Puchi Pri*Yucie
Petite Princess Yucie
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Alternative Titles

English: Petite Princess Yucie
Synonyms: Petite Pri Yuushi, Puchi Puri Yuushi
Japanese: ぷちぷり*ユーシィ


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 30, 2002 to Mar 24, 2003
Premiered: Fall 2002
Broadcast: Mondays at 18:00 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: ADV Films
Studios: Gainax
Source: Original
Genres: ComedyComedy, MagicMagic, FantasyFantasy, ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 7.431 (scored by 45854,585 users)
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Ranked: #17852
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Popularity: #4363
Members: 11,504
Favorites: 74
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Petite Princess Yucie follows the adventures of country-girl Yucie as she is admitted by chance to the prestigious Princess Academy, where the daughters of royalty and nobles attend to learn magic, dance, etiquette, defense, art and music.

There, she experiences many things in her quest to collect the "fragments" of the Eternal Tiara in hopes that she may become the legendary Platinum Princess, who is chosen every 1,000 years.

Yucie, along with the four other Princess candidates who are initially her rivals but are won over by her offer of friendship, must grow in heart--if not in height--to become worthy of the Tiara.

Yucie is a spunky heroine who is a genius of smiles, and who, despite her common lifestyle, is actually the daughter of a noble and former hero who has retreated from courtly life and lives in the countryside.

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Edit Opening Theme

"Egao no Tensai (えがおのてんさい, Genius of Smiles)" by Puchipurizu (ぷちぷりーず)

Edit Ending Theme

"Ienai kara (言えないから, Because I Cannot Say It)" by Youko Ishida

More reviewsReviews

Dec 18, 2007
Anomalous (All reviews)
Puchi Puri Yuushi, perhaps better known by its English title of Petite Princess Yucie, is a nice little series that is often overlooked for more popular shows, yet it’s just as deserving of attention. The story begins on Yucie’s first day of classes at the Princess Academy, a school for young girls from the five different worlds who want to become princesses or like princesses. The thing is, Yucie isn’t a young girl but a 17-year-old trapped in the body of one! When she finds out that one student will become the Platinum Princess and obtain one wish, however, her mind is made up to read more
Jan 5, 2009
Retro8bit (All reviews)
Okay, as a whole we are all different sizes in this world. Some big...some small...some average in height. Nobody really ever expects to remain the same height they were back when they were ten years old right? Well poor Yuushi, it seems like things didn’t quite work out for her in this department. "Puchi Puri Yuushi" takes place in a more mid-evil fairytale time, and comes with a lot of cuteness along with it!

Story: 8/10
Our story is all about a young girl named Yuushi (Yucie in America), she was found abandoned by her foster dad, who later finds out that this girl is different than read more
Feb 27, 2010
Prede (All reviews)
I'll let it be known upfront I am not a big fan of "magical girl" shows. Although I used to watch Sailor Moon when it aired on TV, I never really got into it. And although I watched some of Cardcaptors, when it aired on TV I really really hated it. So yeah was never big on the magical girl genre. I mean really a bunch of girls with magical powers, fighting bad guys with secret identities? Really? The power of love and good intentions defeating evil with ease, and lots of girly stuff abound. I think I'll pass. I am a dude after all. read more
Dec 12, 2019
Cyrus_kain (All reviews)
I have watched A LOT of different anime.... This show was a little slow to start but it was a great show that moved me! (There's maybe 20-30 anime titles that have done that for me out of hundreds and hundreds of titles!) This show is certainly an underrated title! If you like a wholesome,funny,magical, ( NOT as in magical girl!) and entertaining than i highly suggest this show! It was a true pleasure to watch! The animation could be a little better but that kind of thing rarely bothers me. The characters were fun and funny. The show as a whole has a charm read more

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