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Duke Togo, a.k.a. Golgo 13, is a highly-skilled assassin hired only by those who pay top-dollar for his services - whether it's the FBI, CIA, industrial corporations or mafias. Regardless ... See full summary »
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Hiroshi Tachi ...  Duke Togo / ... 50 episodes, 2008-2009
Mitsuo Senda Mitsuo Senda ...  Dave McCartney 50 episodes, 2008-2009
Chris Ayres ...  Dave McCartney 50 episodes, 2008-2009
David Wald ...  Golgo 13 / ... 50 episodes, 2008-2009
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Duke Togo, a.k.a. Golgo 13, is a highly-skilled assassin hired only by those who pay top-dollar for his services - whether it's the FBI, CIA, industrial corporations or mafias. Regardless of who the target is or what situations he encounters, Golgo 13 always gets the job done. Written by Anonymous

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Golgo 13's weapon of choice is the M-16 Assault Rifle, Model 'A2'. This is an update from previous anime and manga comic versions where he used the Vietnam War era 'A1' model. See more »

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Although some episodes are set in the United States, American characters often use European measurements like "kilometers" and "celcius". Also, road signs are drawn the European fashion rather than American styles such as round "halt" signs (rather than octagonal "stop" signs) and speed limit signs measured in "kilometers" per hour (rather than "miles" per hour). See more »

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Version of Golgo 13: The Professional (1983) See more »

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Very good; almost as good as the manga.
3 January 2009 | by The_Mob_Has_SpokenSee all my reviews

"Golgo 13," while being my favorite comic book character (although he is not likable; after all, he's an assassin), has not for the most part received very good, faithful screen adaptations. For the uninitiated, Golgo 13 is the alias of Duke Togo (also, probably an alias, but people seem to know his name routinely), the world's deadliest assassin and foremost sharpshooter. Now, TokyoTV has made a very faithful, beautifully rendered, decently animated animated series based on the long-running manga. I would recommend this for fans of manga/anime, comic books, and assassin/action movies and even mysteries. The episodes are self-contained and even non-linear, much like the comics. Catch this sweet show on the video-hosting sites, someone is in the process of translating them all into English, Spanish, and French.


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