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"Train no. 111 / Emeroad-1" Galaxy Express 999 popy

"Train no. 111 / Emeroad-1" Galaxy Express 999 popy

1978/79 Popy

Galaxy Express 999 - Albator / Harlock - Maetel - Esmeraldas


Galaxy Express 999 (銀河鉄道999スリーナイン) was written and illustrated by Leiji Matsumoto, later adapted into a number of anime films and television series. It is set in a spacefaring, high-tech future in which humans have learned how to transfer their minds and emotions with perfect fidelity into mechanical bodies, thus achieving practical immortality.


The manga won the Shogakukan Manga Award for shōnen in 1978. The anime series won the Animage Anime Grand Prix prize in 1981.

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