Hyper-realistic Mobile Police Patlabor world evolves into a Digital Paper Puppet Theatre? Reproducing a cardboard cut effect with sophisticated digital animation techniques, this hilarious mini series in 3 auto-conclusive episodes is directed by Ghost in the Shell S.A.C.'s Kenji Kamiyama. A different episode was screened on a weekly shift as part of the theatrical release of WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3.
Episode 1: Roar, Revolver Cannon!
In which Captain Goto in person holds a highly formative lecture about Labor weaponry.
Episode 2: Oh, Glorious Model 98 AV!
In which Shigeo Shiba exposes through the history of robot animation the extraordinary characteristics of the glorious Model 98 AV Ingram.
Episode 3: The Secret of Special Vehicle Unit Section 2!
In which Captain Nagumo finally discloses all the truth about Section 2 cooking facilities.
Release in Japan: March 3, 2002
Format: 3 x 12'
© 2002 HEADGEAR / BANDAI VISUAL / TOHOKUSHINSHA / Production I.G