Bucky: The Incredible Kid

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Synonyms: Jibaku-kun: Twelve World Story, Bucky: Searching for world 0, Bucky
Japanese: ジバクくん
English: Bucky: The Incredible Kid
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 1999 to Mar 28, 2000
Premiered: Fall 1999
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 18:30 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Enoki Films
Studios: Trans Arts
Source: Manga
Genres: AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.361 (scored by 58535,853 users)
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Ranked: #22062
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Popularity: #5161
Members: 12,163
Favorites: 58

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Bucky, the protagonist of the history, is a normal boy that lives in the first world. He lives with a single and humble ambition: to dominate the world (in the sense of the whole planet). He is very certain and he would certainly die to reach his dream.

One day he meets with Spark, the Great Child of Primas (World One). Spark is known as the strongest Great Child of all of the worlds, and he is a successor's search. After finding Bucky and talk a little with him, Spark without apparent reason choose Bucky his successor. Bucky has just become a Great Child and to win the company of Jibaki, the spirit of the first world.

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Characters & Voice Actors


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Takayama, Minami


Suzuki, Iku
Kasai, Kenichi
Episode Director
Kakudou, Hiroyuki
Takayama, Minami
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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"Dare mo Shiranai Chizu de (誰も知らない地図で)" by Yumi Matsuzawa

Ending Theme

1: "Last Tears" by Two-Mix (eps (episodes 1-14))
2: "37°C Binetsu Senki" by M-Two (eps (episodes 15-26))

Aug 13, 2011
BDL (All reviews)
Bucky: The Incredible Kid is an old school anime that has achieved a cult status in some foreign countries. It is famous specially because of its bizarre storyline and charismatic protagonist.

The story

Some introductory elements:

1 - Bucky anime is set in a strange world in a form of a clock, divided in 12 worlds. Each world represents a number in the clock, following the clockwise direction. In the middle of the 12 worlds there is the "Needle Tower", very similar to a clock hand.
2 - Each world is inhabited by humans, humanoid animals and monsters. Some of these monsters have an evil and destructive nature. These read more
Jul 20, 2012
AlanPrince (All reviews)
Bucky: The Incredible Kid or The Twelve Worlds is know as Jibaku-Kun in japanese.
Ths anime don't have too much popularity in Japan but in America Latina it was great admired.
The style of the old school stroke on the character design is very good.

The story is funny u can know more about on another reviews because on my review i just want to complement the others talking about the songs , i recommend u to listen the first opening and ending themes they are really awesome. ;D

Opening: Yumi Matsuzawa - Dare mo Shiranai Chizu de
(Yumi' s also the singer of the Saint Seiya Hades's ending theme, read more


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