Gulliver Boy

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Gulliver Boy
Gulliver Boy Poster.jpg
Cast
空想科学世界ガリバーボーイ
(Kūsō Kagaku Sekai Gulliver Boy)
GenreAdventure
Science Fiction
Anime television series
Directed byToyoo Ashida
StudioToei Animation
NetworkFuji TV
Original runJanuary 8, 1995December 24, 1995
Episodes50
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Gulliver Boy
Gulliver Boy Poster.jpg
Cast
空想科学世界ガリバーボーイ
(Kūsō Kagaku Sekai Gulliver Boy)
GenreAdventure
Science Fiction
Anime television series
Directed byToyoo Ashida
StudioToei Animation
NetworkFuji TV
Original runJanuary 8, 1995December 24, 1995
Episodes50
Portal icon Anime and Manga portal

Imagination Science World Gulliver Boy (空想科学世界ガリバーボーイ Kūsō Kagaku Sekai Garibābōi?) or simply Gulliver Boy is a Japanese anime series created by Hiroi Oji and Toyoo Ashida. It was produced by Toei Animation, directed by Ashida and aired on Fuji TV from January 8, 1995 to December 12 of that year. On December 5th 2012 Pony Canyon released the series in a DVD box in Japan.

Characters[edit]

Protagonist of the series, a magician who must remain enclosed in the Yoke magic school to protect his friend Edison. When he returns to his country, Venice, he finds out that it is being attacked by Spain.
Young scientific genius, Gulliver's friend.
A girl, the friend of Gulliver, who saved him from the troops of Spain.
A Dark fairy who takes a liking to Gulliver, and vows never to leave his side.
King of Spain, deeply in love with Misty. He killed Gulliver's father, but when he was informed that there was a son, promised himself that he would kill the son, so they could be in paradise together. It's latter revealed in the second half of the series that he is controlled by Hallelujah, the sums of evil.
His kingdom is attacked by the army of Spain. He does not understand why Yudo is doing this, since there was previously peace between the two countries.
Raises Gulliver as his son. Yudo kills him, but before he dies he manages to confess to Gulliver that he is not his true father.

Voices and Dubbing[edit]

CharacterVoice actor
Gulliver ToscanniKappei Yamaguchi
MistyChisa Yokoyama
PhoebeWakana Yamazaki (TV series)
Miina Tominaga (PC Engine game)
EdisonIkue Ohtani
GekkouRyotaro Okiayu
EdokkoNaoki Tatsuta
Papa ToscanniTakeshi Aono (TV series)
Hidekatsu Shibata (PC Engine game)
LawrenceToshiyuki Morikawa (TV series)
Urara Takano (PC Engine game)
Lee 10 BaiChafurin (TV series)
Akio Ohtsuka (PC Engine game)
Full Moon BaronBin Shimada (TV series)
Tessho Genda (PC Engine game)
Budo MuscleWataru Takagi (TV series)
Masashi Sugawara (PC Engine game)
JudauKaneto Shiozawa (TV series)
Jurouta Kosugi (PC Engine game)
MajinTakeshi Aono
HallelujahRihoko Yoshida (TV series)
Kumiko Takizawa (PC Engine game)
Steel BatMegumi Hayashibara
NarratorMahito Ōba

Music[edit]

Ignite! Gulliver Boy[edit]

"Ignite! Gulliver Boy"
Single by Kiyohiko Ozaki
ReleasedFebruary 25, 1995 (1995-02-25)
FormatCD single
Genreanime
Length??:??
LabelMercury Music Entertainment Jp
Writer(s)Yukinojo Mori

Ignite! Gulliver Boy (燃えろ!ガリバーボーイ Moero! Garibābōi?) is a song by Jpop vocalist Kiyohiko Ozaki and serves as the opening theme to the anime Gulliver Boy. It was released Mercury Music Entertainment on February 25, 1995 in Japan only. The song was written by Yukinojo Mori, composed by Toshiaki Yamazaki, and arranged by Michihiko Ohta. Coupled with the song is the show's first closing theme "Kagami no Naka no Yūsha" which is also performed by Ozaki.[1]

Track List

  1. 燃えろ!ガリバーボーイ
    Moero! Garibābōi/Ignite! Gulliver Boy
  2. 鏡の中の勇者
    Kagami no Naka no Yūsha/A Brave Man in the Mirror
  3. 燃えろ!ガリバーボーイ(オリジナル・カラオケ)
    Moero! Garibābōi (Orijinaru Karaoke)/Ignite! Gulliver Boy (Original Karaoke)
  4. 鏡の中の勇者(オリジナル・カラオケ)
    Kagami no Naka no Yūsha (Orijinaru Karaoke)/A Brave Man in the Mirror (Original Karaoke)

Aitai Kara[edit]

"Aitai Kara"
Single by Misumi
ReleasedSeptember 25, 1995 (1995-09-25)
FormatCD single
Genreanime
Length??:??
LabelMercury Music Entertainment Jp
Writer(s)Takahiro Maeda

"Aitai Kara" (逢いたいから Because I Want to Meet?) is a song by Jpop vocalist Misumi and serves as the second closing theme to the anime Gulliver Boy. It was released by Mercury Music Entertainment on September 25, 1995 in Japan only. The song was written by Takahiro Maeda with composition and arrangements by Masahiro Takatsuki. The song is coupled with another Misumi song called "Dreamer".[2]

Track List

  1. 逢いたいから
    Aitai Kara/Because I Want to Meet
  2. Dreamer
  3. 逢いたいから(オリジナル・カラオケ)
    Aitai Kara (Orijinaru Karaoke)/Because I Want to Meet (Original Karaoke)

Videogames[edit]

All in Japan

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yahoo Music page
  2. ^ Yahoo Music page

External links[edit]