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Anime Oyako Gekijou

Alternative Titles

English: Superbook
Japanese: アニメ 親子劇場


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
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 5.941 (scored by 597 users)
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Ranked: #81902
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Popularity: #8214
Members: 1,461
Favorites: 5
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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.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Sekita, Osamu
Matsuura, Noriyoshi
Sound Director
Higuchi, Masakazu
Episode Director, Storyboard, Character Design, Chief Animation Director
Takagi, Yoshiko

Edit Opening Theme

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

Edit Ending Theme

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

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Dec 2, 2008
Retro8bit (All reviews)
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 read more
Apr 7, 2015
angelsreview (All reviews)
So, let me touch on a few things before you read my review. I am pagan, but I grew up Lutheran Christian, reading the bible and watching shows like this (Heck, this is one of the shows I used to watch as a child). I still live with my family that is very Christian. I believe in some things about the bible and the good message that is supposed to be in it. That said, I will not be getting to into the differences between the bible and this show. This show was made for children, and no matter what anyone says, the bible is read more


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