14-year-old Shinji Ikari is delivered to the underground base of the secret organization NERV at the request of his father, where he is handed the burden of piloting a giant synthetic craft to save the city of Tokyo-3 from certain doom at the hands of an invading beast called an Angel. Written by
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So, you're asking me to take this thing and go out there and fight?!
How could you do this to me?! I thought you didn't want me! Why?! Why did you have to call me now, father?!
Because I have a use for you.
A different version of "Fly Me to the Moon" is played in each episode. See more
Thesis for a Cruel Angel
Performed by Yôko Takahashi See more