Johnny Rico, a high school student living in Buenos Aries joins the Federation military in the hopes of following his love (Carmen) into space. However, a war is brewing on the outer planets with a strange alien enemy and Johnney is thrust into conflict. Based on Robert A. Heinlein’s classic sci-fi novel of the same name.
Starship Troopers tells the story of Johnny who joins the military to fight alien enemy. Johnny has to undergo harsh training to become a soldier, harsher than he expected. Despite several setbacks and traumatic experiences, Johnny perseveres and finish his training.
Uchu no Senshi (Japanese)
Airing Date: Oct 25, 1988