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Manga Sarutobi Sasuke is a 24-episode anime series about the young Sarutobi Sasuke, a legendary ninja. It was first aired from October 9, 1979, to April 29, 1980 on Tokyo 12 Channel, and was later dubbed in several languages. The whole 24-episode run was aired in many European and Arabic countries.

It is best known to the American fans as Ninja, The Wonder Boy: a highly edited, highly condensed feature-length version of this series. This version, dubbed in English, was produced by Jim Terry Productions of Force Five fame. The names of several characters were changed, with Sarutobi Sasuke becoming "Duke Hayakawa", his female companion Sakura being changed to "Blossom", and the villain Devilman became "Dragon."

Series Cast

  1. Yōko Matsuoka

    Sarutobi Sasuke

    24 Episodes

  2. Toku Nishio

    Kiyomi priest Miyoshi

    24 Episodes

  3. Kôichi Hashimoto

    Saizo Kirigakure

    24 Episodes

  4. Kimiko Nozaki

    Sakura

    24 Episodes

  5. Run Sasaki

    Yukino Princess

    24 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1979 | 24 Episodes

Season 1 of Manga Sarutobi Sasuke premiered on October 9, 1979.

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Manga Sarutobi Sasuke
Manga Sarutobi Sasuke

Facts

Original Name まんが猿飛佐助

Status Ended

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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 24m

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