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Ultimate Teacher
1988

Ultimate Teacher

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / School / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Kyoufu no Bio Ningen Saishuu Kyoushi
Ultimate Teacher
Fearsome Bio Human: The Last Teacher
Kyofun no Byoningen Saishu Kyoushi
恐怖のバイオ人間 最終教師
恐怖のバイオ人間 最終教師
Year: 1988
Series: Full movie, 60 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Animate Film, Movic

At a run down school the "Ultimate Teacher" Ganpachi is sent to get things back on track and prepare the delinquent students for the real world. But the students don't want Ganpachi ruining the gang

Ultimate Teacher
Spirit Hero Wataru
1988

Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru
魔神英雄伝ワタル
Year: 1988
Series: 45 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Sunrise

A 9-year-old boy named Wataru Ikusabe is magically transported to a magical realm of the gods called Soukaizan which he is supposed to save. In his quest to save the realm, he manages to transform a

Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru
Saint Seiya: Legend of Crimson Youth
1988

Saint Seiya Movie 3: Legend of Crimson Youth

Genres: Adventure / Fantasy / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Saint Seiya: Shinku no Shounen Densetsu
聖闘士星矢 真紅の少年伝説
聖闘士星矢 真紅の少年伝説
Year: 1988
Series: Full movie, 75 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

Sun God Apollo the brother of Athena is here to take Athena back to heaven and taking over the sanctuary. He revived the deceased gold saints and use them and a few god saints as bodyguards. But

Saint Seiya Movie 3: Legend of Crimson Youth
Saint Seiya Movie 2: The Heated War of the Gods
1988

Saint Seiya Movie 2: The Heated War of the Gods

Genres: Adventure / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Saint Seiya: The Heated War of the Gods
Saint Seiya: Kamigami no Atsuki Tatakai
Saint Seiya: Hot Battle of the Gods
Saint Seiya: Movie 2
聖闘士星矢 神々の熱き戦い
聖闘士星矢 神々の熱き戦い
Year: 1988
Series: Short movie, 46 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

In northern Europe, the reincarnation of Odin, Dolbar, rules supreme. One day, Hyoga rescues a man in Siberia so warns him about trouble in the Asgard. Athena goes out to investigate and sends Hyoga

Saint Seiya Movie 2: The Heated War of the Gods
Ronin Warriors
1988

Ronin Warriors

Genres: Adventure / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Ronin Warriors
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers
Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers
Armor Legend Samurai Troopers
Samurai Warriors
鎧伝サムライトルーパー
Year: 1988
Series: 39 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise

Thousands of years ago, the evil emperor Talpa attempted to conquer the Earth. Defeated, he was banished to the Nether Realm and his armor was divided into 9 separate suits. Now, he has returned to

Ronin Warriors
My Neighbor Totoro
1988

My Neighbor Totoro

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
My Neighbor Totoro
Tonari no Totoro
My Neighbour Totoro
Наш сосед Тоторо
となりのトトロ
Year: 1988
Series: Full movie, 88 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Studio Ghibli

Follow the adventures of Satsuki and her four-year-old sister Mei when they move into a new home in the countryside. To their delight they discover that their new neighbor is a mysterious forest

My Neighbor Totoro
Hades Project Zeorymer
1988

Hades Project Zeorymer

Genres: Adventure / Mecha / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Hades Project Zeorymer
Mei Ou Project Zeorymer
Zeoraima - Project Hades
Meioh Project Zeorymer
冥王計画(プロジェクト)ゼオライマー
冥王計画ゼオライマー
Year: 1988
Series: OVA (4 ep.), 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: AIC, Half H.P. Studio

A young man named Akitsu Masato is `captured` by a secret govt. project known as "Last Guardian". He is told that his life as a normal student was all a lie, and that his real destiny is to

Hades Project Zeorymer
Aura Battler Dunbine OVA
1988

Aura Battler Dunbine OVA

Genres: Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
New Story of AURA BATTLER Dunbine
Seisenshi Dunbine OVA
Seisenshi Dunbine: New Story of Aura Battler Dunbine
聖戦士ダンバイン New Story of AURA BATTLER Dunbine
聖戦士ダンバイン New Story of AURA BATTLER Dunbine
Year: 1988
Series: OVA (3 ep.), 30 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise

Taking place 700 years after the Dunbine TV Series, "The Tale of Neo Byston Well" revolves around Shion Zaba, the reincarnation of series protagonist Sho Zama. Together with Silkie Mau, Reml Jilfried

Aura Battler Dunbine OVA
Dragon's Heaven
1988

Dragon's Heaven

Genres: Action / Adventure / Fantasy / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Dragon's Heaven
ドラゴンズヘブン
Year: 1988
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 40 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Youmex, AIC, Toshiba EMI

In the year 3195, there was a war between an army of robots and the humans. When Shaian, a sentient combat armor, lost his companion in battle, he shut down until his internal systems spotted a new

Dragon's Heaven
Dragon Ball Movie 3: Mystical Adventure
1988

Dragon Ball Movie 3: Mystical Adventure

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Fantasy / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure
Dragon Ball: Makafushigi Daibouken
ドラゴンボール 摩訶不思議大冒険
Year: 1988
Series: Short movie, 46 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

Emperor Chiaotzu's wife has gone missing, and he is told by Master Shen that if he collects the seven dragon balls he can call upon the eternal dragon and wish for her return. Meanwhile, Goku and

Dragon Ball Movie 3: Mystical Adventure
Demon City Shinjuku
1988

Demon City Shinjuku

Genres: Adventure / Horror / Romance / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Demon City Shinjuku
Makai Toshi Shinjuku
魔界都市 <新宿>
魔界都市<新宿>
Year: 1988
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 78 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Madhouse

Kyoya's father was a great warrior, killed at the hands of the diabolical psychic, Rebi Ra, who has now opened a portal to hell in the city of Shinjuku. It falls to Kyoya to finish what his father

Demon City Shinjuku
Appleseed
1988

Appleseed

Genres: Action / Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Appleseed
アップルシード
アップル・シード
Year: 1988
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 70 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gainax

After World War 3 the General Management Control Office construct an experimental city known as Olympus inhabited by humans, cyborgs and bioriods. Bioriods are a genetically engineered being created

Appleseed
Akira
1988

Akira

Genres: Action / Adventure / Horror / Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Akira
アキラ
Year: 1988
Series: Full movie, 124 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Tokyo Movie Shinsha

It's the year 2019, thirty-one years have passed since the start of World War III. A top-secret child with amazing powers of the mind breaks free from custody and accidentally gets a motorcycle gang

Akira
Urusei Yatsura Movie 5: Final
1988

Urusei Yatsura Movie 5: The Final Chapter

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Romance / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Those Obnoxious Aliens: The Final Chapter
Urusei Yatsura Kanketsu-hen
Urusei Yatsura Movie 5: The Final Chapter
Urusei Yatsura - The Final Chapter
Urusei Yatsura: The Final Chapter
Urusei Yatsura Movie 5: Final
Urusei Yatsura: Kanketsuhen
うる星やつら 完結篇
うる星やつら 完結編
うる星やつら 完結篇
Year: 1988
Series: Full movie, 85 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Magic Bus

The Urusei Yatsura story comes to a climax in this animated retelling of the final Manga story (although not the final movie). Lupa, yet another one of Lum's fiancés, arrives on the scene, and Lum

Urusei Yatsura Movie 5: The Final Chapter
Fight!! Ramenman: Light the Darkness!!
1988

Fight!! Ramenman: Light the Darkness!!

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Martial arts / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Gekijouban Tatakae!! Ramenman
劇場版 闘将!!拉麺男
劇場版 闘将!!拉麺男
Year: 1988
Series: Short movie, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Tatakae!! Ramenman

Tatakae!! Ramenman (Movie)

Fight!! Ramenman: Light the Darkness!!
Fight!! Ramenman
1988

Fight!! Ramenman

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Martial arts / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Tatakae!! Ramenman
闘将!!拉麺男
闘将!!拉麺男
Year: 1988
Series: 35 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Tatakae!! Ramenman

Set in a land where several martial arts styles collide, including (but not limited to) Chinese Kung Fu, Japanese Karate, and South Korean Taekwondo. Yet amongst these Shaolin-trained fighters and

Fight!! Ramenman
Transformers Headmasters
1987

Transformers Headmasters

Genres: Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Transformers: The Headmasters
トランスフォーマー・ザ・ヘッドマスターズ
トランスフォーマー ザ★ヘッドマスターズ
トランスフォーマー ザ☆ヘッドマスターズ
Year: 1987
Series: 35 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

Headmasters starts with Galvatron leading a new batch of Destrons to wage war on Seibertron, the Destron Headmasters. The Cybertrons are rescued by the arrival of the Cybertron Headmasters, led by

Transformers Headmasters
Salamander
1987

Salamander

Genres: Adventure / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Salamander
Salamander Basic Saga: Paola in Meditation
沙羅曼蛇 (1987)
沙羅曼蛇 BASIC SAGA 瞑想のパオラ (1988)
沙羅曼蛇 ADVANCED SAGA ゴーファーの野望 (1989)
沙羅曼蛇 サラマンダ
Year: 1987
Series: OVA (3 ep.), 53 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Studio Pierrot, Pony Canyon

Three tales based on the Gradius video game series by Konami. The planet Latis is under attack by the Space Dragon Salamander and it's war planet, the Bacterian horde destroying everything in sight,

Salamander
Saint Seiya: The Battle with Eris
1987

Saint Seiya Movie 1: The Battle with Eris

Genres: Adventure / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris
Saint Seiya: The Battle with Eris
Saint Seiya: Jashin Eris
Saint Seiya Gekijouban
聖闘士星矢 邪神エリス
Year: 1987
Series: Short movie, 45 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

Eris is the goddess of chaos and uses the body of Elien, who is a friend of Hyoga, to revive herself. She obtains the golden apple to drain Athena's life energy to make her ressurection complete and

Saint Seiya Movie 1: The Battle with Eris
Zillion
1987

Zillion

Genres: Adventure / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Akai Koudan Zillion
Akai Kodan Zillion
赤い光弾ジリオン
赤い光弾 ジリオン
Year: 1987
Series: 31 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G, Victor Entertainment

The story takes place on the planet Maris in the year 2387. Around this time, the Nozas started to genocidally kill all humans in order to lay eggs and reproduce on the planet. Three mysterious guns

Zillion
Neo Tokyo
1987

Neo Tokyo

Genres: Adventure / Fantasy / Horror / Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Neo-Tokyo
Manie-Manie: Meikyuu Monogatari
Manie Manie - The Labyrinth Tales
Manie-Manie Meikyu Monogatari
Manie-Manie: Labyrinth Tales
Manie-Manie 迷宮物語
Year: 1987
Series: Short movie, 50 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Madhouse

1. Labyrinth Labyrinthos A girl and her cat fall through a looking-glass into a dark labyrinth full of strange people. 2. Running Man In the distant future, a tough racer uses his psychokinetic

Neo Tokyo
Metal Armor Dragonar
1987

Metal Armor Dragonar

Genres: Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Kikou Senki Dragonar
Metal Armor Dragonar
Kiko Senki Doragonar
Kiko Senki Dragonar
機甲戦記ドラグナー
Year: 1987
Series: 48 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise

A.D. 2087 - the United Lunar Empire Giganos wages war on the Earth Federation Military to take control of the planet and establish a "rebirth" of the human race. During an invasion of a colony by

Metal Armor Dragonar
Lily C.A.T.
1987

Lily C.A.T.

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Horror / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Lily Cat
Lily C.A.T.
LILY-C.A.T
LILY-C.A.T.
Year: 1987
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 60 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Studio Pierrot, Victor Entertainment

The Deep Sleep Capsules, technology that has allowed man to reach out to the stars. These chambers slow the aging process by 95%. A 20-year trip passes, and the traveler has only aged 1 year. It

Lily C.A.T.
Ladius
1987

Ladius

Genres: Action / Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Makyou Gaiden Le Deus
Demon Frontier Legend Le Deus
Makyo Gaiden Le Deus
魔境外伝レ・ディウス
魔境外伝レディウス
Year: 1987
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 48 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Ashi Productions

In a post-apocalyptic world, the treasure hunter Riot and his pretty sidekicks are searching for Eyes of Zalem, which they hope will guide them to Rido, the treasure of a long-lost Quall

Ladius
Great Planet Evil-Destroyer Dangaio
1987

Great Planet Evil-Destroyer Dangaio

Genres: Action / Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Haja Taisei Dangaiou
Dangaioh: Hyper Combat Unit
Haja-Taisei Dangaiou
破邪大星ダンガイオー(彈劾凰)
破邪大星弾劾凰 [ダンガイオー]
Year: 1987
Series: OVA (3 ep.), 38 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: AIC

Four psychic teenagers—Mia Alice, Roll Kran, Lamba Nom and Pai Thunder—are brainwashed by the scientist Dr. Tarsan as pilots of his greatest experiment—the giant robot Dangaioh. But as their memories

Great Planet Evil-Destroyer Dangaio