Poyopoyo Kansatsu Nikki


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Alternative Titles

Japanese: ポヨポヨ観察日記
English: Poyopoyo
German: Poyopoyo
Spanish: Poyopoyo
French: Poyopoyo
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Type: TV
Episodes: 52
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2012 to Dec 30, 2012
Premiered: Winter 2012
Broadcast: Sundays at Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Genres: ComedyComedy, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Theme: PetsPets
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.641 (scored by 96919,691 users)
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Ranked: #13892
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Popularity: #4740
Members: 21,458
Favorites: 151

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Moe Sato is a young lady who finds a cat and starts taking care of him. Named Poyo due to his round shape, he quickly becomes a dear member of the Sato family.

(Source: ANN)

Characters & Voice Actors


Muro, Genki










Tatsuki, Ruu
Original Creator


Opening Theme

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"Maru Kaite Poyon (マル描いてポヨん)" by Mimori Suzuko

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Dec 19, 2016
FULL DISCLOSURE: I have not read the manga/light novel.

Poyopoyo is a seinen 4-koma short anime about a family and their spherical cat. The major focus is on daily life issues and occurences with pets – mostly cats, and how they bring people together.
There is somewhat of a continuous story as the events are portrayed in order over the course of a year or so. But being a 4-koma, most skits are able to stand on their own. The transitions between each one is quick and well-done. Each skit has either a somewhat informational or comedic purpose.

The art is a very basic scratchy style ...
Nov 17, 2013
If you have a heart problem, don't watch this anime!

I am a perfectly healthy human being, but for ~50 Sunday night, I have had a near cardiac arrest due to the CUTENESS of Poyo!!!

This isn't anime to fill you with joy, nor is it suppose to be a masterpiece. Its modesty is equivalent to that friend who's always there for you, but never in your way. Yeah, that guy who you just cannot hate, and who does not hate. If you don't have a guy like that, allow Poyo to fill in that empty space. I implore you.

So, who is this 'friend' I talk ...
May 12, 2013
Poyopoyo Kansatsu Nikki doesn't really have any story whatsoever - every episode is an 'observation' ' of daily life of a cat named Poyo ('fluffy'). What's so special about that cat, you ask? Well, first of all, he's completely round and has amazingly adorable voice. You can't help adoring Poyo and his silly, cute behavior in different situations.

As a cat lover, I LOVED this show. It showed all the best sides of being a cat owner (and a pet owner in general). Everything about the show is simple, bright, cheerful. It uses the same music in every episode, but I had no problem with ...

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