Wen stopped aging during the Astral Gate Disaster on Earth, which was 54 years ago. Julia (ジュリア, Juria) is a beautiful and mysterious woman from Spike's past. She eventually regains her memory and goes to find her home, only to find that there's nothing left of it. Turns into a full case at the end when Ed shuts off his connection to the internet, leaving him fully trapped inside his own mind. Manages to get one last chess game in with Edward. After Julia dies, Spike does this and assaults the Red Dragon directly to end his feud with Vicious. The Leader: Jet 4.2. A rich, egotistical bounty hunter who completely embraces the cowboy aspect of his job; he dresses like a cowboy, rides a horse named Onyx, uses six-shooters as his primary weapons and a cowboy whip to capture his bounties. In the final episode, Spike kills Vicious, but his fate after the battle is left ambiguous. Except it's a bag of ordinary mushrooms, and not actually worth anything. Contrast with her voiceover for "My Funny Valentine", accompanied by Spike and Jet's hilariously unbelieving reactions. Faye's lost love, the lawyer who took her in when she first woke up from cryogenic hibernation. In the year 2071, humanity has colonized several of the planets and moons of the solar system leaving the now uninhabitable surface of planet Earth behind. She's the one person Spike is truly connected with and treasures, and when she dies in front of him, it leaves him nothing. She dies while talking to Spike. She can handle herself exceptionally well in spite of her slight appearance, displaying at least once in the series (in "Cowboy Funk") that she has a powerful punch. hatches a successful plan to kill them and take control himself. Her name is short for "Anastasia". The main antagonist of the Cowboy Bebop movie, Knockin' on Heaven's Door, he's apparently a terrorist hellbent on causing as much destruction as possible, and holds the highest bounty in recorded history on his head (300,000,000 woolongs). If his first assassination attempt succeeds, awesome. He was promptly abducted, partially-brainwashed, and turned into one of their commanders. He set up the sting to kick in fifty years later when the gate was pre-scheduled for its first automatic tech upgrade. He manages to trick Ed into accepting a bag of ordinary shiitake mushrooms in exchange for letting him go, saying they're worth a fortune. Characters, voice actors, producers and directors from the anime Cowboy Bebop on MyAnimeList, the internet's largest anime database. Originally, Ed's character was inspired by the "inner behavior" of the shows' music composer, Yoko Kanno ("a little weird, catlike, but a genius at creating music"), and was first developed as a dark-skinned boy. Shin (シン, Shin) is the older brother of Lin. However, in the Titan flashbacks he is also seen to be remembering Julia. The real Londes is dead, or possibly never even existed — the young hacker is merely using his identity as a sockpuppet. Cowboy Bebop Enter a world in the distant future, where Bounty Hunters roam the solar system. Ein becomes closest to Ed, and they become the go-to comedic duo of the series. 14-year-old Rosny Spanggen (sic; Ronny in the subtitles, Rony in the credits). until she finds out the show has been cancelled. Although, as Faye herself eventually realizes, his debts were nothing compared to the debt she already possessed from her decades in suspended animation. The Mars-based crime syndicate to which Spike was once a part of. shuts off his connection to the internet. seem to become fast friends until she learns Spike is a bounty hunter. The doctor responsible for waking her from cryosleep named her after his favorite song, "My Funny Valentine." Physically, Jet is very tall with a muscular build. I remember her saying that". not only was he part of setting up Jet, but he actually fired the sniper bullet that cost Jet his arm. Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 Japanese anime series developed by Sunrise. Oh Ed, Ed, Ed... where to even start with Ed? After this, Spike gives up on everything and goes to settle things with Vicious once and for all. When Faye finally recovers her memories upon seeing the neighborhood she grew up in, the audience finds that Faye's family was actually considerably wealthy, as evident by the gated walls that enclosed a massive now-empty lot that used to be her home. Awed by how effortlessly Spike defeated the armed hijackers with martial arts, Roco begs Spike to teach him afterwards. After saying goodbye to Jet and the crew, Spike decides to go. , Voiced by: Unshō Ishizuka (Japanese); Beau Billingslea (English). It caused a great explosion that destroyed part of the moon and left the Earth burnt and scared. Which is about how old he is, chronologically. A petty criminal from Venus, Roco is on a plane when Spike and Faye prevent it from being hijacked. "Vicious" (ビシャス, Bishasu) is Spike's archenemy. she finds her hometown on earth, but only one of her friends is apparently still alive, and she's a very old lady, and Faye's house has been completely demolished, leaving nothing left for her on earth. Ed remains a part of the Bebop crew until the 24th episode, when she, along with Ein, leaves the crew. Episode 4. Unless Vicious was the "someone" below... To someone within the syndicate who wanted to personally kill Spike; presumably, this "someone" was meant to be Vicious, but since, His death was probably to make way for the "Someone" in the syndicate to enter the story, but instead the series was cancelled before that "Someone" could show up. Spike's increasing regret over bystanders and bounty heads is undone at the start of the film, which is said to take place late in the series. after she finds that there is nothing left of her past from 70 years ago. It resembles someone who's cried a lot or is in depression. Although she doesn't find out Whitney is a con artist — much like her, except not nearly as skilled — until the end of the episode. Rashid (ラシード, Rashīdo) appears during Cowboy Bebop: The Movie. What could hurt more than that? Spike goes to Laughing Bull for advice in Session 1 while looking for bounty head Asimov. He eventually escaped, taking Zebra hostage in the process, keeping him drugged and wheelchair-bound so that he could serve as a Guardian for Wen. She is also known as the "Heavy Metal Queen", for her love of heavy metal music, which she considers "very soothing". As a child, he was so gifted that he attracted the attention of the Dragon Head Syndicate (the manga's equivalent to the show's "Red Dragon" Syndicate). His plan is to release the nanomachines throughout the world, leaving only a handful of survivors. He was a scientist who started searching for a way to transmit what he considered the soul into data to upload to the internet, but disappeared over half a century ago. Spike Spiegel (スパイク・スピーゲル, Supaiku Supīgeru) (born June 26, 2044) is a tall, lean, and slightly muscular 27-year-old bounty hunter born on Mars. Watanabe said that he believes that many people would say that they empathize with Vincent and that "I even understand him". Despite his outwardly carefree attitude, he is haunted by the memory of his time in the syndicate, particularly of his romantic relationship with a mysterious woman named Julia, and his conflict with arch-rival and former … The Mad Pierrot is a ruthless Serial Killer who chases down Spike and duels with him in an abandoned amusement park. In one episode Spike teases her and asks if she will come to help him if he gets into trouble, and though she scoffs at his remark, she eventually does. Earth . Popular pages. With his last words he asks Spike to kill Vicious and tells him that he had been hoping for him to return. After waking up with no memories or knowledge of who, where and when she was, she was tricked into assuming the massive debts (which, she admits, were little more than a drop in the bucket compared to her own. He was a terrific guy – exactly the person you thought he was. What he is exactly is only implied, as Spike interrupts the answer and says he doesn't want to know. Voiced by: Kenyu Horiuchi (Japanese); David A. Thomas (English). Fad suddenly contacts Jet after years of being out of touch to tell Jet that a prison ship transporting Udai and other inmates has been hijacked by the prisoners and proposes that the two of them go out recapture Udai and company. In fact, pain is so alien to him he has a total childlike breakdown when he finally experiences it. the arsenal he keeps under his suit jacket. , Voiced by: Ai Kobayashi (Japanese); Jennifer Hale (English). so … considering she appeared in the side story "Cowboy Bebop: U.T." He's been dead since he went to Callisto. The owner of the Bebop and perhaps the group's nominal leader, Jet Black is an ex-cop turn bounty hunter and by far the most old-fashioned, level-headed, and responsible member of the Bebop crew. In actuality, "Londes" is a teenage hacker whose body was paralyzed by some kind of backlash that occurred while he was jacked into the internet, but whose mind has reached out across cyberspace through the technology being used to keep him alive. From the scenes she's in we can see that she knows how to drive a car during a car chase, she can shoot (though not as readily as the main cast) and she's smart: she knows how Vicious planted the transmitter on Gren immediately, for example. Eventually, Spike's past catches up with him big time. Seemingly little more than a thorn in her partners' sides, Faye is actually a well-rounded member of the team. He and Spike butt heads while both try to catch a serial bomber known as the Teddy Bomber, but the two end up fighting each other instead, repeatedly allowing the fugitive to escape. As said by Spike himself in the last episode, his right eye "only sees the present" and his left eye "only sees the past". 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