The adventures of a teenage female mage and her companions as they quest for gold and glory (especially gold).
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Megumi Hayashibara ...
 Lina Inverse (26 episodes, 1995)
Yasunori Matsumoto ...
 Gourry Gabriev (26 episodes, 1995)
Lisa Ortiz ...
 Lina Inverse (26 episodes, 1995)
Hikaru Midorikawa ...
 Zelgadis Greywords (18 episodes, 1995)
Takehito Koyasu ...
 Copy Rezo / ... (17 episodes, 1995)
Bin Shimada ...
 Zangulz (16 episodes, 1995)
Masami Suzuki ...
 Ameria Wil Tesla Saillune (16 episodes, 1995)
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Storyline

In a medieval sword and sorcery world, there is one mage who is notorious for her power and grace (at least that's how she likes to put it), Lina Inverse. In reality, she is a teenage mage with a penchant for collateral damage, obnoxiousness and gluttony. This series chronicles her adventures with companions, such as the powerful but dumb swordsman Gourry Gabriev as she quests for gold and finds a heck of a lot trouble along the way. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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She's lethally lovely. He's gallantly vain. Together they're The Slayers!


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Trivia

Rights to air on US TV were acquired by FoxKids (who outbid Cartoon Network at the time who expressed an interest) when anime exploded due to the surprise success of Sailor Moon in 1995. However, FoxKids decided against airing any episode due to the nature of the show being a geared to more adult that kids, and has since lets their rights expire. See more »

Quotes

Gourry Gabriev: [as the Dragon Fang gang closes in on a solitary Lina, Gourry suddenly appears] Stop right there!
Member of the Dragon Fang gang: Who - who are you?
Gourry Gabriev: [pauses to strike a heroic pose] If I gave you my name, you'd only get it dirty.
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Connections

Followed by Slayers Evolution-R (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

KUJIKENAIKARA!
(I'll Never Give Up!)
Ending theme
Performed by Megumi Hayashibara and Masami Okui
Lyrics by Satomi Arimori
Music by Masami Okui
Arrangement by Toshirô Yabuki
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My recommendation is...
8 November 1999 | by (Minnesota) – See all my reviews

Rent or buy this anime! Especially if you are a fantasy/comedy fan! However, be sure to get the subtitled tapes, as I found the English voices to be highly annoying. Whereas the subtitled ones feature Megumi Hayashibara, one of Japan's most famous voice artists / pop singers.

Mina Inerz


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