Casshan: Robot Hunter (1993 IMDb)

Categorization

Retro superhero SF. Remake of a 1973 series.

Subject

A young man remade into a cyborg by his father quests to destroy one of his father's other creations, the leader of a robot army that has almost conquered the world to preserve it.

Commentary

Gloriously campy. Mad Max (1979) meets Tezuka's Firebird (cf. Phoenix 2772 (1980)) on a mountain of toys.

Japanese production animation series

One of several reimaginings:

Casshern (2004 IMDb)

Commentary

Effectively unrelated.

Japanese production movie