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Series cast summary:
Ken'ichi Suzumura ...
 Kamui Shirô (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Jun'ichi Suwabe ...
 Fûma Monô (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Ryôka Yuzuki ...
 Arashi Kishyu / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Fûma Monô (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Karen Kasumi (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Dave Mallow ...
 Seishirô Sakurazuka (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Mona Marshall ...
 Girl / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Bob Papenbrook ...
 Kanoe's Boss (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Kotori Monô (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Philece Sampler ...
 Tokiko Magami / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Arashi Kishû (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Tony Schnur ...
 Fisherman / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Steve Staley ...
 Kamui Shirô (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Satsuki Yatouji / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
Julie Ann Taylor ...
 Hokuto Sumeragi / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Basketball Player / ... (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Maid / ... (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo with the intention of facing his 'destiny'. Little does he know that his destiny will collide with that of his best friend's Written by DX Garten

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Two sides. Two choices. One future.


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(24 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Like other CLAMP anime and manga productions, X contains crossover references to other works by the group. Specifically, Subaru, Hokuto and Seishiro come from Tokyo Babylon, while the CLAMP campus originated in CLAMP Campus Detectives. See more »

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Kamui Shirô: [after Sorata talked about Kamui's mother] You came to Tokyo to die!
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Referenced in Clamp in Wonderland 2 (2007) See more »

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Secret Sorrow
by Kohei Koizumi
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Their destiny was foredained
29 October 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

At first "X" may look like about the fight between two opposing force, the Dragon of Heaven (Ten no Ryu) and the Dragon of Earth (Chi no Ryu) to prevent or cause the destruction of mankind. However, upon close inspection, it's actually more about the fate of those individuals who are unwillingly chosen by 'fate' to represent each side of the opposing forces.

The series is dark and depressing but all in all presents excellent character development and plot that stands above and beyond the movie version of the same name. A knowledge of "Tokyo Babylon" prior to watching this is helpful in understand some of the characters in here but is not extremely necessary.


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