Gene Shaft

Japanese name: Gene Shaft Gene
Japanese name: ジーンシャフト
English name: Gene Shaft
Dates: April 5, 2001-June 24, 2001
Broadcast time: Thursday, 18:30-18:55 (6:30-6:55 pm)
Number of episodes: 13
Animation Studio: Satelight, Studio Gazelle
Production Company: Bandai Visual, Dentsu, Satelight
Broadcaster: WOWOW
Creator(s):
Series Director: Kazuki Akane
Episode Director(s):
Producer(s): Tsutomu Sugita (Bandai Visual), Shinjiro Yokoyama (Dentsu), Hiroyuki Akiyama (Satelight), Ikuo Sato (Studio Gazelle)
Planning: Kazuki Akane (series composition)
Storyboard(s):
Writer(s): Sho Tokimura, Miya Asakawa
Art Director: Goichi Katanozaka
Art Design: Kenji Chiba (color design)
Character Designer(s): Yasuhiro Oshima, Takayuki Takeya (mecha), Takeshi Takakura (mecha), Eiji Inomoto (cgi)
Animator(s):
Backgrounds:
Music: Akira Takasaki
Sound: Jin Aketagawa (director), Hideo Koyama (special effects)
Voice Actors
(regular characters):
Kumiko Higa (Mika Seidou), Takahiro Sakurai (Hiroto Amagiwa), Maaya Sakamoto (Beatrice Ratio)
Genre(s): adventure, science fiction, genetic engineering, robots, space travel
Home Video
information:
Japan: DVD (BCBA 930-936)
Note(s): To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Gene Shaft go to the Chronology of Animation.
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