Dirty Pair no Ooshoubu: Nolandia no Nazo

Dirty Pair: Affair of Nolandia

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Synonyms: Dirty Pair no Daishoubu: Nolandia no Nazo, WWWA Dirty Pair no Ooshoubu: Nolandia no Nazo
Japanese: ダーティペアの大勝負 ノーランディアの謎
English: Dirty Pair: Affair of Nolandia
German: Dirty Pair: Affäre Nolandia
French: Dirty Pair: L'affaire de Nolandia
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 20, 1985
Producers: Studio Nue
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: DetectiveDetective
Duration: 55 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 6.371 (scored by 19391,939 users)
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Ranked: #71582
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Popularity: #7747
Members: 4,515
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The Dirty Pair are traveling to the planet of Ookbar in search of a missing girl. Kei and Yuri have traced Missinie to the forest of Nolandia, but their investigations have stalled thanks to the less-than-helpful Chief of Security. But the Dirty Pair have never let a little bureaucracy stand in their way.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Tonguu, Kyouko


Shimazu, Saeko


Makishima, Naoki


Ikeda, Masaru


Han, Keiko


Ginga, Banjou

Gallan, Samara

Fujita, Toshiko


Macek, Carl
Producer, ADR Director
Okuwaki, Masaharu
Director, Storyboard
Yamada, Etsuji
Sound Director
Ito, Kazunori


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Ending Theme

"Ai Everlasting (愛・everlasting)" by Yasuko Maki (槇泰子)

May 23, 2007
Stormy_77 (All reviews)
Kei and Yuri, the intrepid Dirty Pai ... er, I mean, Lovely Angels are assigned to find a missing girl. Kei and Yuri have traced Missinie to the forest of Nolandia, but their investigations have stalled thanks to the less-than-helpful Chief of Security with a hidden agenda.

The plot moves along at a snails pace. Questions are posed but not answered. Due to the nature of the mystery, half the movie is set as illusions experienced by various characters which only bogs down the plot even more. It takes a while for the mystery to be solved.

Animation is ok as it is dated animation. English Voice read more
Nov 8, 2010
tnelson027 (All reviews)
I felt that the seriousness of the OVA distracted me from the plot a bit. Dirty Pair shouldn't be this serious, although it was quite a bit more lighthearted than the previous OVA. However, the plot was neither rushed, nor dragged along, with convincing plot twists to keep me interested. Additionally, the plot was very hard to read.

The visuals were pleasing, living up to the crisp animation quality of the series. This OVA was a bit more fearless about pushing the limits of the characters' bodies, going so far as to, at least to me, imply that Kei dreamed about getting tentacle raped, a read more
Jun 13, 2014
stoopid_engineer (All reviews)
The original Dirty Pair TV series made me a bit confused. It was rather... silly, I can't find another word to describe its overall mood. In some episodes the plot moves were strange, in others they were wierd, there were also some so-called "Big Lipped Alligator Moments" or BLAMs for short.

And so it was in "Nolandia no Nazo". This anime is full of plot holes, strange plot twists, some wierd scenes are also present. Yeah, like this scene in the beginning with Kei and Yuri both nude and merging one into another (which makes me think about some sort of hidden message here, like the read more
Jan 1, 2021
ktulu007 (All reviews)
The Dirty Pair is a franchise I'm not super familiar with. I've talked about it before, all of once. This time around, I'm looking at an earlier instalment in the franchise. This one is actually older than me, it was released in late 1985. Let's take another look at this classic franchise.

We open with a young girl being told to use her power. This quickly results in a plane crash. Shortly after, our heroines are being sent to a planet with only a small habitable area to find a young girl. They find her missing and take to a perilous jungle filled with strange read more


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