Girls in skin tight armor, high tech gadgetry, pounding rock n roll and plenty of slam-bang action, who could ask for more? Bubblegum Crisis Toyko 2040 delivers that and more! A superb reinterperation of the original series that has been put together with great care and precision, Bubblegum Crisis 2040 is a great sci-fi series.
Volume 1: "Perfect Collection (Disc 1) - Genesis" Plot Summary:
In the Toyko of the future, mankind has created "boomers" (sometimes called "voomers"), a form of robot that handle a wide range of tasks. But when a boomer goes bad, it becomes an unstoppable machine of destruction. The city has a special unit, the AD Police, that exists to handle these "rouge boomers" but there are machines that they even can't stop.
This is when the Knight Sabers, a team of mysterious viligantes with amazing hardware, appear. Through superior weaponry and skill, they defeat these menaces. But boomers are going rouge more and more often and Sylvia Stingray, leader of the Knight Sabers, senses an evil plot behind the scenes.
Genre: Science Fiction
Languages: English VHS, Japanese w/subtitles VHS, or Multilingual DVD
Video: 4:3 NTSC Standard Aspect Ratio
Audio: 2.0 Dolby Digital
American Release Status: Unavailable
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Creator: Suzuki Toshimichi
Director: Hiroki Hayashi
Character Designer: Masaki Yamada
Music: Kouichi Korenaga
Animation Director: Masaki Yamada
Animation Studio: AIC
American Producers: ADV Films
Volume 1 Information
Title: Perfect Collection (Disc 1) - Genesis
Running Time: 100
Number of Episodes On This Volume: 4
1: Can't Buy a Thrill
3: Keep Me Hanging On
4: Machine Head
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