Shinichi Satake

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Ultraman: 50 years battling monsters

Culture Jan 1, 2016

Ultraman: 50 years battling monsters

Young boys and girls jumped up in excitement shouting, "Ultraman!" when three characters from the iconic series appeared on stage during an event in Kuala Lumpur in November. The Japanese superhero, who premiered in 1966 in the live-action special effects (tokusatsu) television series bearing his ...