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Dragon Half 

Doragon Hafu (original title)
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Mink is the love-child of a dragon and a dragon-slayer. Mink and her friends have very weird adventures on Mink's quest to be human. The story is unique because the art style constantly ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Amanda Winn Lee ...  Vina 2 episodes, 1993
Paul Sidello Paul Sidello ...  The King 2 episodes, 1993
Andy McAvin ...  Rosario 2 episodes, 1993
Brett Weaver ...  Damaramu 2 episodes, 1993
Rob Mungle ...  Ruth 2 episodes, 1993
Marcy Rae Marcy Rae ...  Mom 2 episodes, 1993
Kelly Manison ...  Venus 2 episodes, 1993
Phil Ross Phil Ross ...  Nurse / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Spike Spencer Spike Spencer ...  Roshi / ... 2 episodes, 1993
John Swasey ...  Announcer / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Greg Stanley Greg Stanley ...  Blue Slime 2 episodes, 1993
Kira Vincent-Davis ...  Yellow Slime 2 episodes, 1993
Lew Temple ...  Ticket Man 2 episodes, 1993
Kotono Mitsuishi ...  Mink 2 episodes, 1993
Mariko Kouda Mariko Kouda ...  Rufa 2 episodes, 1993
Taeko Kawata Taeko Kawata ...  Pia 2 episodes, 1993
Yasunori Matsumoto ...  Dick Saucer 2 episodes, 1993
Rei Sakuma Rei Sakuma ...  Vina 2 episodes, 1993
Ken'ichi Ogata ...  King Civa 2 episodes, 1993
Kaneto Shiozawa ...  Rosario 2 episodes, 1993
Akio Ôtsuka ...  Damaramu 2 episodes, 1993
Takeshi Aono ...  Ruth 2 episodes, 1993
Kikuko Inoue ...  Mana 2 episodes, 1993
Takumi Yamazaki ...  Chuckson / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Noriko Asano Noriko Asano ...  Venus 2 episodes, 1993
Michitaka Kobayashi Michitaka Kobayashi ...  Announcer / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Kosuke Tomita Kosuke Tomita ...  Minotaurus / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Megumi Urawa Megumi Urawa ...  Dug Fin 2 episodes, 1993
Jessica Calvello ...  Mink 2 episodes, 1993
Jennifer K. Earhart Jennifer K. Earhart ...  Luffa 2 episodes, 1993
Matt Greenfield ...  Golem 2 episodes, 1993
Hilary Haag ...  Pia 2 episodes, 1993
Aaron Krohn ...  Dick Saucer 2 episodes, 1993
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Storyline

Mink is the love-child of a dragon and a dragon-slayer. Mink and her friends have very weird adventures on Mink's quest to be human. The story is unique because the art style constantly switches between normal proportions and super-deformed proportions. Written by David McGuire <bdm55707@jetson.uh.edu>

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Half human. Half dragon. All trouble!


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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

25 April 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dragon Half See more »

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Runtime:

(2 episodes)

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The 'of doom' part of the "Damaramu water squiter of doom" was not in the scripts. Brett Weaver added the 'of doom' during the takes because he thought the "Damaramu water squiter" was to 'lame'. See more »

Quotes

Mink: You didn't have to come along, Rufa.
Rufa: Don't worry; I won't be just spare baggage. I borrowed this magic staff from my parents! I only wish I didn't have to be a babysitter too!
Mana: It's okay! I'll be good spare baggage!
Mink: Does she know what that means?
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Connections

Featured in Anime Abandon: Dragon Half (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

My Omelette
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven (from the Seventh & Ninth Symphony)
Lyrics by Kyoko Matsumiya
Arranged by Kohei Tanaka
Performed by Kotono Mitsuishi
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Absolutely side splittingly hilarious
19 January 2003 | by StevolteonSee all my reviews

This is without doubt the funniest Animé I have seen, and quite possibly the funniest thing, I'm sure nothing has made me laugh so much! Everything in it is funny, there's not a second goes past without something to make you laugh, and it manages to maintain a cohesive if somewhat surreal plot under it all too. And as for the ending music... I've had it playing when I open Windows since I first saw it a year or two ago and it still makes me laugh! And, as I think everyone else had said, Dug Finn's realisation that he's been cut out of the first episode... unparalleled, that made me so hard and long I missed the end.

One thing I would say though, usually I sit on the fence in the big subs/dubs debate, I really don't mind either for the most part, but if you're going to buy DragonHalf go for the Subbed version if you have the choice, the Japanese voices just suit the comedy so much more. I first saw the subbed and when I finally found it again and bought it I was disappointed to find that I had the dubbed version, and that the dubbed was so distinctly inferior. Not to say the dubbed is bad, but it misses a couple of jokes (like Damaramu's one step, two rank, three meal pun) and the subbed is just that much better it's worth the effort of reading!

Even if you don't like animé, watch it. It might seem a bit weird, but if you give it a chance it'll have you rolling in the aisles, it may even convert you.


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