The Four-Dimensional Elevator (Shi-jigen Erebētā) is the ninety-nineth episode of the animated series Galaxy Express 999. It premiered on 11 December 1980 on Fuji TV.
The 999 arrives at a bottomless city where the surface of the Earth is invisible, with the buildings standing tightly. After being invited to eat by a young man named Kizaluna, Tetsuro takes a strange elevator and arrives at a mysterious city. He imagines Maetel marrying Kizaruna begins to collapse under the church but is saved by the real Maetel. Kizaluna uses a four-dimensional space to poison many women. Maetel shoots him, and the two depart.
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- Bottomless City
Stop Time: 16 hours, 66 minutes, 66 seconds
The elevators on this planet are special in that when you get on them, you never know where you will end up going. Because of this, they are rarely used. Hotel staff warn Tetsuro not to use them. As Kizaluna describes, when one goes into the four-dimensional space, one's subconscious emerges.
The following characters appear and are exclusive to this episode/stop:
Voiced by: Makio Inoue A resident of the Bottomless City, Kizaluna's plan is to bring Tetsuro and Maetel down on the 4-D elevator forever so Maetel can eventually marry him. He is a mechanical being who has done this before, as he shows Tetsuro the graves of various women he's killed after he's gotten what he's wanted. He pulls a gun on Tetsuro, but Maetel hits the gun out of his hands with her whip and shoots him dead.