Astro Boy (Astro)

The Religious Affiliation of
Astro Boy

Religion: N.A. CBR Scale: I

Name: Astro Boy

Alter Ego: Astro

Other Names: Astroboy; Tetsuwan Atomu; Mighty Atom

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): Kobunsha Kodansha Mushi Productions

First Appearance: "Tetsuwan Atomu" [Astro Boy] serial in Shonen manga magazine (1952)

Creators: Osamu Tezuka

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 479

   Comic Book Appearances: 41

   TV, Film Appearances: 437

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 1

Gender: male

originated as a manga in 1952 by Osamu Tezuka, who is often reputed as the "god of manga"; character is a powerful robot created by the head of the Ministry of Science Doctor Tenma

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