Kamen Rider (Original Series)
|Writer||Igami Masaru and others|
|No. of episodes||98|
|Fan Rating||/ 5 Stars|
|Original channel||MBS TV|
|Time||7:30 pm Sat|
|Original run||April 3, 1971– February 10, 1973|
|Followed by||Kamen Rider V3|
April 3, 1971- February 10, 1973 (98 episodes)
The Original Kamen Rider series.
Home Video Release
Kamen Rider was the third Showa Rider to have its TV series rereleased in Blu-ray format.
- Igami Masaru's son, Inoue Toshiki, became a writer for the Heisei Riders, Kuuga to Decade (except Den-O). He also wrote for the Kamen Rider The First and Kamen Rider The Next movies.
- Amamoto Hideyo passed away on March 23, 2003. He made an appearance in Kamen Rider The First through archive footages with Maruyama Eiji doing the voice work.
- On Kamen Rider Kabuto 25, there is a talk about the beginning of the Masked Rider Project 35 years ago. The talk refers to this series since it's the start of the Kamen Rider franchise.