The entire influential Japanese anime series, containing all 26 episodes. Set in the year 2015, the human race has retreated into vast underground cities after the invasion of the dreaded 'Angels', a race of alien creatures. Earth responds by forming the NERV agency, which creates the Evangelions - giant biomechanical weapons that can only be piloted by children. 14 year old Shinji Ikari (Megumi Ogata) is summoned against his will by his father to Neo-Tokyo 3 to take up the controls of one of the Evangelion weapons and lead the fight against the Angels. But Shinji begins to question why his father has really contacted him after so many years apart, and why the Angels are really attacking Earth. Episodes are: 'The Beast'; 'A Transfer'; 'Hedgehog's Dilemma'; 'Rei I'; 'Rei II'; 'A Human Work'; 'Asuka Strikes!'; 'Both of You, Dance Like You Want to Win!'; 'Magma Diver'; 'The Day Tokyo-3 Stood Still'; 'She Said 'Don't Make Others Suffer For Your Personal Hatred''; 'Liliputian Hitcher'; 'Weaving a Story'; 'Those Women Longed for the Touch of Others' Lips and Thus Invited Their Kisses'; 'Splitting of the Breast'; 'Fourth Children'; 'Ambivalence'; 'Introjection'; 'Weaving a Story II: Oral Stage'; 'He Was Aware That He Was Still a Child'; 'Don't Be'; 'Rei III'; 'The Beginning and the End'; 'Do You Love Me?' and 'Take Care of Yourself'.