Angel Sanctuary

Angel Sanctuary

 

Angel Sanctuary
Manga Volume 1

Genre:

Romace, Fantasy

 

Plot:

Setsuna Mudo is the incarnation of an angel named Alexial. Due to this his sister is killed. During his rage he awakens his powers and begins the destruction of Earth. Adam Kadmon makes him a deal for him to have the ability to save his beloved sister.

Setsuna Mudo travels through hell and heaven to find the love of his life, Sara Mudo. He befirends many angels and demons and makes a few enemies along the way. While his own story unfolds before his eyes, Alexial stories begin to unravel in his mind. Can he fix the things Alexial did so he can save his sister?

 

Manga:

Written by Kaori Yuki

Publisher: Hakusensha

English Producer: Viz Media

Magazine: Hana to Yume

Released: 1994-2000

20 Volumes

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Anime:

Directed by Kiyoko Sayama

Studio: Bandai Visual

Released: May 25, 2000 – Aug. 25, 2000

3 Episodes

 

Characters:

 

Humans

 

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Setsuna Mudo

Setsuna Mudo:

Incarnation of Alexial, an Organic Angel

16 year old who falls for a 15 year old

He must go through hell and heaven to find his love and save Sara

 

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Sara Mudo

Sara Mudo:

Younger sister of Setsuna

Reincarnation of Angel Jibril

Angel of water

 

Sakuya Kira:

Died at 6 in a car accident

Nanatsusaya saves him and controls his body

Soul of Lucifer

Best friend of Setsuna

 

Yue Katou:

Drug-dealer to Kira

Tricked by Rosiel and results with Setsuna killing him

He helps Setsuna in the other world to find Sara

 

Ruri Saiki:

Sara’s classamte and friend

She has a crush on Setsuna

Is sacraficed to free Rosial’s soul

 

Mrs Mudo:

Mother of Setsuna and Sara

A strict christian

 

Angels

 

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Alexial

Alexiel:

Twin to Rosial

Loved by Uriel and Lucifer

She loes God the most

Born of Adam Kadmon

Rebels against God and is puished to ‘sleep’

 

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Rosiel

Rosiel:

Twin to Alexial

Becomes detsructive

Wants to kill Jibril

 

Katan:

A Cheribum (originally a Grigori)

Right-hand person of Rosial

Setsuna’s awakening leaves Katan badly wounded

Rosial makes Katan eat a piece of his iwng, becoming his slave

 

Sevothtarte:

Heaven’s Prime Minister

Wants to purify Heaven

At odds with Rosial

It is revealed later that he is Lailah in a mask

 

Metatron:

A young child

Twin to Sandalphon

Has no wings

 

Sandalphon:

A.K.A.: Angel of the Apocalypes or the Nightmare Eater

Twin to Metatron

 

Zaphikel:

High ranking angel

Chief of Thrones

Leader of Anima Mundi a rebellion group

 

Anael:

Zaphikel’s lover

Best friend of Lailah

 

Adam Kadmon:

A.K.A.: The Holy Hermit

Only one to create a Seraphita

Gave ‘birth’ to Alexial and Rosial

 

Archangel Uriel:

Angel of Earth

A.K.A.: ANgel of justice or Angel of Death

Wings are dark brown color

Loved Alexial

Has a device on his throat that allows him to speak

 

Archangel Michael:

Angel of Fire

Title: Chief of the Powers

A.K.A.: Shining General of Heaven’s Armies

Short on two subjects: his brother, Lucifer, and his height, short

 

Archangel Raphael:

Angel of Wind

Title: Chief of the Virtues

Heaven’s healer

Falls in love with Sara

A known womanizer

Best friend of Michael

 

Archangel Djibril/Gabriel:

Angel of Water

Chief of the Cheribum

Comatose until Sara dies on Earth

One of the few to see the Grigori suffer and become aware of them

 

Dobiel:

Acts in Jibril’s place as cheif of Cheribum

Only a pawn

 

Sariel:

Chief of Principalities

In charge of the Mid-Air Corridor division in Heaven

 

Barbiel:

Second in charge to Raphael

Raphaels lover

 

Kirie:

Loves Rosial

Killed by Setsuna’s awakening

 

Raziel:

Works for Zaphikel

Is an I-Child

His eyes only turn red when he uses his astral powers

Takes over Amina Mundi when Zaphikel dies

 

Moonlil:

A Grigori turne into a personification of a human to watch over Sara

 

Teialiel/Teial:

Angel that can read minds

 

Sheatiel:

Only has one wing

 

Demons

 

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Lucifer

Lucifer:

Twin brother to Michael

Loves Alexial

 

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Kurai

Kurai:

Last princess (14th) to the Gehennan Royal Family

Master to the Shinryuu (three dragon oracles)

Falls in love with Setsuna

 

Arachne:

Kurai’s older brother and heir to the throne

Only a decoy to protect Kurai when Gehenna was attacked and destroyed

Sacrifices himself to save Kurai and becomes the 999th bride of Lucifer

 

Boyz /Voice:

Twin to Noyz

Loses an arm to Michael

Killed by Arachne

 

Noyz /Noise:

Twin to Boyz

Cuts her hair to look like Boyz

 

Prince Abaddon:

All that lay eyes upon him die

Kurai befriends him

Looks like a large reptile like monster

 

Seven Sins

Mad Hatter (Belial/Beliel):

Pride

Court Jester of Sheol

Chooses Lucifer’s bride

Loves Lucifer

Is neither male or female

 

Astoreth (Astaroth & Astarte):

Sloth

Former member of the Thrones

Shares his body with his sister’s soul

Caretaker to Prince Abaddon

 

Asmodeus:

Lust

Former Cheribum

Loves the Mad Hatter

Has three heads

Womanizer

 

Mammon:

Avarice

Fromer Angels

Head of a raven

 

Beelzebub:

Gluttony

Former Seraphim

 

Leviathan:

Envy

Has the cloth of a great sea-dragon

 

Barbelo:

Wrath

Lucifer’s first wife

Watched over Lucifer and Michael when they were in Heaven

Was killed by Michael to save Lucifer

 

Other

NidHegg:

Once a scientist with Lailah and Anael

Loves Lailah

Accused of raping Lailah

 

Enra-O:

Every human being that has ever died as one being

Rules over Hades

Tests Setsuna’s powers

Employed Kato to kill Setsuna

 

Doll:

Artificial human made by Uriel

Soul of Kirie

Phsycally she looks like Sara

Devoted to Uriel

 

YHWH:

Is a being that is from another plain

No physical form

Created the Universe to test an equation created by himself

Created Adam Kadmon to take over in his stead

Defeated by Setsuna with Lucifer’s help