It turns out that Olympus isn’t the only company that jumped on the bandwagon to associate famous robots with their new products.
DoCoMo, the largest cell phone carrier here by far, has a major marketing program underway to promote awareness and sales of their new mobile PC data service. What extremely powerful, trustworthy, flying robot might be a good fit for their new service?
Why, Tetsujin-28 of course!
For readers that aren’t already familar with the Tetsujin-28 robot story, and how its name was changed to Gigantor, this Wikipedia article on Gigantor will probably be very enlightening.