ABOVE: Colorful cover of the '85 Horikawa Toy Catalogue shows a sampling of Horikawa products available for 1985 including A: Super Space Scout; B: Gold Wind Up Gear Robot; C: Chrome Mechanical Radar Robot; D: Cosmic Fighter Robot; E: Acrobat Robot


ABOVE: Horikawa Super TV Robot Lambda I and Monster Robot both inspired an amazing array of Hong Kong and Taiwan copies.

ABOVE: Solid "Black" Super Giant Robot and the colorfully lithographed version.

ABOVE: Throughout the catalog, Robots share space with other Horikawa Toys such as the Mechanical Skipping Panda, shown here with the Mechanical Chrome Radar Robot and Gold Mechanical New Gear Robot .

ABOVE: Sounding Robot shares a page with three robots that bear a strong resemblance to the Sky and New Sky Robot: Space Attacker, Engine Robot, and Sharpshooter Robot.

ABOVE: Super Machine Lambda II

ABOVE: Super Astronaut (Lithograph Version), New Astronaut (Visor Version), and Missile Robot (Visor Version).

ABOVE: Smoking Engine Robot, Shooting Spacewalker, and New Sky Robot.

ABOVE: Shown here the Super Space Commander and Fighting Robot (in their rarely seen noseless configurations which used a completely different molding as well as mouth assembly) alongside both the original version of Excavator (rear on/off switch) and the New Excavator (front on/off switch).

ABOVE: Super Explorer Wide-Screen TV Robot and Space Scout shown with a very rare lithography variation of the Piston Robot.

ABOVE: Colorful Lithographed version of Super Robot and the dazzling all-chrome New Astronaut.

ABOVE: By 1985 the Acrobat Range had expanded to include a new Yellow version while the Chrome Version still remained available. Ranger Robot and Space Fighter shared many parts which is well-concealed by the dramatically different color treatments.

ABOVE: Back cover of the '85 Horikawa Toy Catalog features Cosmic Fighter and Lambda III.
ACROBAT ROBOT PAGE (CHROME SILVER)
ACROBAT ROBOT PAGE (YELLOW)
COSMIC FIGHTER
ENGINE ROBOT
ENGINE ROBOT (SMOKING 10")
EXCAVATOR ROBOT (EARLY)
FIGHTING ROBOT 10"
FIGHTING ROBOT 10" (ALTERNATE LITHO)
FIGHTING ROBOT 10" (NOSELESS VERSION)
GEAR ROBOT (MECHANICAL GOLD)
MISSILE ROBOT (VISOR )
MONSTER ROBOT
NEW ASTRONAUT (VISOR)
NEW ASTRONAUT (VISOR CHROME)
NEW EXCAVATOR
NEW SKY ROBOT
PISTON ROBOT
RADAR ROBOT
RANGER ROBOT
SHOOTING SPACE WALKER
SOUNDING ROBOT
SPACE ATTACKER
SPACE FIGHTER (SMOKE)
SPACE FIGHTER (SMOKE, ALTERNATE LITHO)
SUPER ASTRONAUT (LITHO)
SUPER EXPLORER (BLACK)
SUPER GIANT ROBOT
SUPER GIANT ROBOT (LITHO)
SUPER MACHINE LAMBDA II
SUPER SPACE COMMANDER
SUPER SPACE COMMANDER (ALTERNATE LITHO)
SUPER SPACE SCOUT
SUPER TV ROBOT LAMBDA I
TV ROBOT (WIDE-SCREEN BLACK, JAPANESE)