Anime Oyako Gekijou


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Alternative Titles

Japanese: アニメ 親子劇場
English: Superbook
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 9, 1981 to Mar 29, 1982
Premiered: Fall 1981
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Original
Genres: AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: HistoricalHistorical
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.151 (scored by 13351,335 users)
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Ranked: #86902
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Popularity: #10354
Members: 2,789
Favorites: 11

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Episodes: /26


The series beings at the home of a young boy named Sho Azuka discovers the magical Bible "Superbook" that speaks and sends him, his friend Azusa Yamato, and his toy robot Zenmaijikake back in time to the early events of the Old Testament.

Characters & Voice Actors


Sekita, Osamu
Matsuura, Noriyoshi
Sound Director
Higuchi, Masakazu
Episode Director, Storyboard, Character Design, Chief Animation Director
Fujiwara, Ryouji
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Time Book no Uta (タイムブックの歌)" by Ryou Miyauchi (宮内良)

Ending Theme

"Yukai na Nakama-tachi (ゆかいな仲間たち)" by Fusako Fujimoto


Dec 2, 2008
Ever come home from school one day, only to find a magical talking book that would take you back in time to visit events from long ago? Well that’s the way everyday is for young Christopher.

Story: 9/10
Well basically it’s about Chris and his friend Joy visiting different eras from the Old Testament in the Bible, from Adam Eve (creation) to the birth of Jesus. (End of Old Testament) Its one of those stories that stays linear with its overall concept, yet changes with each story. The events that take place are fun and enjoyable, since something different is always going on, it helps to keep ...

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Poll: Anime Oyako Gekijou Episode 1 Discussion
valoon - Oct 5, 2021
1 repliesby Aki-kun »»
Nov 19, 2022 8:13 AM
superbook? rather its superbible in dub
guulaash - Feb 9, 2021
2 repliesby Guts-Valley »»
Jun 12, 2022 6:22 PM