Aria the Origination

Japanese name: Aria the Origination
Japanese name: アリア ジ・オリジネーション
English name:
Dates: January 8, 2008-April 1, 2008 (January 7, 2008-March 31, 2008)
Broadcast time: Tuesday, 2:00-2:30 am (Monday, 26:00-26:30)
Number of episodes: 13 (announced)
Animation Studio: Hal Film Maker
Production Company:
Broadcaster: TV Tokyo (TX)
Creator(s): Kozue Amano
Series Director: Junichi Sato
Episode Director(s):
Art Director: Kenichi Tajiri
Character Designer(s): Makoto Koga
Animator(s): Masayuki Onchi (chief director)
Voice Actors
(regular characters):

Genre(s): drama, comedy, science fiction, planetary terraforming, future life
Home Video
Japan: DVD (7 discs)
Note(s): This series is a prequel to the first Aria series, Aria the Animation (2005).

To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Aria the Origination go to the Chronology of Animation.

Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

Last update: July 6, 2008
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