ふしぎの海のナディア (Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water) (1990-1991)TV

Genre: sci-fi fantasy adventure

Log line: A boy meets a girl, who is chased by thieves that want her blue pendant, and discovers her secret origins while they are running away and getting involved in a fight between people, who seek to dominate the world, and the members of a submarine.

This anime is based on the same proposed plan of “Castle in the Sky”. The chief director is Hideaki Anno, who directed “Neon Genesis Evangelion” later. Different from “Evangelion”, it’s a fun adventure story. The narrative is sometimes unstable, though.