Remake of 70's era anime series coming to WOWOW
Thirty years after the original Kotetsu Jeeg
anime series aired, the property is finding new life as a remade TV Anime on Japanese Cable/Satellite network WOWOW
(Steel God Jeeg
) will debut on Thursday, April 5th and run every Thursday at 11:30PM. The story takes place 50 years after the end of the original story. According to WOWOW
for the series, the plot surrounds the reappearance of spirits of the Haniwa robots from the first series and a high-school student named Kenji who acquires the parts to create the robot Jeeg.