First year of included the Founder Microman, Micro
Kit Machines and Conning Tower.
Second year saw more Microman and several new sub
series such as the Acroyears, Titans and Victory series.
line finally came into its own during the third year with new figures
and the classic Microman Transfer Fortress.
A watershed year for Microman series, this year
saw some of the best toys for the line.
tried new design and direction for the series with the released of
Hoodman and Arden.
Takara "rescue" attempt for the line
with the Rescue Team Microman. This year also saw updated of the old
favorite like the New Tower Base.
& Blizzard Man
The last year of the original series saw the shift
in the line to more robot like look and larger figures.
Takara reset the line and relaunch the series
under the New Microman banner.
Micro Robot series became the main focus of the
new line. Takara also tried to cash in on the "pla-mo"
popularity with Real Type and Micro Borg.
The "transformation" for Microman series
began with the Micro Change series.
continued with the successful Micro Change series but the
changing of the guard was inevitable.
1979, Takara tried to rejuvenate Microman line with new series aptly
named Microman Rescue. The new Rescue Series came on the heel of last
year Microman Police Keeper series, actually several Rescue toys were released along with last year Police Keeper. Rescue Microman was
logical next step from the Police Keeper. The figures were even more
streamline with bright colors and more "modern" look.
Amazon Acroyear was found to be responsible for the depletion of
resources in the Amazon Rain Forest. Microman Police Keeper found
that the Amazon monsters were Acroyear Presidents that were modified by
Satan Arden. Microman began to expedite the plan to build
the Secret Base in Mt. Fuji. The Secret Base was divided into three
different sectors each with four subsections. They are known by
their acronyms as CRIM, SHED and GLFT.
Microman Origin (2002)
year 19XX, at the oil field in America, a new geologic investigation was
being done. Microman M25X were revived from the soil sample
taken from the site.
asteroid and a comet (remnants of Micro Earth catastrophic explosion)
collided with earth and created a crater. The rock structure and
stratum changed and turned into mineral bed rich with oil and uranium by
the energy from the collision. Many Microman were trapped in these
asteroids when Micro Earth exploded and now they ended up on Earth
inside these craters.
Chief Jack became aware of this phenomenon and started to investigate
every regional underground resources worldwide and search these craters
by irradiated them with Spectrum MX ray in hope of reviving these
Microman. M28X Microman were revived from crater in Germany, M26X were
found in a Canadian crater and M27X came from crater in southern Africa.
There were no mining in these energy rich craters but the underground
resources began to deplete.
Police Keeper investigated and found that this was an act of Acroyears.
Microman M251 Robin was shaking with anger that the Acroyears were
invading these areas where he was revived and once part of Micro Earth
which could caused major damage and endanger human being.
other Microman were busy building the new Rescue Secret Base at Mt.
Fuji, Microman M251 Robin decided to organize a troop to stand up
against the Acroyear incursion by enlisting those Microman that were
revived from these energy-rich crater and gave birth to Microman Rescue
COMMAND AREA - under
Chief Officer M111 Bobson. This subsection consisted of Space, navy,
army and air command units. Made up mostly of Microman Commands.
RESCUE AREA - under
Chief Officer M112 Barns. This subsection conduct rescue activities
of Microman to protect earth from the Acroyear. It consists of
Rescue and Police Keeper Microman. The Rescue Area which is a subsection
of CRIM sector is also responsible for stopping the Acroyear plan of
building "Acrotopia". Rescue section of CRIM consisted of Police
Keeper and the newly arrived Microman Rescue. They were assign in
each geographical setting to stop the destruction or earth resources by
Acroyears and Arden.
INTEL. AREA - under
Chief Officer M113 Bobby. MCIA became part of CRIM. This area
was a responsible of Microman Spy Magician. They collected data and
information from all over and analyzes them.
AREA - under Chief Officer M114 Blacky. This area provided medical
assistance to the Microman especially to the Command and Rescue section.
This section consisted mostly of Microman M18X Lady Command.
AREA - Run by M101 Chief George. Provides Microman with sufficient
commodities and also devotes studies agricultural.
AREA - Run by M102 Chief Jack. Studies the earth and it's resources.
AREA - Run by M103 Chief Jessie. Invents, develops and manufactures
vehicles and machinery for Microman.
AREA - Run by M104 Chief John. Fitness center for Microman.