Shinkansen Henkei Robo Shinkalion THE ANIMATION is the first season of Shinkalion. It was first broadcasted in Japan between January 06, 2018 and June 29, 2019 and aired for seventy-six episodes. In early June 2019 it became known that Shinkalion would be replaced in its timeslot by a program related to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and thus end its run on June 29, 2019. In this turn the anime block on TBS
which had also aired Kamiwaza Wanda
, which all three were from Takara Tomy
as well, was dissolved. Takara Tomy had stated that they were planning on continuing Shinkalion and that this only failed because of TBS' focusing on programming related to the Olympics, which were later delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Around two years later Shinkalion would resurface on TV Tokyo
, after Takara Tomy had finished airing another season of Tomica. Read more...