"Father's Enemy is Avan!? The Ultimate Black Sword of Hatred!!" is the twenty-first episode of the 1991 anime The Adventure of Dai. It first aired on 19 March 1992.

Summary

Characters in Order of Appearance

  • Dai
  • Gomechan
  • Popp
  • Maam
  • Hyunckel
  • Vearn (mention)
  • Hadlar (flashback)
  • Bartos
  • The Underworld's Hyunckel (mention)
  • Brass (flashback)
  • Avan (flashback)
  • Mystvearn (flashback)

Battles & Events

Magic/Abilities/Items used

Magic used

  • Frizzle (Popp, Magic Bullet)
  • Sizz (Popp)
  • Kasizz (mention)
  • Kaboom (mention)
  • Dazzle (unnamed Magic Bullet)

Abilities used

  • Avan Strash (Avan, unnamed)
  • Bloody Scryed (Hyunckel)

Items used

  • Dark Armour Blade
  • Insignia of Avan

Monsters Seen

Manga & Anime Differences

  • Added that Popp's new wand doubles his magic power
  • Added scenes of the monsters massacring Hyunckel's village, Bartos actively saves Hyunckel from death. Added scenes of Hyunckel growing up among the monsters and Bartos joking about getting a "medal of honour".
  • The monster telling Bartos about the hero attack is a skeleton swordsman instead of a skeleton design
  • Bartos does not hide Hyunckel in a cupboard.
  • Removed Leira and Loca from the assault on Hadlar's underground palace
  • Dai's party is suprised claim to use a sword technique beofre removing it from his helmet
  • On Hyunckel's graduation ceremony, Avan as the same sword design as when he later fought Hadlar on Dermline
  • Avan has his monologue after jumping in the river. Added a whirlpool in the river.

Trivia

Errors

Credits

In order

Cast

  • Dai: Toshiko FUJITA
  • Gomechan: Yumi TOUMA
  • Maam: Miina Tominaga
  • Popp: Keiichi NANBA
  • Avan: Hideyuki Tanaka
  • Hyunckel: Hideyuki HORI
  • Brass: Isamu TANONAKA
  • Hadlar: Takeshi AONO
  • Troll: Kazunari TANAKA
  • Orc: Hisao EGAWA
  • Bartos: Masato HIRANO

In collaboration with Aoni Production

Crew

  • Producer
    • Yoshio TAKAMI
    • Atsushi KIDO
    • Hirooshi INOUE (TBS)
  • Original Story
    • Riku Sanjo
    • Koji Inada
    • (Weekly "Shonen Jump" Serialisation)
    • (Collaboration: 18Van Planning)
  • Music: Koichi Sugiyama
    • Arrangement
      • Hayato MATSUO
      • Motoaki TAKENOUCHI
    • Music Production: Sugiyama Kobo
  • Opening Theme
  • Character Design: Yasushi Nagaoka
  • Art Design: Nobuto SAKAMOTO
  • Chief Director: Nobutaka NISHIZAWA
  • Production Manager
    • Kenkichi MATSUSHITA
    • Yuichi SUENAGA
  • Production
    • Toei
    • TBS
  • Screenplay: Junki TAKEGAMI
  • Key frame
    • Joji OSHIMA
    • Yuuji HAKAMADA
    • Shin'ichirou FUKUSHIMA
    • Masumi KAMEDA
  • In-between frames
    • Hirotoshi RISSEN
    • Masahito OTANI
    • Nobuko NAKAGAWA
    • Michiyo MATANO
  • Backgrounds
    • Tsutomu FUJITA
    • Shinji ITO
    • Keito WATANABE
    • Hiromitsu SHIOZAKI
  • Finishing
    • Noriko HIRAISHI
    • Takashi HANEISHI
  • Colour Check: Hideko SAKAI
  • Special Effects: Masayuki NAKASHIMA
  • Photography: A Koboshi
  • Editing: Masaaki HANAI
  • Recording: Tanekichi IMASEKI
  • Sound Effects: Yasuyuki KONNO
  • Music Selection: Audio Yunaka
  • Recording: Yoshiko HARA
  • Recording Studio: Yubakku
  • Director Assistant: Kayo Ikeda
  • Production Advancement: Koichi Hirose
  • Art Manager: Minoru NAKAMURA
  • Finishing Manager: Osamu HONMA
  • Promotion Programming: Yumiko Okada (TBS)
  • Development: Toei Labo
  • Art: Kunihiro CHIDA
  • Animation Director: Joji OSHIMA
  • Storyboard: Masayuki AKEHI
  • Episode Director: Tetsuji NAKAMURA

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Chapters Avan, The Hero — Side Story
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Games Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 ProfessionalDragon Quest Monsters: Super LightDragon Quest of the StarsJump Force The Adventure of Dai - Portable Adventure The Adventure of Dai - Xross Blade The Adventure of Dai - A Hero's Bonds The Adventure of Dai – Infinity Strash
Spinoffs Dai no Daibōken Yuusha Avan to Gokuen no Maou The Adventure of Dai - Xross Blade
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