The BEST Episodes of Astro Boy (1980)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 5, 2019

Network: NTV (JP)

It is the year 2030. A brilliant robotics engineer creates a robotic boy with robotic powers in the image of his own dead son. The show examines the robotic boy's adventures as he comes to terms with living among humans.

The Greatest Robot In The World - Part 2

#1 - The Greatest Robot In The World - Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 25

Pruto continues on his rampage and only Astro can stop him.

star 9.90
29 votes
Robot Circus

#2 - Robot Circus

Season 1 - Episode 3

After Astro Boy thinks he's disowned by his father he puts his trust into an owner of a circus who wants to exploit Astro Boy's robotic abilities.

star 9.00
5 votes
Atlas Forever

#3 - Atlas Forever

Season 1 - Episode 43

Atlas attacks space stations near Saturn and Jupiter, prompting an all-out attack by Earth's forces.

star 9.00
1 votes
The Greatest Robot In The World - Part 1

#4 - The Greatest Robot In The World - Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 24

Pruto is out to prove that he is more powerful than Astro.

star 8.93
30 votes
Save The Classmate

#5 - Save The Classmate

Season 1 - Episode 4

Astro Boy goes to school to try to fit in as a normal being, but he meets with the opposition of his classmates who want robots out of the school. Astro Boy shows his superior powers and kicks butt in this full-color episode.

star 8.25
4 votes
Astro Boy vs. Atlas

#6 - Astro Boy vs. Atlas

Season 1 - Episode 2

star 8.20
5 votes
The Birth of Astro Boy

#7 - The Birth of Astro Boy

Season 1 - Episode 1

The "Birth of Astro Boy" is the start of electrifying entertainment for many future episodes. Before young Toby dies after a car accident he tells his father to build a robot just like him and to love him. Astro Boy is born and struggles to get used to his powers. He can fly and has strengths which get him in trouble with his father and those around him.

star 8.18
11 votes
Astro Fights Aliens

#8 - Astro Fights Aliens

Season 1 - Episode 16

Astro leads a mission to Mars but learns of a secret Alien plot to control Mars, and eventually Earth.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Wreck Of The Titan

#9 - The Wreck Of The Titan

Season 1 - Episode 21

The maiden voyage of the Titan meets with disaster, in the form of a hail of meteorites.

star 8.00
2 votes
The Genie From Outer Space

#10 - The Genie From Outer Space

Season 1 - Episode 41

A powerful new invader from space threatens the Earth and its up to Astro and Dr. Elefun to save the day.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Secret Of The Mayas

#11 - The Secret Of The Mayas

Season 1 - Episode 51

Astro explores a Mayan pyramid and finds a new mystery.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Crystal Of The Desert

#12 - The Crystal Of The Desert

Season 1 - Episode 9

Astro investigates a drought, only to run into his arch-nemesis, Atlas!

star 7.33
3 votes
Atlas Lives Again

#13 - Atlas Lives Again

Season 1 - Episode 5

Astro Boy has a strange feeling before bad things happen. His robot parents are taken and he's out to rescue his parents. He takes on his nemesis Atlas who is bent on taking revenge on humanity.

star 7.00
3 votes
Robot Land

#14 - Robot Land

Season 1 - Episode 6

Astro Boy saves the day again in this action-​packed full-​color story. Astro flies to the protection of another robot, an escapee from the evil Robot Land. But the other denizens of Robot Land aren't going to let this happen without a fight.

star 7.00
2 votes

#15 - Frankenstein

Season 1 - Episode 7

A "Frankenstein" robot-monster is created at the Ministry of Science, and the monster unwittingly becomes a thief.

star 7.00
2 votes
The World Of Odin

#16 - The World Of Odin

Season 1 - Episode 50

Astro travels to the land of the Vikings with Dr. Elefun.

star 7.00
1 votes
Astro's First Love

#17 - Astro's First Love

Season 1 - Episode 52

Astro falls for Nikki (Nuka), his partner as they search for some stolen plans.

star 7.00
1 votes
Uran The TomBoy

#18 - Uran The TomBoy

Season 1 - Episode 14

Dr. Elefun has a special surprise for Astro - a sister named Uran, who can't seem to stay out of trouble.

star 6.00
1 votes
Blackie Young

#19 - Blackie Young

Season 1 - Episode 40

Dr. Elefun reassembles a dismembered robot which leads to a new quest.

star 6.00
1 votes
The Red Cat

#20 - The Red Cat

Season 1 - Episode 8

Thirteen Thirteenth Street is a spooky old haunted house that is the setting for Astro Boy's exciting adventure. Dr. Leopold and his cat are the only ones who live there. When five boys disappear there, Daddy Walrus and Astro go to find them. They're all right, but as soon as they are freed, all the animals start running wild. Are they rebelling for being kept in cages?

star 5.17
30 votes
The White Planet

#21 - The White Planet

Season 1 - Episode 10

Astro helps his friend Konrad in a rocket-car race, even as Skunk runs interference.

star 0.00
0 votes
A Robot President

#22 - A Robot President

Season 1 - Episode 11

Guravia has just elected a robot President, Rag, but he needs Astro's help to take the post.

star 0.00
0 votes
Goliath's Head

#23 - Goliath's Head

Season 1 - Episode 12

Astro and Skunk race to find the head of a Mars development robot, Damdam.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Light Ray Robot

#24 - The Light Ray Robot

Season 1 - Episode 13

A special Christmas eve contest looks to elect the best Robot of the year, with Skunk as the figurative Grinch.

star 0.00
0 votes
Robio And Robiette

#25 - Robio And Robiette

Season 1 - Episode 15

Robio of the Globes and Robiet of the Chariots fall in love, against the wishes of their families and its up to Astro to prevent a tragic finale.

star 0.00
0 votes