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Juusenki L-Gaim


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Heavy Metal L-Gaim
Japanese: 重戦機エルガイム

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 54
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 4, 1984 to Feb 23, 1985
Premiered: Winter 1984
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Sotsu, Starchild Records
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Original
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.891 (scored by 394 users)
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Ranked: #37252
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Popularity: #5328
Members: 2,070
Favorites: 7
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Synopsis

In the Pentagona System, a young man by the name of Daba Myroad leads a rebellion against Pentagona's leader, Oldna Poseidal. Daba's not alone however, meeting a large number of allies along his journey and having in his possession the powerful L-Gaim, a white Heavy Metal left to him by his father.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kyao, Mirao
Kyao, Mirao
Main
Ootsuka, Houchuu
Japanese
Ootsuka, Houchuu
Amu, Fanneria
Amu, Fanneria
Main
Honda, Chieko
Japanese
Honda, Chieko
Myroad, Daba
Myroad, Daba
Main
Hiramatsu, Hirokazu
Japanese
Hiramatsu, Hirokazu
Gablae, Gavlet
Gablae, Gavlet
Supporting
Hayami, Show
Japanese
Hayami, Show

Staff

Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Director, Storyboard, Original Creator
Imagawa, Yasuhiro
Imagawa, Yasuhiro
Episode Director, Storyboard
Iuchi, Shuji
Iuchi, Shuji
Episode Director, Storyboard
Oonogi, Hiroshi
Oonogi, Hiroshi
Script


Edit Opening Theme

#1: "L-Gaim~ TIME FOR L-GAIM (エルガイム-Time for L.GAIM-)" by MIO (eps 1-25)
#2: "Kaze no No Reply (風のノー・リプライ)" by Mami Ayukawa (eps 26-54)

Edit Ending Theme

"Starlight Shower (スターライト・シャワー)" by MIO



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roothands
Sep 1, 2013
One of my favorite movie critics once wrote, "if a movie is this entertaining, can it really be considered BAD?" He was talking about the film "Dreamcatcher", but I think that sentiment could easily be applied to Heavy Metal L-GAIM.

I will start off by saying that no, L-GAIM is not really a good anime. But it IS entertaining, and if you are a big fan of either Yoshiyuki Tomino or Mamoru Nagano, I would consider this a must-watch series. L-GAIM was the series that Sunrise released right before Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam and some of the characters (Daba Myroad and Fanelia Amu for example) superficially read more
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Quiddity131
Mar 13, 2016
Heavy Metal L-Gaim was one of several mecha series director Yoshiyuki Tomino created during the mid-80’s before Sunrise had him working on Gundam practically full-time. As such it provides you with an original story that while sharing certain similarities to his other works, is completely self-contained and can be watched at any time.

L-Gaim takes place in the Pentagona system, a system of several planets, ruled by the immortal Oldna Poseidal. The show focuses in particular on Daba Myroad, a teenage boy who pilots the titular mecha L-Gaim, and his various friends including the goofy Mirao Kyao, the aspiring actress Fanneria Amu, former member of the read more
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