X: An Omen

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Synonyms: X - Yochou, X OVA: Episode 0, X - An Omen
Japanese: X -エックス-第零話 予兆
English: X: An Omen
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 25, 2001
Producers: Kadokawa Shoten
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy, MysteryMystery
Theme: Super PowerSuper Power
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 22 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


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In this prequel to the "X" TV series, a beautiful, young, bedridden dreamgazer named Kakyou remembers the life and death of a remarkable young woman whom he met in dreams. He also recounts his dreams of a tragic future in which the fate of the Earth will be decided.

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Maruyama, Masao
Kawajiri, Yoshiaki
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Satou, Naoki


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