Ginga Tetsudou Monogatari: Wasurerareta Toki no Wakusei

The Galaxy Railways: A Letter from the Abandoned Planet

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Synonyms: The Galaxy Railways: Planet of Forgotten Time
Japanese: 銀河鉄道物語 ~忘れられた時の惑星~
English: The Galaxy Railways: A Letter from the Abandoned Planet
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 30, 2006 to Apr 25, 2007
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: Planet
Source: Original
Genres: DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: SpaceSpace
Duration: 30 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


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Ranked: #60022
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Popularity: #10046
Members: 3,104
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This is the OVA of The Galaxy Railways.

The Galaxy Express 999 crashes on the off-limits planet of Herise and it's up to the SDF Sirius Platoon to assist.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Characters & Voice Actors


Ooba, Hideaki
Shioya, Yoku
Sound Director
Mochizuki, Tomomi
Iuchi, Shuji


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Ending Theme

"ALL OF US" by Maki Goto

Episode Videos


Oct 1, 2016
So I’ll watch anything with Leiji Matsumoto’s name attached to it, that’s why I watched The Galaxy Railways. So when I saw this I figured, “What the angel, I enjoyed The Galaxy Railways I should enjoy this.” and I was not disappointed. It had action, mystery; a true sci fi adventure. So few anime have a space setting these days and that’s disturbing because that’s how I got into anime in the first place. It was great to see other characters from the Leiji-verse interact with the crew of the Big-1, because that doesn’t happen in the original Galaxy Railways series. The story was strange ...

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