Robot Carnival

Robot Carnival (1987)

  • Genre: Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Comedy, Animation
  • Creator: Katsuhiro Otomo
  • First Air Date: 1987-07-21
  • Last Air Date: 1987-07-21
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 9
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 10 min.
  • Production Company: APPP Company
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Directors: Atsuko Fukushima, Takashi Nakamura.
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An anthology of various tales with robots being the one common element among them. It consists of nine shorts by different well-known directors, many of whom started out as animators with little to no directing experience. Each has a distinctive animation style and story ranging from comedic to dramatic story lines.

  • Keywords: anthology, romance, anime
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    Robot Carnival Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1987-07-21
    9 Episodes

    Robot Carnival Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Opening5 min
    Season 1Episode 2Franken's Gears10 min
    Season 1Episode 3Deprive7 min
    Season 1Episode 4Presence20 min
    Season 1Episode 5Starlight Angel10 min
    Season 1Episode 6Cloud15 min
    Season 1Episode 7A Tale of Two Robots15 min
    Season 1Episode 8Nightmare15 min
    Season 1Episode 9Ending8 min
    • Koji Moritsugu

      as Protagonist
    • Keiko Hanagata

      as Granny
    • Kumiko Takizawa

      as Daughter / Small Mecha
    • Katsue Miwa

      as Fukusuke
    • Kei Tomiyama

      as Sankichi
    • Kaneto Shiozawa

      as Denjirō
    • Toku Nishio

      as Daimaru
    • Chisa Yokoyama

      as Yayoi
    • James R. Bowers

      as John Jack Vorkarson III
    Sound Joe Hisaishi Original Music Composer
    Visual Effects Yoshiyuki Sadamoto Character Designer
    Directing Atsuko Fukushima Director
    Directing Takashi Nakamura Director