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Kyôshoku sôkô Guyver (1989)

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Sho and his friend Tetsurou stumble upon an odd alien artifact while walking through the woods. Then, the alien artifact breaks free of its metallic bonds and enters Sho's body, turning him... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Takeshi Kusao ...
Shô (voice)
Yûko Mizutani ...
Mizuki (voice)
Kôzô Shioya ...
Tetsurô (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Agito Makishima (voice) (as Steven Blum)
Gary Dubin ...
Lisker, Zector (voice) (as Gary Michaels)
Melissa Fahn ...
Mizuki (voice) (as Melissa Charles)
...
Shô / Nakanishi / Malmot (voice) (as Tom Charles)
Martin Ferguson ...
Elegen (voice)
Raymond Garcia ...
Aota / Various (voice)
Victor Garcia ...
Tetsuro Segawa (voice)
Banjô Ginga ...
Gaster (voice)
Daisuke Gôri ...
Darzerb (voice)
David Hart ...
Narrator / Makishima / Lisker Lackey (voice)
Jun Hasumi ...
Makishima (voice)
Masato Hirano ...
Malmot (voice)
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Sho and his friend Tetsurou stumble upon an odd alien artifact while walking through the woods. Then, the alien artifact breaks free of its metallic bonds and enters Sho's body, turning him into the Guyver. With this new power, Sho must do battle with the evil Chronos corporation and their genetically enhanced Zoanoids, who seek to get the Guyver back into their labs. No one close to Sho is safe from Chronos. He must fight.

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Excellent Anime!
18 October 2002 | by (Swansea, Wales) – See all my reviews

The Guyver OAV is a great series, don't be put off by the original "Out of Control" anime, this is a lot better, and gets you right into the story. You follow Sho Fucamachi, his best friend Tetsuro, and the girl of his dreams Mizuki as he battles against the evil Chronos corporation who want the Guyver Unit that has bonded with him. Along the way they find an ally in Guyver 3 (the coolest of all the Guyvers) and help from the mysterious Mr Murikami.. just what powers does he have? This was one of the first anime series I've seen, and it's excellent, even if you know nothing about the genre, it has a great storyline, and the revelations in the last few episodes are especially gripping. The animation isn't great, but it's 10 years old now, so give it a break! Enjoy :)

(apologies for bad spelling of Japanaese names! I have the dubbed verion ;))


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