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Anime Profile: Air Gear

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Title
Air Gear Air Gear(エア・ギア) Air Gear
Released
  25 TV Episodes
Dates
February 6, 2007 2006
Company
ADV Films(original licensor), FUNimation(new licensor) Toei Animation/Studio MAO
Creator
  Oh Great!
Director
  Hajime Kamegaki
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Ecchi, Suspense Action, Adventure, Comedy, Ecchi, Suspense
Characters
Akito/Agito Wanajima Akito/Agito Wanajima
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Itsuki "Ikki" Minami Itsuki "Ikki" Minami
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Kazuma "Kazu" Mikura Kazuma "Kazu" Mikura
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Last I checked, this anime was available on DVD at Amazon.

Anime Characters: Air Gear

English Name
Japanese Name
English Name
Japanese Name
Akito/Agito Wanajima Akito/Agito Wanajima Onigiri Onigiri
Itsuki "Ikki" Minami Itsuki "Ikki" Minami Rika Noyamano Rika Noyamano
Kazuma "Kazu" Mikura Kazuma "Kazu" Mikura Ringo Noyamano Ringo Noyamano
Issha "Fats Buccha" Mihotoke Issha "Fats Buccha" Mihotoke Shiraume "Ume" Noyamano Shiraume "Ume" Noyamano
Kaitou Wanajima Kaitou Wanajima Simca of the Swallow Simca of the Swallow
Mikan Noyamano Mikan Noyamano Spitfire Spitfire

Anime Description: Air Gear

In an attempt to make themselves go faster and fly higher, people began putting motors in rollerblades, and eventually AT's (Air Trecks) were invented. Ikki is a middle-school boy who became interested in AT from watching videos his guardians (the Noyamano sisters) had, and from watching Simca practice everyday. As soon as he tried AT, he became addicted, and formed his own Stormrider team with his friend Kazu and Onigiri. They began entering AT battles, and excelling.

Spitfire, an experienced Stormrider, told Ikki a tale about eight roads and eight kings, relating to AT. This spurred Ikki on to challenge more Stormrider teams, battling to collect team emblems.