Ginga Hyouryuu Vifam

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Synonyms: Round Vernian Vifam, Galactic Drifter Vifam, Space Castaways Vifam
Japanese: 銀河漂流バイファム


Type: TV
Episodes: 46
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 21, 1983 to Sep 21, 1984
Premiered: Fall 1983
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: MechaMecha, SpaceSpace
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 7.481 (scored by 935935 users)
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Ranked: #18322
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Popularity: #8459
Members: 4,529
Favorites: 24

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AD. 2058, on the Clayad which was the 3rd planet of the Ypserlon system, which was 43 light years away from Earth, suddently aliens raided the planet.The emigrants on the Clayad had to escape from the planet. Because of the confusion during the escape, the children were strayed from their parents and got in the training space ship, Janous. With a lot of sacrifices, they managed to arrive at 4th planet Belwick. However, the Belwick had been already in the war. Therefore, the 13 children had to go to the Earth by themselves.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ueda, Masuo
Kanda, Takeyuki
Director, Storyboard, Creator
Nishimura, Junji
Episode Director, Storyboard
Fujiwara, Ryouji
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Hello, Vifam" by TAO

Ending Theme

"Never Give Up" by TAO


Apr 16, 2017
Vifam can be best described as a show that settles upon simple concepts and focuses on executing them as well as possible. The show has a simple premise: humanity has expanded out into the galaxy and has come into contact with an alien race, over time war broke out between humanity and them, a group of children( from ages 4 to 15) got separated from their parents in the fighting, and we follow them as they go on an adventure through space to find them again. They learn to defend themselves, make hard decisions, and grow up a lot along the way.

These children and ...
Jun 4, 2016
This is a quick review to let people know that this anime is terribly underrated. Not a lot of people have watched it so I guess it’s only recently been subbed. But I seriously recommend it. For a 1983 mecha, it features the best animation and characterization of the genre for years to come. In that decade, the flowing animation and clear character designs were rivaled only by OVA's and movies. I kept googling it and double-checking just to see if I wasn’t watching a 90’s/00’s remake by accident. You’ll watch this and wonder how Macross (slightly earlier) and Zeta Gundam (two years later) managed ...
Feb 13, 2010
Being an obscure title from the 80s, I didn't have high hopes for this series, however, I found myself pleasantly surprised.


In the future, Humanity has reached out into space and colonised two other planets. The story begins on the most recently colonised planet, as it falls under attack by alien forces. The civilian population proceeds to evactuate and amidst the chaos of battle, the training ship Janus takes flight across the galaxy. It's crew number just over a dozen, most of whom are children.

Essentially, this is a story about 13 children, their travels across the galaxy, and the effect they have on the war. It's ...

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