Vash the Stampede is the most infamous outlaw on the planet Gunsmoke and with a 60 billion double dollar price on his head the most sought after!

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Saturday, September 26, 1998
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Series cast summary:
Masaya Onosaka ...
 Vash the Stampede (26 episodes, 1998)
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 Vash the Stampeed / ... (26 episodes, 1998)
Dean Wein ...
 Additional Voices (2000) (25 episodes, 1998)
Hiromi Tsuru ...
 Meryl Stryfe (24 episodes, 1998)
Satsuki Yukino ...
 Milly Thompson (24 episodes, 1998)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...
 Meryl Strife (24 episodes, 1998)
Lia Sargent ...
 Milly Thompson (24 episodes, 1998)
Kazuyuki Ishikawa ...
 Man / ... (22 episodes, 1998)
Kirk Baily ...
 Additional Voices / ... (16 episodes, 1998)
Takashi Nagasako ...
 Man / ... (14 episodes, 1998)
Shô Hayami ...
 Nicholas D. Wolfwood (13 episodes, 1998)
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 Nicholas D. Wolfwood (11 episodes, 1998)
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Trigun takes place in the distant future on a deserted planet. Vash the Stampede is a gunfighter with a legend so ruthless that he has a $$60,000,000,000 bounty on his head. Entire towns evacuate at the rumor of his arrival. However, the real Vash the Stampede is not the same man that rumor portrays him to be. The enigmatic and conflicted lead character in Trigun is actually more heroic in nature; as well as a complete and utter idiot at times. Written by Toonzone.com

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Yasuhiro Nightow has gone on record to say that English is the language actually spoken on the Planet Gunsmoke. See more »

Quotes

Vash the Stampede: I'm like a hunter of peace. One who chases the elusive mayfly of love... or something like that.
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits for the first 17 episodes, a poster reading "WANTED - Vash the Stampede - 60,000,000,000$$" is briefly shown three times. For episodes #18-26, however, this poster is replaced by one which reads "-EMERGENCY- EVACUATION ORDER! HUMANOID TYPHOON IS COMING". See more »

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Enjoyable!
12 May 2003 | by (Rochester, NY) – See all my reviews

This show caught my eye on Cartoon Network's Adult Swin late night block. I like the Old Western scenery mixed with hi-tech things. The characters are a bit simple-minded but still touched my soul. I felt connected to message of peace and life this show contains. Don't let the violence or anime stereotypes fool you, this show is everyone's choice to lead their own life and develop morals. Vash and Knives are the Ying and Yang of evil and good. There's much to be learned from their feelings and attitudes. I'd take a close look at the minds of these characters and also enjoy the humor this series tries to lighten the mood (sometimes saddening) with.


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