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Knights of Sidonia 

Sidonia no Kishi (original title)
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A thousand years after the destruction of Earth by gigantic aliens called Gauna, mankind is living on massive spaceships. One of these space ships is Sidonia, which is protected by large pilot controlled exosuits called Gardes.
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Series cast summary:
Pete Sepenuk Pete Sepenuk ...  Ochiai 14 episodes, 2014-2015
Ryôta Ôsaka Ryôta Ôsaka ...  Nagate Tanikaze 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Takahiro Sakurai ...  Norio Kunato 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Aya Suzaki Aya Suzaki ...  Shizuka Hoshijiro / ... 12 episodes, 2014
Aki Toyosaki Aki Toyosaki ...  Izana Shinatose 12 episodes, 2014
Sayaka Ôhara Sayaka Ôhara ...  Captain Kobayashi 12 episodes, 2014
Ayane Sakura ...  Female Announcer / ... 12 episodes, 2014
Tomohiro Tsuboi Tomohiro Tsuboi ...  Ichiro Seii 11 episodes, 2014
Hisako Kanemoto Hisako Kanemoto ...  Yuhata Midorikawa 11 episodes, 2014
Satomi Arai Satomi Arai ...  Lalah Hiyama 11 episodes, 2014
Nanako Mori Nanako Mori ...  Controller / ... 11 episodes, 2014
Christopher Corey Smith ...  Kashiwade Aoki 11 episodes, 2014
Eri Kitamura Eri Kitamura ...  Honoka Series 10 episodes, 2014
Atsuko Tanaka ...  Samari Ittan 10 episodes, 2014
Kôsuke Toriumi Kôsuke Toriumi ...  Kouichi Tsuruuchi 9 episodes, 2014
Takehito Koyasu ...  Ochiai 8 episodes, 2014
Sôma Saitô Sôma Saitô ...  Mochikuni Akai / ... 8 episodes, 2014
Reba Buhr ...  Numi Tahiro 7 episodes, 2014-2015
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A thousand years ago, our solar system was destroyed by gigantic shapeshifting-aliens called Gauna. The human race created massive spaceships before it, they each voyaged to find a planet where they can live in peace. This story is one of spaceship named Sidonia fights against Gauna, with the central focus on Nagate Tanikaze who is a enigmatic teenage boy becomes one of pilots of guardian-robots, and grows up to be Flying Ace called "Knight of Sidonia".

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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

April 2014 (Japan) See more »

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Polygon Pictures See more »
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DTS (Blu-ray version)| Stereo (Broadcast)

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16:9 HD
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Also known as the Netflix Original "Knights of Sidonia" Anime that has been dubbed in English. See more »

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Performed by Eri Kitamura
Lyrics by Eri Kitamura and Eiji Kawai
Music and Arrangement by Eiji Kawai
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Worth your time.
7 July 2014 | by r_eternal1999See all my reviews

This series has what it takes to become one of the best animes in recent memory. Haven't been into anime for a very long time (wife and 2 kids will do that), but I saw the Netflix trailer and decided to give it a try over the 4th of July weekend.

In a word: Awesome.

The story, animation and the backdrop are all top notch. The plot is bleak but offers glimmers of hope and the action scenes are absolutely stunning. Very interesting developments going on between the characters and I really loved the way that Season 1 wrapped up. The fact that the story deals with mature themes and the trademark anime goofy moments are kept to a bare minimum is a big plus to me personally.

I highly recommend it if you're looking for an excellent new series to get into and if you're into anime especially of the mecha variety, it's an absolute no-brainer.

I'm highly anticipating Season 2 this fall.


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