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Thor and his younger brother Rai get sent to a planet for the worst criminals in the Bulken system, where they must survive to see the future of their life
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Series cast summary:
Michael C. Pizzuto ...  Additional Voices (Animax dub) (2016) / ... 11 episodes, 2006
Nana Mizuki Nana Mizuki ...  Tiz 10 episodes, 2006
Duncan Brannan ...  Third 9 episodes, 2006
Shun Oguri ...  Third 9 episodes, 2006
Akimitsu Takase Akimitsu Takase ...  Rada / ... 9 episodes, 2006
Christopher Bevins ...  Rada 8 episodes, 2006
Rica Fukami Rica Fukami ...  Chen 8 episodes, 2006
Kazuya Nakai Kazuya Nakai ...  Zagi 8 episodes, 2006
Eric Vale ...  Zagi 8 episodes, 2006
Clarine Harp ...  Chen 7 episodes, 2006
Kôichi Dômoto Kôichi Dômoto ...  Thor 6 episodes, 2006
Anthony Bowling Anthony Bowling ...  Kevin 5 episodes, 2006
Kiyotaka Furushima ...  Kevin 5 episodes, 2006
Trina Nishimura ...  Tiz 5 episodes, 2006
Sean Teague ...  Thor 5 episodes, 2006
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Thor and his younger brother Rai get sent to a planet for the worst criminals in the Bulken system, where they must survive to see the future of their life

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13 April 2006 (Japan) See more »

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Jyu oh sei: Planet of the Beast King See more »

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Dune in someone else's words.
20 December 2012 | by ericjwood15See all my reviews

This anime was thematically very similar to Dune and pretty good, perhaps for that reason. I'm not one for writing any sort of review, but this little gem deserves some attention. Director Hiroshi Nishikiori brought to life a fairly intense, large world and Natsumi Itsuki (writer/artist) populated it with characters with realistic motivations and complex needs. There was the occasional time where I questioned someone's motivation and didn't get a proper answer, but such is to be expected when browsing netflix for interesting unknowns. My only other reasonably-sized complaint has to do with the slow start of the series. It takes a few episodes before the plot really gets going, which is a bit of a problem when the series is only 11 episodes long. If you have 4 hours to kill, this one is worth the time investment. I sincerely hope that Natsumi Itsuki and Hiroshi Nishikiori will offer us more like this in the coming years.


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