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Demon City Shinjuku (1988)

Makaitoshi Shinjuku (original title)
A young warrior must finish what his father started by battling his way through a city of demons and defeat a diabolical psychic who has opened a portal to hell.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hideyuki Hori ...
Kyoya (voice)
Hiromi Tsuru ...
Sayaka (voice)
Kiyoshi Kobayashi ...
Rebi Ra (voice)
Kyôko Tongû ...
Chibi (voice)
Yûsaku Yara ...
Mephisto (voice)
Ichirô Nagai ...
Rai (voice)
Banjô Ginga ...
Genichiro (voice)
Takeshi Aono ...
Hag (voice)
Arisa Andô ...
Waitress (voice)
Junko Akimori ...
Girl (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Mephisto (voice)
Teresa Gallagher ...
Sayaka (voice)
Bradley Lavelle ...
Kyoya (voice) (as Brad Lavelle)
George Little ...
Rai (voice)
Alex McSweeney ...
Chibi (voice) (as Alan Sherman)
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Storyline

Kyoya's father was a great warrior, killed at the hands of the diabolical psychic, Rebi Ra, who has now opened a portal to hell in the city of Shinjuku. It falls to Kyoya to finish what his father started and battle his way through demons, while protecting a young woman from harm. The only problem is that he's not exactly your classic hero type, and his powers are still latent. Written by Sinedd

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One Man Against An Army of Monsters......With The Fate Of The World At Stake!


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25 October 1988 (Japan)  »

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Based on the Manga by Hideyuki Kikuchi. See more »

Quotes

Kyoya: All the power of my Father is mine!
(Disembodied spirit) 'Father': Believe the power; but do not think yourself its master: It is greater than you. Be content to serve it; it is the power, the control, the chi of the universe in which all things are born. You must learn to understand that all.
Kyoya: Thanks, Dad.
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Featured in Anime Abandon: Demon City Shinjuku (2012) See more »

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Performed by Umeda Motoichi
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Just plain awesome
28 December 1998 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This anime kicked butt. Lots and lots of action and a good story. Great demons and interesting super-powers. Just a great movie. If you like anime you'll like this.


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