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English: Ozma
Synonyms: Ozuma
Japanese: オズマ


Type: TV
Episodes: 6
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 17, 2012 to Apr 21, 2012
Premiered: Spring 2012
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Original
Genres: Action, Sci-Fi
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.171 (scored by 5,372 users)
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Ranked: #60822
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Popularity: #2595
Members: 11,088
Favorites: 6
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Episodes: /6


In the far future, the elevated irradiation from the sun has destroyed the environment of the earth and the birthrate of humans has drastically decreased. The government controls society with an army of cloned soldiers called "Ideal Children (IC)". Sam Coyne is a trader in a desert. One day, he saves a beautiful woman Maya, who has been chased by Theseus, a corps of IC. He shelters her in his trade ship, but the destroyers of Theseus surround Sam and Maya.


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Characters & Voice Actors

Coyne, Sam
Coyne, Sam
Kakihara, Tetsuya
Kakihara, Tetsuya
Fujimura, Ayumi
Fujimura, Ayumi
Tanaka, Rie
Tanaka, Rie
Tanaka, Atsuko
Tanaka, Atsuko


Takahashi, Ryosuke
Takahashi, Ryosuke
Ikezoe, Takahiro
Ikezoe, Takahiro
Kameyama, Toshiki
Kameyama, Toshiki
Sound Director
Takegami, Junki
Takegami, Junki
Script, Series Composition

More episodes Episodes(6/6)

Episode Title Aired
1 The Sand Whale
Suna no Kujira (砂のクジラ)
Mar 17, 2012
2 Diving Limit
Senkou Genkai (潜航限界)
Mar 24, 2012
3 A Thousand Years of Doubt
Chitose no Mayoi (千年の迷い)
Mar 31, 2012
4 To the Ends of the Earth
Chi no Hate made (地の果てまで)
Apr 7, 2012
5 The Masked Man
Kamen no Otoko (仮面の男)
Apr 14, 2012

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"Neverland" by F.T. Island

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"Utagoe (ウタゴエ)" by Minami Kizuki

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Apr 27, 2012
Ozuma is an anime that starts with potential, unfortunately it suffers from a crippling flaw; it's just too short.

The first thing you'll notice is the very old looking character designs, this is because it is based on the unpublished script by Leiji Matsumoto from the 1980's. Some might be put off by them, especially if you have only watched anime post 2000, but I think it provides a good example of how anime has changed visually over the years, and would hope that people would not avoid the series because of the old art. The animation was of a good quality throughout the run, and read more
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Mar 18, 2012
First of all, I feel I should remind any reader that this anime is by Leiji Matsumoto... that's the same guy that did the Harlock Saga if that name drew a blank for you. So, if you like his stuff, you will like this anime. For me, he has been hit-or-miss, so we shall see.

Story AND characters, there are many elements of a typical Leiji Matsumoto storyline. We have a near ruined, desert-like landscape, intrepid, young hero with scruffy hair, lovely, delicate-looking, young woman in danger, spunky but still pretty girl, Lady captain of the "good" ship that looks completely like all the other read more
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May 17, 2015
OZMA is your stereotypical apocalyptic-type story, where the world is pure desert and people must live in cities near an oasis. The conflict is centered on the titular OZMA figure that appear to be a beast that has terrorized the high sands for centuries. The majority of the action take place on the ship that the main characters reside on and centers on their interaction with the "Ideal Children" empire and their princess.

Story(6)-The story is okayish, I guess. While the overall plot is decent and such I would have loved to see more of the apocalyptic culture. Oh well, I guess there's Mad Max. read more
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Mar 18, 2012
Well one of the first animes I was curious about for spring has launched it's first episode. The story evolves around a guy named Sam who seems to be searching for a creature called ''OZUMA'' but on his travels he sees a girl being attacked. Then it goes like the well known ''guy saves girl from bad guys'' thing. As far as the rest is concerned it's not that special and the story so far isn't anything that interesting yet.

What I do would like to talk about are some of the charachters, For instance the main charachter Sam Coin. Now for all of u that read more
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