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Kinnikuman Live-Action Series Casts Actress and Director as Themselves

Kinnikuman: The Lost Legend series might just end up becoming one of the only live-action adaptations of a manga that is actually good. Looking at the track record of such adaptations, there is not much to live up to. The live-action series strays away from directly adapting the story[…]

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The Lost Legend, Documentary Style TV Series Premieres in Fall

Yudetamago’s “Kinnikuman” manga series has been a massive hit since its publication in the 1980s. The intermixing of the sports and comedy genres has captured the heart of many fans worldwide. Originally planned as a parody of the famous Ultraman series, Kinnikuman grew into its own massive […]

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Kinnikuman Manga News

Kinnikuman to Returns from COVID-19 Delay on June 29

Mangas often span over multiple volumes, with chapters continuing for ages. A comedy series, popularly known as KochiKame: Tokyo Beat Cops ran for almost 40 years before publishing its final volume in 2016. Kinnikuman is also one such manga; it began its initial serialization in 1979 and ran till 1987. The authors picked up the […]