Chouja Raideen

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Synonyms: Chouja Reideen, Choja Raideen, Reideen the Superior
Japanese: 超者ライディーン
German: Reideen: The Superior
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Type: TV
Episodes: 38
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 1996 to Jun 25, 1997
Premiered: Fall 1996
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Unknown
Genres: AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: MechaMecha
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.321 (scored by 642642 users)
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Ranked: #74042
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Popularity: #9817
Members: 2,232
Favorites: 7

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Hishou, Ginga, Ace, Hayate, and Ikazuchi all work at a studio doing various idol-related jobs at the request of their manager, Reiko. But in reality, these five teenagers are really the Reideens, a group of superheroes who fight the Super Devils sent by Lushu, a mysterious being. Little do the Reideens know, these Super Devils are being sent for a more important purpose...

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Kawase, Toshifumi
Director, Storyboard
Yamaguchi, Yuuji
Episode Director, Storyboard
Yamamoto, Megumi
Episode Director
Sonoda, Hideki
Script, Series Composition


Opening Theme

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1: "In my Justice: Tsubasa no Densetu (In My Justice -翼の伝説-)" by Manabu Watanabe (渡辺学) (eps 1-28)
2: "Kamen: Get My Way (仮面-GET MY WAY-)" by Masako Iwanaga (eps 29-38)

Ending Theme

1: "Q" by Paradise Lost (eps 1-28)
2: "Heaven: Yume ga Kanau Basho (HEAVEN~夢が叶う場所~)" by Rionn (eps 29-38)

Nov 22, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Chouja Reideen/Reideen The Superior is an odd show. It's related to Brave Raideen, which is one of the earliest examples of the super robot genre and invented the idea of a transformable mecha as well as being magic powered. It was a pretty popular show back in it's day and you can still see some of it's routes in later titles.

Reideen the superior doesn't have much to do with the original show and stands on it's own. It's basically Tekkaman Meets Saint Seiya, but has elements from Brave raideen, so you might as well judge it for what it is.

The ...
Jun 4, 2021
Mixed Feelings
It has potential. But that's it.

You have 5 basic protagonist. They have a story but it's a very light one, they never enter into details or characters episodes in which they struggle because of something in particular (except for the main character). There are hints of a deep story in them but it's never told (Ikazuchi with his childhood friend, for example). They used the episodes only for battles with random monsters and that's just sad. You can't relate with them (even tho they have a very good design and a decent base).
And when you think they could do better with them, suddenly, 5 more ...

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