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GAINAX (Firm)

Overview
Works: 351 works in 882 publications in 7 languages and 10,161 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Drama  Animated television programs  Science fiction television programs  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Young adult works  Animated films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Conceptor, Publisher
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
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Publications about GAINAX (Firm)
Publications by GAINAX (Firm)
Most widely held works by GAINAX (Firm)
Neon genesis Evangelion by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto( Book )
202 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,274 libraries worldwide
"In 2015, the "Angels" have returned, and Shinji Ikari, a fourteen-year-old child of the new Earth, is forced by his father Gendo--commander of the secret organization NERV--to pilot the monstrous biomechanical weapon called "Evangelion" to match the Angels' fearsome power. As a disembodied Shinji drifts in visions, merged with the esoteric fluids of the Evangelion, his father's long-serving lieutenant, Fuyutsuki, is kidnapped for interrogation by SEELE--in German, the "Soul"--The council of superiors whom NERV has been double-crossing for some time now ..."--Cover page 4
Shin seiki Evangelion by Hideaki Anno( visu )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 640 libraries worldwide
The year is 2015. As the remnants of the human race cower in subterranean cities, a deadly war is being waged for what is left of the planet. On one side are the mysterious beings known only as the Angels; on the other, the secret agency NERV with mankind's last hope, the awe-inspiring Evangelions. 26 episodes
Neon genesis evangelion : Angelic days by Fumino Hayashi( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Abandonded by his mother, Gendo Rokubungi has grown to hate the world and everything in it. But two people see something in Gendo worth saving: Yuri Ikari, student council president, and transfer student Kaworu Nagisa
FLCL by Hajime Ueda( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Bizarre tale of adolescence in a world that includes an eccentric father and grandfather in a city marked by a gigantic hand-iron shaped factory perched on a hill, and an impish, playful alien insinuating herself into the family
FLCL ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Naota meets a strange, pink-haired girl named Haruko who claims to be an alien and who involves him in the secret agenda of a mega-corporation. In six episodes
Neon genesis evangelion by Osamu Takahashi( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Stunning, hot-headed Asuka Langley Soryu has been friends with Shinji Ikari since they were little. And she always sort of assumed they'd stay together - until the day the beautiful, brilliant Rei Ayanami showed up in class! When Shinji starts to get curious about Rei, Asuka needs to figure out if she wants to be just friends with Shinji, or something more. But why are so many people keeping an eye on these relationships - people like homeroom teacher Misato, school nurse Ritsuko, and Shinji's mother - NERV's chief scientist, Yui Ikari ...?
Neon genesis Evangelion ( visu )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 190 libraries worldwide
The year is 2015. As the remnants of the human race cower in subterranean cities, a deadly war is being waged for what is left of the planet. On one side are the mysterious beings known only as the Angels; on the other, the secret agency NERV with mankind's last hope, the awe-inspiring Evangelions
Evangelion : 1.01 you are (not) alone ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A catastrophe of unparalled scale and magnitude overwhelmed the entire globe, causing half the population of the Earth to perish, leaving behind vivid remnants of devastation at numerous locations around the world. 14 year old Shinji Ikari was called out to Tokyo 3 by his father whom he has not met for a long time. At Tokyo 3, he is driven to the headquarters of the special government agency NERV to meet his father, who immediately orders Shinji to pilot Evangelion Unit One and fight against the Angel which is destroying the city. While Shinji resisted at first, the sight of an injured female pilot - Rei Ayanami is enough to make him decide he would not run away from this challenge and agrees to engage the enemy at hand. With the fate of the world resting on his shoulders, how will the 14 year old boy Shinji fight?
Neon genesis Evangelion by Fumino Hayashi( Book )
in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Harried, harassed and harangued--that's Shinji Ikari's life in a nutshell. Still, his days are fairly typical for a Tokyo teenager--he's got a pushy pal in Asuka who rudely rouses him whenever he's running late for school, and he's surrounded by the standard assortment of high school goofballs. In fact, everything's just as you'd expect--until one day when Shinji bumps into a strange girl he's never seen before, and she promptly accuses him of peeking up her skirt! But that's not the worst of it. Strange dreams have been haunting his sleep lately--dreams of a robotic "other" just beyond the horizon
Neon genesis evangelion ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 146 libraries worldwide
The first test of the new Eva turns into a disaster as the giant bio-humanoid goes insane and proceeds to run amok
Neon genesis evangelion ( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 140 libraries worldwide
An action series which revolves around the efforts by the paramilitary organization Nerv to fight monstrous beings called Angels, primarily using giant mecha called Evangelions which are piloted by select teenagers
Neon genesis evangelion ( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Having to defend the Earth and mankind is enough to cope with, but now Shinji Ikari finds himself faced with something unexpected - competition. Not only is Rei's Eva back on line, there's also a new giant robot defender that's being promoted by a group outside NERV. And to top it off, there's the third Eva pilot, the hottest ball of red-headed fury ever unleashed
Neon genesis evangelion ( visu )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 137 libraries worldwide
The Evangelion is the most powerful combat weapon ever conceived of by men, but at the core of each Eva is a single young human pilot. Rei Ayanami and Shinji Ikari must overcome personal differences and unit to defeat a new Angel attack
Neon genesis evangelion ( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 125 libraries worldwide
The war for the fate of mankind shifts to a new field of battle as a promotion for Misato sparks an introspective review of the events behind her early recruitment into NERV
Neon genesis evangelion : Angelic days by Fumino Hayashi( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
An impromptu outing causes the sutdents of class 2-A to learn the truth - that they're being groomed as pilots of enormous artificial beings called Evangelion. Before the day is through, two of these students will have to don their plugsuits and use the Evangelion in the first of many battles to come. But that's nothing compared to the angst that's in the air as Asuka and Rei grapple with their feelings for Shinji. - from cover
Neon genesis evangelion : the Shinji Ikari raising project by Osamu Takahashi( Book )
in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Based on the alternate world glimpsed in the final episode of the famous Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series, this manga series explores the characters through love, comedy and a new set of adventures. Stunning, hotheaded Asuka Langley Soryu has been friends with Shinji Ikari since they were little. And she always assumed they'd stay together--until the day the beautiful, brilliant Rei Ayanami showed up in class. When Shinji starts to get curious about Rei, Asuka needs to decide if she wants to be friends with Shinji, or something more. But why are so many of the adults around her keeping a close eye on these relationships?
Gurren lagann ( visu )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 107 libraries worldwide
In his sky-less cavern of a village Simon toils daily, drilling holes to expand his stifling little world until one day he makes an extraordinary discovery: a small glowing drill-bit and the man-sized mecha it activates
Neon genesis Evangelion ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The secret workings of NERV begin to become clear as Seele mercilessly interrogates NERV's key personnel in a ruthless bid to uncover Gendo Ikari's real agenda! A complex triple-cross leaves the fate of mankind hanging in the balance as the Evangelions must once again defend the Earth from a host of Angelic invaders
Neon genesis Evangelion ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 103 libraries worldwide
"In the deadly calm of the aftermath, the sudden and unexpected arrival of the Fifth Child hits like a hurricane, leaving Shinji at the eye of a whirlwind of activity as he finds a kindred soul in the unearthly Nagisa Kaoru ... but does Kaoru really have a soul at all?"--Container
His and her circumstances ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
The trials and tribulations of high school sweethearts Yukino Miyazawa and Souichirou Arima
 
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Alternative Names
Gainakkusu
Gainax
Gainax Co.
GAINAX Co., Ltd.
Gainax Company
GAINAX (Firm)
Gainax japanisches Animationsstudio
Gainax Network Systems
GAINAX Network Systems (Firm)
Studio Gainax
گایناکس
ไกแน็กซ์
가이낙스
ガイナックス
Languages
English (278)
Japanese (61)
French (18)
Chinese (11)
Swedish (10)
Spanish (5)
German (1)
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