What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Japanese: シャコタン★ブギ


Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 6, 1991 to Jul 17, 1992
Producers: Pony Canyon
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, CarsCars, ComedyComedy, SchoolSchool, SeinenSeinen
Duration: 55 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.391 (scored by 288288 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #66332
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #10325
Members: 1,284
Favorites: 11

External Links

Ranked #6633Popularity #10325Members 1,284
Add to List
Episodes: /4
buy from amazon
* Your list is public by default.


It's girls, gangs, and cars in this adaptation of the 1985 manga in Young Magazine, by Lullaby for Wednesday's Cinderella-creator Michiharu Kusunoki. Local punks steal cars, switch the plates, and sell them, but not without racing them for a while against rival gangs. The anime continues the story where the 1987 live-action movie starring Kazuya Kimura left off.

(Source: The Anime Encyclopedia)


No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.

Related Anime

Characters & Voice Actors


Tokairin, Shinichi
Director, Storyboard, Animation Director, Character Design
Ishidou, Hiroyuki
Episode Director
Kameda, Seiji
Theme Song Arrangement
Asakura, Noriyuki


Opening Theme

"Let's go Boogie" by Noriyuki Asakura & GANG (eps 3-4)

Ending Theme

#1: "Te no Hira no Watashi (手のひらの私)" by Hikaru Nishida (ep 1)
#2: "Visions of you - Natsu no Kakera (~夏のかけら~)" by Noriyuki Asakura (eps 2-4)

Jan 10, 2019
heroesluk (All reviews)
Okay, to begin with
This is not excatly what you probably expect.
Instead of fast cars and cool races, about half of screen-time is filled with REALLY stupid, mostly slapstick humour, sexism, and basically doing stupid things.
Okay, if that discouraged you, you can already close the tab with this review, and give up on watching Shakotan Boogie
But if by any chance, you enjoy watching stupid guys, doing rather dumb stuff
and on top of that you like JDM culture, i can almost guarantee you that you'll enjoy this show.
I mean, this show won't change your life, don't have any really strong points either.
It's just really enjoyable comedy, which read more
Oct 31, 2018
dasai_shoujo (All reviews)
Walked into this expecting cool bosozoku cars and good ol lad shit. Barely made it through the first episode but kept watching because i thought it would change or get better. Then watched about half of the second episode to find theres literally a character with sex offense charges. This anime is good if you like watching a bunch of creeps overstepping boundaries with women. It's not even the good or funny kind of perverted, its just straight up wrong and unbearable to watch. Theres nothing to it, not enough cool car scenes, just guys being creepy. Ive never been so let down by an read more

Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Shakotan★Boogie Episode 2 Discussion
Berry-Vodka - Oct 23, 2020
0 replies by Berry-Vodka »»
Oct 23, 2020 7:44 AM
Poll: Shakotan★Boogie Episode 1 Discussion
Berry-Vodka - Oct 14, 2020
0 replies by Berry-Vodka »»
Oct 14, 2020 1:48 PM