Jinzou Ningen Kikaider The Animation
English Title: Android Kikaider
Other Names: Kikaider, Artificial Humanoid Kikaider, Jinzo Ningen Kikaider, Android Kikaider The Animation
Production Type: TV
Air Span: Oct 16, 2000 to Jan 8, 2001
Air Status: Finished Airing
Premiered: Fall, 2000
Episode Duration (Avg): 23 min. per ep.
# Episodes: 13
TV Rating: PG-13
The genius robotics professor, Dr. Komyoji has created Jiro (who has the ability to transform into Kikaider) – a humanoid robot tasked with the protection of Dr. Komyoji’s son, Masaru, and daughter, Mitsuko. Gifted with a conscience circuit, which has the power to simulate real emotions that helps to distinguish between “right and wrong”, Jiro must protect Mitsuko and Masaru from the evil Dr. Gil who wants Jiro to join his army and aid in his goal of world domination.