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Synonyms: Ultraman Jonias, Ultraman Joe
Japanese: ザ☆ウルトラマン


Type: TV
Episodes: 50
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 1979 to Mar 26, 1980
Premiered: Spring 1979
Broadcast: Unknown
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Other
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: SpaceSpace, Super PowerSuper Power
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.411 (scored by 10791,079 users)
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Ranked: #72792
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Popularity: #9387
Members: 3,768
Favorites: 12


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The first animated Ultraman series.

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Yamazaki, Kazuo
Sasaki, Isao
Theme Song Performance
Columbia Yurikago Kai
Theme Song Performance, Inserted Song Performance
Kawamori, Shouji
Mechanical Design


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"The Ultraman" by Isao Sasaki


Oct 9, 2018
Honestly this is review is not free of bias, I watched this show when I was five and I absolutely loved it as a kid. I will do my best effort to be not biased, but do take this review with a grain of salt.

The story is pretty simple. Our hero gets possessed by an alien who calls himself Ultraman and he goes around and beats up Kaiju that threaten Earth. The story does have progression despite how it might seem at first. I cannot say much because spoilers, but the ending is pretty spectacular. However, getting there can take lots ...
May 8, 2022
Ok, Since this is my first review i will try my best to give critical thoughts on the series but at the same time considering the time when this came out (1979) i will not be that judgemental towards the animation and art

Story:(7/10) In my humble opinion ,the story could have been way more deeper, i really loved some of the concepts of Ultraman ,the Ultra-mind and U-40 planet, i wished we had got more history from their planet side , i also wished that we got more story from elec and roto's perspective , they seem to only appear when it is convenient ,they ...
May 5, 2023
Preliminary (10/50 eps)
Ultraman, the beloved Japanese sci-fi superhero, has been a cultural icon since its inception in the 60s. The franchise has produced numerous TV shows, movies, manga, and anime adaptations over the years, captivating audiences around the world with its thrilling action and captivating characters. One of the earliest anime adaptations, released in 1979, follows the classic 'monster of the week' format, featuring Ultraman fighting mysterious monsters that threaten Earth.

Ultraman was first introduced in 1966, as a live-action TV series in Japan. It followed the story of Shin Hayata, a member of the Science Special Search Party (SSSP), who merged with an alien being ...

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