Detragon

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Detragon
Detragon in Zone Fighter
Alternate names Dettoragon, Dedragon, Deddoragon
Subtitle(s) Missile Terror-Beast
(ミサイル恐獣,   Misairu Kyōjū)
Species Mechanically Enhanced Canine-like Terror-Beast
Height 78 meters[1]
Weight 77,000 metric tons[1]
Controlled by Garogas
Relations Garogas (Creators)
Allies Garogas
Enemies Zone Fighter
First appearance Zone Fighter Episode 14: Rampage! The Garoga Boys Attack Force
Roar(s)

Detragon (デットラゴン,   Dettoragon) is a Terror-Beast kaiju created by Toho that first appeared in the episode 14 of the 1973 tokusatsu kaiju series, Zone Fighter titled Rampage! The Garoga Boys Attack Force.

Design

Detragon resembles a Doberman Pinscher but also has traits of an Anubis dog. Instead of hands he has two turrets extending out of each wrist socket.

Origins

According to Toho Special Effects: All Kaiju Illustrated Encyclopedia, Detragon was born on Planet Garoga, the same homeworld as the Garogas.[2]

History

Zone Fighter

"Rampage! The Garoga Boys Attack Force"

TBA

Abilities

Missiles

Detragon can fire red explosive missiles from his four gold-fingered tubes. When the missiles detonate they make extremely large explosions. These missiles fly at a moderate speed, but can be caught by opponents and thrown back towards Detragon, as demonstrated by Zone Fighter.

Eyesight

According to All Kaiju Kaijin (First Volume), Detragon's eyes are actually telescopes and can adjust his eyesight at will, "from a range of 10 centimeters to infinity itself."[2]

Trivia

References

This is a list of references for Detragon. These citations are used to identify the reliable sources on which this article is based. These references appear inside articles in the form of superscript numbers, which look like this: [1]

  1. 1.0 1.1 SciFi Japan: ZONE FIGHTER Series Guide
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Detragon". Toho Kingdom. Retrieved 8 January 2024.

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