About the TV Show
tokusatsu kaiju anime
First Air Date: April 04, 1979
|First Aired on||:||1979|
|Created By||:||Eiji Tsuburaya|
|Genres||:||Animation,Action & Adventure,Sci-Fi & Fantasy|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||50 episodes in 1 Seasons|
The Ultraman is a Japanese animated television series co-produced by Tsuburaya Production and Tokyo Broadcasting System. The series aired on TBS Television affiliates on the Wednesday 7:00 PM time slot from April 4, 1979 to March 26, 1980, lasting a total of 50 episodes. It was the eighth installment in the Ultra Series and aired four years after the end of Ultraman Leo. The show was the first animated incarnation of Tsuburaya's iconic superhero Ultraman, as well as one of the earliest works of anime studio Nippon Sunrise, who also worked on their now-iconic mecha series Mobile Suit Gundam during the same year.