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Astro Boy is a Japanese franchise about a young Robot Kid named Astro ("Atom" in Japan).


  • Astro Boy (1963-1966): The original animated adaptation
  • Astro Boy (1980-1981)
  • Astro Boy (2003-2004)
  • Little Astro Boy (2014): A spinoff series aimed at preschoolers.
  • Atom: The Beginning (2017): An Animated Adaptation of the manga of the same name.

Comic Books

  • Astro Boy (1965): An unlicensed one-shot comic by Gold Key, based on the first anime.
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  • Las Fantásticas Adventuras de Astroboy: A 1970s Argentine comic.
  • The Original Astro Boy (1987-1989)

Film — Animation

  • Astro Boy: Mighty Atom - Visitor of 100,000 Light Years, IGZA (2005): A Japanese-only film based off the 2003 anime.
  • Astro Boy (2009): An All-CGI Cartoon Hong Kong-American film.

Live-Action TV

  • Astro Boy (1959-1960): A toku series.


  • Astro Boy (1952-1968): The original manga.
  • Pluto (2003-2009): A Darker and Edgier reimagining of the arc "The Greatest Robot on Earth".
  • Atom: The Beginning (2014-): A prequel based on the events before Astro's birth.

Video Games

  • Astro Boy (1988): A Japanese-only Family Computer game by Konami.
  • Astro Boy (1994): A Japanese-only Super Famicom game.
  • Astro Boy: Omega Factor (2004): A Game Boy Advance game.
  • Astro Boy: The Video Game (2009): A multiplat game based on the 2009 film.
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  • Astro Boy Dash: A mobile Endless Running Game.
  • Astro Boy Piano: A mobile Edutainment Game.
  • Astro Boy Flight: A mobile shooter.
  • Astro Boy Siege: A mobile strategy defense game.
  • Tezuka World: Astro Crunch: A mobile puzzle crossover game.
  • Astro Boy Zap: A mobile Endless Running Game.
  • Astro Boy: Edge of Time (2017-2018): A free-to-play digital card game.

Western Animation

  • Go Astro Boy Go! (2019-): A French spinoff aimed at preschoolers.


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