Haja Taisei Dangaiou

Great Planet Evil-Destroyer Dangaio

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Dangaioh, Dangaio, Dangaioh: Hyper Combat Unit, Haja Taisei Dangaio
Japanese: 破邪大星弾劾凰 [ダンガイオー]
English: Great Planet Evil-Destroyer Dangaio
Spanish: Dangaioh, Unidad de Hiper Combate
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 3
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 28, 1987 to Jul 25, 1989
Producers: Network
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: AIC, Artmic
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: MechaMecha
Duration: 45 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.061 (scored by 22242,224 users)
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Ranked: #90222
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #6864
Members: 6,619
Favorites: 6

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Four psychic teenagers—Mia Alice, Roll Kran, Lamba Nom and Pai Thunder—are brainwashed by the scientist Dr. Tarsan as pilots of his greatest experiment—the giant robot Dangaioh. But as their memories slowly return, these pilots use their abilities and Dangaioh to combat the tyranny of Captain Galimos and the Bunker Space Pirates.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Katsuki, Masako


Horikawa, Ryo


Yara, Yuusaku


Inoue, Kazuhiko


Horie, Mitsuko


Suzuki, Toshimitsu
Hirano, Toshiki
Director, Script, Storyboard, Character Design
Ohata, Koichi
Script, Storyboard
Aikawa, Shou


Opening Theme

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1: "Cross Fight" by Mitsuko Horie & Ichiro Mizuki (eps 1-2)
2: "Cheap Thrills" by Hidemi Nakai (eps 3)

Ending Theme

1: "Kokoro no Honesty (Honesty of the Heart)" by Mitsuko Horie (eps 1-2)
2: "Who's Gonna Win" by Hidemi Nakai (eps 3)

Jun 1, 2012
Mixed Feelings
This is one of those animes you love or hate, it's from another era and is best recommended to people who are easily pleased.

-Great voice acting
-Awesome character designs
-Great animation
-Giant robots
-The look and feel of Dangaio's world tugs at your curiosity

Jul 4, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Dangaioh is a very obscure title in the sense very few people seem to know about it. On paper is a mecha anime with a simple plot that could have been great if it wasn't axed so soon.

The characters have some fleshing out and the story was building up to something, but everything was left in the middle, so there simply wasn't any time to develop something meaningful. The show ends in the middle.

Because of it, there was no catharsis or even a conclusion. Is not bad tho; the production values are amazing and it even looks like it was animated during the 2000s instead ...
Oct 14, 2022
Wow, I'm surprised how few people have seen this anime. And of the few people who supposedly have seen it, very few have deigned to leave reviews. Unfortunately what little talk there exist of this anime happened when noisy critics were all the rage back in 2012-2018 which poisoned many minds back then. They don't appreciate how well done the setting, characters and animation of these amazing OVAs are.

They have everything that would be expected from a great anime:
- A charismatic and handsome protagonist.
- Cute girls in awesome outfit.
- Excellent animation and drawing, every frame is a work of art in these OVAs.
- The ...

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