This article is about a/an rider form used by several identities in the Kamen Rider Series.
For the 45th anniversary movie in 2016, see Kamen Rider 1 (movie).

Kamen Rider 1

Kamen Rider 1 may refer to any the following characters.



During the course of the series. Hongo's Rider suit has gone through significant changes. The first 13 episodes of the original series had the suit largely in a dark-bluish color with pink eyes. In most of Rider 1's subsequent appearances with Rider 2 he would appear in a mostly dark-green suit with red eyes until the 53rd episode where a new suit design debuted, which would become the most iconic and well-known suit used by Rider 1 up till today. In the 45th anniversary movie, Rider 1 was given a more modernized look.


In the reboot movies, Kamen Rider 1 was given a sleeker and more modernized design, with the color scheme resembling the suits used in early episodes of the original series.


Main article: Takeshi Hongo/Appearances