Saint Seiya: Meiou Hades Meikai-hen

Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter - Inferno

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 聖闘士星矢 冥王ハーデス冥界編
English: Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter - Inferno
Spanish: Saint Seiya Los Caballeros del Zodiaco: Hades Infierno
French: Saint Seiya: Les Chevaliers du Zodiaque: Chapitre Hadès, Inferno
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 17, 2005 to Feb 6, 2007
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: MythologyMythology
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.761 (scored by 3163231,632 users)
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Ranked: #10852
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Popularity: #3098
Members: 51,172
Favorites: 168

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Seiya and the rest of the Bronze and Gold Saints who have survived the Sanctuary battle have entered the world of the Dead. They are fighting to get to Hades and defeat him.

(Source: ANN)

Characters & Voice Actors


Katsumata, Tomoharu
Director, Storyboard
Sasaki, Noriyo
Episode Director
Duclos, Didier
Cruz, Ricardo
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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"Megami no Senshi ~Pegasus Forever~" by Marina del Ray

Ending Theme

"Takusu mono he" by Matsuzawa Yumi


Mar 15, 2021
1/1 Movie Watched (Español Disponible)
This is one of the most emotional parts that this anime has had so far, I have cried so much that my sentimental bond with this anime is so special. I love how the determination of these characters reaches the point of collective sacrifice for a just cause.
This anime didn't think it was going to be emotional but the story, the sound, the development of the characters is impressive. I really love the direction the anime is taking, despite the turn the anime takes that Hades enters Shun's body and Ikki tries to protect him at an early age, so far ...
May 8, 2020
General: (7.55 / 10)

I missed the second of the three installments under the "Hades" arc.
This time it was also entertaining, but I feel that its prequel is still a step higher than "Chapter - Inferno", since although we have had good moments of drama as the final outcome with the sacrifice of the golden knights, and even history Orpheo. The battles themselves were not too memorable, I feel that the antagonists in this case the "ghosts" left much to be desired and did not give a great sense of danger or depth of characters, with the exception of Radamanthys who was one step above the ...
Jul 25, 2023
Mixed Feelings
In fact, this OVA is, like this anime, rather boring.

I completely understand that this universe and these characters can be so appreciated by the public, but personally I found this part rather slow and frankly the pace suffers quite a bit since the events take far too long to move forward for my taste, to the point where we quickly lose interest in what's going on.
Admittedly, there are some twists in the plot and some battles, but they're clearly not well-paced, animated or narrated enough to get me back into the story. From the very first episodes, I was hooked and never managed to get ...

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