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Japanese: アヴェンジャー


Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2003 to Dec 25, 2003
Premiered: Fall 2003
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Production I.G
Studios: Bee Train, Xebec
Source: Original
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 5.961 (scored by 5,401 users)
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Ranked: #76802
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Popularity: #3349
Members: 14,032
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Mars has been colonized and is a world where children have been replaced by robot servants known as "dolls." Layla is a skilled fighter with a tragic past who travels about the world. Her companions are Nei, a strange and unique doll with some unknown ties to Layla, and Speedy, who is a doll breeder. The founders of Mars see the trio as a threat to their world, and each time they attack Layla and Nei a bit more of their mysterious past and future is revealed.


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Characters & Voice Actors

Ashley, Layla
Toyoguchi, Megumi
Kanai, Mika
Oota, Shinichirou
Nakata, Kazuhiro
Yanaka, Hiroshi
Suzumura, Kenichi
Konishi, Katsuyuki
Shimamoto, Sumi
Han, Keiko


Morimoto, Kouji
Mashimo, Kouichi
Director, Storyboard
Morioka, Hiroshi
Kurokawa, Tomoyuki
Episode Director

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"Gesshoku Grandguignol" by ALI PROJECT

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#1: "Mirai no Eve" by ALI PROJECT (eps 1-12)
#2: "Jigoku no Kisetsu" by ALI PROJECT (ep 13)

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Jul 26, 2010
neoswordmaster (All reviews)
The critically acclaimed movie, Children of Man, had the idea of the end of the human race due to the inability of humans being able to reproduce. Avenger, released a few years before that, had a similar plotline, but has little to no enjoyment that can be garnered from it.

Taking place on the planet Mars, humanity is at the end of its rope. Because Earth is no longer inhabitable, humans fled to the Moon and Mars. Resources are scarce and domed cities enlist delegate gladiators to fight in tournaments to decide who gets what, with the loser’s assets transferred to the winner. Furthermore, a decade read more
Dec 5, 2008
ShadowBlazer3000 (All reviews)
Being the BEE TRAIN fan I am I decided to buy Avenger in the complete collection form while at an Anime convention. I don't think it was a total waste of money but still it wasn't and won't ever be a personal favorite from them. It has their trademarked styles which I love, but the execution and ultimate conclusion left me dissatisfied. I wouldn't write Avenger entirely off like I would some other animes, if you are bored and looking for a short anime maybe you want to give this a try. If you are looking for a short or read more
Nov 10, 2010
byte (All reviews)
Hooooly sh....
That WAS weak.
Really. For the first time since... since loooong time, I've watched anime, which has absolutely no, literally no point.
The music was horrible. I really do like a j-music. But this opening can be heard on your biggerst nightmare. During episodes was just a little bit better. MIDI samples rox there...
Characters... Watashi wo... korossu shite imasu. Kill me for christ sake and leave it! Main character - Layla Ashley was a totally freak and psycho girl, who would like to get killed. Unfortunately, she had beat the crap out of your ass, before you could even touch her. So as far as u read more
Sep 4, 2008
formosan (All reviews)
The soundtrack was done by Ali Project, whom some listeners hate. Ali Project did the soundtrack to Noir, so if you like the opening to that show, you owe it to yourself to listen to the soundtrack.

Sadly, listening to the soundtrack and reading the lyrics is the best part of this show. Overall, I found that this show got my hopes sky-high and then crushed them down again.

The setting was incredibly promising. The story could have had excellent sci-fi and drama. The first few episodes hinted at amazing character interactions. However, by about the fifth episode of thirteen, the read more


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