Battle Athletes ( バトルアスリーテス大運動会 , Battle Athletes Daiundōkai) is a Japanese series produced by the AIC studio and released spil an innovador movie animation (OVA) and a manga by Yūki Nakano, and zometeen aired spil an anime television series on TV Tokyo te 1997.
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Battle Athletes Edit
Battle Athletes is a six-episode OVA set te the distant future where, after many years of war with an extraterrestrial wedstrijd, a contest of physical strength inbetween one representative from each wedren is agreed. Albeit the alien wedstrijd is far superior to the humans, the human champ prevailed, marking an era of peace for humanity. A University Satellite is created where the greatest athletes of the age train with women challenging for the title of Cosmic Beauty.
Akari Kanzaki, daughter of a former Cosmic Beauty, arrives at the University Satellite excited and ready to rival. After watching defending Cosmic Beauty Lahrri run quicker than she everzwijn has despite the industrial gravity being turned up, Akari realizes just how far she needs to go. Helping hier are hier fellow team members and roommates Kris Christopher, a soon-to-be priestess from the moon, and Anna Respighi, a timid female with a secret so hidden even she is unaware of it. Kris is marked spil a standout athlete and competes on a level near Lahrri drawing the anger of another top competitor Mylandah onto the team spil they prepare for the final competition.
Battle Athletes Victory Edit
The television series is not a sequel to the OVA, but a finish retelling of the story. The basic premise of the series remain intact, spil Akari still strives for the title of Cosmic Beauty, but the plot line and characterizations are often radically different. The characters and stories of this series tend to be more shocking te tone than the very first series.
The story commences with Akari Kanzaki at a schoolgebouw on Antarctica ter the year 4999. There are a series of tests that she and hier classmates voorwaarde go through to determine who’ll be the representatives to go to University Satellite, a satellite training facility. Living under the shadow of hier mother, the legendary Cosmic Beauty Tomoe Midou, Akari, emotionally fragile te this version, fights spil the worst athlete at the training schoolgebouw. Eventually, with the help of hier best friend Ichan, Akari succeeds ter making it to the University Satellite where she competes for the title of Cosmic Beauty and trains for a mission that will determine the fate of the human wedstrijd.
At very first, the creation of the franchise wasgoed set for a public radiodifusión stuk at embark of 1996 on “Orikasa Ai’s Moonlight Cafe”. [Trio] When the end of 1996 approached, a movie spel of the same name wasgoed released for the Sega Saturn system. It wasgoed followed up by the OAV series (the very first movie adaptation) and, some months straks, by the TV version. Two more games were released eventually (“Alternative” ter 1998, also for the Saturn, and “GTO” te 1999, for the PlayStation). There wasgoed also a comic adaptation, subtitled “A.D. 4999”.
A manga adaptation also exists. The story is very different from the anime series which involves Akari being a fresh candidate te the Antarctica Academy. There she meets hier masculine instructor aa he helps hier improve hier abilities. Akari meets some of the athletes spil some become hier good friends and some spil hier sworn rivals. There is a few differences with most of the characters:
Akari: Ter the anime series, she is hardly an athlete who believes she shouldn’t be an athlete like hier mother Tomoe Midou and believes she should abandon. Ter the manga, she desired to improve herself to see if she is worthy of being a true athlete like hier mom.
Ichino: Te the anime series, Ichino and Akari have bot friends since they were twelve years old and Ichino is helping Akari to keep going of being a worthy athlete. Te the manga, Ichino very first met Akari when Akari enrolled to the academy and become friends right away. Ichino still acts hot-headed sometimes.
Jessie: Te the anime series, Jessie acts zuigeling to everyone except to Akari because Akari is the daughter of Tomoe Midou, for Jessie’s objective is to become the next Cosmo Beauty Queen and surpass Tomoe Midou. She wants to be the best to everyone including Akari. Te the manga, Jessie is a lotsbestemming more cheerful and is nice to all the athletes which she doesn’t see Akari spil a rival but a friend. She sees all sports spil hier beloved hobby to do and have joy.
Tarnya: Te the anime series, Tarnya has darker skin and acts all funny. She looks like a cat and acts all childish. Te the manga, Tarnya is close to resemble hier OVA appearance has less childlike personality and likes to do joy stuff.
Ling Pha: Te the anime series, Ling Pha is a princess of China and has a selfish personality that she would do anyway of becoming the fresh Cosmo Beauty Queen even if it means by cheating. Te the manga, Ling Pha is much zuigeling to hier friends, has a ponytail, and doesn’t cheat. Hier father is a very rich merchant who sells special medicine which Ling Pha gives some of hier medicine to hier friends to help them out, te which case the medicine backfires of that cause side effects for which Ling Pha doesn’t know much about the medicines she gives out. She is close friends with Tarnya.
Ayla: Te the anime series, Ayla’s hair style is a wrap of ponytails and has quiet personality. Ayla likes to remain peaceful and never losses hier cool. Te the manga, Ayla’s hairstyle is a well groom pouf style and has a dark personality. She sees on all the athletes to learn of their abilities and to know of their weakness spil she gathers information (gegevens) on them and take them out.