Nine super-powered cyborg soldiers join forces to combat Black Ghost, the terrorist organization which they were originally created to serve.
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Series cast summary:
Mugihito ...
 Professor Isaac Gilmore (48 episodes, 2001-2002)
Takahiro Sakurai ...
 Cyborg 009 / ... (48 episodes, 2001-2002)
Satsuki Yukino ...
 Cyborg 003 / ... (47 episodes, 2001-2002)
Simon Prescott ...
 Dr. Isaac Gilmore (46 episodes, 2001-2002)
Chafûrin ...
 Cyborg 006 / ... (46 episodes, 2001-2002)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...
 Cyborg 003 / ... (45 episodes, 2001-2002)
Steve Kramer ...
 Chang Changku / ... (45 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Cyborg 009 / ... (44 episodes, 2001-2002)
Yûichi Nagashima ...
 Cyborg 007 / ... (44 episodes, 2001-2002)
Michael Sorich ...
 Cyborg 007 / ... (43 episodes, 2001-2002)
Shôtarô Morikubo ...
 Cyborg 002 / ... (41 episodes, 2001-2002)
Kirk Thornton ...
 Cyborg 002 / ... (40 episodes, 2001-2002)
Nobuo Tobita ...
 Albert Heinrich / ... (39 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Cyborg 008 / ... (38 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Cyborg 005 / ... (37 episodes, 2001-2002)
Keith Anthony ...
 Cyborg 008 / ... (36 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Cyborg 005 / ... (36 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Cyborg 001 / ... (22 episodes, 2001-2002)
Kana Ueda ...
 Cyborg 001 / ... (22 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Eighteen-year-old Joe Shimamura, a rebellious, spiky-haired half-Japanese youth, wakes up one afternoon to find himself lying on an operating-room table with a strange suit and superhuman abilities such as the ability to move faster than the human eye. After escaping from the laboratory, he soon discovers that he is the ninth in a series of cyborg weapons - ordinary humans from all over the world, captured and augmented against their wills to become devastating warriors. Some of these include a genius baby from Russia, an impoverished cook from China, and a freedom fighter from Africa. The culprit behind this act is Black Ghost, a terrorist group that aims for money and power by selling illegal weaponry to warring nations worldwide. Based on the classic but unfinished Japanese comic book by the late manga godfather Shoutarou Ishinomori, Cyborg 009 follows the story of the nine cyborg rebels as they seek to halt the sinister intentions of Black Ghost while also attempting to deal with ... Written by Axemblue

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Incredible anime. One of the best ever!
27 February 2004 | by (Japan) – See all my reviews

Cyborg 009 is a classic anime from 1966, the translation to TV of Ishinomori Shoutarou's manga. I remember the original episodes were reaired where I live some years ago, so I could watch some of them. Awesome. Now, enter Cyborg 009, the new 2001 anime. It's the same characters from the original, in a new anime. The story of the manga is retold in awesome color, fantastic art and animation, and superb music and storylines. All the 00 cyborgs from the manga return and the action is non-stop, superbly written stories and wonderful anime art. The anime art is exactly identical to the one seen back in the 60's. Hardcore Anime fans like me will recognize the cute anime used in the dawn of the style, which was the same used in Tetsuwan Atom, (known as Astroboy in the U.S) Tetsujin 28, and others back in the time. That is great, since the show brings back to life the original style. True, today´s anime style has evolved, but it still looks very very similar to the one used in its first days. And that is perfect.

I always loved Ishinomori-sama's manga, and seeing his classic Cyborg 009 back to life in these days is incredible. This is, without exaggeration, one of the best anime of all time. The stories and the characters are touching, you will be moved to tears in every episode. It's so deep, so real, so cute, I can't explain it with words. The visuals are incredible, beautiful colors, fantastic trademark anime animation, and perfect illustrations. There is nothing that is not good in it, well, you can expect that from anime. The stories are so well written. you can't help wondering how they do it.

There's no way I could really describe how great this anime is. But one thing is sure, Ishinomori-sama has once again lived up to his reputation as one of the greatest masters of anime and manga. And Cyborg 009 will always be on top of anime and manga history. Awesome




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