Druaga no Tou: The Aegis of Uruk

Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk

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Synonyms: Druaga no Tou: The Aegis of Uruk
Japanese: ドルアーガの塔 〜the Aegis of URUK〜
English: Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk
German: The Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk
Spanish: The Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk
French: The Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 5, 2008 to Jun 21, 2008
Premiered: Spring 2008
Broadcast: Saturdays at 01:15 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.131 (scored by 5180451,804 users)
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Ranked: #35832
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Popularity: #1840
Members: 119,293
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It is said that every few years, there is what's known as the "Summer of Anu." During that summer, thanks to the divine protection of the sky-god Anu, all of the demons in the tower lose their power. The country of Uruk has begun an invasion of the tower in order to suppress the demons. They've built up positions inside the tower, with their sights set on getting to the upper levels. The Uruk army knows that this is the third Summer of Anu-a perfect time to launch a mission to suppress the monster Druaga once and for all. The army soldiers aren't the only ones in the tower, though. An enitre city called Meskia has formed inside the tower's first floor. It plays host not just to soldiers, but also to adventurers who have heard rumors about a legendary treasure called the Blue Crystal Rod, which is said to rest at the very top of the tower. With all these different groups in the mix, each with its own agenda, one can only guess how things will play out during this unusual summer.

(Source: Newtype Magazine)

Characters & Voice Actors


Noto, Mamiko


Chihara, Minori


Gouda, Hozumi


Hayamizu, Risa


Orikasa, Fumiko


Horie, Yui


Yasumoto, Hiroki


Sakurai, Takahiro

King Gilgamesh

Hashi, Takaya


Yajima, Akiko


Yoshizawa, Takashi
Assistant Producer
Chigira, Kouichi


Opening Theme

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"Swinging" by Muramasa☆

Episode Videos


Jun 22, 2008
It would appear GONZO seem to think they can use their unique release format to gloss over the fact this series is riddled with flaws. There are three experiences to be had from Druaga, a hilarious comedy one, a somewhat below average action one and a dire fantasy one. It is literally a lottery as to which genre will be dominant in each episode.

The storyline couldn't possibly be any more generic; explore dungeon, defeat evil boss, find legendary treasure etc., its not even well executed. When its not being generic, it's being downright predictable, major plot points are seen coming a mile ...
Aug 28, 2008
Mixed Feelings
Tower of Druaga is perhaps the finest example in years of a non-comedic series taking on all the trappings of fantasy cliché and making proper use of them, and, as such, turned out to be pleasantly surprising.

The series is based on an old and at the time successful arcade game in which you play a valiant knight entering a leveled tower to slay the evil overlord and rescue the princess. What made the game popular were the various almost random actions you had to perform in order to be able to ascend to the next level. The original game had a number of sequels, of ...
Jun 20, 2008
This is my first review, so hold up on the critics. :P

60 years after King Gilgamesh defeated the evil god Druaga, the tower that Druaga once resided in returns. The story follows rookie climber Jil, who got kicked out of his brother Neeba's team after failing miserably. Refusing to give up, he decides to look for new teams mates to again climb the tower to defeat Druaga and claim the prize for doing so, an artefact said to be able to grant any wish, the Blue Crystal Rod.

Making use of a legendary name of "Tower of Druaga", fans from that age and generation will be ...

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