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Title (English) Wonder 3
Title (Japanese) Wonder 3

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Fantasy Novel

Notes aka The Amazing 3, shown on US TV. b/w
From a manga by Osamu Tezuka.
(Entry in Clements and McCarthy "Anime Encyclopedia")
Classification -
Synopsis The Galactic Alliance believe that earth is a warlike place and resolve to destroy it before its warmongering attitude presents a danger beyond the planet. Before making the final desision, they send three secret agents to check out the true situation. The three, Major Boko, Lieutenant Poko, and Lance Corporal Noko, disguise themselves by transforming their bodies into a a rabbit, a duck, and a horse respectively.
Meanwhile international crime fighter Koichi is being pursued by enemies. His younger brother Shinichi Hoshi stumbles on the three agents and their spacecraft, and after some misadventure convinces them to join with his brother Koichi's Phoenix organisation, which has aims equivalent to their own. Set in 1970
Review This is a comedy, and it's still quite funny.
Credits Dir: Taku Sugiyama, Osamu Tezuka, Ryosuke Takahashi
Scr: Ichiro Wakabayashi, Osamu Tezuka, Sadao Tsukioka, Kunihiko Yamazaki
Des: Osamu Tezuka
Ani: Kazuko Nakamura.
Mus: Tatsu Kawai
Episodes 52
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Date 1965 June 6
Production Mushi Pro, Fuji TV
References & Help Look up the latest data on this title at:
Richard Llewellyn's Animated Divots, or
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or in "The Anime Encyclopedia" (Clements & McCarthy, Stone Bridge Press, 2001).
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