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Ao no 6-gou

Ao no 6-gou

Alternative Titles

English: Blue Submarine No. 6
Synonyms: Ao no 6-go, Ao no Rokugou, Ao no Rokugo
Japanese: 青の6号

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 25, 1998 to Mar 25, 2000
Duration: 32 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.201 (scored by 10690 users)
Ranked: #23712
Popularity: #1182
Members: 19,383
Favorites: 100
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action drama sci-fi

Synopsis

The once famous and well respected scientist Zorndyke has bred a new genre of living being, one that thrives on the oceans and lives to destroy humans. Zorndyke believes it is time that the humans were relieved of their rule of the earth. It is up to Blue Submarine No. 6 and the rest of the Blue fleet to put an end to Zorndyke's madness and creations.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Ao no 6-gou

Characters & Voice Actors

Hayami, Tetsu
Hayami, Tetsu
Main
De ambrosis, Massimo
Italian
De ambrosis, Massimo
Gouda, Hozumi
Japanese
Gouda, Hozumi
...
Kino, Mayumi
Kino, Mayumi
Main
Yukana
Japanese
Yukana
Reboul, Christelle
French
Reboul, Christelle
...
Mutio
Mutio
Supporting
Nagasawa, Miki
Japanese
Nagasawa, Miki
Bulara, Fernanda
Brazilian
Bulara, Fernanda
...
Verg
Verg
Supporting
Morikubo, Showtaro
Japanese
Morikubo, Showtaro
Mori, Simone
Italian
Mori, Simone

Staff

Maeda, Mahiro
Director, Storyboard, Key Animation, Mechanical Design
Tsuruoka, Yota
Sound Director
Tsurumaki, Kazuya
Storyboard, Key Animation
Murata, Range
Character Design, Mechanical Design



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Aug 5, 2009
thekindamad
Yet another anime I remember watching during my Toonami days. I remember not liking it very much when I was younger, due to the dark plot. But I've recently rewatched it again (years later) and I must say, this was a kickass anime.

I was rewarded with a great plot, jazzy music, excellent animation, and a good moral lesson.

The story itself had a pretty interesting and original twist on the End of the World genre of movies. With the theme's of man vs nature and such (it does this much better then The Happening, but that isn't very hard to do).
I only wish that they'd read more
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Feb 16, 2010
Brainless906
I dont generally do reviews but nows as good of a time as any to start, that being said this is my first review and you may find it a little odd in comparison to most however i'll just keep doing them in my own 'brainless' way.

Story: The story, which i'm not going to any detail about, is border-line amazing though it doesn't seem very "whole". I say amazing because I've never really seen anything quite like it, that is to say it is quite unique and quite creative. However it does seem to have a lot of holes, much seems to go unexplained. Because read more
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Recommendations

Both are produced by Gonzo and have the character design of Range Murata.
Deep, beautiful, mature, and futuristic series of the adventure, action, and sci-fi genre.
Both anime have a specific setting (air in Last Exile, water in Blue Submarine # 6).
Also, in both the main girl is a redhead.
Similarities:

Both involves a situation where mankind is under threat from very strange sea going life forms.

Both have the same battle at sea kind of thing.

Both have the same, sci-fi, action and dystopian genre.

Dissimilarities:

One is a full 12 episode anime while the other is a 4 episode OVA.

The characters in one anime are compose of high school kids, while the other is compose of mostly grown-ups.

Opening Theme

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Ending Theme

"Mina Soko ni Nemure (みなそこに眠れ)" by The Thrill ft. Yukarie

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