Last Exile (ラストエグザイル) is a Japanese animated television series created by Gonzo. It premiered on TV Tokyo on April 7, 2003 and ran for twenty-six episodes until its conclusion on September 29, 2003.Story:
is set on the fictional world of Prester, where its inhabitants use aerial vehicles known as vanships as a means of transportation. On this world which is divided in eternal conflict between the nations of Anatoray and Disith, sky couriers Claus Valca
and Lavie Head
must deliver a girl who holds the key to uniting the two factions. Design:
Although Prester itself is not a representation of Earth, it features technology reminiscent of nineteenth century Europe at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution. Many of its designs were also inspired by Germany's technological advances during the interwar period. The conceptual designs were created by Range Murata.Other published media included two soundtracks, two manga adaptions and artbooks.
Last Exile: Travelers from the Hourglass
An interquel story, set right after the events of Last Exile and before Fam The Silver Wing, Travelers from the Hourglass is about continuing the story of Claus, Lavie, Alvis, and the others who left Prester and settled on Earth, their ancestors home world. As they get used to their new home, Al is pursued by the Earth Guild.
It is serialized in Newtype Ace and published by Kadokawa.Last Exile: Fam The Silver Wing