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Star Ocean EX

Star Ocean EX

Alternative Titles

English: Star Ocean EX
Japanese: スターオーシャンEX

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 3, 2001 to Sep 25, 2001
Producers: Studio Deen
Duration: 22 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 6.711 (scored by 3825 users)
Ranked: #41382
Popularity: #2267
Members: 7,555
Favorites: 29
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Popular Tags

adventure fantasy game shounen

Synopsis

Claude C. Kenni, a crewmember on the spaceship Calnus and son of the commander of the ship, is transported to Expel, a backwards planet with swords and magic. He teams up with Rena Lanford, who thinks he is the legendary Warrior of Light, and other characters to investigate the Sorcery Globe, a meteorite that has been causing problems all over the world.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Star Ocean: The Second Story

Characters & Voice Actors

Anchors, Ashton
Anchors, Ashton
Main
Seki, Tomokazu
Japanese
Seki, Tomokazu
Khouth, Gabe
English
Khouth, Gabe
...
C. Kenni, Crawd
C. Kenni, Crawd
Main
Hill, Matt
English
Hill, Matt
Yuuki, Hiro
Japanese
Yuuki, Hiro
...
Jules, Celine
Jules, Celine
Main
Terzo, Venus
English
Terzo, Venus
Kingetsu, Mami
Japanese
Kingetsu, Mami
Lanford, Rena
Lanford, Rena
Main
Iizuka, Mayumi
Japanese
Iizuka, Mayumi
Bouma, Nicole
English
Bouma, Nicole
...

Staff

Watanabe, Hiroshi
Director, Storyboard
Yoshida, Shunji
Director
Kikuta, Hiromi
Sound Director
Kamitsubo, Ryouki
Episode Director



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Mar 15, 2007
cutepiku
The story of Star Ocean EX is completely based on the first disc of the PSX game, Star Ocean: The Second Story.
In the game, you can pick to play from either the point of view of Rena, or Claude. The anime chooses to follow Claude.

Story
Claude C. Kenni is a young ensign on a mission with his father. When they arrive on a strange planet, Claude decides to prove his worth, and inspect a mysterious object on his own, against his fathers protests. When Claude comes into contact with this object, he is transported to the underdeveloped planet, Expel, where he mets Rena Lanford. Rena believes read more
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Nov 29, 2009
Bishounen_Hunter
Star Ocean is an adventure-comedy anime suitable for children. It's based off of a video game [which I've never seen or played since I'm not a gamer]. The maturity level is a little greater than Pokemon...not by much, though I must say I still liked it and I think older people would like this show as well. So long as you don't compare it to the video game or expect it to be this wonderfully sophisticated piece of work.

~ Art
The art is kinda amateurish looking though it's not totally bad. Use of lines, shape and proportion are all OK, however the actual shading is pretty read more
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Recommendations

Good fantasy line, somewhat similar relations.
A guy from another dimension came to other world, meet new friends and become a hero.

Opening Theme

"To the light" by Amika Hattan

Ending Theme

"Hearts" by Saori Nishihata

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