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Giant Robo (ジャイアントロボJaianto Robo), also known as Johnny Sokko and His Flying Robot in the United States, is a manga and tokusatsu series created by Mitsuteru Yokoyama. It is similar to Yokoyama’s Tetsujin 28-go (known as Gigantor in the U.S.), but Giant Robo has more elements of fantasy. The original 26-episode tokusatsu TV series, produced by Toei Company, aired on NET (later renamed TV Asahi) from October 11, 1967 to April 1, 1968.

Cast

  • Mitsunobu Kaneko as Daisaku Kusama/Johnny Sokko
  • Toshiyuki Tsuchiyama as Giant Robo/Giant Robot
  • Koichi Chiba as Narrator
  • Akio Ito as Juro Minami/Jerry Mano
  • Shozaburo Date as Chief Azuma
  • Tomomi Kuwabara as Mari Hanamura
  • Hirohiko Sato as Emperor Guillotine
  • Yumiko Katayama as Mitsuko Nishino

English voice actors

Giant Robo has a number of weapons, including finger missiles, a back missile, a bazooka cannon, radion eye beams, a flying-V missile, a flamethrower and electric wires.

The English-dubbed American version of the series directed by Reuben Guberman, was produced by American International Television. It was first broadcast in the United States in 1969 by AIP-TV and was in syndication through the early 1980s. It also aired during the early 1970s through the 1990s in Australia, the United Kingdom, Brazil, India, and various Southeast Asian and Latin American countries.

In 1970, stock footage from episodes 1, 2, 10, 17 and 26 were edited together and released by AIP-TV as a 100-minute made-for-TV film called Voyage Into Space.

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