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or is a manga and anime superhero created in 1963 by science fiction writer Kazumasa Hirai and manga artist Jiro Kuwata. [1]

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Action (fiction)

Action is one of the fiction-writing modes authors use to present fiction.

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An adventure is an exciting or unusual experience.

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Android (robot)

An android is a robot or synthetic organism designed to look and act like a human, especially one with a body having a flesh-like resemblance.

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, also informally romanized as animé, are Japanese animated productions featuring hand-drawn or computer animation.

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Armour (spelled armor in the United States of America) is a protective covering that is used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual, or vehicle by direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat, or from damage caused by a potentially dangerous environment or action (e.g., cycling, construction sites, etc.). Personal armour is used to protect soldiers and war animals.

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Astro Boy

Astro Boy, known in Japan by its original name, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Osamu Tezuka from 1952 to 1968.

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Carole King

Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American composer and singer-songwriter.

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A cyborg (short for "cybernetic organism") is a being with both organic and biomechatronic parts.

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Cyborg 009

is a manga created by Shotaro Ishinomori.

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Drama is the specific mode of narrative, typically fictional, represented in performance.

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Eiken (studio)

is an anime studio in Tokyo, Japan.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States, which simultaneously serves as the nation's prime Federal law enforcement organization.

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Fuji Television

is a Japanese television station that is based in Daiba, Minato, Tokyo, Japan, also known as or CX, based on the station's call sign "JOCX-DTV".

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Gibberish and gobbledygook refer to speech or other use of language that is nonsense, or that appears to be nonsense.

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Infant baptism

Infant baptism is the practice of baptising infants or young children.

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, is a Japanese animation studio founded in January 1986 by Tomoyuki Miyata, who previously worked at Tatsunoko Production.

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Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.

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Jiro Kuwata

is a Japanese manga artist.

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Kamen Rider

is a tokusatsu superhero television series and weekly science fiction manga created by manga artist Shotaro Ishinomori.

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Kazumasa Hirai (author)

was a Japanese novelist from Yokosuka, Kanagawa.

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, the largest Japanese publisher, produces the manga magazines Nakayoshi, Afternoon, Evening, and Weekly Shonen Magazine, as well as more literary magazines such as Gunzō, Shūkan Gendai, and the Japanese dictionary Nihongo Daijiten. The company has its headquarters in Bunkyō, Tokyo.

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are comics created in Japan, or by creators in the Japanese language, conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century.

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Monthly Magazine Z

was a Japanese seinen mixed-media magazine published by Kodansha, aimed at teenage males and above, but particularly at hardcore anime and manga fans, featuring articles as well as manga tied into popular franchises.

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Neo Geo (system)

The is a cartridge-based arcade system board and home video game console released on April 26, 1990 by Japanese game company SNK.

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Nine Network

Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine, stylised as:::9) is an Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division on Nine Entertainment Co.

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Original video animation

, abbreviated as media (and sometimes as OAV, original animated video), are animated films and series made specially for release in home video formats without prior showings on television or in theatres, though the first part of an OVA series may be broadcast for promotional purposes.

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RoboCop is a 1987 American cyberpunk action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner.

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Science fiction

Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings, futuristic science and technology, space travel, time travel, faster than light travel, parallel universes and extraterrestrial life.

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Seinen manga

are manga marketed to adolescent boys and men old enough to read kanji.

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In mythology, folklore and speculative fiction, shapeshifting, or metamorphosis is the ability of an entity to physically transform into another being or form.

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Shōnen manga

is manga aimed at a young male audience.

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Shotaro Ishinomori

was a Japanese manga artist who became an influential figure in manga, anime, and tokusatsu, creating several immensely popular long-running series such as Cyborg 009 and Himitsu Sentai Gorenger, what would go on to become part of the Super Sentai series, and the Kamen Rider Series.

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Streamline Pictures

Streamline Pictures was an American media company that was best known for its distribution of English-dubbed Japanese animation.

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In modern popular fiction, a superhero (sometimes rendered super-hero or super hero) is a type of heroic character possessing extraordinary talents, supernatural phenomena, or superhuman powers and is dedicated to a moral goal or protecting the public.

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The Six Million Dollar Man

The Six Million Dollar Man is an American television series about a former astronaut with bionic implants working for a fictional government office known as OSI.

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Tokyo Broadcasting System

, TBS Holdings, Inc.

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Toshihide Wakamatsu

Toshihide Wakamatsu (若松俊秀, born December 6, 1965) is a Japanese actor born in Miyakonojo, Miyazaki, Japan.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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Video game

A video game is an electronic game that involves human interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.

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Weekly Shōnen Magazine

, also known as Shōnen Magazine, is a shōnen manga magazine published by Kodansha, first published on 17 March 1959.

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Winston Sharples

Winston Singleton Sharples (March 1, 1909 – April 3, 1978) was an American composer known for his work with animated short subjects, especially those created by the animation department at Paramount Pictures.

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Worldvision Enterprises

Worldvision Enterprises, Inc. was a television program distributor established in July 1953 as ABC Film Syndication, the domestic and overseas program distribution arm of the ABC Television Network.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8_Man

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