Gatchaman

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

TV (105 eps)
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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.

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  • (Sub) Gatchaman Versus Turtle King image

    Episode 1

    (Sub) Gatchaman Versus Turtle King

  • (Sub) The Monstrous Aircraft Carrier Appears image

    Episode 2

    (Sub) The Monstrous Aircraft Carrier Appears

  • (Sub) The Giant Mummy That Summons Storms image

    Episode 3

    (Sub) The Giant Mummy That Summons Storms

  • (Sub) Revenge On the Iron Beast Mechadegon image

    Episode 4

    (Sub) Revenge On the Iron Beast Mechadegon

  • (Sub) The Ghost Fleet from Hell image

    Episode 5

    (Sub) The Ghost Fleet from Hell

  • (Sub) The Great Mini-Robot Operation image

    Episode 6

    (Sub) The Great Mini-Robot Operation

  • (Sub) Galactor's Giant Air Show image

    Episode 7

    (Sub) Galactor's Giant Air Show

  • (Sub) The Secret of the Crescent Coral Reef image

    Episode 8

    (Sub) The Secret of the Crescent Coral Reef

  • (Sub) The Devil from the Moon image

    Episode 9

    (Sub) The Devil from the Moon

  • (Sub) The Great Underground Monster War image

    Episode 10

    (Sub) The Great Underground Monster War

  • (Sub) The Mysterious Red Impulse image

    Episode 11

    (Sub) The Mysterious Red Impulse

  • (Sub) The Gluttonous Monster Ibukron image

    Episode 12

    (Sub) The Gluttonous Monster Ibukron

  • (Sub) The Mysterious Red Sand image

    Episode 13

    (Sub) The Mysterious Red Sand

  • (Sub) The Fearsome Ice-Kander image

    Episode 14

    (Sub) The Fearsome Ice-Kander

  • The Fearsome Jellyfish Lens image

    Episode 15

    The Fearsome Jellyfish Lens

  • The Indestructible Machine Mechanika image

    Episode 16

    The Indestructible Machine Mechanika

  • The Grand Insect Operation image

    Episode 17

    The Grand Insect Operation

  • Revenge! The Whale Operation image

    Episode 18

    Revenge! The Whale Operation

  • Speed Race from Hell image

    Episode 19

    Speed Race from Hell

  • A Critical Moment for the Science Ninja Team image

    Episode 20

    A Critical Moment for the Science Ninja Team

  • Who Is Leader X? image

    Episode 21

    Who Is Leader X?

  • The Firebird Versus the Fire-Eating Dragon image

    Episode 22

    The Firebird Versus the Fire-Eating Dragon

  • The Mecha-Ball Runs Wild image

    Episode 23

    The Mecha-Ball Runs Wild

  • The Neon Giant That Smiles in the Dark image

    Episode 24

    The Neon Giant That Smiles in the Dark

  • The Magma Giant, Emperor of Hell image

    Episode 25

    The Magma Giant, Emperor of Hell

  • The God Phoenix Reborn image

    Episode 26

    The God Phoenix Reborn

  • Galactor's Witch Racer image

    Episode 27

    Galactor's Witch Racer

  • The Invisible Devil image

    Episode 28

    The Invisible Devil

  • Gallack X, The Demon Man image

    Episode 29

    Gallack X, The Demon Man

  • Kamisoral, The Guillotine Iron Beast image

    Episode 30

    Kamisoral, The Guillotine Iron Beast

  • The Plan to Assassinate Dr. Nambu image

    Episode 31

    The Plan to Assassinate Dr. Nambu

  • The Grand Gezora Operation Part 1 image

    Episode 32

    The Grand Gezora Operation Part 1

  • The Grand Gezora Operation Part 2 image

    Episode 33

    The Grand Gezora Operation Part 2

  • The Evil Aurora Operation image

    Episode 34

    The Evil Aurora Operation

  • Burn, Desert Fires image

    Episode 35

    Burn, Desert Fires

  • Little Gatchamans image

    Episode 36

    Little Gatchamans

  • Renzilla, the Electric Monster image

    Episode 37

    Renzilla, the Electric Monster

  • The Mysterious Mechanized Jungle image

    Episode 38

    The Mysterious Mechanized Jungle

  • Jigokillers, the People-Eating Flowers, Part 1 image

    Episode 39

    Jigokillers, the People-Eating Flowers, Part 1

  • Jigokillers, the People-Eating Flowers, Part 2 image

    Episode 40

    Jigokillers, the People-Eating Flowers, Part 2

  • Murder Music image

    Episode 41

    Murder Music

  • The Great Breakout Trick Operation image

    Episode 42

    The Great Breakout Trick Operation

  • A Romance Destroyed by Evil image

    Episode 43

    A Romance Destroyed by Evil

  • Galactor's Challenge image

    Episode 44

    Galactor's Challenge

  • The Sea Lion Ninja Team in the Night Fog image

    Episode 45

    The Sea Lion Ninja Team in the Night Fog

  • Gatchaman in the Valley of Death image

    Episode 46

    Gatchaman in the Valley of Death

  • The Devil's Airline image

    Episode 47

    The Devil's Airline

  • The Camera Iron Beast, Shutterkiller image

    Episode 48

    The Camera Iron Beast, Shutterkiller

  • The Fearsome Mechadokuga image

    Episode 49

    The Fearsome Mechadokuga

  • Trachadon, the Dinosaur Skeleton image

    Episode 50

    Trachadon, the Dinosaur Skeleton

  • Cata-Roller, the Revolving Beast image

    Episode 51

    Cata-Roller, the Revolving Beast

  • Red Impulse's Secret image

    Episode 52

    Red Impulse's Secret

  • Farewell, Red Impulse image

    Episode 53

    Farewell, Red Impulse

  • Gatchaman Burns With Rage image

    Episode 54

    Gatchaman Burns With Rage

  • The Daring Mini-Submarine image

    Episode 55

    The Daring Mini-Submarine

  • The Bird Missle of Bitterness image

    Episode 56

    The Bird Missle of Bitterness

  • The Evil White Sea image

    Episode 57

    The Evil White Sea

  • Hell's Mecha-Buttha image

    Episode 58

    Hell's Mecha-Buttha

  • The Secret of the Monster Mecha Factory image

    Episode 59

    The Secret of the Monster Mecha Factory

  • Science Ninja Team, Number G-6 image

    Episode 60

    Science Ninja Team, Number G-6

  • The Phantom Red Impulse image

    Episode 61

    The Phantom Red Impulse

  • The Snow Demon King Blizzrarder image

    Episode 62

    The Snow Demon King Blizzrarder

  • Massacring Mecha Curve Balls image

    Episode 63

    Massacring Mecha Curve Balls

  • A Christmas Present of Death image

    Episode 64

    A Christmas Present of Death

  • Super Bem, the Composite Iron Beast image

    Episode 65

    Super Bem, the Composite Iron Beast

  • The Devil's Fashion Show image

    Episode 66

    The Devil's Fashion Show

  • Mortal Blow! Gatchaman Fire image

    Episode 67

    Mortal Blow! Gatchaman Fire

  • The Particle Iron Beast, Micro-Saturn image

    Episode 68

    The Particle Iron Beast, Micro-Saturn

  • The Cemetery in the Moonlight image

    Episode 69

    The Cemetery in the Moonlight

  • Death Girls Unite! image

    Episode 70

    Death Girls Unite!

  • The Invincible Leader X image

    Episode 71

    The Invincible Leader X

  • Swarm! a Plague of Mini Iron Beasts image

    Episode 72

    Swarm! a Plague of Mini Iron Beasts

  • Pursue Katse! image

    Episode 73

    Pursue Katse!

  • Secret of the Birdstyles image

    Episode 74

    Secret of the Birdstyles

  • Jumbo Shakora, the Ocean Devil King image

    Episode 75

    Jumbo Shakora, the Ocean Devil King

  • The Bracelets Exposed image

    Episode 76

    The Bracelets Exposed

  • Berg Katse Triumphs image

    Episode 77

    Berg Katse Triumphs

  • Mortal Combat! 500 Fathoms Under the Sea image

    Episode 78

    Mortal Combat! 500 Fathoms Under the Sea

  • The Stolen Gatchaman Information image

    Episode 79

    The Stolen Gatchaman Information

  • Come Back! Boomerang image

    Episode 80

    Come Back! Boomerang

  • Duel On Galactor Island image

    Episode 81

    Duel On Galactor Island

  • Aim at the Crescent Coral Reef! image

    Episode 82

    Aim at the Crescent Coral Reef!

  • A Deadly Ring of Fire image

    Episode 83

    A Deadly Ring of Fire

  • Smog Fiber, the Spiderweb Iron Beast image

    Episode 84

    Smog Fiber, the Spiderweb Iron Beast

  • That's G-4 image

    Episode 85

    That's G-4

  • Glactor's Monopoly Mission image

    Episode 86

    Glactor's Monopoly Mission

  • Patogiller, the Triple Combined Iron Beast image

    Episode 87

    Patogiller, the Triple Combined Iron Beast

  • Iron Beast Snake 828 image

    Episode 88

    Iron Beast Snake 828

  • Lay a Trap in the Crescent Base! image

    Episode 89

    Lay a Trap in the Crescent Base!

  • Matangar, the Armored Iron Beast image

    Episode 90

    Matangar, the Armored Iron Beast

  • Completion of the Plan to Destroy the Crescent Base image

    Episode 91

    Completion of the Plan to Destroy the Crescent Base

  • The End of the Crescent Base image

    Episode 92

    The End of the Crescent Base

  • Counterattack! The Underground Torpedo Operation image

    Episode 93

    Counterattack! The Underground Torpedo Operation

  • Angler, the Electric Devil Beast image

    Episode 94

    Angler, the Electric Devil Beast

  • The Combined Ninjas, Giant Demon Man image

    Episode 95

    The Combined Ninjas, Giant Demon Man

  • Storm Galactor's Headquarters image

    Episode 96

    Storm Galactor's Headquarters

  • Leona 3, the Spaceship With No Tomorrow image

    Episode 97

    Leona 3, the Spaceship With No Tomorrow

  • Grape Bomber, the Spherical Iron Beast image

    Episode 98

    Grape Bomber, the Spherical Iron Beast

  • The Wounded G-2 image

    Episode 99

    The Wounded G-2

  • (Sub) Gatchama, 20 Years Later image

    Episode 100

    (Sub) Gatchama, 20 Years Later

  • The Sniper Group Heavy Cobra image

    Episode 101

    The Sniper Group Heavy Cobra

  • A Reversal! Checkmate X! image

    Episode 102

    A Reversal! Checkmate X!

  • G-2 Risks Death image

    Episode 103

    G-2 Risks Death

  • The Evil Grand Black Hole Operation image

    Episode 104

    The Evil Grand Black Hole Operation

  • Earth's Destruction! 0002 image

    Episode 105

    Earth's Destruction! 0002

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roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Apr 12, 2012
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Full list of the review series can be found on this page, 3rd post from bottom:
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TEASER: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjuN5Bn-RCo&feature=related

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