Brigadoon: Marin & Melan

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BRIGADOON: marin & μελαν (BRIGADOON まりんとメラン) is a science fiction anime that ran from 2000 to 2001, produced by the Sunrise company, and was adapted as a manga by Nozomi Watase.wikipedia
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Yoshitomo Yonetani

Brigadoon was directed by Yoshitomo Yonetani and the characters were designed by Takahiro Kimura, both of whom worked on The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and Betterman.
Yoshitomo Yonetani is a Japanese anime director best known for directing Gaogaigar, Brigadoon: Marin & Melan, and Betterman.

Sunrise (company)

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BRIGADOON: marin & μελαν (BRIGADOON まりんとメラン) is a science fiction anime that ran from 2000 to 2001, produced by the Sunrise company, and was adapted as a manga by Nozomi Watase.
Brigadoon: Marin & Melan (BRIGADOON まりんとメラン) (July 2000–February 2001) (TV animation) (WOWOW) (Studio 7)

Takahiro Kimura

Brigadoon was directed by Yoshitomo Yonetani and the characters were designed by Takahiro Kimura, both of whom worked on The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and Betterman.
Brigadoon: Marin & Melan (Character designs and chief animation director)

Ayaka Saitō

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12) 虹色の宝物"Niji Iro no Takaramono (Marin & Moe version) - Rainbow Colored Treasure" sung by KAORI and Ayaka Saito
Brigadoon: Marin & Melan as Moe Kisaragi

Kaori (voice actress)

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12) 虹色の宝物"Niji Iro no Takaramono (Marin & Moe version) - Rainbow Colored Treasure" sung by KAORI and Ayaka Saito 21) ED Theme :"Rainbow Colored Treasure (Niji Iro no Takaramono)" sung by KAORI
Brigadoon: Marin & Melan: Marin Asagi

Tokyopop

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Both were later translated into English by Tokyopop and printed in 2003.
Taste of Cinema ranked “Spring and Chaos” thirteenth in its list of Top “25 Weird Animated Movies That Are Worth Your Time.” From 2000 to 2004, Tokyopop released multiple film and television projects such as Street Fury, which Stu Levy created, GTO (English version for Showtime TV), Rave Master (English version for Cartoon Network's Toonami), and Reign: The Conqueror (English version for Cartoon Network's Adult Swim.) Tokyopop also released English version DVDs for: Initial D, Marmalade Boy, Saint Tail, Samurai Girl: Real Bout High School, Vampire Princess Miyu, Brigadoon, FMW, High School Ghostbusters.

Yoko Ueno

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The music for the series was composed by Yoko Ueno and Yuji Yoshino.
"Brigadoon Marin-To-Meran" Original Sound Track 2 (January 24, 2001 Victor Entertainment)

Anime

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BRIGADOON: marin & μελαν (BRIGADOON まりんとメラン) is a science fiction anime that ran from 2000 to 2001, produced by the Sunrise company, and was adapted as a manga by Nozomi Watase.

Manga

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BRIGADOON: marin & μελαν (BRIGADOON まりんとメラン) is a science fiction anime that ran from 2000 to 2001, produced by the Sunrise company, and was adapted as a manga by Nozomi Watase.

The King of Braves GaoGaiGar

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Brigadoon was directed by Yoshitomo Yonetani and the characters were designed by Takahiro Kimura, both of whom worked on The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and Betterman.

Betterman (TV series)

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Brigadoon was directed by Yoshitomo Yonetani and the characters were designed by Takahiro Kimura, both of whom worked on The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and Betterman.

Yayoi, Tokyo

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The show's setting in Yayoi, Tokyo was based on neighborhoods in which director Yonetani and art director Takashi Nakamura once lived.

Takashi Nakamura

The show's setting in Yayoi, Tokyo was based on neighborhoods in which director Yonetani and art director Takashi Nakamura once lived.

Traditional colors of Japan

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Color is a recurring theme in the series as well.

Rainbows in mythology

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Likewise, the rainbow is an important image.

Tenement

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She was abandoned as a baby at the door of a tenement house and adopted by the elderly couple Gen and Moto Asagi.

Far-sightedness

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She is far-sighted and wears glasses to see properly.

Sake

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Constantly drunk, he can often be found lying outside the house with a bottle of sake.

Crested ibis

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The kanji for "toki" in his name comes from "tokiiro", which is a shade of pink named after the wing color of the Japanese crested ibis.

Bokken

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She skips classes, carries a wooden sword for fights, and gets arrested often.

Eisaku Satō

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Eisaku Sato was the Prime Minister of Japan at the time of the series. When Brigadoon appears and Monomakia attack Tokyo, he realizes that Marin and Melan are the only ones capable of dealing with the problem and gives orders for the police not to interfere with their activities.

Richard Nixon

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Richard Nixon was the President of the United States at the time of the series. He learns about Marin and Melan's involvement with the Brigadoon crisis and goes to Japan to request their help.

Neil Armstrong

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Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin and Michael Collins were astronauts who achieved the first manned space flight to the Moon in the Apollo 11 rocket. In the series, their mission is changed to an expedition to Brigadoon.

Buzz Aldrin

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Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin and Michael Collins were astronauts who achieved the first manned space flight to the Moon in the Apollo 11 rocket. In the series, their mission is changed to an expedition to Brigadoon.