"Serial Experiments Lain"
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Season: 1
Year: 1998


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Weird

6 July 1998
People are getting emails from a girl that killed herself last week (Chisa Yomoda), which claim that she only gave up her body, but is actually still alive inside the Wired, and that God is also there. After getting one of these emails, the introverted Lain becomes interested in computers and she ask her father for a new NAVI.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 2: Girls

13 July 1998
Accela - a designer drug born of nanotechnology - is a big hit with the club kids, but what's that got to do with Lain? Only a madman who painted the dance floor with blood can answer that question - and he's dead.
Shinpo Chiba ... Deliveryman (voice)
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 3: Psyche

20 July 1998
Lain has questions about a computer chip someone left in her locker, and her Dad's not talking. Some kids at the club say they know all about it - but they want a piece of Lain's wired wild side.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Michael McCarty ... Cop (voice: English version) (as Devon Michaels)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 4: Religion

27 July 1998
The more involved with computers she becomes, the more Lain begins to transform. In the cybernetic cocoon that was once her room, she's hard at work blurring the lines between reality and the wired.
Kaori Shimizu ... Lain Iwakura (voice)
Ryûnosuke Ôbayashi ... Yasuo Iwakura (voice)
Rei Igarashi ... Miho Iwakura (voice)
Ayako Kawasumi ... Mika Iwakura (voice)
Yôko Asada ... Arisu Mizuki (voice)
Chiharu Tezuka ... Reika Yamamoto (voice)
Manabi Mizuno ... Juri Kato (voice)
Kazuo Chikada ... JJ (voice)
Takumi Yamazaki ... Man in Black (voice)
Kuniko Yoshioka ... S (voice)
Ayako Kurosaki ... Woman's Voice (voice)
Keichi Igarashi ... Young Boy A (voice)
Kenji Nojima ... Young Boy B (voice)
Miki Itô ... Baby Girl (Adult Voice) (voice)
Haruka Tsunezumi ... Baby Girl (voice)
Kazuhiko Inoue ... Man's Voice (voice)
Madoka Akita ... (voice)
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)
Tamotsu Nishiwaki ... (voice)

Season 1, Episode 5: Distortion

3 August 1998
Lain's friends suspect her involvement in a series of computer errors that caused a lethal traffic accident. Meanwhile, her sister is haunted by mysterious messages demanding that she "fulfill the prophecy".
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 6: Kids

10 August 1998
When an image of herself appears in the clouds, the "real" Lain enters the wired on a search for answers. Her quest leads to a "child-killer" scientist whose devious work is being exploited by the Knights.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 7: Society

17 August 1998
Covert agents in black suits take Lain in for questioning. When the interrogation hits too close to home, Lain flips from real to wired in the blink of an eye.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 8: Rumors

24 August 1998
Lain's unsavory behavior within the wired turns her into an outcast at school. Confused and alone, Lain investigates her own cyber-lifestyle only to be shocked by a voyeuristic incarnation of herself.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 9: Protocol

31 August 1998
A DJ at the club passes Lain a plain brown envelope containing a computer chip of unknown origins. Hoping to learn more about the clandestine technology, Lain abducts a young boy for a "date."
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 10: Love

7 September 1998
Lain encounters a man who call himself the "god" of the wired, and members of the Knights all across the world log on to participate in a cryptic mass suicide.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 11: Infornography

14 September 1998
Lain risks a meltdown by uploading a Navi clone into her own brain. Later, the border between reality and the wired is threatened when Lain forces the world forget a secret that never should have been revealed.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 12: Landscape

21 September 1998
"God" preaches that our bodies are simply an obstacle preventing the evolution of mankind. An exhausted Lain appears willing to sacrifice her own flesh and blood until Alice convinces her to take a stand against the digitalized deity.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

Season 1, Episode 13: Ego

28 September 1998
Lain's guilt over the havoc caused by her interaction within the wired provokes her to take drastic - and irreversible - action.
Bridget Hoffman ... Lain Iwakura (voice: English version) (as Ruby Marlowe)

Dan Martin ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)

Randy McPherson ... Various voices (English Dub) (as Sean Mitchell)

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