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The True Courage (本当の勇気 Hontō no Yūki) is the seventeenth episode of Seijuu Sentai Gingaman. This episode features the first appearance of BullBlack, a mysterious Black Knight who will become a wild card associated with Gingaman and Balban's search for the Lights of Ginga.
Ryouma tries to teach a lesson to Yuuta about the meaning of courage as Gingaman tries to deal with a Majin trying to destroy skyscrapers with humanoid machines for the Lights of Ginga.
Yuuta feels like he should do more to help the Gingaman and wants to be a warrior.
Budoh uses the fifth clue to determine that the Lights of Ginga may be hiding inside of a skyscraper building. Thus he sends his next subordinate, who uses mechanical replicas of people implanted with bombs to destroy Tokyo's cityscape to bring the Lights out of hiding.
- Ryouma (リョウマ Ryōma): Kazuki Maehara (前原一輝 Maehara Kazuki)
- Gouki (ゴウキ Gōki): Shoei (照英 Shōei)
- Hayate (ハヤテ): Koji Sueyoshi (末吉 宏司 Sueyoshi Kōji)
- Hikaru (ヒカル): Nobuaki Takahashi (高橋伸顕 Takahashi Nobuaki)
- Saya (サヤ): Juri Miyazawa (宮澤 寿梨 Miyazawa Juri)
- Fairy Bokku (ボック Bokku, Voice): Sanae Miyuki (深雪 さなえ Miyuki Sanae)
- Wisdom Tree Moak (知恵の樹モーク Chie no Ki Mōku, Voice): Rokurō Naya (納谷 六朗 Naya Rokurō)
- Yuuta Aoyama (青山勇太 Aoyama Yūta): Shogo Hayakawa (早川翔吾 Hayakawa Shōgo)
- Captain Zahab (ゼイハブ船長 Zeihabu-senchō, Voice): Hidekatsu Shibata (柴田 秀勝 Shibata Hidekatsu)
- Steerwoman Shelinda (操舵士シェリンダ Sōdashi Sherinda): Kei Mizutani (水谷 ケイ Mizutani Kei)
- Barreled Scholar Bucrates (樽学者ブクラテス Tarugakusha Bukuratesu, Voice): Chafurin (茶風林 Chafurin)
- Sword General Budoh (剣将ブドー Kenshō Budō, Voice): Kazuo Hayashi (林 一夫 Hayashi Kazuo)
- Kugutsudayuu (傀儡太夫 Kugutsudayū, Voice): Takkō Ishimori (石森達幸 Ishimori Takkō)
- Hyuga (Child): Fumito Moriwaki (森脇史登 Moriwaki Fumito)
- Ryouma (Child): Kiminori Itō (伊藤公紀 Ito Kiminori)
- Bomb Doll: Tomoe Miyazaki (宮崎友恵 Miyazaki Tomoe), Naoko Kamio (神尾直子 Kamio Naoko)
- Bomb Doll (Voice): Katsumi Shiono (塩野 勝美 Shiono Katsumi)
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- This is the first time that Budoh directly confronts the Gingaman.
- this episode aired along with Tetsuwan Tantei Robotack, episode 14: Lovely Gyoza of Sympathy
- Seijuu Sentai Gingaman Volume 2 features episodes 11-20.
- The complete Gingaman series was released in North America by Shout! Factory in 2018.