Bananya: Fushigi na Nakama-tachi

Bananya and the Curious Bunch

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English: Bananya and the Curious Bunch
Japanese: ばなにゃ ふしぎななかまたち


Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 1, 2019 to Dec 24, 2019
Premiered: Fall 2019
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 07:30 (JST)
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Source: Original
Genres: Slice of LifeSlice of Life, ComedyComedy, KidsKids
Duration: 2 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.521 (scored by 34383,438 users)
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Ranked: #57102
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Popularity: #5300
Members: 7,677
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On a little planet live little creatures called "Bananyas." Come watch their daily lifes full of adventures and discoveries.


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Jan 5, 2020
Robinne (All reviews)
Whereas the first season of bananya was, although very refreshing, only a ccdct (cute cats doing cute things) its sequel, Bananya and the Curious Bunch, turns out much more ambitious than anyone could've expected it to be.

The first important thing to notice is that this time the story doesn't happen on Earth but on the bananyas original planet, the small moon !
As if it didn't think it was mind blowing enough, the very first scene of the first episode depicts the birth of the first bananya from the bananya tree, as if to challenge creationnism and the different religious practices exerced around the world.

The read more
Jul 23, 2020
Candy150 (All reviews)
I don't usually write reviews, but this season left me with a lot of questions about the lore of the Bananya extended universe. (This contains spoilers)

The show's first season explores Bananya's depression and the need to understand his own puzzling existence. In this season we get to see more of this existentialism and delve into the puzzling world that is Bananya's home planet. However, I'm here to talk about some of the questions this season left me with.

In episode 10, Bananya and Droopy-eared bananya find a globe. This is an exact replica of the "big round thing in the sky", which is earth. However, read more
Dec 28, 2019
LeoneMirajane (All reviews)

It was a new story. I never saw something like this in any Anime bevor and I like unique ideas. Don't expect a complex story. I was the most time like "What the heck?", but in a good way.

It was nice, but nothing special.

The same as at Art.

They where funny and some where really cute but they didn't have a complex personality.

It was a nice Anime for in-between, but not much more.

I have to say, I watched this season without seeing the first one. I only started watching it like this because I was curious because of the front image of the Anime. As I read more
Oct 12, 2020
StupidLameGuy123 (All reviews)
Bananya was good. This was good. Now I want a 3rd season, but I don't want to wait another 4 years for 13 episodes that last 3 minutes each. I wish there were more content, but I really liked what was there. Yeah it is a kids show,

[Spoiler warning]

Although does this really need spoilers?

Story 7/10
Charming. Funny. Entertaining. Interesting. Short. What's there to say about it? There's never anything deep or complicated and that's makes it nice.

Art 8/10
Basic but very cute and smol. The colours are full of life and it's nice to look at.

Sound 8/10
Happy music and lots of nya nya nya nya nya-ing. read more

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