Ranked #1051

UFO Robo Grendizer

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: UFO Robo Grandizer, UFO Robot Goldorak
Japanese: UFOロボ グレンダイザー

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 74
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 1975 to Feb 27, 1977
Premiered: Fall 1975
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Genres: Mecha, Sci-Fi, Shounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.691 (scored by 1,945 users)
Ranked: #10512
Popularity: #3920
Members: 3,734
Favorites: 54
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Synopsis

Duke Fleed is a survivor of the Fleed Planet who is escaped to the Earth, onboard a mysterious "spaceship", where is raised by Dr. Umon as his adoptive son, and known as Daisuke Umon. Years after his arrival, he's faced with the threat of King Vega and his army, who want to conquer the Earth. With his friends Koji and Hikaru (and later his younger sister Maria Grace), Duke decides to fight back using his best weapon - the almighty Grendizer.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kabuto, Kouji
Kabuto, Kouji
Main
Ishimaru, Hiroya
Japanese
Ishimaru, Hiroya
Fleed, Duke
Fleed, Duke
Main
Tomiyama, Kei
Japanese
Tomiyama, Kei
Grace Fleed, Maria
Grace Fleed, Maria
Main
Yoshida, Rihoko
Japanese
Yoshida, Rihoko
Makiba, Hikaru
Makiba, Hikaru
Main
Kawashima, Chiyoko
Japanese
Kawashima, Chiyoko

Staff

Katsumata, Tomoharu
Katsumata, Tomoharu
Director, Storyboard
Kasai, Osamu
Kasai, Osamu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Ishiguro, Noboru
Ishiguro, Noboru
Storyboard
Sasaki, Isao
Sasaki, Isao
Theme Song Performance

More episodes Episodes(0/74)

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Opening Theme

"Tobe! Grendizer (とべ! グレンダイザー)" by Isao Sasaki, Columbia Yurikago Kai

Ending Theme

"Uchuu no Ouja Grendizer (宇宙の王者グレンダイザー)" by Isao Sasaki, Koorogi '73



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jotunheim
Oct 26, 2009
Grendizer AKA Goldorak or Goldrake is a very special case as it is the very first Japanese animation series to be very successful in many countries (Quebec, Italy, France, central Europe ...) at the beginning of the eighties.

It was because of this anime significant media and commercial success that:
-audience from these countries became aware of what exactly is Japanese animation
-Some parents and some politicians had a negative prejudice over Japanese Animation (people can die? vilains can be good looking? characters can be ambiguous? that was too new to them in animation...)
- nearly all the public and private TV channels enjoyed the read more
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setogirl2
Jul 19, 2010
a very old anime i watched it dubbed when i was barely 4 years old

considering the animation nowadays it`s animation is bad but if you checked all the animations at that time you will see that it`s actually pretty good and better than all the animes at that time

it was dubbed in a lot of languages and i actually doubt you will find the original Japanese one easily if you want it

i checked out the French , English and Arabic dub they were all very good and more importantly easy to understand even for little kids

the story is about read more
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