The Human Farm
Ultraseven, Episode 22
Alien Braco I
Air date 03/03/1968
Screenplay by Hiroyasu Yamaura
Directed by Toshitsugu Suzuki
Special skill director Jun Ooki
Episode Guide
Pursue the Sea Bottom Base
Revenge of 300 Years (Unaired episode)

The Human Farm (人間牧場 Ningen Bokujō?)  is the 22nd episode of Ultraseven.


During a birthday party for a young woman named Ruriko, a alien known as Braco walks out of the ocean, kills her dog and makes off with the girl. Anne, who is attending the party, alerts her comrades. Searching for her missing friend, they find the monsters footprints, but no sign of the creature. The Ultra Guard eventually find Ruriko unconscious on the beach with a strange parasite attached to her arm. They discover to their horror that these spores can only grow and multiply inside of female host bodies. The only cure is Radiation Alpha 73, a special element found on Saturn. With but hours to save her and Anne both, Ultraseven and the Ultra Guard must face an assault by dozens of aliens before Seven can race to the ringed planet to retrieve the element required to save the two women.


Suit Actors

  • Ultraseven (ウルトラセブン Urutorasebun?): Uenishi Hirotsugu (上西弘次 Hirotsugu Uenishi?)


DVD Release

  • Ultraseven Volume 6 Features Episodes 22-25.


  • This episode is known as "The Human Ranch" in the Hawaiian English dub, and "The Chromosome Eaters" in the TNT English dub.
  • The Ultraman Orb episode Hard Boiled River is a tribute to this episode.

The Invisible Challenger | The Green Terror | The Secret of the Lake | Respond, Max | The Erased Time | Dark Zone | Alien Prisoner 303 | The Targeted Town | Android Zero Directive | The Suspicious Neighbor | Fly to the Mountain of Evil | From a Planet With Love | The Man Who Came From V3 | The Ultra Garrison Goes West, Part 1 | The Ultra Garrison Goes West, Part 2 | The Eye That Shines in the Darkness | Underground Go! Go! Go! | Escape Space X | Project Blue | Destroy Earthquake Epicenter X | Pursue the Sea Bottom Base | The Human Farm | Revenge of 300 Years (Unaired episode) | Search for Tomorrow | Return to the North! | Showdown at 140 Degrees Below Zero | Super Weapon R-1 | Operation Cyborg | The 700 Kilometer Run! | The Forsaken Earthman | For Whom Takes the Glory | The Devil Who Dwells in a Flower | The Wandering Planet | The Dead Invaders | The Vanishing City | Horror on the Moon | The 0.1 Second Kill | The Stolen Ultra Eye | The Courageous Battle | The Seven Assassination Plan Part 1 | The Seven Assassination Plan Part 2 | The Challenge from the Water | Ambassador of the Nonmalt | Nightmare on Planet 4 | The Terrifying Super-Simian | The Boy Who Cried Flying Saucer | The Duel: Dan vs. Seven | Who are You? | The Greatest Invasion in History Part 1 | The Greatest Invasion in History Part 2