Slayers Try (1997– )
"Sureiyâzu Try" (original title)

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When Lina Inverse and her friends are sent on a journey to another island to save the world, they find a dragon priestess and their old ally/foe Xellos. They also come across a strange new ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Megumi Hayashibara ...
 Lina Inverse (26 episodes, 1997)
Yasunori Matsumoto ...
 Gourry Gabriev (26 episodes, 1997)
Hikaru Midorikawa ...
 Zelgadis Greywers (26 episodes, 1997)
Masami Suzuki ...
 Amelia (26 episodes, 1997)
Akira Ishida ...
 Xellos / ... (26 episodes, 1997)
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 Zelgadis (26 episodes, 1997)
Lisa Ortiz ...
 Lina Inverse (26 episodes, 1997)
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 Filia Ul Copt (26 episodes, 1997)
Eric Stuart ...
 Gourry Gabriev (26 episodes, 1997)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Amelia (26 episodes, 1997)
Houko Kuwashima ...
 Filia Ul Copt (25 episodes, 1997)
Yukitoshi Hori ...
 Erulogos (21 episodes, 1997)
Hiroshi Yanaka ...
 Sirius (21 episodes, 1997)
Scott Rayow ...
 Erulogos / ... (18 episodes, 1997)
Wataru Takagi ...
 Vargarv (16 episodes, 1997)
Chafûrin ...
 Almeis (16 episodes, 1997)
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When Lina Inverse and her friends are sent on a journey to another island to save the world, they find a dragon priestess and their old ally/foe Xellos. They also come across a strange new set of threats including a bandit with high explosives, a half demon/half dragon and an alien named Hellmaze who wants to save his world. His world is plagued by a powerful force called the Darkstar that destroys everything in it's path. But Hellmaze may not be able to save his world without sacrificing Lina's. And how does Gourry's sword of light fit in to all of this? Written by Stefan Robak

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Performed by Megumi Hayashibara
Lyrics by Megumi Hayashibara (as MEGUMI)
Music by Hidetoshi Satô
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Get Along, Try Again
27 January 2004 | by (Virginia) – See all my reviews

While not quite as good as Slayers Next, Try does seem to have a slightly more serious undertone in the story line than the previous two Slayers seasons. There are still lots of comedy moments, but nothing quite like what Next or the first season pulled.

Try seems to have more of a moral story to it than the other two, and that may make it seem bogged down at times compared to Next, but if it is watched in the context of having seen the other two series, understanding those first two seasons will make Try more accessible.


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