In present day Okinawa, a young amnesiac girl named Saya combats vicious, shape-shifting vampires. Her adoptive family and friends help her track down their source and uncover her past.
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Series cast summary:
Eri Kitamura Eri Kitamura ...  Saya Otonashi 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Katsuyuki Konishi ...  Hagi 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Hiroyuki Yoshino Hiroyuki Yoshino ...  Kai Miyagusuku 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Akiko Yajima ...  Riku Miyagusuku 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Hôchû Ôtsuka ...  George Miyagusuku 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Kari Wahlgren ...  Saya Otonashi 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Ben Diskin ...  Kai 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Crispin Freeman ...  Haji / ... 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Keiji Fujiwara ...  Nathan Mahler 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Olivia Hack ...  Irene / ... 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Akira Ishida ...  Joel Goldschmidt VI 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Kentarô Itô Kentarô Itô ...  Akihiro Okamura 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Yûko Kaida ...  Julia Silverstein 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Ami Koshimizu Ami Koshimizu ...  Mao Jahana 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Jûrôta Kosugi Jûrôta Kosugi ...  David 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Takashi Nagasako Takashi Nagasako ...  Lewis 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Jôji Nakata ...  Amschel Goldsmith 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Christopher Nissley Christopher Nissley ...  David / ... 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Tôru Ohkawa Tôru Ohkawa ...  James Ironside 50 episodes, 2005-2006
David Rasner David Rasner ...  Akihiro Okamura / ... 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Hiroshi Shirokuma Hiroshi Shirokuma ...  Kakimoto 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Jun'ichi Suwabe ...  Van Argeno 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Megumi Toyoguchi Megumi Toyoguchi ...  Irene 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Kôji Tsujitani Kôji Tsujitani ...  Solomon Goldsmith 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Wally Wingert ...  George / ... 50 episodes, 2005-2006
Dave Wittenberg ...  Solomon / ... 26 episodes, 2005-2006
Steve Blum ...  Collins / ... 22 episodes, 2006
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Storyline

They are called Chiropterans, ravenous creatures that can change their form, disguising themselves as human beings. Immortal creatures that feed off blood, they hide themselves among us. An organization called the Red Shield has been waging a private war to wipe them out. Now the struggle has grown. Saya Otonashi is a normal high school student who suffers from amnesia; she can't remember anything before the past year of her life. Then one day, a man named Hagi appears and gives her a katana, and her destiny is only partially revealed. The journey for the truth begins... Written by songmaster2005

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17 March 2007 (USA) See more »

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There is a basset hound in episode 17, which is director Mamoru Oshii's trademark. He is credited as co-planner. See more »

Quotes

Julia: Kai's a nice boy, isn't he?
David: In the battlefield, the nice guys always die first. I don't want to see it happen.
Julia: You sure have changed.
David: Changed?
Julia: Until recently, you were like an iron robot.
David: And now?
Julia: Now you're like an android or a cyborg.
David: I'm growing weaker by the day.
Julia: Really? I like you better this way.
David: In this business, weakness is a shortcoming.
[...]
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Followed by Blood-C: The Last Dark (2012) See more »

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High Marks
29 October 2005 | by ph8teSee all my reviews

Saya is a mysterious girl that doesn't know her past . As she regains her memory, Saya discovers most of her "life", not true. Can't wait to see episode 3! New to anime? I recommend the 2001 release, "Blood: The Last Vampire". Its shows what the best of anime is all about, and you meet Saya (vampire anti heroine) for the first time. She's a warrior like Kill Bill , ala "Bladette". It's still not clear what the relationship is between Saya, and the U.S. Miltarys' Black Ops Squad. I want to see the origins of this character , that seems to be where they're going. So far so good. The biggest surprise of all was the music production. Academy Award Winner, Hans Zimmer (Gladiator)! There are brilliant performances by a cellist that provides amazing musical depth to one of the main characters in this series. This one is a winner!


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