Di Gi Charat Summer Special 2000

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: Di Gi Charat サマースペシャル2000


Information

Type: TV Special
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 22, 2000 to Aug 23, 2000
Producers: TBS
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Original
Genre: ComedyComedy
Duration: 11 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages

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Score: 6.521 (scored by 22122,212 users)
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Ranked: #66922
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Popularity: #9045
Members: 4,286
Favorites: 3

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Synopsis

The Di Gi Charat Summer Special was a four episode series that aired over two days, August 22, 2000 to August 23, 2000. This was the first series that Piyoko appeared in and the plot involves her attempting to hold Dejiko hostage for ransom.

• Summer Special 2000 Episode 1 - Here comes Pyoko-nyo!
• Summer Special 2000 Episode 2 - It's the Black Gamers-nyo
• Summer Special 2000 Episode 3 - The Return of Abarenbou
• Summer Special 2000 Episode 4 - Summer Bug

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Sawashiro, Miyuki
Theme Song Performance
Sanada, Asami
Theme Song Performance


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Opening Theme

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"CUTIE" by Masami Okui
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Ending Theme

"Powerful Summer (パワフルサマー)" by Asami Sanada, Miyuki Sawashiro, Kyouko Hikami




Reviews

Sep 16, 2020
You automatically temper your expectations when a company hires a studio to produce an anime as an advertisement for their business. Madhouse took free reign and whole hog license with DiGiCharat to do whatever they wanted, pull out every stop that exists, and debut some unreal talent with Miyuki Sawashiro. On top of that, they pull in Megumi Hayashibara fresh off her starring role as Faye Valentine in Cowboy Bebop to play Piyoko. Who even does that?

The definitive Di Gi Charat Special experience is the 144p EP Vhs rip, you will be hard pressed to find anything else and that's just okay. It's the ...
Feb 12, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Where the original 16-episode series is a work of comedic genius, this special falls flat. Those fast-paced, compact, wacky, absurdist episodes worked great for the show, but stretching them out into longer episodes with very little happening and little to no decent humor just makes this show drag.

That said, the introduction of Piyoko is a major boon. She is the cutest thing to ever happen to Akihabara. And she's voiced by my girl Megumi Hayashibara.

However, the antagonist bug guy, particularly his involvement in the final episode, is nothing but irritating. He adds nothing to the show and gets far too ...

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