The Great Space Marriage Plan (スペースお見合い大作戦, Supēsu Omiai Dai Sakusen) is the 22nd episode of Urusei Yatsura.
Lum returns to her home planet unaware that her father is throwing her a matchmaking party. As Ten blabs about it, Ataru uses his spaceship to follow her.
- Lum's Father
- Ataru Moroboshi
- Shūtarō Mendō
- Prince of the Underground
- As of this episode, episodes now contain one segment instead of two, due to the format switch of the segments from 11-minute segments to 22-minute stories.
- This is the first episode with the Kokorobosoi na ending theme, although an instrumental version of the theme can be heard in Episode 21.5a and is heard as the musical number in this episode.
- This is the first episode to adapt four chapters from the manga.
Differences from the manga
- Yuni reveals himself to be a centaur to Lum.
- The anti-matchmaking front eat and plan underneath the hall, and Ataru tries to interact with a grieving Diana.
- Yuni and Diana's lament over having accepted the invitation is more exploited.
- At the end, Yuni and Diana sprout wings and fly through space.