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'''Green Baron''' is a [[fictional character]] from the Micronauts series.  
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{{Infobox character
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| name        = Green Baron
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| series      = [[Micronauts]]
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| image      = [[Image:greenbaron-box.jpg|240px]]
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| caption    = Green Baron toy box
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| first      = ''Micronauts'' volume 1 number 1 by Image Comics
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| last        =
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| creator    = Mego
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| portrayer  =
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| voice      =
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| nickname    =
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| alias      = Santana, Maruunus Ki
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| species    =
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| gender      = Male
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| occupation  = General
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| title      =
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| family      =
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| spouse      =
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| significantother =
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| children    =
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| relatives  = King Atlas (twin brother)
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| religion    =
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| nationality =
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| lbl1 = Japanese name
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|data1 =
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| lbl2 = Release number
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|data2 = 71009
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| lbl21 = Abilities
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|data21 = * Combining
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* [[Shapeshifting]]
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* Universal translator
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| lbl22 = Affiliation
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|data22 = Baron Karza, Lady Karza
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| lbl23 = Alternate mode
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'''Green Baron''' (Satana in Greece) is a [[fictional character]] from the ''[[Micronauts]]'' series. Introduced as a toy in 1980, he didn't appear in ''Micronauts'' fiction until 2003.  
  
 
==Micronauts==
 
==Micronauts==
Green Baron is a fictional character in the Micronauts series. He combines with his horse Pegasus.  
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Green Baron is a fictional character in the ''Micronauts'' series. He combines with his horse Pegasus to form a centaur.
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He comes from the planet Floron.
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===Development===
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The Green Baron toy was designed by [[Iwakichi Ogawa]] and was filed for US patent in  1976.<REF>https://patents.google.com/patent/US4118888A</REF>
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Green Baron was released in Italy by Gig in 1980. He was also released under the name Santana in by El Greco in Greece.
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In 2017 ATR Hobby released Jade, a 3 3/4 inch figure inspired by Green Baron.
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In 2018 part for Green Baron were released on Shapeways by Mathew Robert Ignash.
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===Animated series===
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Green Baron was featured in the 2005 ''[[Micronauts Revolution]]'' DVD digital comic by [[Eagle One Media]] which was based on the first 5 issues of the Image Comics ''Micronauts'' comic series.
  
 
===Comics===
 
===Comics===
 
====2002 Image Comics====
 
====2002 Image Comics====
Green Baron appeared working as a general for Baron Karza in the 2002 Image Comics reboot of the Micronauts.
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Green Baron, known as General Maruunus Ki, appeared working as a general for Baron Karza in the 2002 Image Comics reboot of the ''Micronauts''.
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====2004 Devil's Due Publishing====
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[[image:kingatlas-greenbaron-guido.jpg|left|thumb|240px|King Atlas and Green Baron art by Guido Guidi]]
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General Ki appeared in the 2004 Devil's Due Publishing ''Micronauts'' series which continued the story from Image Comics. After the fall of Baron Karza he aligned himself with [[Lady Karza]].
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===Commercials===
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Green Baron, Lantaurion, King Atlas and Pegasus appeared together in a 1980 ''Micronauti'' commercial by Gig.<REF>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btYkemVpqMg</REF>
  
 
===Toys===
 
===Toys===
*'''''Gig Micronauti'' Green Baron'''  
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*'''''Gig Micronauti'' Green Baron''' (1980)
:A remold and recolor of ''Takara'' Steel Jeeg with a new head. Shares a mold with King Atlas.  
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:A remold and recolor of ''Takara'' Steel Jeeg with a new head mold, which he shares with [[King Atlas (Micronauts)|King Atlas]].
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:Includes 2 sets of fists, 2 large cone missiles and 3 small missiles.
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*'''''El Greco Oi Astpomaxhtes'' Santana'''
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:A release of Green Baron in Greece by El Greco with a new name. Comes with 4 sets of fists, 3 bopper missiles, two large cone missiles and a black version of Emperor's Galactic Sword.
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*'''''ATR Hobby'' Jade''' (2017)
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:This figure uses the glider pack from Space Glider and the basic body design from Micro Steel Jeeg.
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*Several [https://www.shapeways.com/marketplace/games/toys/?tag=Green+Baron parts for Green Baron] are available on [[Shapeways]].
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*Green Baron and King Atlas inspired the [[Microborgs]] character Spectrum General.
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===Gallery===
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<gallery>
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image:jeeg-patent.jpg|Takara Articulated Magnetic Doll patent
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</gallery>
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
{{reflist}}
 
{{reflist}}
  
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==External links==
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*http://www.micro-outpost.com/pictures/magno/gbaron/gbaron.html
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*http://bugeyedmonster.com/micronauts/magnemo-figures/micronauts-green-baron-and-pegasus/
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*http://www.innerspaceonline.com/gb.htm
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[[Category:5mm peg compatible toys]]
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[[Category:1980 toys]]
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[[Category:2017 toys]]
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[[Category:ATR Hobby toys]]
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[[Category:Devil's Due Publishing characters]]
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[[Category:El Greco toys]]
 
[[Category:Fictional generals]]
 
[[Category:Fictional generals]]
[[Category:Gig]]
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[[Category:Fictional shapeshifters]]
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[[Category:Gig toys]]
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[[Category:Iwakichi Ogawa designs]]
 
[[Category:Image Comics characters]]
 
[[Category:Image Comics characters]]
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[[Category:Magno-Power toys]]
 
[[Category:Micronauts]]
 
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Latest revision as of 14:17, 23 October 2019

Green Baron
Micronauts character
Greenbaron-box.jpg
Green Baron toy box
First appearance

Micronauts volume 1 number 1 by Image Comics
Created by

Mego
Release number

71009
Information
Aliases Santana, Maruunus Ki
Gender Male
Occupation General
Relatives King Atlas (twin brother)
Abilities

Affiliation

Baron Karza, Lady Karza

Green Baron (Satana in Greece) is a fictional character from the Micronauts series. Introduced as a toy in 1980, he didn't appear in Micronauts fiction until 2003.

Micronauts

Green Baron is a fictional character in the Micronauts series. He combines with his horse Pegasus to form a centaur.

He comes from the planet Floron.

Development

The Green Baron toy was designed by Iwakichi Ogawa and was filed for US patent in 1976.[1]

Green Baron was released in Italy by Gig in 1980. He was also released under the name Santana in by El Greco in Greece.

In 2017 ATR Hobby released Jade, a 3 3/4 inch figure inspired by Green Baron.

In 2018 part for Green Baron were released on Shapeways by Mathew Robert Ignash.

Animated series

Green Baron was featured in the 2005 Micronauts Revolution DVD digital comic by Eagle One Media which was based on the first 5 issues of the Image Comics Micronauts comic series.

Comics

2002 Image Comics

Green Baron, known as General Maruunus Ki, appeared working as a general for Baron Karza in the 2002 Image Comics reboot of the Micronauts.

2004 Devil's Due Publishing

King Atlas and Green Baron art by Guido Guidi

General Ki appeared in the 2004 Devil's Due Publishing Micronauts series which continued the story from Image Comics. After the fall of Baron Karza he aligned himself with Lady Karza.

Commercials

Green Baron, Lantaurion, King Atlas and Pegasus appeared together in a 1980 Micronauti commercial by Gig.[2]

Toys

  • Gig Micronauti Green Baron (1980)
A remold and recolor of Takara Steel Jeeg with a new head mold, which he shares with King Atlas.
Includes 2 sets of fists, 2 large cone missiles and 3 small missiles.
  • El Greco Oi Astpomaxhtes Santana
A release of Green Baron in Greece by El Greco with a new name. Comes with 4 sets of fists, 3 bopper missiles, two large cone missiles and a black version of Emperor's Galactic Sword.
  • ATR Hobby Jade (2017)
This figure uses the glider pack from Space Glider and the basic body design from Micro Steel Jeeg.
  • Green Baron and King Atlas inspired the Microborgs character Spectrum General.

Gallery

References

External links

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