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Kamina Ayato lives an ordinary life. He goes to school. He lives with his mother. He has schoolmates. But all of that changes one day when massive machines, known as the Dolem, attack the ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Jason Douglas ...  Masaru Gomi / ... 15 episodes, 2002
Hiro Shimono Hiro Shimono ...  Ayato Kamina 7 episodes, 2002
Aya Hisakawa ...  Haruka Shitow 7 episodes, 2002
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Kamina Ayato lives an ordinary life. He goes to school. He lives with his mother. He has schoolmates. But all of that changes one day when massive machines, known as the Dolem, attack the city of Tokyo with their destructive vocal powers. Caught up in the chaos, Ayato meets a mysterious girl named Mishima Reika. She leads him to the sanctuary, resting place of the RahXephon, a giant humanoid being with powers to counter those of the Dolem. Upon its awakening, Ayato finds himself synchronising with the machine and it takes him to the world beyond Tokyo. It seems that Tokyo, more precisely called Tokyo Jupiter, has been cut off from the rest of the world. Those living within the boundaries of Tokyo Jupiter believe that the rest of the world has been decimated, when in fact they live in a world controlled by the Mu. Now, facing the truth, Ayato must come to terms with his new reality, for he is a central element in the fate of mankind. Written by D. Rex

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dolem | rahxephon | anime | xephon | rah | See All (5) »

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Enter the new reality.


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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

21 January 2002 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Ра-Зефон See more »

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(26 episodes)

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The first episode opens to the overture of Wagner's "Die Meistersinger", which will later prove to be an important reference to the theme of Rahxephon - song factors heavily in this series, and the Rahxephon and the Dolems are master singers. See more »

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Quon: Dress me, please.
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Referenced in Anime-Gataris: Anime Club Finally Falls (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Yume no Tamago
(Egg of the Dream)
Lyrics, Music, and Arrangements by Ichiko Hashimoto
Vocals by Ichiko Hashimoto and Mayumi Hashimoto
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A bit of an Evangelion rip-off -- and that's certainly NOT a bad thing
29 July 2003 | by ryanbigmanSee all my reviews

I'm not going to give anything away nor try to even explain the plot. Believe me, just watch it! It is somewhat like the Evangelion series and made by ADV; it's got the whole Mecha thing going and has shown a lot of depth like Evangelion. The character design isn't bad. It's just beautifully done. Again, just watch it and don't miss out!


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