Studio Deen adapted the Star Ocean: The Second Story manga series into an anime series, naming it Star Ocean EX (スターオーシャンＥＸ, Sutā Ōshan EX). The series premiered on TV Tokyo from April 3, 2001 and ran for twenty-six episodes until September 25, 2001. Movic released to VHS tape and Region 2 DVD across nine volumes, with the first released on July 27, 2001 and the final volume released March 29, 2002. Each volume contained two episodes, except the final volume which had three. In 2004, Geneon Entertainment announced they had acquired the license to release the series to Region 1 DVD. They released the first of six volumes on January 4, 2005 and the final volume on November 22, 2005. In Geneon's release, the first two volumes contained five episodes each, while the remaining volumes contained four. On August 8, 2006, Geneon released all twenty-six episodes in a series box set
Episode 12 : Moonlight FlowerEdit
As Claude and the gang search for the Metoks they find out Precis is in trouble. When they go to her aid they get attacked by some strange vines. As it turns out, the Precis they saved is not even real. Mandagora bites Rena and Celine and turns them against Claude and Ashton.