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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Bubblegum Crisis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis was notable also in that it was one of the few early anime series that were brought over from Japan unedited and subtitled with English captions that still have a great deal of popularity today.
Bubblegum Crisis is a mecha style anime that takes place in the future in a post-disaster Tokyo, now known as Megatokyo.
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is an alternate-universe spinoff of the original Bubblegum Crisis anime OVA series, with similar themes, but updated character designs and new or re-worked storylines.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Bubblegum-Crisis   (1627 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Some discussion has taken place between the production companies for a second season, tentatively titled Bubblegum Crisis 2041, although many people suspect that the franchise owners have lost interest in it (it is still listed among their assets, however).
Despite the age of the original series, a non-Japanese fandom still exists for it (further research is necessary to determine the size of a possible Japanese one), and throughout the years there have been many debates on parts of the series that were unclear or deliberately arranged as to provoke discussion.
In the Bubblegum Crisis Universe, Genom or GENOM is the primary manufacturer and distributor of the bio-organic constructs known as boomers, which makes GENOM the primary enemy of the Knight Sabers, led by Sylia Stingray, daughter of the man who created the boomers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bubblegum_Crisis   (3862 words)

  
 Animetric.com >> Anime Reviews >> Bubblegum Crisis
Bubblegum Crisis is supposed to be the anime that revolutionized the state of anime in America.
Bubblegum Crisis is a series, but not in a strict sense.
Bubblegum Crisis is predominantly an action-oriented anime, but there is also a good portion of emotional situations and even a bit of humor.
www.animetric.com /abc/bc.html   (412 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 (also known as BGC:2040) is an alternate-universe spinoff of the original Bubblegum Crisis anime OVA series, with similar themes, but updated character designs and new or re-worked storylines.
Bubblegum Crisis 2040 has many interesting technological innovations 'in the background', such as the skyhook.
Bubblegum Crisis 2040 (dead site, but still some good info)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bubblegum_Crisis_Tokyo_2040   (1599 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis
Looking back on the whole series, Bubblegum Crisis is not as good as it should be for such a humongously popular show, but areas of it are still high quality and bits of it are downright fantastic.
Bubblegum Crisis is a plot-driven series, and its successes and failures lean on the strengths and weaknesses of each episode's story.
Bubblegum Crisis was a milestone in its day, and its significance isn't overstated.
www.theanimereview.com /reviews/bubblegum.html   (1414 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis is an anime OVA Series that takes at least part its inspiration from Philip K. Dick 's and Ridley Scott 's Blade Runner.
Bubblegum Crisis is a mecha style anime that takes place in future in a post disaster Tokyo now as Megatokyo.
Leon is a dedicated with a tendency to rush in without He has a crush on Priss which does not like since she has reasons despise the AD Police.
www.freeglossary.com /Bubblegum_Crisis   (859 words)

  
 AAW: Bubblegum Crisis Review
None of these, to my knowledge, tie up what was begun in the original Bubblegum Crisis, but despite the lack of a satisfying conclusion to the series, the storylines hold up individually, and at least it doesn't end wide open.
The character design in Bubblegum Crisis, by Kenichi Sonoda, is attractive, with a noticeably more mature look to several of the women, and though the art and backgrounds are a bit inconsistent, they generally look good enough and improve significantly as the series progresses.
The Bubblegum Crisis spin-off series AD Police Files (it follows the pre-Knight Sabers exploits of Leon McNichol), by Tony Takezaki, does have a few manga to go with it, but that doesn't exactly count either.
animeworld.com /reviews/bubblegumcrisis.html   (1976 words)

  
 THE CINEMA LASER DVD REVIEW-- BUBBLEGUM CRISIS
In the realm of Anime, the BUBBLEGUM CRISIS series has been proven to be one of the most popular entries on this side of the Pacific.
The basic story line of BUBBLEGUM CRISIS follows a group of female heroes known as the Knight Sabers as they do battle with dangerous robots known as Boomers.
BUBBLEGUM CRISIS has been made available on DVD with the option of viewing the program with a dubbed English soundtrack or in the original Japanese with (or without) English subtitles.
www.thecinemalaser.com /dvd_reviews/bubblegum-crisis-1-dvd.htm   (494 words)

  
 Info: Bubblegum Crisis
Bubblegum Crisis, a classic cyberpunk action masterpiece with heavy shades of Blade Runner.
Dandy," the ending theme to the original "Bubblegum Crisis" (now officially called "Tinsel City"), which was originally recorded by a band named "Bluew"(no misprint) for their debut mini-album, before being included in the video.
Bubblegum Crisis is one of the few titles that I've paid to have three times.
mysite.verizon.net /izaa/info_bg_crisis.html   (1627 words)

  
 Animanga | "Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040"
Bubblegum Crisis är en av de mest populära animeserier som gjorts, en actionintensiv cyberpunkklassiker med skön stämning och lysande soundtrack.
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 är alltså inte en fortsättning på originalserien, som titeln antyder, utan en helt ny serie.
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 är ingen dålig serie, den står sig bra I jämförelse med mycket annat som släppts på senare tid.
www.animanga.nu /articles.pl?sid=33   (519 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis - Anime Online Forums
There are two different Bubblegum Crisis series, and their both classed as action cyberpunk.
The original Bubblegum Crisis series is composed of the following anime series from the late 1980s to early 90s, and is composed of the following series...
The original Bubblegum Crisis was a collaborative effort of three different production studios, which were AIC, Artmic and Youmex, with AIC and Artmic doing the animation, while Youmex did the music production and distribution.
www.animeonline.net /showthread.php?p=65600   (699 words)

  
 Archonia.com, Your favourite manga and anime store:   Bubblegum Crisis vol 1 DVD PAL
Bubblegum Crisis works decently as an action show, but doesn't have anything really profound to say.
If, however, you fondly remember first experiencing Bubblegum Crisis a handful of years ago and loving it then, this DVD is worth getting.
Bubblegum Crisis may have faded into nothing more than a decent action show with a sprinkling of retro prestige.
www.archonia.com /index.php?page=article&aid=15785   (1048 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 Encyclopedia Article @ StardustMemories.com (Stardust Memories)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 Encyclopedia Article @ StardustMemories.com (Stardust Memories)
Sylia is the daughter of Dr. Katsuhito Stingray, the man who invented boomers, and her brain patterns were used to make both the boomers and the hardsuits.
She first appears to be a younger version of Sylia, but after she becomes evil, her hair becomes fl and she appears to age to about Sylia's age.
www.stardustmemories.com /encyclopedia/Bubblegum_Crisis_Tokyo_2040   (1607 words)

  
 Anime on DVD: Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040
Few can debate the impact that the original Bubblegum Crisis series, first released in 1988 in Japan and 1992 stateside by AnimEigo, has had upon anime in general, and anime in the U.S. specifically.
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is somewhat controversial among Japanese animation fans.
Some who were introduced to anime in the late eighties by the original Bubblegum Crisis consider this series an inferior knockoff.
www.animeondvd.com /discdata/essential/bubblegum_crisis_tokyo_2040.htm   (934 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis!
Bubblegum Crisis is the story of the Knight Sabers, a four-woman mercenary team based in the city of Neo-Tokyo, Japan, in the year 2032.
Bubblegum Crisis, or BGC, as it has become known, wasn't my first exposure to anime, but it IS my favorite!
Bubblegum Crash was done afterwards, but most of the people involved with the original series were not involved with it's production.
members.tripod.com /~Knightsabre/bgc.htm   (490 words)

  
 Aligator Pop - Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 | The Article
After all, the original Bubblegum Crisis — and its team of crime-fighting heroines — was a hard act to follow.
The unprecedented success of the original Bubblegum Crisis, produced and distributed by Artmic and Youmex, was a combination of both artistic excellence and fortuitous timing.
In 1991, an attempt to continue BGC with the three-episode Bubblegum Crash OAV miniseries was met with a lukewarm public response.
www.aligatorpop.com /anime/bubblegum_crisis_2040/article.htm   (696 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis - Anime Academy Lounge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The "crisis" is definitely serious, but our heroines and the overall presentation has a more lighthearted, cheerful overtone.
In Bubblegum Crisis, the crisis is caused when machines (boomers, if memory serves) are taken over by some malign force.
And "Crisis" because the girls in the rock bands (Priss's band and the ones on the soundtrack) are anything but "bubblegum".
www.animeacademy.com /forums/showthread.php?t=14950   (1125 words)

  
 MegaTokyo 2033 Bubblegum Crisis
And somehow, as precariously balanced on the edge as the world is, it hasn't collapsed.
This is the world of Bubblegum Crisis and, to a somewhat lesser extent, Bubblegum Crash.
Bubblegum Crisis presents a world which is very different from our own.
daedalnexus.net /bubblegum   (1423 words)

  
 Bubblegum
Crisis
Arguably one of the best known titles in the history of Japanese animation, BUBBLEGUM CRISIS began its life as one of the first major hits of a mid-eighties boom in made-for-video animations.
Although plagued by budget and personnel problems, the original BUBBLEGUM CRISIS OVA attracted a large and faithful fan following and subsequently spawned a series of seven follow-up episodes, each of which expanded upon the concepts and story of the original.
Featuring new character designs and a more intricate and fully developed storyline, BGC 2040 is not a sequel to the original but a new interpretation and elaboration on the same basic plot, characters and concept.
www.animecornerstore.com /bub20.html   (332 words)

  
 AAW: Bubblegum Crisis Review
Bubblegum Crisis is one of the first OAV series, and is largely responsible for the current proliferation of them.
Both are almost guaranteed to occur in the next few years, potentially much sooner than the 2025 date of Bubblegum Crisis.
Despite the sort-of-sequels, Bubblegum Crash and Bubblegum Crisis 2040, my first recommendation if you liked Bubblegum Crisis would be AD Police Files; it is much darker, more realistic, and stylish than the series that spawned it, and arguably better, too.
www.animeworld.com /reviews/bubblegumcrisis.html   (1976 words)

  
 Animetric.com >> Anime Reviews >> Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040
One could say that Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is a remake of the 80's cyberpunk classic "Bubblegum Crisis".
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 has essentially the same cast of characters -- Sylia, owner of the Silky Doll Boutique and the cool, calculating leader of the Knight Sabers.
Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 benefits from more dynamic pacing and plot development.
www.animetric.com /abc/bc2040.html   (489 words)

  
 DVD Verdict Review - Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040: Essential Anime (Volumes 2 And 3)
As "re-imaginings" go, Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is spectacularly successful, with a tightly paced, engaging story that still manages to work in romance, madness, and a little bit of end-of-the-world action.
Bubblegum Crisis basically revolves around Boomers, organic robots that were developed by Sylia's father as tools for mankind—servants and executive assistants of all stripes.
Another welcome highlight to this series is that it has some great music—aside from a few dated rock-and-roll riffs, what Priss and her band play is entertaining, and the series music is very techno, very "future now," as is the world that all the characters inhabit.
www.dvdverdict.com /reviews/bgctokyo2040vol2and3.php   (1657 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Bubblegum Crisis: DVD: Bubblegum Crisis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis 2030 ovas (1-8) sci-fi/action: set in the same universe as A.D. Police Files, this is several years into the future.
Bubble Gum Crisis; a techno-punk spectacle, is a story of four women who become vigilantes in future Tokyo.
Although slightly primitive in comparison, Bubblegum Crisis 2048 is an excellent companion to this series.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/6305156441?v=glance   (1705 words)

  
 Amazon.com Dvd: Characters & Series / Bubblegum Crisis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis - Tokyo 2040 - Blood & Steel (Vol.
Bubblegum Crisis - Tokyo 2040 - Leviathans (Vol.
Bubblegum Crisis - Tokyo 2040 - Genesis (Vol.
www.bargainshopping101.com /bargain-shopping/type_browse/mode_301517/index.html   (290 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis Anime Review
Bubblegum Crisis is, in simple terms, a classic.
Though it has been around since the mid-eighties, the original Bubblegum Crisis series remains one of the most popular Japanese animated series available.
In most cases, BGC is superior to the listed shows, but in others, it is not purely because those others were less obsessed with making a profit and more interested in getting a point across to the audience.
www.angelfire.com /wa/RaymondChang   (718 words)

  
 Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 Vol 1: Genesis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubblegum Crisis was a classic '80 cyber-punk anime.
This series, though dubbed as all "new", is an extension of the original, with new faces (the names remain the same), new attitudes, and a new style which is all to its...
I was introduced to The Bubblegum Crisis (BGC) over Labor Day 2000, when Encore's Action Channel ran anime all weekend.
www.animefu.com /index.pl?node_id=3757   (780 words)

  
 Gamerz-Edge BubbleGum Crisis Tokyo 2040: Volume One   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bubble Gum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 essential DVD collection offers you 2 disk for the price of one, with two disk packaged in your standard DVD case, there’s little room for anything else.
If you do not own a copy of Bubble Gum crisis, or have never seen the series than this DVD is well worth your time and your cash.
If you are like me, and you already own a copy of Bubble Gum Crisis than you might want to skip this, unless you own it on VHS and you have been waiting for it to be on DVD with all the extra goodness a DVD can provide.
www.gamerz-edge.com /anime/reviews/bgcrisis2040.html   (715 words)

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