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Saber Marionette J

Saber Marionette J

Alternative Titles

English: Saber Marionette J
Japanese: セイバーマリオネットJ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 25
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 1, 1996 to Mar 25, 1997
Duration: 25 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.491 (scored by 6492 users)
Ranked: #14742
Popularity: #1617
Members: 12,209
Favorites: 99
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Popular Tags

adventure comedy harem sci-fi

Synopsis

In the distant future, since the Earth has become overpopulated, efforts to find and colonize on other planets have begun. However, one of the ships, the "Mesopotamia" malfunctions and all but 6 of its inhabitants are all killed. the remaining 6 manage to escape to a nearby planet named "Terra ll ", which is similar to Earth in many respects. However, all of them are male. Therefore, as to not let their efforts go to waste, they begin to set up 6 countries and to reproduce through cloning and genetic engineering. however, there are still no women, and to make up for it, thy create lifelike advanced female androids called "Marionettes" which do everyday chores and work. However, they are all emotionless machines. But one day, a ordinary boy named Otaru finds and awakens 3 special battle type Marionettes that have emotions due to a "Maiden Circuit" within them. It's up to him then to teach them and allow their emotions to grow, and when a nearby country threatens with world domination, it's up to to Otaru and his "human" Marionettes to protect their country.

Related Anime

Adaptation: Saber Marionette J
Sequel: Saber Marionette J Again
Alternative setting: Saber Marionette R

Characters & Voice Actors

Lime
Lime
Main
Hayashibara, Megumi
Japanese
Hayashibara, Megumi
O'hara, Maggie Blue
English
O'hara, Maggie Blue
...
Cherry
Cherry
Main
Shiratori, Yuri
Japanese
Shiratori, Yuri
Oliver, Nicole
English
Oliver, Nicole
...
Bloodberry
Bloodberry
Main
Hiramatsu, Akiko
Japanese
Hiramatsu, Akiko
Henderson, Saffron
English
Henderson, Saffron
Tiger
Tiger
Main
Terzo, Venus
English
Terzo, Venus
Takano, Urara
Japanese
Takano, Urara
...

Staff

Shimoda, Masami
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Sayama, Kiyoko
Episode Director, Storyboard
Sugiyama, Keiichi
Episode Director
Sekita, Osamu
Episode Director, Storyboard



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Aug 20, 2010
LiLSatan
Man~ it sure is good to re-watch some old anime sometimes, too much 720p-1080p is bad for your health (hehe). Specially if its Sci-fi, Comedy and Romance... well the action is not bad either.

Story:
The story revolves around Otaru Mamiya and his three Marionettes named Lime, Cherry and Bloodberry, but they are not just an ordinary ordinary marionettes, they have a system called "Maiden Circuit" that act like the source of their emotion thats why they can laugh and cry. A futuristic setting in a planet named Terra - II in the country of Japones where there are no female and all male are born from read more
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Dec 20, 2008
EmperorJ
Saber Marionette J can be described as a Sci-Fi-Harem-Comedy that is basically light-hearted with a bit of action thrown in. The story is about Otaru, three female androids called Marionettes, and there struggles to cope in a world without actual women.

It came to be this way because of an accident on a colonization ship that left six men alive on the surface, and they use genetics to populate the planet of Terra II. The direct clones of the six survivors rule the six nations that exist on the planet, Otaru being from Japoness which looks like feudal Japan.

Otaru tries to grow the personality of read more
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Recommendations

Non-human girls with feelings ^^ Both series are cute, funny and amazing!
reportRecommended by lirie - Add to favorites
Pretty much the same plot. A guy awakes 3 robots girls and they fall in love with him.

Opening Theme

"Successful Mission" by Megumi Hayashibara

Ending Theme

#01: "I'll Be There" by Megumi Hayashibara (eps 1-24,26)
#02: "Izayoi" by Megumi Hayashibara (ep 25)

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