sound Effects: Junichi Sasaki
Supervising Animation Director: Masaki Kajishima
Theme Song Arrangement:
Ikuro Fujiwara (ED)
Seikou Nagaoka (OP)
Theme Song Composition:
Kyōko Matsumiya (ED)
Seikou Nagaoka (OP)
Theme Song Performance: Chisa Yokoyama (ED)
Ai Orikasa as Ryoko
Masami Kikuchi as Tenchi Masaki
Yumi Takada as Ayeka

Chisa Yokoyama as Sasami
Etsuko Kozakura as Ryo-Ohki
Takeshi Aono as Katsuhito Masaki
Yūko Kobayashi as Washu
Yūko Mizutani as Mihoshi Kuramitsu

Hideyuki Umezu as Yukinojyo
Kenichi Ogata as Azaka
Takurō Kitagawa as Captain Nobeyama
Wataru Takagi as Kamidake
Japanese companies
Animation Production: AIC
Backgrounds: Green
Development: Imagica
Editing: Jay Film
Finish Animation:
Hana Production
Studio PIA
Finish Assistance: Young Woo Production
Lith Work: Maki Production
Music Production: Arcadia Studio
Production: Pioneer LDC
Recording Studio: AVACO Creative Studios
Sound Effects: Anime Sound Production
Sound Production: Arts Production
Titles: Maki Production
English staff
English cast
Director: Jack Fletcher
ADR Script: Jack Fletcher
Carly Hunter (Funimation)
Gill Austin (Toonami Version)
Jason DeMarco (Toonami Version)
Justin Cook (Funimation)
Naoju Nakamura (Pioneer LDCA, Inc.)
Sean Akins (Toonami Version)
Yuji Moriya

Assistant producer:
Shingo Mori (Pioneer LDCA, Inc.)
Taku Otsuka
Associate producer: Jessica Miller
Casting Director:
Jessica Miller
Zita Campisi
DVD Audio Compression:
Steve Thompson
Victor De Anda
DVD Authoring:
Annie Chang
Jim Dodd
DVD Post Production Consultant: Jeremy Johnson
DVD Production Manager: Allan Fisch
DVD Video Compression: Morgan Holly
Editing: Sean Polinski (Toonami Version)
Lead Video Engineer: Jacob Martin (Funimation)
Post-Production Assistant: Aya Spann (Funimation)
Script Translation:
Eriko Mori
Naomi K. Martin
Senior Video Editor:
Daniel Mancilla (Funimation)
Jeremy Jimenez (Funimation)
Video Editing:
Ashley Rosse (Funimation)
Josh Tyler (Funimation)
Robert Bell (Funimation)
Video Engineer:
Andrew Manson (Funimation)
Jason Weems (Funimation)
Video Post-Production Director: Clarine Harp (Funimation)
Video Post-Production Manager: Matthew O'Hara (Funimation)
Voice Direction: Jack Fletcher
Celeste Burch as Ryoko
Kermit Miller as Tenchi Masaki
Kristen Tanner as Ayeka

Gee Gee Loo Loo as Washu
Jay Hopper as Katsuhito Masaki
Jean Schwartz as Mihoshi
Katie Ashley as Sasami
Kermit Miller as Yosho
Marie Cabbit as Ryo-Ohki

David Johnson as Galaxy Police Section Chief
Jack Fletcher as Kamidake
Kermit Miller as Tenchi (young)
Mark Tracy as
English companies
Additional Post-Production: FUNimation Entertainment (Funimation release)
ADR Production: Network
Distributor: The Right Stuf International (10th Anniversary DVD Box Set Import)
DVD Authoring & Encoding: Cinram/POP DVD Center
DVD Production: Geneon Entertainment Inc.
Internet Streaming:
Crunchyroll (2017)
FUNimation Entertainment
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Executive producer: Jorge Araneda J. (Technoworks)

Screen Inserts: Ramon Canals (Spain dub)
Voice Direction: Tito Bustamante (Technoworks)
Albert Trifol Segarra as Tenchi Masaki (Catalan dub; Spain dub)
Carlos Carvajal as TENCHI
Maria del Mar Tamarit as Ayeka (Spain dub)
María Luisa Rosselló as Ryoko (Spain dub)
Montserrat Roig as Ryoko Habuki (Catalan dub)

Ana Pallejà as Mihoshi Kuramitsu (Catalan dub)
Antonio Crespo as Katsuhito Masaki (Catalan dub)
Jordi Ribes as Katsuhito Masaki (Spain dub)
Maria Josep Guasch as Ayeka Jurai Masaki (Catalan dub)
María Pilar Quesada as Washu (Spain dub)
Mercè Segarra as Ayeka Jurai Masaki (Catalan dub)
Montse Moreno as Mihoshi (Spain dub)
Núria Trifol as
Sasami (Spain dub)
Sasami Jurai Masaki (Catalan dub)
Sílvia Gómez as Washu Hakubi (Catalan dub)

Alex Meseguer as Kamidake (Catalan dub)
César Martínez as
Azaka (Spain dub)
Yukinojo (Spain dub)
Claudi Domingo as Azaka (Catalan dub)
Enric Isasi-Isasmendi as Yukinojyo (Catalan dub)
José Javier Serrano as Captain Nobeyama (Spain dub)
Ramon Canals as Kamidake (Spain dub)
Spanish companies
Chilevision (Chile)
ETC...TV (Chile)
Cartoonia (Spain)
Xystus (Latin America)
Dubbing: Technoworks Ltda., Santiago de Chile (Latin America)
Dubbing Studio:
Q.T. Lever (Spain dub; Catalan dub)
Producer: Cloverway (Latin America)
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
Internet Streaming: FUNimation Entertainment (Brazil)
Licensed by: FUNimation Entertainment (Brazil)
Portuguese cast
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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