Oct. 01, 1981
Duration: 25 min/episode
Rated: TV-G
Status: Ended

Seasons and episodes

2Season 2Apr. 04, 1983
1Season 1Oct. 01, 1981


Masako Sugaya
Sho Asuka
Katsue Miwa
Azusa Yamato
Hiroshi Masuoka
Zenmai Jikake
Fumio Matsuoka
Professor Asuka
Runa Akiyama
Yuu Asuka
Masako Sugaya
Tottori Ryo
Takako Tsutsui
Azusa Yamato
Kôji Totani
Time Book


Superbook, also known as Animated Parent and Child Theatre, is an anime television series initially produced by Tatsunoko Productions in Japan in conjunction with the Christian Broadcasting Network in the United States and more recently solely produced by CBN for global distribution and broadcast. The series chronicled the events of the Bible's Old and New Testaments in its 52 episode run. The first 26 episodes aired from October 1, 1981 to March 29, 1982. The series returned as Superbook II with 26 episodes to air from April 4, 1983 to September 26, 1983. Between both series in the first run was the companion series The Flying House. The Christian Broadcasting Network is currently producing a new Superbook series and has released fourteen episodes.

Original titleアニメ親子劇場
First air dateOct. 01, 1981
Last air dateSep. 26, 1983
IMDb Rating6.8346 votes
TMDb Rating7.6258 votes

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