- Debut: Yatterman
Gan "Gan-chan" Takada aka Yatterman No. 1 is a 13-year-old inventor and the son of a famous toy designer. He uses his mechanical know how to travel the world, fighting crime as a superhero. His weapon of choice is a kendama, which he uses as a flail and grappling hook as well as for his special attack "Kenda-Magic", a zapping attack. Alongside him is Yatter-Wan, a giant dog-shaped robot was designed by Gan's father as a prototype rescue robot.