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Marvel Anime: Blade- Season One

A new anime series based on the Marvel Comics character

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  • Jun 11, 2011
After being hugely disappointed with the third Blade film and then seeing the character get an interesting treatment in his own short-lived TV series, I'm really excited about the prospects of a dark anime series that could further explore the Marvel Comics character's past and the world of vampires that he lives in. Hopefully this will be faithful to the character and keep his edginess intact.
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June 11, 2011
I walk during the day and night...I slay during the night. There are worst things out there than vampires, ghouls and ghosts....Me.
June 16, 2011
He didn't mention ghouls and ghosts. Are you a ghoul or a ghost?
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The Daywalker Hunts in Japanese Anime!
Marvel comics and Japanese anime have been two of my favorite entertainment mediums. So It was a good bet that I would be checking out any production that would combine the two. I enjoyed the anime series “X-Men” and had mixed feelings about the “Iron Man” anime series. My expectations have been tempered with director Mitsuyuki Masuhara’s “Blade the anime series. In a nutshell, there are many elements that made the series quite creative that it proved successful …
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Blade, a "Daywalker" vampire hunter who was born with human and vampire blood in his veins after a vampire attacked his mother, is visiting Japan on a mission. There, not only he confronts Deacon Frost, the vampire who killed his mother, but he also faces up against "Existence", a mysterious organization of vampires modified by Frost.

Japanese Cast

  • Akio Ohtsuka as Blade
  • Maaya Sakamoto as Makoto
  • Tsutomu Isobe as Deacon Frost
  • Osamu Saka as Noah Van Helsing
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Premiere Date: July 1, 2011
Description: Based on the Marvel Comics character and the film trilogy, "Blade" is a new anime series for television about the vampire slaying anti-hero.
Genre: Animation
Studio: Marvel Entertainment, Madhouse
Starring: Akio Ōtsuka
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