Tetsujin Nijuhachi-go (Iron man No.28) is the name of the robot of an animation of Mitsuteru Yokoyama original work. There are a lot of persistent fans by a cartoon in around 1956 and a movie of special effects.
Tetsujin Nijuhachi-go Monument has completed a monument in Wakamatsu park on the JR Shinnagata station south side of Nagata-ku. Mitsuteru Yokoyama was from Kobe-shi, and it was said that it was closely connected in Shin-nagata and it was made. The height is 18m.
A local shopping area took the leading part, and a started NPO corporation “Kobe Tetsujin Project” was made as a symbol of earthquake disaster reconstruction and area activation.