Seikai no Senki

Japanese name: Seikai no Senki Seikai no Senki TV Series image
Japanese name: 星界の戦旗
English name: A Record of the Star World War; Banner of the Stars
Dates: April 14, 2000-July 14, 2000
November 5, 2003-November 21, 2003 (United States)
Broadcast time: Wednesday, 19:30-19:55 (7:30-7:55 pm)
Number of episodes: 13
Animation Studio: Sunrise
Production Company: Bandai Visual, Sunrise
Broadcaster: WOWOW
Tech TV (United States)
Creator(s): Hiroyuki Morioka (novel series)
Series Director: Yasuchika Nagaoka
Episode Director(s):
Planning: Tsutomu Makiya (series composition), Takeda Yuuichirou (series composition)
Writer(s): Tsutomu Makiya, Takeda Yuuichirou
Art Director: Tomoaki Okada
Art Design: Ritsuko Utagawa (color), Sayoko Yokoyama (color)
Character Designer(s): Keisuke Watabe, Kunihiko Inoue (mecha), Mitsuru Ohwa (mecha), Yasuhiro Moriki (mecha)
Sound: Katsuyoshi Kobayashi (director)
Voice Actors
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Genre(s): adventure, science fiction, space travel, war
Home Video
Japan: DVD (BCBA-0541-0544 (incomplete release))
VHS (BES-2606-2609 (incomplete release))
United States: DVD (Bandai Entertainment, 3 discs)
Note(s): This is a sequel to the Seikai no Monshou (1999) series. It is continued by the Seikai no Senki II (2001) series.

To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Seikai no Senki go to the Chronology of Animation.

Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

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Last update: December 19, 2009
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