Astro Boy (1963)

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Astro Boy
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Premiere January 1, 1963 (Japan)
September 7, 1963 (USA)
Finale December 31, 1966 (Japan)
August 20, 1965 (USA)
Creator Osamu Tezuka
Network Fuji TV (Japan)
Syndication (USA)
Style 30-minute sci-fi/adventure anime
Company Mushi Productions (Japan)
NBC Enterprises (USA dub)
Seasons 4
Episodes 193 (104 aired in USA)
Origin Japan / USA
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Astro Boy is the English-dubbed American version of Mighty Atom, a Japanese sci-fi/adventure anime that aired on Fuji TV.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Shimizu Mari Astro Boy 1
Tagami Kazue 1
Billie Lou Watt (USA dub) 1
Kachita Hisashi Dr. Ochanomizu / Dr. Packidermus J. Elefun 1
Mizugaki Yoko Uran / Astro Girl 1
Muto Reiko 1
Yoshikawa Kazuko 1
Komiyama Kiyoshi Cobalt / Jetto 1
Yajima Kazuaki Higeoyaji / Percival Pompous 1
Wada Fumio 1
Yokomori Hisashi Dr. Umataro Tenma / Dr. Astor Boynton II 1
Ray Owens (USA dub) 1
Sakamoto Shinpei Chief Nakamura / Chief McLaw 1
Kanemoto Shingo Inspector Tawashi / Inspector Gumshoe 1
Chiba Koichi 1

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
Fuji TV
Season One January 1, 1963 December 31, 1963 53
Season Two January 4, 1964 December 26, 1964 47
Season Three January 2, 1965 December 25, 1965 48
Season Four January 1, 1966 December 31, 1966 45

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Episode Collections
Ultra Collectors Edition: Set 1
Episodes 1-52
March 28, 2006 11

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Ultra Collectors Edition: Set 2
Episodes 53-104
August 29, 2006 11

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Set 1
Episodes 1-26
October 6, 2009 5

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Set 2
Episodes 27-52
October 6, 2009 5

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The Beginning
Episodes 1-5
October 6, 2009 1

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External Sites