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Anime: The Brave Fighter of Sun Fighbird

Brave of the Sun: Fighbird was the second Brave Series, which aired from 1991 to 1992 in Japan. The series centered around the adventures of Yutaro Katori, an android possessed by an energy-based lifeform from space, and his fellow Space Police officers, in their fight against the evil being known as Draias.

Unlike the previous Brave series, Brave Exkaiser, which featured the hero as an energy being which inhabited a car, Fighbird focused more on self-parodying humor by having the robot leader take possession of a humanoid-simulating android instead (which interfaces with the Fire Jet to form the robot Fighbird). This forces him to coexist with humanity on their terms, causing a great deal of trouble as he attempts to adapt to human life. The concept of the "Space Police Force" otherwise remains intact (though not connected to the earlier series), a key difference being that the mecha that Fighbird and one of the combiner teams use was developed previously by a human scientist, whose nephew accompanies the Space Police in their battles.

These are the tropes used in Fighbird:

    Creator/Tatsunoko Production[C] Control
The Brave Figher of Legend Da GarnCreator/Studio DubThe Brave of Gold Goldran
Sol BiancaAnime of the 1990sBurn Up!
Brave ExkaiserAnime/Brave SeriesThe Brave Figher of Legend Da Garn

alternative title(s): The Brave Fighter Of Sun Fighbird; Brave Fighter Of Sun Fighbird
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