Jikuu Tantei Genshi-kun

Flint the Time Detective

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Synonyms: Jiku Tantei Genshi-kun, Flint Hammerhead
Japanese: 時空探偵ゲンシクン
English: Flint the Time Detective
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Type: TV
Episodes: 39
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 1, 1998 to Jun 24, 1999
Premiered: Fall 1998
Broadcast: Thursdays at 18:00 (JST)
Producers: Nihon Ad Systems, Sanrio
Licensors: Saban Entertainment
Studios: Group TAC
Source: Original
Genres: AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy, MysteryMystery, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: Time TravelTime Travel
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.411 (scored by 47734,773 users)
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Ranked: #68352
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Popularity: #6183
Members: 9,438
Favorites: 22


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It is the 25th century. The dark lord has 'infected' history with time-devices that could damage history beyond repair. Genshi and his father lived in the prehistorics when they got turned into fossiles. They are discovered and Genshi gets turned back to his original state. With the help of his father, a boy Tony and a girl Sara he has to travel trough time to bring the time-devices back to the land of time so history will be saved.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Fukutomi, Hiroshi
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Tsuchiya, Hiroyuki
Episode Director
Kuzuya, Naoyuki
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"Power na Kimochi (パワーなきもち)" by Yukari Asakura

Ending Theme

1: "Moshimo... (もしも...)" by Mayumi Iizuka
2: "Kirakira (きらきら)" by Manabi Mizuno
3: "Boku no Shirushi (僕のシルシ)" by Nakagawa Keniti (中川顕一)
4: "Jikuu no Kanata e (時空の彼方へ)" by Yukiji, Nana Mizuki, Tiaki Morita, Tachiki Fumihiko, Nishimura Chinami (eps 39)

Apr 29, 2012
The show is about Flint Hammerhead, a boy from prehistoric time who was resurrected from a fossil, and they decided to make him a Time Detective... ?

He has friends to help him on his mission Sarah and Tony Goodman, they are the brains he's the muscle. Flint also has his dad with him, Rocky Hammerhead (ironic name) who could not be resurrected fully so he's stuck as a flat square bolder that Flint used as a weapon.

The missions are for them to go back in time, through different time periods in search of these 'cute' fury-like creatures called Time Shifters that have been scattered through ...

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