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December 2002–February 2003

Winter 2002/2003 Anime

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I''s

  1. Drama
  2. Romance
I''s
December 9, 2002 JST

Aiming to become a modeling artist, Itsuki, a childhood friend of Ichitaka who went to America has come back to Japan. Iori who refused the idol path and started to pursue her ambition to become an actress instead. Ichitaka, wandering on his bicycle alone, tries to decide his choice between the two persons.

(Source: AnimeNfo)

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.hack//Liminality

  1. Game
  2. Mystery
  3. Sci-Fi
.hack//Liminality
  • Studio TBD
December 12, 2002 JST

In the year 2007, an MMORPG (Massive Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) known as 'The World' is released in the US and becomes insanely popular, spreading worldwide and reaching up to 20 million players. One day, a mysterious phenomenon occurs where all the monsters in the game become increasingly powerful and harbour otherwise unheard of abilities. Along with this, players are unable to make any progress with their characters. Naturally, these occurrences render The World rather unplayable, so a player who goes by the name of Kite decides to get to the bottom of it.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Happy World!

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Fantasy
  4. Romance
Happy World!
  • Studio TBD
December 13, 2002 JST

Oomura Takeshi is one unlucky fellow. He has has this case of bad luck ever since he was little. One day, while on his normal runs with bad luck, he meets an Angel named Elle, and he finds out that his father wished the curse of bad luck upon him. Takeshi has the oppurtunity to pass on the curse, but accepts it to save a young girl. For his noble act, Elle becomes human and lives with Takeshi to protect him from the curse, which is something Takeshi isn't particularly happy with.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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I'll/CKBC

  1. Action
  2. School
  3. Shounen
  4. Sports
I'll/CKBC
December 18, 2002 JST

Two boys, Tachibana and Hiiragi were once brutal rivals in the game of basketball. Hiiragi soon transfers into Tachibana's school and basketball team. They begin as team-mates, but with Hiiragi's family pushing him to play on a better team. Tachibana and Hiiragi must now play against each other.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Sakura Taisen: Sumire

  1. Adventure
  2. Drama
  3. Mecha
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Shounen
Sakura Taisen: Sumire
  • Studio TBD
December 18, 2002 JST

Set after the time of Sakura Taisen 4 (game), Kanzaki Sumire, during a training session was noticed that her spirit power (rei-ryoku) has dropped tremendously, below levels required to pilot the Koubu-nishiki. She decides to retire from the Kageki-dan while she still holds the position of "top star" in the dai-teikoku gekijyou.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou: Quiet Country Cafe

  1. Sci-Fi
  2. Seinen
  3. Slice of Life
Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou: Quiet Country Cafe
December 18, 2002 JST

In the near-future Japan, global warming has brought the large city Yokohama underwater, and only the hills remain above the ocean surface. What used to be one of the largest cities in Japan now feels like a small town. Basically, the existence of the island country itself has been threatened. However, there is no feeling of desperation, devastation, nor hopelessness. People are enjoying laid-back lives, and they seem to appreciate each other's company, enjoying the quiet and peaceful time together.

This is especially so with Alpha, a carefree young woman who runs a cafe, named Cafe Alpha. She enjoys her life immersing herself in the beautiful nature all around her. There is nothing more precious to her than spending quality time with her kind friends. Oh, the fulfillment and the joy she finds in life... it all indicates her to be a compassionate human being, but she is not quite a human. She is actually a type A7M2 robot.

One day, upon hearing a radio forecast warning an approaching typhoon, her old friend who lives close by invites her to the gas station he runs, worried that her old cafe may not withstand the typhoon. Indeed, the passing of typhoon leaves Alpha with her cafe severely damaged. That's when she decides to go on a journey to raise money to rebuild her cafe, and also to see the outside world away from her friends and the comfort of a peaceful life.

(Source: AniDB)

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Green Green OVA

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Romance
  4. School
Green Green OVA
  • Studio TBD
December 20, 2002 JST

Hanaoka high school is an all girls' school, and the girls were pretty excited when they heard that boys were admitted into their high school. Smart and elegant boys, that's in their fantasy. However, in reality, the boys who were actually admitted are from the countryside and not smart at all, leave alone being elegant. And in fact, two of them are dirty perverts...

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Macross Zero

  1. Adventure
  2. Mecha
  3. Military
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Shounen
Macross Zero
December 21, 2002 JST

Taking place one year before the Zentraedi arrive on Earth, Macross Zero chronicles the final days of the war between the U.N. Spacy and anti-U.N. factions. After being shot down by the anti-U.N.'s newest fighter plane, ace pilot Shin Kudo finds himself on the remote island of Mayan, where technology is almost non-existent. While Shin stays on the island to heal his wounds, the tranqulity of the island is shattered by a battle that involves the UN's newest fighter - the VF-0.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Mahoromatic 2 End Year Special

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Military
  4. Romance
  5. Sci-Fi
Mahoromatic 2 End Year Special
December 21, 2002 JST

Mahoromatic Season 2 Special.

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Space Pirate Captain Herlock: Outside Legend - The Endless Odyssey

  1. Action
  2. Adventure
  3. Drama
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Seinen
  6. Space
Space Pirate Captain Herlock: Outside Legend - The Endless Odyssey
December 21, 2002 JST

On an archaelogical mission to the end of the known universe, Professor Daiba unwitting unleashes an ancient horror from its confines. Five years later the malevolent alien force sets in motion a plan which reunites the various crewmembers of the Arcadia to sail the stars once more as well as bring Tadashi Daiba to meet Harlock for the first time (again).

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Wind: A Breath of Heart

  1. Comedy
  2. School
Wind: A Breath of Heart
December 27, 2002 JST

Set four months after the resolution of the game the anime Wind is based on (via Hikari's ending), the entire gang is planning a big Christmas party. However, with the reappearance of Hikari, weird things start to happen in the city of Kazune. How will things turn out?

(Source: AniDB)

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Afro Samurai Pilot

  1. Action
  2. Martial Arts
  3. Samurai
  4. Seinen
Afro Samurai Pilot
Short-form
January 1, 2003 JST

Original pilot for the "Afro Samurai" TV Show, directed and animated by Takeshi Koike.

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Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter Sanctuary - Yomigaerishi Gold Saint-tachi no Shinwa

  1. Adventure
  2. Sci-Fi
  3. Shounen
Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter Sanctuary - Yomigaerishi Gold Saint-tachi no Shinwa
2003

Is a summary of the Saga Hades Sanctuary from the perspective of the golden knights resurrected, especially Shura, Camus and Saga.

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Tennis no Ouji-sama: Sonzoku Yama no Hi

  1. Adventure
  2. Comedy
  3. Shounen
  4. Sports
Tennis no Ouji-sama: Sonzoku Yama no Hi
2003

Echizen and the Seigaku regulars took a day off of their normal routines and went hiking on a mountain, where a tennis resort awaits their arrival. Expecting to do some special training, the team reaches the destination only to find their precious tennis courts taken over by a group of college tennis players. However, Ryoma is more than happy to teach them a thing or two about how to play "real" tennis.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Utsu Musume Sayuri

  1. Comedy
  2. Dementia
Utsu Musume Sayuri
Short-form
  • Studio TBD
2003

Sayuri is the daughter of a good family. On the day of her strike, they hold a ceremony to celebrate.

(Source: spike.com)

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Tennis no Ouji-sama: Mini Theater

  1. Comedy
Tennis no Ouji-sama: Mini Theater
Short-form
  • Studio TBD
January 8, 2003 JST

A short mini-theatre comedy featuring Prince of Tennis characters.

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Hand Maid Mai

  1. Comedy
  2. Romance
  3. Sci-Fi
Hand Maid Mai
  • Studio TBD
January 18, 2003 JST

Hideo Ozu is an editor in a shady adult video company. For years, he has dreamed of being a motion picture director while his childhood friend Mai Kurosawa has become an upcoming actress. Then one day, his dreams are shattered when Mai takes all of his amateur videos of her and tells him to get out of her life. On his way home after a few drinks, Hideo bumps into Cyberdoll Sara, who makes him mark an invoice. When he arrives at his pad, Hideo is greeted by three Cyberdolls - Mai, Ai and Mie. All three of them happen to look like different age variations of Mai Kurosawa. And when Kurosawa announces the release of a biography video of her using Hideo's old footage, Hideo decides to start his directing dreams over again using his three Cyberdolls.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Memories Off 2nd

  1. Drama
  2. Romance
Memories Off 2nd
  • Studio TBD
January 22, 2003 JST

Shirakawa Hotaru, a girl who's in love with Inami Ken, finally confesses her love. From there on, they were happy couples, until one summer. Ken met a new friend, Tobise Tomoe, who is Hotaru's best friend. Tomoe seems to have her own charm. Ken, now have two paths to choose from; to be with Shirakawa Hotaru or Tobise Tomoe. Otherwise, he will lose them both.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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Hunter x Hunter: Greed Island

  1. Action
  2. Adventure
  3. Shounen
  4. Super Power
Hunter x Hunter: Greed Island
February 5, 2003 JST

After the battle with the Spiders, the search for Ging continues as Gon and Killua decided to once again attempt to purchase the rare game "Greed Island". However, Gon came up with a better plan, which was to volunteer to complete the game for the billionaire who owned it. But some training must be done, as Gon and Killua's abilities are still at a developing stage and "Greed Island" is no simple game for anyone to play with. It is the infamous game that could easily lead to one's death. Based on the manga by Togashi Yoshihiro.

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Fushigi no Umi no Nadia Specials

  1. Adventure
  2. Sci-Fi
Fushigi no Umi no Nadia Specials
Short-form
February 18, 2003 JST

While Nadia has been licensed by ADV, the Omake "extra" episodes were not. These short Omake "extra" episodes were included as a bonus on the Japanese LD set. They were never released on any other format.

(Source: AnimeSuki)