SPACE ACE
52 thirty-minute episodes
Dr. Tatsunoko of Tatsunoko Research Center goes undersea accompanied by his daughter Asari to inquire into some mysterious radiation and discovers there a giant shell and it is known that the radiation comes from a globe laid inside the shell. Then Asari finds an object in the shape of compact with a message in it. It says that a space alien from the Planet of Parlum which is on the verge of extinction is lying in the globe. Suddenly a boy with a strange look appears out of the globe and goes wild. He is the very person mentioned in the message with the name of Ace. His source of energy for superhuman power is what is called space food and he can fly with the help of Silver Ring made with energy collected instantly in the aerial environment. Also he is able to use it as a weapon to fight the enemy with. Supported by his friends including Asari, Ibo the robot dog, and Hermit Crab Reporter, he gallantly goes into action to settle various difficulties caused by mystic robots and brutal space invaders.



SPEED RACER

52 thirty-minute episodes.
Speed Racer is a teenager who drives a special sports car, the Mach 5, in races throughout the world. The Mach 5, designed by his father, a retired professional racer, contains features that enable Speed to drive over any terrain and through all obstacles. Speed has to use them often, since he frequently meets unscrupulous competitors and international criminals who try to fix the races in their own favor. Speed is often accompanied by his girl friend Trixie, his kid brother Spridle, and Spridle's pet chimp Chim-chim. The fast-paced adventures of this brave foursome, in exotic settings around the globe, prove that quick wits and fair play are always sure winners!




GUZURA

88 fifteen-minute episodes.
One day Mt. Bikkura erupts blows up a huge egg, which hatches a little monster with a funny and lovely character. The monster is named Guzura. Astray in the human world, he is surprised and puzzled as everything he hears and sees is so strange and wonderful, and he is involved in odd affairs one after another. Besides, people around him are often drawn into humorus troubles. Nevertheless, unlike his appearance, he has such a magic and convenient stomach as to eat metal willingly and produce a variety of mechanical devices. Also, he can blow flames out of his mouth and jump high using his powerful tail. Yet he is so innocent and friendly that he becomes popular wherever he goes.




DOKACHIN THE PRIMITIVE BOY

52 fifteen-minute episodes
Dokachin's family was living a peaceful life of primitive days about 3,000 years ago until they were suddenly sent to the modern age by means of time warp. It occurred in a tremendous explosion taken place while an experiment was in progress for development of "Time Zone Machine" which should enable a whole space zone to make time slip at a time. Now Dokachin and his family are astounded at the difference of civilization and aspire to return to their home age. Meanwhile they are innocently involved in various happenings arousing laughter and amazement. Particularly Dokachin with his supernatural physical strength and conversing magic with dinosaurs and other animals plays the leading part in every event.




JUDO BOY

26 thirty-minute episodes.
This drama in animated-cartoon form depicts the life of a youth who is endowed with athletic talents, yet who is left alone in the world after his father's sudden death. He faces many hardships while he seeks to find his career, since he must act for himself without parental support. Eventually he is successful, thanks to determination and a willingness to work hard. He is a shining example of the motto, "A sound mind in a sound body."


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