Gaea is a mythical realm ruled by sword and sorcery and immersed in blood and violence. Thrust into a conflict she doesn't quite understand, Hitomi Kanzaki helps aid the young Prince Van as they embark upon a journey to fight the Black Dragon Clan. The battle over a legendary suit of dragon armor, Escaflowne, has begun.
- Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
- Studio: Bandai Visual, SUNRISE
- Keyword: depression, tragic hero, tragic villain, mecha, unrequited love, teen angst, airship, dragon, suicide note, wings, anime, city ruin
- Cast: Maaya Sakamoto, Tomokazu Seki, Mayumi Iizuka, Minami Takayama, Koji Tsujitani, Shin-ichiro Miki