Japanese superheroes

Discover the exciting world of Japanese superheroes and immerse yourself in their epic adventures. Explore top ideas to embrace the power and inspiration of these iconic characters.
Animation, Manga, Films, Retro Robot, Big Robots, Robotech, Super Robot, Gundam, Robot

In 1972, inspired by imported Dinky toys based on Gerry Anderson's Thunderbirds, the Japanese toy company Popy decided to put out a licensed figure of the anime character Mazinger Z. Unlike most Japanese toys of the period it eschewed tin in favour of a mix of diecast metal and ABS. It was so successful that Popy followed it up with a string of other super robots licensed from popular kids cartoons, the range becoming known as Chogokin after the fictional alloy Mazinger Z was constructed…