|Title (Japanese)||Hajataisai Dangaio||Art Sample
|Notes||Lit. Dangaio- Giant Star Warrior
3 OVAs: 1987, 1988,1989. 45/40/40 mins.
US Renditions, 1990, 1992.
|Synopsis|| A typical
space/team/transforming robot saga. Three girls and one youth are brought together by the mysterious Doctor Tarsan to operate as powerful mecha warriors and be sold to the evil Bunker Pirates. They escape and form the ultimate mecha DANGAIOH to fight the pirates. Revelations about their past occur in following episodes.
|Review||DANGAIOH (Manga Video), 71 mins, cert 15, £12.99
The second US tape starts with a ten-minute synopsis of the first episode. The British distributor thought this so useful that they only released this prologue with episodes 2 & 3, ignoring the first episode.
Silly but fun and well-meant, obviously for
youngsters so it's a pity about the swearing and the 15
|Release||UK:VHS, US:VHS, US:DVD|
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