Pingu in the City

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: ピングー in ザ・シティ
English: Pingu in the City
German: Pingu in der Stadt
Spanish: Pingu en la Ciudad
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 7, 2017 to Mar 31, 2018
Premiered: Fall 2017
Broadcast: Saturdays at 09:20 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Other
Genre: ComedyComedy
Theme: AnthropomorphicAnthropomorphic
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 7 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.521 (scored by 2376023,760 users)
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Ranked: #65712
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3319
Members: 42,136
Favorites: 756

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Pingu and his family move from their small village to the big city; in which there are many people with many different occupations. The ever-curious Pingu tries to join them at their jobs, but his mischievous side gets the better of him and he ends up messing things up.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Iwasaki, Ryouta








Iwata, Naomi
Asai, Shingo
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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"PINGU A GO! GO!" by Ken Arai

Ending Theme

"Ride The Rainbow" by Ken Arai


Apr 6, 2018
Pingu in the City is an amazing show with plenty of laughs. The characters are charming and the humor is top notch. The mimicking of the claymation stayed true to the original concept and the lack of dialogue makes this a universally appealing anime with no language barrier. Pingu in the City is very episodic and realistically you could watch any episode in any order back to back as there isn't any real overarching story. This is a simple kids show and a great one at that. Very little shows can capture the charming, carefree nature of children as well as this did. I personally ...
Apr 4, 2018
Just imagine over several thousand of years had passed, the human race would have gone extinct ages ago, and the wildlife had taken control over once again, some form of life descended to earth, and discovered the Disney park, now wouldn't they think we human, the previous residents of earth were worshiping Micky mouse, regarding him as a mighty god? well, what would happen if they were to get a copy of the Pingu in the city series? now that would be something to be looking for, wouldn't it? but seriously guys, the series that emerged from our dark nature of memes, and gained most ...
Apr 18, 2018
Mixed Feelings
Review in brief:

Pingu’s surprise anime reboot, while a resounding hit with pre-established fans of the European claymation series, is difficult to recommend to newcomers despite being fairly entertaining in its own right. Though this short series provides simple fun, it’s a definitive step down from the older claymation seasons. That said, if you’re already a fan you’ll probably like Pingu in the City just fine.

Review in full:

Though this review is solely about Pingu in the City, it would be difficult to truly understand what’s right or wrong about it without looking back to its source. Originating from Switzerland in 1990, Pingu gained ...

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