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Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
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Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and save its creator, Shion Uzuki. But KOS-MOS doesn't want to listed her orders and executes some unknown plan. After their ship destroyed Shion and her companions find themselves thrust into the middle of a battle with Gnosis, U-TIC Organization and their own superiors. Battle with no clear sides...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: spacecraft, a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, man versus machine, save the world, adventure, alien encounter, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry, time travel, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, chaos, destiny, battles, chases and races, life is a bitch ...

Most similar movies to Xenosaga: The Animation

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, serious, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about imaginary, escapades, danger, heroes, space and aliens, androids and robots and rivalry mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Xenosaga: The Animation: Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), Kiddy Grade (2002), Ark (2005), Virus Buster Serge (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is a Japanese anime series produced by Anime International Company and funded by ADV Films. A retelling of the 1987 original video animation Bubblegum Crisis, the series premiered on TV Tokyo on October 8, 1998 where it ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, vigilantism ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam is a televised anime series, produced by Sunrise. Created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, it premiered in Japan on Nagoya Broadcasting Network on April 7, 1979, and lasted until January 26, 1980, spanning 43 episodes. It was the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, battle zone, androids and robots, superhero, heroic mission, space wars, heroes, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Kiddy Grade (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, government agency, master villain, man versus machine, save the world, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 556
Ark (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distant planet, a.i., androids and robots, good versus evil, man versus machine, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Virus Buster Serge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, fighting crime, man versus machine, race against time, adventure, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, plague ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Transformers: Energon (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Transformers: Energon, known in Japan as Transformer: Superlink, is the 2004–2005 Transformers toyline, animated series and comic book series, another co-production between Hasbro and Takara and a direct sequel to Transformers: Armada. It is also ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, bleak, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, benign alien, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, dangerous animal, evil alien ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Gunbuster (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the very near future, a race of huge, insectoid aliens are discovered traveling the galaxy. These aliens, which are known as the Uchuu Kaijuu, or Space Monsters, seem dedicated to the eradication of the human species as the latter takes its first ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, a.i., androids and robots, vengeance, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, hotshot hero, alien encounter, destiny ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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RahXephon (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized
Plot: space wars, evil alien, a.i., androids and robots, military, mecha, benign alien, man versus machine, high school, save the world, survival, alien encounter ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED is an anime series developed by Sunrise and directed by Mitsuo Fukuda. As with other series from the Gundam franchise, Gundam SEED takes place in a parallel timeline, in this case the Cosmic Era, the first to do so. In this ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: tragic hero, redemption, androids and robots, benign alien, master villain, save the world, adventure, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Galaxy Railways (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Galaxy Railways is a 26 episode science fiction anime series about flying trains set in the far reaches of space. It is licensed by Funimation Production Ltd. and produced by Leiji Matsumoto. It debuted on American TV in a syndicated FUNimation ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, benign alien, alien encounter, space travel, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
New Getter Robo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: New Getter Robot is an anime original video animation co-produced by Dynamic Planning and Bandai Visual. The series is a re-imagining of the 1970s manga Getter Robo, created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, that incorporates aspects of Japanese ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., adventure, androids and robots, master villain, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: a.i., androids and robots, mecha, man versus machine, apocalypse, future dystopia, parallel world, technology gone awry, danger, imaginary, chaos, ghost ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny is an anime television series, acting as a sequel of Mobile Suit Gundam SEED by Sunrise. It retains most of the staff from Gundam SEED, including Director Mitsuo Fukuda. Set two years after the original Mobile Suit ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: genetic engineering, hypocrisy, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, terrorism, space wars, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 14 min.
Story: In the Year 2016, Resistance fighter Blair Williams embarks on a deadly mission to search for a threat that is weakening humanity's defense against the self-aware artificial intelligence called Skynet and it's lethal Terminators.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, daring rescue, man versus machine, adventure, manhunt, save the world, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 3K
Robotech (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the year 1999, an alien battle fortress crash lands on an island in the South Pacific. Over the next ten years, mankind repairs and refits this fortress, using the advanced "robotechnology" found aboard her to create fighter planes that ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary, heroes, danger, spacecraft, space and aliens, adventure, androids and robots, soldier, battles, escapades, rivalry, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Genesis Climber Mospeada (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Genesis Climber MOSPEADA is an anime science fiction series created by Shinji Aramaki and Hideki Kakinuma. The 25-episode television series ran from late 1983 to early 1984 in Japan. MOSPEADA stands for Military Operation Soldier Protection ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: alien invasion, giant robot, androids and robots, mars, evil alien, war, man versus machine, save the world, survival, alien encounter, adventure, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 56
Geneshaft (2001)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the 21st century mankind was on the brink of destruction. Through genetic engineering however they eradicated such feelings as love and the desire for power. Since women are naturally less aggressive than men, women to man ratio was set to 9:1. ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, moon, a.i., androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, adventure, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Space Battleship Yamato (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When vile aliens known as the Gamilons wreak nuclear havoc on Earth, a group of survivors refit the Japanese battleship Yamato for intergalactic travel and set off on a mission to retrieve a neutralizer that will eradicate the radiation from ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, save the world, spacecraft, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: japan, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers is an American animated Space Western television series created by Robert Mandell and Gaylord Entertainment Company. The series combines sci-fi stories with traditional wild west themes. It is one of the first ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Plot: outer space, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, space travel, tough heroes, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, a.i., androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mankind has moved into space. Thousands of people live on giant orbiting space colonies called "Sides." However, the Earth Government, which rules the colonies, is unjust and cruel. A group of revolutionaries builds five robotic weapons ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: soldier, future dystopia, space wars, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, adventure, space and aliens, androids and robots, betrayal, battles, politics ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 1K
Star Blazers (1979)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Star Blazers is an American animated television series adaptation of the Japanese anime series, Space Battleship Yamato I, II, and III. Star Blazers was first broadcast in the United States in 1979. Significantly, it was the first popular ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, race against time, save the world, survival, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Transformers (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Transformers is the first animated television series in the Transformers franchise. The series depicts a war among giant robots that can transform into vehicles and other objects.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, alien encounter, good versus evil, save the world, evil alien, adventure, leadership, danger, chaos, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, future, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy of Zeon (the grouping of colonies furthest from the earth) has sparked a war.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, lone wolves, master villain, superhero, man versus machine, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, good versus evil, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 3K
Macross Plus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Macross Plus is a four-episode anime OVA and theatrical movie in the Macross series. It was the first sequel to the original Macross television series that took place in the official timeline. Plus was a groundbreaking combination of traditional cel ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, man versus machine, love triangle, a.i., master villain, save the world, adventure, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Galaxy Express 999 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the distant future, people are able to take on artificial bodies and achieve immortality. A poor orphan, Tetsuro Hoshino, strives to obtain a mechanical body for the triple incentive of eternal life, of revenge (his mother was gunned down by ...
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, androids and robots, train, young heroes, danger, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 1K
.hack//SIGN (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: .hack follows several young players as they navigate the vast, mysterious MMORPG known as “The World” – a place, it turns out, that is sometimes impossible to leave.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: cyberspace, cyberpunk, a.i., androids and robots, virtual reality, benign alien, ghost, adventure, man versus machine, apocalypse, mystery, future dystopia ...
Time: 2010s, year 2010
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Detonator Orgun (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Fleeing from his own race, Orgun—an alien being with superhuman abilities and unearthly weapons—travels to Earth to find an answer to his origin. There, he bonds with a young man named Tomoru to defend Earth against the Evoluders, who seek ...
Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, exciting
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: space battle, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, transforming robot, alien invasion, benign alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Space Cruiser Yamato 2 (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, spacecraft, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, danger, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, against the rules ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam 00 is an anime television series, the 11th incarnation of Sunrise studio's long-running Gundam franchise comprising two seasons. The series is set on a futuristic Earth and is centered on the exploits of the fictional ...
Style: bleak, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: battle zone, survival, outer space, uninhibited rivalry, space wars, battles, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, chaos, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: pirate, factory, androids and robots, spacecraft, master villain, adventure, future dystopia, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%