Rerere no Tensai Bakabon

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Synonyms: Re Re Re no Tensai Bakabon, Rerere's Genius Bakabon
Japanese: レレレの天才バカボン


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 19, 1999 to Mar 21, 2000
Premiered: Fall 1999
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


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This story contains a lot of humor and edgy jokes that attract an audience ranging from toddlers to adults. Bakabon and his father turn common sense on its head. After all, common sense, that we take for granted, is frequently nonsensical, but comical. Bakabon's father has his own philosophy and he leaves no stone unturned in his quest for answers. Bakabon joins him in his philosophical quests which drive the people in their town crazy.



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Date, Hayato
Kameyama, Toshiki
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Ikeda, Yuuji
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Kubo, Tsuguyuki
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Jun 19, 2018
Tris_Otaking (All reviews)
(Originally written for Anilist)

Aaaah, Fujio Akatsuka, one of Japan's greatest talents from the 60s and onwards, creator of such classics as Himistu no Akko-chan (the first ever magical girl), Osomatsu-kun and the franchise we're talking about today: The Genious Bakabon

This is the 4th series of the franchise, the 2 first series being made in the 70s by TMS, and the 2 others by Pierrot in the 90s, all of them reruning frequently in Japan

the first thing that we can notice about Rerere no Tensai Bakabon is the digital artwork, which isn't that bad compared to other series of the same time, the animation stays somewhat read more

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