(ゲットバッカーズ -奪還屋-, Gettobakkāzu Dakkan'ya
?) is a manga series written by Yuya Aoki and illustrated by Rando Ayamine. The series was serialized in is published by Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine
from 1999 until 2007, totaling 39 volumes.
The manga was adapted into an animated television series in 2002. The Studio Deen production aired on the Tokyo Broadcasting System from October 5, 2002 until September 20, 2003, for a complete run of 49 episodes. It was also dubbed in english and broadcasted by the anime television network Animax across its respective networks worldwide, including East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and South America.
The manga is being translated for North American release by Tokyopop, who has released 25 volumes as of July 12, 2008. The anime is licensed for North American distribution by ADV Films.