New: Robo Rock

And then there’s rock ‘n’ roll, aliens, cybernetic underpants and a giant robot!

Robo Rokku [aka Robo Rock] (2007; dir. Taikan Suga)

Masaru, a 23-year-old who has a passive attitude toward life in general, professes himself as a “genius odd-job-man” but is screwing up all of the time. He is freeloading off his girlfriend Kiriko, who works as a tattoo artist. One day, he is offered to do a rather eccentric job from an otaku-looking public employee named Nirasawa, who claims that Masaru’s voice is necessary in activating a giant robot named Land Zeppelin. He goes on straight-faced that the Earth is about to be attacked by Saturnians, and the robot is necessary in the fight against them. At first, Masaru ignores this far-fetched story, but one day he is framed in a dangerous job he takes on together with his friend Kou, and is driven into a tight squeeze. What will happen to Masaru? Does this robot Land Zeppelin really exist?

Source: Robo Japan

Official Robo Rock website

Thanks to Kaiju Search-Robot Avery, who can have the credit for drawing my attention to this one!

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1 Response to New: Robo Rock

  1. Avery says:

    This one looks really silly,but in a really fun way.Like only the Japanese could make.I can’t wait to see it!!

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