Kono Minikuku mo
Utsukushii Sekai

Japanese name: Kono Minikuku mo Utsukushii Sekai
Japanese name: この醜くも美しい世界
English name: This Ugly and Beautiful World
Dates: April 2, 2004-June 18, 2004 (April 1, 2004-June 17, 2004)
Broadcast time: Friday, 12:30 am (Thursday, 24:30)
Number of episodes: 12
Animation Studio: Gainax; Shaft
Production Company: Geneon Entertainment, Tokyo Broadcast System
Broadcaster: BS-i
Series Director: Shouji Saeki
Episode Director(s):
Planning: Shouji Saeki, Hiroyuki Yamaga
Writer(s): Tomoyasu Okubo, Sumio Uetake, Shouji Saeki, Shin Itagaki, Tatsuo Sato
Art Director: Satoru Kuwabara
Character Designer(s): Kazuhiro Takamura, Mei Suzuki (mecha), You Yoshinari
Voice Actors
(regular characters):
Ayako Kawasumi (Hikari), Ai Shimizu (Akari), Takahiro Mizushima (Takeru Takemoto), Fujiko Takemoto (Riyo Ninomiya)
Genre(s): adventure, romance, science fiction, space travel, alien visitors, aline invaders, robots, high school, teenagers
Home Video

Note(s): To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Kono Minikuku mo Utsukushii Sekai 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: December 2, 2007
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