This 1979 anime series was the first Ultraman franchise that wasn’t live-action as our hero helps the Science Guard Agency investigate UFOs.
S01:E01 - The Hero is Born
The Terrestrial Defense Force forms a Science Guard Party in order to investigate the cause of mysterious phenomena
S01:E02 - The Secret of the Shining Pendant
A giant tornado appears that targets power plants and sucks energy out of them.
S01:E03 - Sound of the Flute in the Setting Sun
A monster Wanigodon, appears in the city and Marume takes it down singlehandedly.
S01:E04 - The Mystery of the Red Colud
A strange red cloud appears, and the Science Guard Party goes to it in Super Murdock.
S01:E05 - The Adventure of the Passenger
A mysterious incident happens where several thousand trees disappear from the forest in a single night.
S01:E06 - Escape From the Deepest Sea
As people evacuate from a tsunami caused by an earthquake in the Pacific Ocean, a mysterious flying object appears and rains down fire.
S01:E07 - Problems for Pig
The Science Guard Party analyzer, a robot named Pig, picks up a danger signal of unclear origins, but is unable to detect anything strange.
S01:E08 - The Secret of Hikari
Hikari encounters monster Mikonos while investigating an unidentified flying object, then transforms into Joneus and drives it away.
S01:E09 - The Horror in the Old Castle
Investigators visit ancient ruins on Tamara Island, and spot Monster Dolfiego in an underground cavern.
S01:E10 - Strategy of the Monster Mirage
A famous magician, George Satake, tries to teleport himself from the Xalome Desert to Japan.
S01:E11 - Old Friendship Revived in the Himalayas
Former Earth Self-Defense Force technician, Ogawara, uses the giant Bulldozer Weapon Hectole he has developed to dig into the earth
S01:E12 - The Sad Roar Goes on and On
Two tankers are caught in a storm and disappear. The Science Guard Party take the case, and discover three monster attacking the tankers.
S01:E13 - The Resurrection of the Legend
At Lake Ryujin in Tohoku, an incident breaks out where people and fish are being turned into stone.
S01:E14 - The Devil Star Has Come
An unidentified celestial body approaches Earth, and emits radiation that makes reptiles violent.
S01:E15 - Ultraman and Hikari
Marume complains that Hikari is never around at the most important moments.
S01:E16 - The Rebirth of the Kingmore, the Prehistric Bird
The Science Guard Party gets a report that an island has sunk at Point 3167
S01:E17 - Betamy Has Disappeared
Tobe, who had been observing a strange typhoon using Beatamy, discovers Prof. Nishiki's helicopter which has crashed in the desert
S01:E18 - The Mysterious Monster Island
A sea serpent emerges at South Uki Island, the hometown of Yuriko, who works in a coffee shop on the Earth Self-Defense Force Far East Zone Base
S01:E19 - This is the Planet Where Ultraman Was Born - Part 1
Joneus struggles with monster popping up in countries around the world.
S01:E20 - This is the Planet Where Ultraman Was Born - Part 2
Hikari is brought to Ultra Planet U40 where he is resuscitated back to life.
S01:E21 - This is the Planet Where Ultraman Was Born - Part 3
The Badel Tribe manipulates the legendary Monster Bagon from Dark Nebula and attacks U40.
S01:E22 - Mysterious Space in the South Sea
The Science Guard Party are spending their vacation in Marume's hometown.
S01:E23 - Supersonic War Breaks Out
Mysterious flying objects are attacking passenger planes and industrial complexes.
S01:E24 - Twin Sister of Mutsumi
A mysterious flying object appears in the Southern Alps.
S01:E25 - The Devil Flower
Incidents begin to happen where men go missing whenever a yellow wind blows through the African desert.
S01:E26 - The Earth's Greatest Crisis
A strange phenomenon of water spraying out of the sea is happening around the world.
S01:E27 - The Island of the Monsters
The Ultra Planet U4o detects the approach of the Space Demon Alien Baladon.
S01:E28 - A New Captain Takes Command
The Science Guard Party captures a monster that appeared in a coastal industrial area
S01:E29 - The UFO with the Devil-Heart Attacks!
Invading Alien Jadan sends out countless UFOs. The Space Self-Defense Unit goes out to fight them off, but the alien succeeds in invading Earth.
S01:E30 - The Moving Skeleton
The bones of a giant creature are excavated from ruins in Okutama, Tokyo, and restoration work is in progress at the museum.
S01:E31 - The Woman Fighter From Ultra
Joneus' sister Amia heads toward Earth by herself to meet Hikari
S01:E32 - Object "X"
Alien Babilar sends Robot Monster Megasaura, to Earth as part of his invasion plan.
S01:E33 - Duel with Ultraman
Underwater volcanoes explode in the Pacific Ocean, followed by changes in the earth's crust in various locations.
S01:E34 - Break-Out at Prison Planet - Part 1: The Monsters Are Loose
The Space Pirate Imbedians pillage the Monster Containment Planet Prison created by the Ultrapeople of U40, and attempt to invade the earth.
S01:E35 - Break-Out at Prison Planet - Part 2: A Planet is Hijacked
Joneus uses up all his energy fighting the monster sent by the Imbedians, and Hikari also gets injured.
S01:E36 - The Snow-Queen From Outer Space
Hikari and Mutsumi go together with the Far East Zone Weather Observation Team to investigate the cause of an abnormal cold front in the Southern Alps
S01:E37 - Danger on U-40
U40 is occupied by the Heller Army. Amia escapes to Earth, but an army battleship flies to Earth as well.
S01:E38 - The Great Ultra War
Amia goes onboard the Ultria, which has emerged from beneath the ice at the South Pole
S01:E39 - The Hell Cat Appears
Royger of the Heller Army sends the Terrible Space Creature Hellcat, which sucks energy from humans and mummifies them, to the Space Station EGG 3.
S01:E40 - The Boy From the Green Planet
The boy from Planet Opernicus, Fedelico, was taught by Royger that Earthlings are evil, and so takes his pet Monster Orolaan to destroy cities on Earth
S01:E41 - The Day Ultraman Fought Against Ultraman
Rotating Monster Giros appears and the Science Guard Party is dispatched, but the Bardy that Hikari is riding crashes due to a tornado caused by the monster.
S01:E42 - A Plan to Capture Ultraman
While investigating Point 4098, where a mysterious floating island is spotted, Mutsumi goes missing when she is involved in a crash
S01:E43 - Monchi Becomes a Monster
A mysterious unmanned spaceship recovered in outer space is determined to be a receiver for an electron transmitter developed by the Heller Army.
S01:E44 - The Twin Craft of Ultria and the Monster "Spader"
Multiple rockets are shot at Earth from the Alien Sien spaceship, and a violent monster emerges.
S01:E45 - Pig Becomes a Walking Bomb
A transport airplane carrying Terrestrial Defense Force Unit 201 returns from the northern base to the Far East Zone, but there is something wrong.
S01:E46 - The Remote-Control Monster
Tobe and Marume create a communication device that emits a special radio wave that only Ultraman can perceive.
S01:E47 - To the Planet of Ultra - Part 1: Advice of the Female Warrior
As cities around the world suffer attacks from the Heller Army, Amia flies to earth despite the risks.
S01:E48 - To the Planet of Ultra - Part 2: Assault on the Titan Base
The Science Guard Party locates Titan, and begins its attack.
S01:E49 - To the Planet of Ultra - Part 3: The Great Battle of U-Fleet
The Science Guard Party joins the U40 Ultra Fleet and they infiltrate Heller City but are captured.
S01:E50 - To the Planet of Ultra - Part 4: Victory for Peace
The Great Sage had been reduced to atoms by Heller, but in space, Joneus separated from Hikari can be seen fighting the Heller fleet.