Gatchaman

Alt titles: G-Force: Guardians of Space, Battle of the Planets, Kagaku Ninja-Tai Gatchaman, Science Ninja Team Gatchaman

TV (105 eps)
2.883 of 5 from 1,074 votes
Rank #3,415

In the 21st century, the evil faction known as Galactor is set on world domination… and there’s only one group of people who can stop it: the Science Ninja Team! Under the guidance of Dr. Nambu and the International Science Organization, the team handles everything from taking down giant turtles to battling iron monsters, all in the name of justice! Go go Gatchaman! Take down the evil Galactor and save the world!

The series known as "Battle of the Planets" is a US-licensed release, made up of 85 of the original 105 episodes. The content was heavily edited to remove violence for US TV standards, and includes some new animation sequences. For more information, see the Wikipedia page.

Tags

my anime:

Watch online now

See all videos

If you like Gatchaman, you might like...

Reviews

Add a review
roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Apr 12, 2012
Score: 6/10

ANIME EVOLUTION SERIES
Full list of the review series can be found on this page, 3rd post from bottom:
http://anidb.net/perl-bin/animedb.pl?uid=251338&show=userpage&do=blog&blogid=29009&page=0

TEASER: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjuN5Bn-RCo&feature=related

Gatchaman is historically the show which began the shift from heroes using only huge robots, to being a team... read more

Related anime

Gatchaman II TV 1978
Gatchaman F TV 1979
Gatchaman OVA OVA 1994
Gatchaman Crowds TV 2013
Gatchaman Crowds: Embrace DVD Special 2014
Gatchaman Crowds Insight TV 2015
Gatchaman Crowds Insight: Inbound TV Special 2015

Characters

Staff

Love it? Hate it?

Discuss in the forums

Custom lists

View all
The anime I used to watch on TV in the 80s by Millia Nov 18, 2014
1960 Through 1999 by zelir Aug 14, 2014
Shows that many of us anime nutjobs in 1997 had probably seen by Funkgun Dec 9, 2013