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Oishinbo


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: The Gourmet
Japanese: 美味しんぼ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 136
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 17, 1988 to Mar 17, 1992
Premiered: Fall 1988
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.231 (scored by 54 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #61592
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #7866
Members: 549
Favorites: 2
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Episodes: /136

Synopsis

Oishinbo is a drama about newspaper reporters. The main character is a cynical food critic named Yamaoka. Oishinbo is a popular mainstream comic for adults in Japan. It is even mentioned in an episode of "Iron Chef."

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Characters & Voice Actors

Yamaoka, Shirou
Yamaoka, Shirou
Main
Inoue, Kazuhiko
Japanese
Inoue, Kazuhiko
Kurita, Yuuko
Kurita, Yuuko
Main
Shou, Mayumi
Japanese
Shou, Mayumi
Kaibara, Yuzan
Kaibara, Yuzan
Supporting
Otsuka, Chikao
Japanese
Otsuka, Chikao
Chairman Oohara
Chairman Oohara
Supporting
Saka, Osamu
Japanese
Saka, Osamu

Staff

Takeuchi, Yoshio
Takeuchi, Yoshio
Director
Urakami, Yasuo
Urakami, Yasuo
Sound Director
Mizushima, Tsutomu
Mizushima, Tsutomu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Sugishima, Kunihisa
Sugishima, Kunihisa
Episode Director


Edit Opening Theme

#1: "You (Where Are You?)" by Megumi Yuuki (結城めぐみ) (eps 1-23)
#2: "Dang Dang Ki ni Naru! (Dang Dang 気になる!)" by Yuma Nakamura (eps 24-136)

Edit Ending Theme

#1: "Two of Us" by Megumi Yuuki (結城めぐみ) (eps 1-23)
#2: "Line" by Yuma Nakamura (eps 24-136)




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Tigereye
Feb 27, 2012
I was sitting down on my rocking chair whilst sipping a bowl of Ramen, Until suddenly out of the blue this disgusting show aired on TV. It made me feel sick, no quite literally it gave me an upset stomach for 3 days. In all honesty, If you want to produce a cook show, This quite frankly won't cut it. Never In my 30 years of experience as a well respected chef known across all the lands I've seen such horrid Concepts, This made me puke my guts out. The food cooked on this show remind me of my dogs feces, Such horrid site. My read more
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darkdestinyhero
Feb 27, 2012
I really don't know where to begin with this anime. To begin with there are several quite noticeable problems arising within the first few minutes of watching this anime. I will try and keep calm and give my review of this anime to spare anyone of wasting they're precious time that they could spend watching paint dry. First of all no one likes food critics to begin with and somehow the producers actually had the courage to produce this? I applaud them for they're bravery if nothing else. Second of all the food looked like something an inexperienced cook at taco bell made, and that's read more
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