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Outlaw Star 

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The adventures of an outlaw crew of an advanced starship.

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Hajime Yatate
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ayako Kawasumi ...  Melfina 27 episodes, 1998-1999
Bob Buchholz ...  Gene Starwind 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Bridget Hoffman ...  Clair / ... 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Emilie de Azevedo Brown ...  Melfina II 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Brianne Brozey ...  James 'Jim' Hawking 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Rica Matsumoto ...  James 'Jim' Hawking 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Yûko Miyamura Yûko Miyamura ...  Aisha Clanclan 26 episodes, 1998-1999
Lenore Zann ...  Aisha Clanclan 22 episodes, 1998-1999
Wendee Lee ...  Kei Pirate / ... 21 episodes, 1998-1999
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Storyline

Gene Starwind dreams of a life as an Outlaw, and fate smiles on him as he seems to suddenly wind up with a great job. But things go awry, and he finds himself the new owner of the fastest, most technologically advanced space ship in the galaxy. Unfortunately, it's stolen and the owners want it back Along with his partner Jim and the lovely Melfina, Gene must fight his way across the galaxy battling pirates, aliens and assassins as he attempts to discover the secrets of the Outlaw star. Written by Anonymous

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Future Hero Next Generation


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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Country:

Japan

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Japanese | English

Release Date:

15 January 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Seihô bukyô Autorô Sutâ See more »

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Production Co:

Sotsu Agency,Sunrise See more »
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Runtime:

| (26 episodes) | (26 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

Outlaw Star is based on a 1997 manga series of the same name by Takehiko Ito. That series is, in turn, a spin-off of an earlier parody manga series, also by Ito, called Space Hero Tales ("Uchuu Eiyuu Monogatari," also known in English as "Future-Retro Hero Story"). The Outlaw Star anime series has its own spin-off TV series, Angel Links. See more »

Quotes

Melfina I: [after getting out of the shower and putting on new clothes] How do you think this looks, Jim?
Jim Hawking: It's not bad, I guess.
Melfina I: [sits down next to him on the bed] Well, shall I sleep here tonight?
Jim Hawking: Yeah, OK.
Melfina I: Sleep with you?
Jim Hawking: No! No!
[pointing towards the other bed]
Jim Hawking: You use that bed. All right?
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Connections

Featured in Toonami: Mad Rhetoric (Walking Stick) (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Tsuki no Ie
(House of the Moon)
Second ending theme (episodes #14-25)
Performed by Akino Arai
Lyrics and music by Akino Arai
Arrangement by Hisaaki Hogari
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Great anime series soars through the stars.
24 July 2005 | by Aaron1375See all my reviews

I love this anime series, my only complaint is that it only lasted one season...then again the fact it was only on one season made it extremely easy to get the whole series on DVD as all I had to do was buy the box set. This anime features a guy and his kid sidekick as they start out as sort of trouble solvers. Being body guards, bounty hunting, name the price and they do it as long as it appears to be on the up and up. Well they take on a mysterious client that turns out to be an outlaw hence the journey into the stars commences. During this trip they find an android who seems almost human, they get into trouble with pirates, they commandeer a ship later named "The Outlaw Star", they run afoul of an alien beast woman, they get into trouble with an assassin, and they have many many action packed, but funny adventures on their way to solving the mysterious of something known as the Galactic Leyline. Like I said this series has it all...action, romance, and lots of humor to tickle your funny bone as well. The series starts out fast, stays fast in the middle and doesn't let up till the very end. Having the entire series uncut on DVD is pretty cool too, as the Japanese voices are a lot better especially Aisha Clan Clan who has a bit of an irritating voice in the American version.


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