Oruchuban Ebichu

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Synonyms: Ebichu Minds the House, Anime Ai no Awa Awa Hour, Anime Lovers' Awa Awa Hour, Anime Lovers' Bubble Bubble Hour, Modern Love's Silliness
Japanese: おるちゅばんエビちゅ


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 1, 1999 to Oct 1, 1999
Premiered: Summer 1999
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Pioneer LDC
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Gainax, Group TAC
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, EcchiEcchi
Themes: AnthropomorphicAnthropomorphic, Gag HumorGag Humor
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 8 min. per ep.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 7.371 (scored by 2006420,064 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #23182
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2989
Members: 52,707
Favorites: 362

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Ebichu the hamster seems like the perfect house pet: she cleans, shops, cooks, does laundry, and anything to please her master, known only as "Office Lady" (OL). Unfortunately, OL and her unfaithful boyfriend, combined with Ebichu's uncontrollable exuberance and love for ice cream, often earn her severe and bloody punishment. However, Ebichu doesn't seem to mind the abuse if she achieves her goal of making her beloved master a little bit happier.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Iwata, Mitsuo


Seki, Tomokazu


Fukura, Kei
Assistant Producer
Moriwaki, Makoto
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"Nanda Kana" by Ebichu (Kotono Mitsuishi)

Ending Theme

"Kumo Kumo ga Kenikon Mata Keyafu" by Minami Karasuyama Choume Production


Aug 27, 2020
Ebichu is not an anime that stands out because of its art, sound or neither an amazing plot, but oh boi do I enjoy it. It brings me joy to watch ebichu's cute faces and expressions even when he is not in the greatest situation. It is definitely a weird concept but somehow it mixes my personalities in one show. I really don't care that much about her master or that unfaithful boyfriend, I simply binged this anime because of Ebichu.

You would enjoy it if:
- You are a fan of hamsters
- You enjoy/don't mind explicit content
- You are not looking for an elaborate plot
- ...
Apr 25, 2018
Rate an 8
English sub(had some brief moments of english dubbed.)

If you can look past the animal cruelty with is kind of hard to do, this make for an interesting show. I like the English language because it has a lot of play on words. That is precisely what this focus here; Except not English but Japanese. Jokes were funny to some regard but were frankly over done and kind of silly. Silly due to childlike humor and veered left when it clearly was going right seconds before in a matter of speaking.

Ecchi is perhaps a reason one would watch this. Sadly i have to ...
Nov 18, 2021
Mixed Feelings
In retrospect, I'm not exactly sure what compelled me to watch this through - at a glance it didn't really seem to be my thing. I've never been huge on raunchy comedy, where styles of humour are concerned there are humour styles - and even styles of vulgar or otherwise dark humour - which I enjoy far more than sex jokes. But part of it was definitely that it was animated by studio Gainax - a surprise to be sure when I learned of it.

To date I have seen Tengen Toppa Gurren Laggan and Neon Genesis Evangelion from Gainax. The obvious choices, sure - ...

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