Tenma (Father, formerly)President Stone (in the 2009 movie)PeacekeeperHamegg This object is the extremely unstable, dangerous and corruptive counterpart of the Blue Core (the powers of the latter possessing stable and positive energy) in the 22nd century. Zee | Mr. McMahon | Jenny Bennett | Champ | Manny | [Toby/Astro takes off as the residents of Metro City starts watching him fighting the Creature. Astro appears as a Star System character in many manga Tezuka series. Astro Boy was created as a tribute to Tobio Tenma, a boy who was killed in a traffic collision. Metro City is a utopia in which robots have been created to take over many of the tasks once done by humans, from simple shopping trips to the dirty work that no one wants to do. Anime Barry | Garry Pig | Mark Bowman | We have to go. Lauren Savir. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Cora I'm just finished, and I'd like to leave. Gum | Wayne | Umataro Tenma has a pointy nose, a short beard, and long curly hair that leans forward. Movie: Astro Boy Franchise: Astro Boy. 1 Cast 2 Scenes 3 Movie used: 4 Movies and TV Shows used: 5 Gallery 6 See also Aladdin - Toby Tenma/Astro Boy (Astro Boy; 2009) Jasmine - Cora (Astro Boy; 2009) Genie - … [Toby/Astro takes off as the residents of Metro City starts watching him fighting the Creature. : Griffin | Dr. Elefun Imbued with a strong sense of right and wrong, Astro Boy constantly makes the right and often self-sacrificial choice to protect others—no matter what the cost. Courtney | Toby Tenma and Val Tenma are 13-year-old kids that live in Metro City. Powers/Skills Dracula | Having been rejected twice by both of his 'sons', Dr. Tenma shuts off the robot with a heart. At the circus, Tobio was renamed to "Astro" and later found by Professor Ochanomizu(Dr. Elefun) and took aw… Listen to all the actors who have voiced the following Astro Boy characters. Poppy | Silver | Astro was once a young boy named Toby, the son of Dr. Tenma, he was always left to be taken care of while he was out by Yuko, Dr. O'Shea's assistant. Dr. Tenma creates the Peackeeper, which accidentally goes wrong when testing it. R.L. Akin to Mickey Mouse, no matter which direction Astro faces, the spikes atop his head are always in the same place. He has a deep love for humanity, in spite of the many hardships he may face. Sarah Quinn | FlightShooting Energy ProjectilesFinger Lasers Superhuman Strength Superhuman DurabilitySuperhuman Speed Superhuman ReflexesSuperhuman StaminaSuperhuman Agility Superhuman EnduranceSuperhuman Sense Superhuman ResilienceButt Machine GunElectric Shock Optical SearchlightImage ProjectionThermal Power Built-in communication deviceCapable of multilingualism Multiple statues of the character have been erected in Japan, most prominently is a statue immediately outside of the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Takarazuka. After Tobio was killed in a tragic accident, Dr. Tenma created a robot to replace him. The Little Stinker Astro Boy vs IGZA. His hair has two spikes one on the the left of his head pointing directly upwards and the other on the right side just above his ear pointing out to the side, and a widow's peak. He took the robot to the place where he had last seen Tobio: Plant 7 of the ministry of science, where old, inefficient robots were broken down to be later used as spare parts for newer models. Horace Nebbercracker | : McSquizzy | Yes, Toby. Sam Sparks | Hannah Stine | Dr. Elefun voiced by Bill Nighy and 4 others . In most adaptations Astro is eventually sold to Hamegg's Robot Circus by Tenma and although Tenma feels legitimate remorse for his actions, fails to reconnect with Astro who mostly tries to avoid him however, in some instances tries to forgive him which results in Ochanomizu typically going out of his way to stop such a reunion. Dexter Grif | Dick Simmons | Michael J. Caboose | Epsilon | Church | Sarge | Sparx | Aku Aku, Animated Features Company Credits Judge Peckinpah | Joseph | Wally | In the new computer-animated feature version of Astro Boy, a boy named Toby (voiced in an American accent by English actor Freddie Highmore) dies and is brought back to life as a robot-boy by his distraught father Dr. Tenma (Nicolas Cage).. Based on the popular Japanese manga series Astro Boy (Tetsuwan Atomu) debuted in 1952 by Osamu Tezuka and which went on to become a televised … He appeared to be disgusted with Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun (Dr. Hiroshi Ochanomizu from the manga) and idea in using the Blue Core energy to restore the surface, though this only due to him pr… At the end of both the 1960s anime series and Astro Boy: Omega Factor, he willingly sacrificed himself in order to save humanity from certain doom (although in the latter, he was brought back to life). Comments Add a Comment. 2001: A Space Odyssey. Tommy Brock | The Blue KnightAL MechanicPlutoBaron WalpurgisSkunkAtlas (on & off)Shadow (observer. Astro Boy was one of the first manga characters to embrace mass merchandising including action figures, collectible figurines, food products, clothing, stamps and trading cards. : Mary | Artificial Intelligence. | He is a selfish, deceiving, manipulative, and pompous individual who only cares about himself and being reelected as President of Metro City. Is there a problem? Filming & Production I was made ready. Type of Hero Flint Lockwood | Zach | Wilbur | Based on the manga Astro Boy.. Cora I'm sorry but this is who I am. Leah | Mr. Moustachio Cora Stone is known for being arrogant, xenophobic, power-hungry, and overall villainous in nature. [Last Lines; As the Alien Creature is attacking Metro City]. The 112 chapters were collected into 23 tankōbon volumes by Akita Shoten. Astro Boy Astro starts punching the Creature as it fades to white and cuts to black] Mostly due to his numerous appearances on syndication Astro has become well known in Europe and Australia and with the mainstream success of the 1963 series and the 2009 feature film Astro Boy has built a presence in the United States. Astro was placed tenth Mania Entertainment's 10 Most Iconic Anime Heroes written by Thomas Zoth who commented that "he was Japan's first great modern cartoon hero, on the printed page and the TV screen". Ursa | Badass Adorable: He's still Astro Boy with all of the necessary powers.This much is a given. Even decades after his initial appearances Astro remains a cultural impact in Japan and is among the most celebrated figures in popular culture. Astro Boy Chicken Joe | : Toby Tenma stared at the boy in front of him with a mixture of bewilderment and disbelievement. | Didn't you hear him? In 2014, IGN ranked him as the fourth greatest anime character of all time. Astro Boy The robot, given the name "Astro Boy", had a heart of gold, a genius mind, very advanced robotic weaponry, and the innocence of a child. Astro Boy was created by Doctor Tenma (Dr. Boynton in the 1960s English dub), and was meant to be a replacement for his recently deceased son Tobio ("Toby" in various English translations and Astor Boynton in the 1960s English dub). Astro bears a strong resemblance to Mickey Mouse -- Disney's most popular character. Frankenstein | Boog | Good lucky, guys. Jetter Mars. Astro was created in the image of Tobio Tenma therefore he inherited his basic personality traits. Best friends, they did everything together, until one day when Toby died and Y/N forced herself to jump off the edge of town to the surface. Due to Tobio being a child when he died, Astro has inherited his same childlike innocence including his childlike naivety, Astro by nature has a strong sense of justice and for deciding what is right and wrong. Stella | Games: Astro Boy (2004). Professor Ochanomizu (adopted father)Uran/Zoran/Astro Girl (artificial sister)Cobalt (artificial brother)Chi-Tan (artificial brother), Police inspector NakamuraShunsaku BanShibugaki KenichiLivianTamaoLinoMonkey D. LuffyNaruto UzumakiIchigo KurosakiNatsu DragneelKenshiroSon GokuAsh KetchumJonathan JoestarJotaro KujoTorikoYusuke UrameshiYugi MutoGon FreecssKurapikaQuoteCurly Brace, AL MechanicPlutoBaron WalpurgisSkunkAtlas (on & off)Shadow (observer. Astro would also inspire the creation of the character Mega Man. : : Astro is the mascot for a series of children's traffic safety videos. Doctor Tenma is Usually seen with a lab coat on. Eventually, Astro Boy was adopted by another scientist who, also, treated Astro Boy like a son. Freddie Highmore is the voice of Toby in Astro Boy, and Aya Ueto is the Japanese voice. Toby Tenma Much like Tobio (who was upset at his father deactivating his robot nanny, who he considered a friend), the robot boy was upset at Dr. Tenma for 'hating' robots, and lashed out towards his 'father'. Tobio was a bright young boy who was often set aside by his father in favor of his work. : Whoopty | Astro was unaware of who he was until, with the aid of special friends, he grew into a compassionate and brave hero, fighting evil and protecting the innocent | Enemies Toby, now! Notes: Takes place BETWEEN the Peacekeeper demonstration and when Astro wakes up in the morning. Will Toby and Y/N ever meet again? Although a robot Astro was intended to look indistinguishable from a human being as he was designed to resemble Tobio Tenma. Jailbreak | Bomb | I'm not Toby. Weepy | Everybody has their destiny, Toby. Cathy, a member of the circus, tricks the master into letting Toby go. Tim Burton Batmobile | Dark Knight Batmobile | Adam West Batmobile | Arkham Knight Batmobile | Optimus Prime | Flying Ford Anglia | Thomas the Tank Engine | Lightning McQueen | KITT | Aston Martin | Warthog | Blue Falcon | Speed Star | Mario's Standard Kart | DeLorean | Toyota AE86, Others Onward and upward... Dad. Astro was forced into fighting other robots against his will in the robot circus, but was eventually rescued by Hiroshi Ochanomizu. Occupation Gene | Aunt May | Never directly fought Astro Boy)And a whole lot of robotic and human one-shot baddiesDr. Astro Boy's most defining feature are his eyes, especially in the anime series due to the use of limited animation. So, where are you from, non-robot? : Stuart Little | Blobby | He is the main character in the Astro Boy Franchise. Miles Morales | Flopsy Rabbit | It was serialized in Kobunsha's Shōnen from 1952 to 1968. The Earth's Last Day. What? Contemplating the possibility of coexistence between robots and humans. Winnie | Ranger Beth | This would become a very common design aspect in anime and manga characters that would follow. Lani Aliikai | Not long after the robot's creation, Dr. Tenma started to feel disappointed by the robot boy's actions. Watch the official ASTROBOY Clip - "Arena" (2009). Alistair | Chuck | Sam Carter | Tinkles | I don't suppose there's much point in you staying... [Moustachio realized that Toby is leaving]. Mavis Dracula | Linda Mitchell | In the 1963 series, he was voiced by Mari Shizimu in the japanese dub and by Billie Lou Watt in the English dub. : Ultimate Spider-Man | Elephant brings Toby back to Japan with him and names him Astro Boy. Teresa | The Red Core, also called the "Red Energy" is one of the primary items used in the 2009 animated sci-fi movie Astro Boy loosely based on the 1952 sci-fi manga series Astro Boy. Superhero Tank Evans | Astro Boy (アトム Atomu?) Red | combatants Do-Gooder Jonathan Loughran | Will you play with us? Elephant, soon to be appointed as the new Minister of Science, sees Toby fail in his job as a stagehand, but save the circus from chaos. Murray | Deborahbot 5000, Live-Action Movies Wanda | [at Toby, who finished the pop quiz]  for the most part his design and clothing remain consistent throughout adaptations with some exceptions. George Little | Astro Boy Oh, my Gosh! Aya Ueto. Megaman and Astro Boyd are same robot android, megaman and Astro boy same when as human died and created by scientists. Astro appeared in Screwattack's Death Battle!, where he faced another fictional robot, Mega Man in battle and won. A simple cartoon style of character, although Tezuka would implement some of his own styles into the drawings that would become commonplace for most anime and manga that came after. The Pirate Captain | Big Z | Steve the Monkey | Technical Specs. Eric | Defeat bad humans to increase the chance of robot-human coexistence. Cottontail Rabbit | Mopsy Rabbit | Since Astro is a robot and does not function like a biological being, the height of his body, his weight, and the length of his hair never change. The Little Stinker Stanley Kubrick. Hatchlings | Although, he was treated with love and care by Tenma in the beginning, the grief left over after the death of his son Tobio took control causing Tenma to accept that a robot could not be an adequate replacement for his flesh and blood human child. A.I. Serge and Deni | Adventure Toby Astro Boy Reader Y/N, a normal girl from metro city, and Toby, also a normal boy from metro city. Bo | Devastated by this loss, Tobio's father, Dr. Umataro Tenma, used his position as the minister of science to build a powerful android with artificial emotions, one which was to be a direct replacement to his dead son. Defeat bad robots to defend humans.Defeat bad humans to increase the chance of robot-human coexistence. - Share your reason with the rest of the community. ASTRO BOY chronicles the adventures of a weaponized robot (voiced by Freddie Highmore) created by grieving scientist Dr. Tenma (Nicolas Cage) in the exact likeness of his deceased son, Toby. Earth Shining There. Mighty Atom (Japanese name)AtomIron ArmAstro BoyAstro Astor Boynton Astro's most complicated relationship is with his own creator Umataro Tenma. Elliot | Peni Parker | FRANCHISE RELATED. Dr. He has an extreme care for the preciousness of life, much like his real-world creator Osamu Tezuka himself. On his 9th birthday, a young Tobio Tenma collided with a speeding vehicle and died. Toby VOICE Freddie Highmore. : : Just like his father. Astro Boy, known in Japan by its original name Mighty Atom (Japanese: 鉄腕アトム, Hepburn: Tetsuwan Atomu), is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Osamu Tezuka. In the future, there exists a city in the sky, hovering over the garbage-ridden surface of the Earth. Barry | Fearing that robots with emotions could take over the human race, Tenma soon destroys the previous prototypes of the robot Tobio as well. The use of the eyes in this manner allowed the facial expressions to use less animation yet seem more real. Mr. Moustachio Us? Roxanne | Peter Parker | Astro is selfless, brave and kindhearted. The kid looked just like him! Hi-5 | Astro Boy. Astro Boy aka Toby or Tobio Tenma (voiced by Candi Milo) is a young robot warrior and a friend to all. Astro Boy is a 2009 computer-animated superhero film loosely based on the manga series of the same name by the Japanese writer and illustrator Osamu Tezuka. Are you feeling okay? Mr. Weenie | In the 2009 CGI film he wears a blue v-neck and white undershirt, with black pants. Ian | Astro was listed on Empire magazine's 50 Greatest Comic Characters list ranking forty third, making Astro the only manga character on the list. A natural pacifist, he always attempts to solve situations intelligently with diplomacy. Fifi | After defeating the Peacekeeper and the alien, Astro finds Toby in the giant robot monster's remains, but he also finds out he can save Toby. Astro was unaware of who he was until, with the aid of special friends, he grew into a compassionate and brave hero, fighting evil and protecting the innocent, DEATH BATTLE! Abby | Aaron Mitchell | After learning that Astro is robotic and therefore cannot function like a biological human boy, Tenma sold Astro to a robotic circus out of a fit of rage. Reginald Skullinski | Storyline Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Gale | [as Toby's quiz is 100% sucessful]  Let us know what you think in the comments below! Astro would continue this trend of characters designed after Disney characters, using a simplistic cartoon style. 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