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Shotaro Kaneda is a young boy whose dead scientist father created the giant robot Tetsujin 28 after realizing the chances of attacks from outer galaxies. Shotaro has possession of the only controller, kept in an attached case, which enables him to have direct command of the all mighty Tetsujin 28. If the controller goes into the hands of the enemy, this could lead Tetsujin 28 to fight for villains who want to destroy The Earth. Whenever peace in this world is threaten, Shotaro together with his friends, Dr. Shikishima, Detective Otsuka, must unleash the power of our metallic super hero.

  1. Mitsuteru Yokoyama


Series Cast

  1. Eiko Yamada as Shotaro Kaneda (voice)

    Eiko Yamada

    Shotaro Kaneda (voice)

    51 Episodes

  2. Ikuko Tani as Utako Shikishima (voice)

    Ikuko Tani

    Utako Shikishima (voice)

    51 Episodes

  3. Kôsei Tomita as Inspector Ohtsuka (voice)

    Kôsei Tomita

    Inspector Ohtsuka (voice)

    51 Episodes

  4. Kumiko Takizawa as Makiko Shikishima (voice)

    Kumiko Takizawa

    Makiko Shikishima (voice)

    51 Episodes

  5. Yoshio Kaneuchi as Dr. Shikishima (voice)

    Yoshio Kaneuchi

    Dr. Shikishima (voice)

    51 Episodes

  6. Aiko Konoshima as Gina Hayakawa (voice)

    Aiko Konoshima

    Gina Hayakawa (voice)

    51 Episodes

  7. Ikuo Nishikawa

    Robi (voice)

    51 Episodes

  8. Keiko Toda as Gura King Jr. (voice)

    Keiko Toda

    Gura King Jr. (voice)

    51 Episodes

  9. Kenji Utsumi as Space Demon King (voice)

    Kenji Utsumi

    Space Demon King (voice)

    51 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1 - New Tetsujin-28

Season 1

1980 | 51 Episodes

Shotaro had become an Interpol agent, working with Branch Robo, the antirobot crime unit of that organization. He still employs Tetsujin.

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New Tetsujin-28
New Tetsujin-28


Original Name 鉄人28号

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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