Neon Genesis Evangelion
A manga series by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto and later an anime series by Gainax.
Alternate names: 新世紀エヴァンゲリオン, Shin Seiki Evangelion
The first video game about Neon Genesis Evangelion was released on March 1, 1996.
The anime aired from 1995-10-03 till 1996-03-27, so anything prior to this is definitely based solely on the manga, anything after is likely more on the anime than manga.
CharactersRei Ayanami, Shinji Ikari, Asuka Langley Soryu, Kōzō Fuyutsuki, Misato Katsuragi, Ryoji Kaji, Ritsuko Akagi, Gendo Ikari, Toji Suzuhara, Pen Pen, Kaworu Nagisa
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|A||1995 - Manga first book|
1995 - First episode
|B||1996 - Last episode|
|C||2003 - Evangelion live movie announced|
|D||2007 - Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone - (movie)|
|E||2009 - Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance - (movie)|