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554Darumaka.png The subject of this article has no official English name.
The name currently in use is a fan romanization of the Japanese name.

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If you were looking for the character from Black 2 and White 2 whose Japanese screen name is also Tenma, see Curtis.
Tenma and his son

(Japanese: テンマ Tenma) is a character of the day from The Big Balloon Blow-Up. He is Skyler's father. Because his English name was not revealed, this article will refer to him by his Japanese name.

Tenma works on hot-air balloons. He designs, creates and flies with them. His son described him as both an architect and an artist at the same time.

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 坂東尚樹 Naoki Bandō
English Marc Thompson
Polish Jan Kulczycki
European Spanish Carlos del Pino


  • Tenma and his son's Japanese name both reference the main characters from the classic manga and anime Astro Boy by Osamu Tezuka.

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