After previously showing it on a Nico live event, Toei is now streaming a look at the first episode of anime shorts series Robot Girls Z, a comedy featuring the moe adventures of girls versions of classic '70s giant robots.
1972's Mazinger Z - Mariko Honda voiced Z-chan
1974's Great Mazinger - Inori Minase voiced Gre-chan
1975's UFO Robo Grendizer - Kazusa Aranami voiced Grenda-san
Adversaries include Aya Hisakawa as Ashura, Yukiko Morishita as Garada-chan and Nao Tōyama as Doublas-chan.
Supporting robot heroes
1974'2 Getter Robo - Maaya Uchida voiced Gecchan
1975's Steel Jeeg - Minami Tsuda voiced Jeeg-san
Other robots include Mika Kikuchi as Minerva X, Kaori Takaoka as Gai-chan (Gaiking), Satomi Satou as Gacky (Ga-Keen), Ayumi Tsuji as Bara-tan (Baratack), and Chiharu Kitaoka as Dandan (Danguard Ace).
After the previously posted episode zero, Toei will be presenting nine more episodes this winter. Hiroshi Ikehata directs the series with Kazuho Hyodo (Nyarko, Wagnaria) writing and Tetsuya Kawakami (Oreimo animation director) providing character designs.