Space Runaway Ideon Blu-ray
About Space Runaway Ideon Blu-ray
Space Runaway Ideon contains anime episodes 1-39 and movies The Ideon: A Contact a movie compilation and The Ideon: Be Invoked the sequel all directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino
When Earth archaeologists on the planet Solo dig up a set of strange vehicles, they have no idea that they've unearthed something that will change the course of mankind. Even more shocking is the discovery that a SECOND human race called the Buff Clan is also seeking the mechs! A deadly competition ensues as the two races battle to secure the secrets of what the Buff Clan calls the "Ide". While the fight initially favors the Buff Clan, everything changes when young Cosmo Yuki and his friends accidentally power up the ancient machines that form the most powerful robot the universe has ever seen! But even with the Ideon defending them, the return to Earth won't be easy, and there's a long hard journey filled with combat and sacrifice ahead!
Special Features: Japanese Promos
- Publisher: MAIDEN JAPAN
- Media: Blu-ray
- Spoken Language: Japanese
- Subtitle Language: English
- Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
- Themes: Mecha, Space
- Age Rating: 17+
- Run Time: 1158
- Year Created: 1980
- Release Date: 2/5/2019
- Dimensional Weight: 0.58
- Region Code: A
Ratings & Reviews
Another Classic from the creator of Mobile Suit Gundam
by STEVEN -
Space Runaway Ideon is another classic from the creator of Mobile Suit Gundam Yoshiyuki Tomino. All 39 episodes and 2 movies are in breathtaking Blu Ray HD. The features are simple video is in 1080p HD, the audio is in Japanses DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 Stero, with English Subtiles. I had no trouble watching this on my Blu Ray player. The discs played perfectly with no skips. The audio was crisp and clear. Maiden Japan did a wonderful job with this Blu Ray release. The only downside is that this show was cancelled after 39 of the planned 43 episodes were aired. Thankfully it got the movie treatment to properly end the story, and boy what a ending it was! This series is now my favorite non Gundam Mecha Anime. If you are a Mecha or a Tomino fan then Space Runaway Ideon is perfect for you watch again and again.
A fantastic, must see series!
by James Hudnall
This is one of my favorite giant robot animes. The story is original and unique. The music is great. I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Tomino in the early 80s when Dunbine was coming out and I got to talk to him about Ideon. The 80s is considered a golden age for anime and I was lucky to have seen most of them when they were coming out. This one is special to me.