Maeda's initial draft was expanded upon by Kouyama, Takahashi and Yamashita. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Google Facebook Twitter. The Count also appears to have some sort of mysterious connection to Albert's parents--as if he had somehow known them in the past, although neither of them can ever remember seeing the Count before. Tsuruoka, Youta Sound Director. The year is Retrieved on January 27, Not much can truly be said regarding Gankutsuou's personality other than his love for negativity. Archived from the original on February 1, Venneh All reviews people found this review helpful.
Archived from the original on October 27, Archived from the original on February 4, You'll know about five minutes in what kind of viewer you are. Gankutsuou is a episode paraphrase of Alexandre Dumas ' famous novel, The Count of Monte Cristo , set far into the future and viewed through an anime-and-LSD filter. Google Facebook Twitter. Not much can truly be said regarding Gankutsuou's personality other than his love for negativity. NTT Publishing. Archived from the original on February 28, Gankutsuou as The man in the Iron Mask.
Sign In Don't have an account? But anime aimed at an older crowd is on a whole other level! As a consequence, the anime's central theme became how the cast's actions are influenced by their emotions. His limbs are bony and thin in certain areas as well. Archived from the original on October 28, The Count of Monte Cristo is considered a literary classic, and in the years since its publication has received numerous adaptations. Archived from the original on August 28, The manga used a traditional handdrawn style rather than emulating the anime's artstyle, a decision made by Maeda. According to Noitier de Villefort, Gankutsuou was once a powerful crime lord who wanted to take control of the criminal underworld hundreds of years ago. Archived from the original on October 11,
The manga used a traditional handdrawn style rather than emulating the anime's artstyle, a decision made by Maeda. The lyrics for all songs were written by Burnel. October 24, The series was adapted into a CD drama , a trilogy of novels by screenwriter Shuichi Kouyama, and a manga written and drawn by series creator Mahiro Maeda which ran from to Mercedes was designed to show her coldness and fragile spirit in the wake of losing Edmund, with her dress design using ice and crystal as a motif. Ishii, Kouji Japanese. Categories :. Anime Insider.