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Japanese: ジェノサイバー
French: Geno Cyber
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: May 24, 1994 to Jul 21, 1994
Producers: Bandai Visual
Studios: Artmic
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, HorrorHorror, Sci-FiSci-Fi, SuspenseSuspense
Themes: GoreGore, MechaMecha, PsychologicalPsychological
Duration: 30 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 5.781 (scored by 1109711,097 users)
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Ranked: #97572
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Popularity: #3489
Members: 35,781
Favorites: 138


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As the nations of the world begin to merge, world peace is threatened by the private armies of individual corporations. The Kuryu Group has just discovered a weapon that will tip world power in their favor. The Genocyber: a nightmarish combination of cybernetics and psychic potential. Many desire to control this monstrosity, but can its hatred be contained... Battle erupts, and the cyberpunk world of the future is about to explode with violence.

(Source: ANN)


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Reed, Elaine

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Seki, Toshihiko


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Reed, Diana

Hiramatsu, Akiko


Shinohara, Emi


Nishihara, Kumiko

Reed, Kenneth

Katou, Seizou


Wakamoto, Norio



Kuryu, Genichiro

Ooki, Tamio



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Ending Theme

1: "Fairy Dreamin" by Sayuri Shimizu (eps 1,3,5)
2: "Instead of Standing Here Alone" by Sayuri Shimizu (eps 2)
3: "Because I'm Coming to See You" by Mami Ito (eps 4)

Dec 1, 2008
Although most viewers who have seen this anime, Genocyber, either degrade it as poor quality or average, I would personally say that this anime can be seen as a masterpiece. It tells of a story of a young girl who forcefully is manipulated by science and her life changes forever. She must face her own internal memories, as well as those who could plunge the world into destruction. Eventually, man is too greedy and in the end, the world is nearly destroyed because of his arrogance and his miscalculation of his own intellect, and that he brought Genocyber into the world. This humanoid would virtually ...
Apr 3, 2015

Genocyber is famous among hardcore otaku as being one of the goriest anime ever made! Does that make it good? Unfortunately...not really. Genocyber had decent art, a cliche but workable premise, and a writer that was completely insane, but had some good ideas rattling around somewhere deep in the back of his brain. Unfortunately, this 3 part OVA is one giant train wreck where each portion is progressively worse than the last. The first part was bad, but you can almost see what the writer wanted to do and you can tell he IS trying. The second part is much sloppier, abandons all effort or ...
Apr 8, 2012
Mixed Feelings
Released in 1993, Genocyber is a heavily reworked adaption of a short lived and abruptly cancelled manga of the same name.

Although the series itself as a whole is a fairly unwieldy, inconsistent mishmash of episodes, the arcs split into their own selves result in some shades of genuine genius clashing with unfortunate mediocrity.

The first (and most well known) episode consists of two sisters, one that has artificial limbs and the other incapable of speech. Although there are elements of Akira and other grim dystopian works of fiction, this particular episode succeeds in creating a gritty, nightmarish vibe with easily the nastiest and most violent ...

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