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Konchuu Monogatari Minashigo Hutch

Alternative Titles

English: The Adventures of Hutch the Honeybee
Synonyms: Insect Story: Honey Bee Hutch, Hutchi
Japanese: 昆虫物語みなしごハッチ


Type: TV
Episodes: 91
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 1970 to Dec 28, 1971
Premiered: Spring 1970
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Bandai
Licensors: Saban Entertainment
Source: Original
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.461 (scored by 884 users)
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Ranked: #60502
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Popularity: #7684
Members: 1,808
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Hutch is a small honeybee who got separated from his mom when his home was destroyed by invading wasps, and he now desperately wants to find her back. It's the beginning of an adventure that will make him meet all kinds of friendly insects who try to help him out, but unfortunately for most of them, they will not survive the end of the episode...

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kuri, Youko
Maeda, Toshiko
Nozawa, Masako


Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Episode Director
Kuri, Ippei
Episode Director, Series Production Director
Koyama, Takao
Shimazaki, Yuri
Theme Song Performance

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"Minashigo Hutch (みなしごハッチ)" by Yuri Shimazaki

Edit Ending Theme

"Mama wo Tazunete (ママをたずねて)" by Yuri Shimazaki

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Oct 25, 2017
BowlingJD (All reviews)
Strangely enough, this series has a long history with a sequel, remade movie in 2010, and a spinoff. The studio that made this was Tatsunoko Production, a long standing studio that is still in the industry today. Ippei Kuri, the man whom co-founded the studio, was the lead episode director and series production director worked along with another now-veteran anime industry man by the name of Yoshiuki Tomino or better known as the man behind all things Gundam. Unfortunately, at the time of this review only four known episodes of the show were able to be found. However, they really show off why the show read more


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