Zoids Genesis

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Japanese: ゾイド ジェネシス
English: Zoids Genesis
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Type: TV
Episodes: 50
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 10, 2005 to Mar 26, 2006
Premiered: Spring 2005
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: VIZ Media
Source: Unknown
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy
Themes: MechaMecha, MilitaryMilitary
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.201 (scored by 62236,223 users)
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Ranked: #30452
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4812
Members: 15,021
Favorites: 30

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Natural disasters have devastated planet Zi, killing off almost all life. A thousand years later humans have gradually re-established civilization, salvaging ancient Zoids through diving and mining efforts. In a village whose most previous item is a giant sword which they worship as a holy symbol. A teenage boy discovers an ancient Liger-type Zoid while on a deep water salvage operation. Suddenly the village is attacked by skeletal Bio-Zoids intent on stealing a powerful generator located in the village. Our teenage hero awakens the Liger and discovers that the town`s sacred sword is the Liger`s weapon, together they fight off the mysterious Bio-Zoids. At least for now...

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Characters & Voice Actors


Mizuno, Kazunori
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Matsuoka, Hiroki
Sound Director
Oomori, Takahiro
Episode Director
Jinbo, Masato
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Yotaka no Yume (Nighthawk's Dream)" by Do As Infinity

Ending Theme

1: "Real Love" by PARADISE GO!! GO!! (eps 1-28)
2: "Arino Mamade Lovin'U (ありのままでLovin'U)" by Re Mii (Kimiko Koyama) & Kotona (Shizuka Itou) (eps 29-43)
3: "Nigirishimeta sono Te ni (握りしめたその手に)" by Re Mii (Kimiko Koyama) & Kotona (Shizuka Itou) (eps 44-49)
4: "Yotaka no Yume (夜鷹の夢)" by Do As Infinity (eps 50)

Jun 25, 2009
Zoids Genesis gives a different feeling other than the other Zoid series. The story is well written, animation is good and character development is one of its strong points.

The main character Ruuji, a village kid and at first a bit naive but as the story goes along, his character grows to a point where in he could be a leader. Even though the story is a bit serious, there are times when you will laugh because of how other characters are shown throughout the series.

Brand new zoids are shown which gives it a bit of originality. Murasame liger's transformations are shown with detail (especially ...
Sep 30, 2011
Some brave soul at Tomy finally decided to put the Liger Zero to rest. The legendary white Zoid gained a fairly large Western fanbase because of Zoids: New Century and Zoids: New Century Zero, so they probably thought they were stretching it too thin to place the Liger as the main Zoid of another Zoids series (yes, I'm talking to you, Zoids: Fuzors).

I thank that brave soul for what he did; it was a fairly smart move to get a new Zoid to play the lead role. I guess at this point they weren't focused on targeting some Western audience anymore, and just wanted to ...
Oct 2, 2009
A fairly typical mecha show. The plot is much stronger than most of the other Zoids series, which is what makes Genesis worth watching. The removal of basically all the old Zoids may be a turn off for long time Zoids fans, but on the other hand, it's good to have a breath of new life into the series. The battles are interesting, and the animation is very good. It does use CGI-inspired graphics, but it is well polished, and the Zoids have excellent run-cycles.

One of the better mecha shows, although it does suffer from being a tad cliche and typical, a must watch ...

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