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The Final Escape
Cyborg 009 (1968)
Episode 20
Air date August 16th, 1968
Written by Hiroshi Ozawa
Episode guide

The Final Escape is the twentieth episode of the 1968 Cyborg 009 anime TV series.

Plot Summary[]

009, 003 and 007 are on safari hunt with 008 in Africa when circumstances find the heroes caught up in a Nigerian conflict where they tackle one of humanity's most difficult foes: Racism.

Episode Recap[]



  • The episode mentions an African leader that tried to end racism but was killed in an assassination and a conflict in Nigeria. Both allude to two real life major news events of 1968: The Nigerian Civil War and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King.