{"title":"T\u014dsh\u014d Daimos","dateDebut":"1978","dateEnd":"1979","description":"After the destruction of their home world, the survivors of the planet Baam (\"Brahmin\" in the Philippine dub, and \"Valerians\" in the US dub Starbirds) head towards Earth with the goal of negotiating the purchase of land for emigration. Unfortunately, during the negotiations, the Baamian leader, Leon, is assassinated by his second in command, Georiya, and the delegation from Earth is framed for the murder. In the ensuing chaos, Doctor Isamu Ry\u016bzaki of the Earth delegation is shot and killed.\n\nShortly after the disastrous end of the talks, the Baam-seijin begin a campaign of terror against Earth, led by Leon\u2019s son, Admiral Richter, who deploys a variety of \u201cMecha Soldiers\u201d against the planet\u2019s defenses. The only thing standing between the Earthlings and annihilation is the transforming, karate-using super robot, Daimos and its pilot, Kazuya Ry\u016bzaki (Richard Hartford in the Filipino English dubbed version). But that changes when he meets and falls in love with a mysterious girl named Erika, who turns out to be Richter\u2019s sister. Over the course of their struggles to reunite, Kazuya and Erika each learn that the other\u2019s people are not all evil... and that their own people are not all good.","leadImageMedUrl":"https:\/\/media.retrojunk.com\/file\/a81906ee7ab7362bdb36d018c77a4be0cb424e0f0a4c87980c6d65a97b7dab8d03590701f03374\/image\/0d756a757e692eb7bb4ff166aec5d7ab_md.jpg"}