Genshi Shonen Ryu

Japanese name: Genshi Shonen Ryu Genshi Shonen Ryu TV Series image
Japanese name: 原始少年リュウ
English name: Ryu, the Primitive Boy
French name: Nolan
Italian name: Ryu, il ragazzo della preistoria
Polish name: Jaskiniowy Chłopiec
Dates: October 30, 1971-March 25, 1972
September 12, 1989 (France)
Broadcast time: Saturday, 19:00-19:30 (7:00-7:30 pm)
Number of episodes: 22
Animation Studio: Toei Doga
Production Company:
Broadcaster: Tokyo Broadcast System (TBS)
La Cinq (France)
Creator(s): Shotaro Ishinomori (manga: Ryu no Michi)
Series Director: Akehi Masayuki
Episode Director(s): Shingo Araki
Producer(s): Eto Masaharu
Planning: Kenji Yokoyama
Writer(s): Tadashi Kondo, Hirokazu Fuse
Art Director:
Art Design:
Character Designer(s): Kazuo Komatsubara
Music: Takeo Watanabe
Voice Actors
(regular characters):

Genre(s): adventure, prehistoric life, dinosaurs, race relations
Home Video
Japan: DVD (XT-1902 (set))
Note(s): To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Genshi Shonen Ryu go to the Chronology of Animation.
Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

Last update: November 15, 2009
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