Bee Train K. K. (Japaneseビィー トレイン 株式会社, Bītorein Kabushiki - gaisha, Eng. BEE TRAIN Production Inc. ) is a Japanese animation studio based in Musashino, inter alia, to the production of anime series like Noir. hack / / SIGN and Madlax participated.
Bee Train was founded on June 5, 1997 by Koichi Mashimo as a subsidiary of Studio Production IG and worked with XEBEC, another daughter studio, closely. The studio itself was created at the request Mashimos with the aim to make no loss or profit and should serve as a " hospital for Animators ".
The first releases of the studio were anime adaptations of computer games, as PoPoLoCrois, Arc the Lad, Wild ARMs or Medabots. These were produced as supplements to the games. These productions Bandai convinced them to give Bee Train the order, on the popular game to produce an OVA based. Hack. This was called. Hack / / Liminality and was released as Bonusmatieral to the four different games. In parallel, the decision was made the games on a television series, which was released in 2002 as. Hack / / SIGN to apply. This series became one of the most famous works by Bee Train.
Since in most productions, the protagonists are portrayed as expressive female role models who are inter- speculative - many relations, Bee Train has a certain following in the yuri fandom.
- 2001: Noir
- 2002:. Hack / / SIGN
- 2003: Avenger
- 2003:. Hack / / Legend Of The Twilight
- 2004: Gin'yū Mokushiroku My Love
- 2004: Madlax
- 2005: Tsubasa Chronicle
- 2006: Gin'yū Mokushiroku My love again
- 2006:. Hack / / Roots
- 2007: El Cazador
- 2008: Mugen no Junin
- 2009: Phantom ~ Requiem for the Phantom ~
- 2010: Shinrei Tantei Yakumo
- 2011: Hyōge Mono
More Anime productions
- 2002:. Hack / / Intermezzo ( OVA)
- 2002:. Hack / / Liminality (OVA )
- 2003:. Hack / / Gift (OVA )
- 2003:. Hack / / Unison (OVA )
- 2007: Murder Princess ( OVA)
- 2010: Halo Legends ( OVA)