Ranked #3164

Tottoko Hamtarou

Alternative Titles

English: Hamtaro
Synonyms: Tottoko Hamtaro Dechu, Tottoko Hamutaro
Japanese: とっとこハム太郎

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 296
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2000 to Mar 31, 2006
Premiered: Summer 2000
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Kids
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages

Statistics

Score: 7.041 (scored by 9,853 users)
Ranked: #31642
Popularity: #1510
Members: 25,666
Favorites: 114
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Synopsis

5th-grader Laura Haruna owns a hamster, and his name is Hamtaro. After moving into a new town, Hamtaro finds that he's in the company of lots of different hamsters, making up a group of hamster friends that go on crazy adventures through the city. Before they save Laura and other humans from nasty predicaments, however, they have to learn how to save themselves.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Hamtaro
Hamtaro
Main
Mamiya, Kurumi
Japanese
Mamiya, Kurumi
Ribon-chan
Ribon-chan
Main
Murai, Kazusa
Japanese
Murai, Kazusa
Neteru-kun
Neteru-kun
Main
Sugimoto, Yuu
Japanese
Sugimoto, Yuu
Chibimaru-chan
Chibimaru-chan
Main
Matoi, Kaori
Japanese
Matoi, Kaori

Staff

Kobayashi, Noriko
Kobayashi, Noriko
Producer
Nabeshima, Osamu
Nabeshima, Osamu
Director, Storyboard
Okada, Mari
Okada, Mari
Script
Nakase, Rika
Nakase, Rika
Script

More episodes Episodes(0/296)

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Opening Theme

#1: "Tottoko no Uta" by Hamuchanzu
#2: "Tottoko no Uta ~Tsuzuki Dechu~" by Hamuchanzu
#3: "Tottoko no Uta ~Mata Tsuzuki Dechu!~" by Hamuchanzu

Ending Theme

#1: "200% no Jumon" by Team le TAO
#2: "Te wo Tsunagou" by Hamuchanzu
#3: "Minihams no Ai no Uta" by Minihams
#4: "Saikin Hayari no Meiku Uta" by THE KANAMORI



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blushjoy
Feb 12, 2010
Ahh, Hamtaro. Where do I begin? The epic tales of little hamsters and their trials and tribulations in a big world. This series is absolutely irresistible. I first started watching it with my little sister because of the cute hamsters but soon got pulled into the simple, childish world.

Bear in mind that this is a series primarily aimed towards children and is being rated as such. However, I found the series enjoyable on many levels, from the rivalries between the hamsters for their loves and the various friendships and relationships that invariably develop with such a large cast of characters.

The animation and music read more
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OneLonelyPickle
Jul 8, 2011
What can I say? I'm a fan boy!

But my review is honestly what I think this series deserves--it is a perfect mix of everything anime is suppose to be. There is a bit of everything from time to time: romance, action, humour, suspense, seriousness, etc.

The series is most enjoyable in the original form (Tottoko Hamutaro) as I find the voice acting much better, and the sound EXTREMELY better. It has, by far, the BEST OST soundtrack of any anime I've ever heard, surpassing the likes of One Piece by a mile.

Where it does fall short, unfortunately, is the story. At times the childishness of the read more
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Angstyfrankie
Jan 24, 2015
Hamtaro.Hamtaro.Hamtaro.
The story of friendship,honor,glory and teamwork.

This series is a great anime that doesn't take itself too seriously but can still trigger emotions when it needs to. There's everything from comedy to adventure to randomness everything an anime needs hamtaro has, except plot.

It has more of an episodic theme with "filler" like episodes instead of a main plot but that doesn't harm the shows quality in any way.

The soundtrack this show gives is a straight 10/10 . I have yet to find a song I didn't like especially the ending which is a great uplifting song filled with positivity.


This may be my nostalgia talking read more
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The daily life and adventures of a pet. Hamtaro is aimed even more towards kids, as the anime gives these animals more personification than the animals of Sweet Home. 
reportRecommended by Kuronoa
Anime: Massugu ni Ikou.
Both are about pets that have adventures when they're owners aren't looking. They are both very lighthearted and child-friendly! :D 
reportRecommended by bossfox
Anime: Nanami-chan
Both about a pet's adventures and experiences

 
reportRecommended by Deer50
Anime: Panyo Panyo Di Gi Charat
Both have cute characters who work on solving problems. 
reportRecommended by Shinigaku6
Anime: Chi's Sweet Home: Atarashii Ouchi
Hamtaro is very cute for the hamster :3 
reportRecommended by NioSeiichi
Anime: Animal Yokochou
They're both cartoons for children about cute animals. 
reportRecommended by Pops

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There are 296 episodes of Hamtaro
Lucia - Dec 23, 2008
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Jan 16, 10:03 AM
New Hamtaro?
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