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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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Yasuhiro Nightow
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Series cast summary:
Masaya Onosaka Masaya Onosaka ...  Vash the Stampede 26 episodes, 1998
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Vash the Stampeed / ... 26 episodes, 1998
Dean Wein ...  Additional Voices 25 episodes, 1998
Hiromi Tsuru ...  Meryl Stryfe 24 episodes, 1998
Satsuki Yukino Satsuki Yukino ...  Milly Thompson 24 episodes, 1998
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...  Meryl Strife 24 episodes, 1998
Lia Sargent ...  Milly Thompson 24 episodes, 1998
Kazuyuki Ishikawa Kazuyuki Ishikawa ...  Man / ... 22 episodes, 1998
Takashi Nagasako Takashi Nagasako ...  Man / ... 14 episodes, 1998
Shô Hayami Shô Hayami ...  Nicholas D. Wolfwood 13 episodes, 1998
Jeff Nimoy ...  Nicholas D. Wolfwood 11 episodes, 1998
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Storyline

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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Country:

Japan

Release Date:

January 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Trigun #1: The $$60,000,000,000 Man See more »

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Runtime:

| (26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The black cat that appears in every episode of Trigun is called "Kuroneko Sama" (which means "Lord Black Cat". The cat is a female and was a creation for one of Yasuhiro Nightow's first mangas (Japanese comic books) and he has stated that the cat is female. Her alternate name is "Kuroneko Kukan" or "Black Cat Space". She also makes a cameo in the video game "Wild ARMs: 2nd Ignition". See more »

Quotes

Vash the Stampede: You've just given me the answer!
[hugs her]
Meryl Stryfe: [pause] Uh, how long are you going to keep hugging me like this?
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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 SciBrySee 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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