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Tiger Mask


Alternative Titles

English: Tiger Mask
Japanese: タイガーマスク

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 105
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 1969 to Sep 30, 1971
Premiered: Fall 1969
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.381 (scored by 1,814 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #20222
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4325
Members: 4,011
Favorites: 28
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Episodes: /105

Synopsis

Tiger Mask (whose real name was Naoto Date) was a feared heel wrestler in America who was extremely vicious in the ring. However, he became a face after returning to Japan when a young boy said that he wanted to be a villain like Tiger Mask when he grew up. The boy resided in an orphanage, the same one that Tiger Mask grew up in during his childhood. Feeling that he did not want the boy to idolize a villain, Tiger was inspired to be a heroic wrestler.

The main antagonist in the manga and anime was Tiger's Cave, a mysterious organization that trained young people to be villainous heel wrestlers on the condition that they gave half of their earnings to the organization. Tiger Mask was once a member of Tiger's Cave under the name "Yellow Devil", but no longer wanted anything to do with them, instead donating his money to the orphanage. This infuriated the leader of the organization and he sent numerous assassins, including other professional wrestlers, to punish him.

(Source: Wikipedia)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Date, Naoto
Date, Naoto
Main
Tomiyama, Kei
Japanese
Tomiyama, Kei
Mori, Katsuji
Japanese
Mori, Katsuji
...
Wakatsuki, Ruriko
Wakatsuki, Ruriko
Main
Yamaguchi, Nana
Japanese
Yamaguchi, Nana
Nomura, Michiko
Japanese
Nomura, Michiko
Takaoka, Kentarou
Takaoka, Kentarou
Main
Tanaka, Ryouichi
Japanese
Tanaka, Ryouichi
Junker Nazi
Junker Nazi
Supporting
 

Staff

Nagaki, Bonjin
Nagaki, Bonjin
Episode Director
Andou, Toyohiro
Andou, Toyohiro
Script
Kikuchi, Shunsuke
Kikuchi, Shunsuke
Music
Tsuji, Naoki
Tsuji, Naoki
Original Creator


Edit Opening Theme

"Ike! Tiger Mask (行け!タイガーマスク)" by Hiroshi Nitta (新田洋) / School Mates

Edit Ending Theme

"Minashigo no Ballad" by Tomokazu Seki




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Packie
Aug 30, 2008
first i'll start telling why I consider it a masterpiece( i'll keep it brief), this the show that introduced into anime, I mean it isn't easy to tell you how amazing this classic masterpiece is. And i still can't believe that nobody wrote a review for it yet, Tiger mask is a story about wrestling, this will be your first impression when you watch it for the first time but believe me its about so much more, and I don't want to keep you detailed about the story. my advice just keep watching it. And also a small note if you're a fan of wrestling read more
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