The Birth of NERV

The Birth of NERV is an anime episode of Neon Genesis Evangelion that was released on 02/21/1996

Neon Genesis Evangelion Ep. 21

He Was Aware That He Was Still a Child [The Birth of NERV]

Summary

A flashback episode that explores the beginning of Nerv, as well as Misato's childhood and Shinji's early days.

Opening Theme-

"Thesis of a Cruel Angel - 残酷な天使のテーゼ [Zankoku na Tenshi no Te-ze)" by Yoko Takahashi

Ending Theme-

"Fly Me to the Moon (Yoko Takahashi Version)" by Yoko Takahashi

Characters & Voice Actors

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Yui Ikari ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Megumi Hayashibara ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Kim Sevier ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Ritsuko Akagi ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Yuriko Yamaguchi ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Misato Katsuragi ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Kotono Mitsuishi ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Allison Keith ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Gendo Ikari ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Fumihiko Tachiki ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Kohzou Fuyutsuki ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Rei Ayanami ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Megumi Hayashibara ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Shinji Ikari ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Megumi Ogata ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Spike Spencer ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Ryouji Kaji ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Koichi Yamadera ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Adam ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Naoko Akagi ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Laura Chapman ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Mika Doi ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)

Credits

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Hiroyuki Ishido Director
Shunji Suzuki Director
Yoshiyuki Sadamoto Character Artist/Designer
Hideaki Anno Writer Best known for directing the Gainax series Neon Genesis Evangelion, Anno is an award-winning animator and director.
Masayuki Storyboard A character artist and sometimes a director. Known for his work with Hideaki Anno on Neon Genesis Evangelion.

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