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GaoGaiGar: King of the Braves

TV, ep.49 (~25 min.), 1997

 

Information:

Genres: Action, Drama, Mecha, Science-Fiction, Adventure, Shounen
Tags: Episodic, Super Robots, Combining Mecha, Mecha
Release Date: 01.02.1997 ‑ 31.01.1998
Studios: SUNRISE Inc.
Licensors: Media Blasters
Rating: PG - Children
Type: TV (1997)
Episodes: 49, ~25 min.

Alternative names:

勇者王ガオガイガー
Brave King GaoGaiGar
GaoGaiGar TV
Yuusha-Ou GaoGaiGar
King of Braves GaoGaiGar
Yuusha Ou GaoGaiGar
Yuusha-Oh GaoGaiGar
This is the story of the brave men and women who will defend our world. On a desolate road in the snowy mountains, a childless couple wished upon a falling star. The star is revealed to be Galeon, a mechanical lion who delivers the baby Mamoru into their arms. Mamoru grows into an ordinary grade school student, until the day when his class is caught up in a ferocious attack by the mechanoid alien Zonders. The young cyborg hero, Gai Shishio, is sent by the UN alien defense force "3G." He risks his own life without question to protect Mamoru's class and all of Earth. Drawn by the power of his mysterious origins, Mamoru becomes a member of 3G, joining the ranks of humanity's bravest defenders. They wage all out war against the Zonders with they’re advanced vehicles, weapons and AI robots.
In the year 2005, a race of alien monsters called Zonders emerge from underground and launch a series of attacks on the city of Tokyo. The only defense against these creatures is the secret agency known as the Gutsy Geoid Guard (or 3G) and their ultimate weapon, the awesome giant robot GaoGaiGar. GaoGaiGar's pilot, Guy Shishio, is a former astronaut who was nearly killed two years before when the Zonders first crashed to earth. Guy's life was spared when a mysterious robot lion called Galeon pulled him from the burning shuttle and brought him to Earth. Guy's father, Leo, then used Galeon's technology to rebuild his shattered son as a cyborg, in the hopes that he could stop the aliens when they appear. Now, with Galeon as its core, GaoGaiGar fights to protect Earth. He is aided by a team of transforming robots and by a young boy named Mamoru, who has the power to purify the Zonders' cores, and seems to be connected to the mysterious Galeon.
Mamoru is a seemingly normal 9-year-old boy in every respect: He goes to school with other kids his age, has two loving parents, and leads a peaceful life. But when the evil mechanoid alien Pasder awakens in his underground lair, things change for the worse. Sending his evil Zonderian servants to turn unsuspecting humans into giant robot monsters, mankind's salvation lies squarely on the shoulders of the Gutsy Geoid Guard defence agency. Together with the cyborg Guy and the mechanical lion Galeon, Mamoru finds himself as the key to ridding Tokyo of the alien menace!
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Related anime:

GaoGaiGar: King of the Braves TV, 1997
Yuusha Exkaiser TV, 1990, Alternative setting
Betterman TV, 1999, Shared Universe
Brave King GaoGaiGar OVA OVA, 2000, Sequel
Yuusha-Ou GaoGaiGar Final OVA, 2000, Sequel
Yuusha Ou GaoGaiGar Final Grand Glorious Gathering TV, 2005, Sequel
Legend of The Brave Da Garn TV, 1992, Alternative setting
Yuusha Tokkyuu Might Gain TV, 1993, Alternative setting
Brave Command Dagwon TV, 1996, Alternative setting
Brave hero of the Sun, Firebird TV, 1991, Alternative setting
Yuusha Keisatsu J-Decker TV, 1994, Alternative setting
Ogon Yuusha Goldran TV, 1995, Alternative setting

Related manga:

King of Braves GaoGaiGar FINAL the COMIC Manga, Adaptation

Related characters:

Guy Shishiou
Guy Shishiou
Mikoto Utsugi
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Swan White
Swan White
Kotarou Taiga
Kotarou Taiga
Soldat J
Soldat J
ChoRyuJin
ChoRyuJin
Mic Sounders the 13th
Mic Sounders the 13th
VolFogg
VolFogg
Mamoru Amami
Mamoru Amami
Hyuuma Geki
Hyuuma Geki
Pagliaccio
Pagliaccio
Hana Hatsuno
Hana Hatsuno
Leo Shishiou
Leo Shishiou