Astro Boy

Plot Summary: In the year 2003, Professor Tenma is distraught when his son Tobio is killed in a car accident. He loses himself in his latest project, creating Atom, a robot boy programmed to be forever good. Upset that his Tobio-substitute can never grow up, Tenma sells Atom to Ham Egg, the cruel ringmaster of a robot circus. Atom meets the kindly Professor Ochanomizu, who adopts him, inspires him to become a crusader against evil, and eventually builds him a robot "sister," Uran.

Type: winter 1963 Anime

Date aired: 1963-01-01

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Shounen

Released: 1963

Status: Completed

Other name: Tetsuwan Atom,

Astro Boy

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